Athletics - Creative Graphic Designer
Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.Job Description
Boston College is seeking a creative content producer for the Boston College Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. Reports to the Senior Associate AD for Communications, this position is responsible for the creative utilized for recruiting, visual and digital initiatives of the men's and women's basketball programs through the design and layout of various creative elements, including but not limited to recruiting graphics, social media graphics, photography and official and unofficial visit digital content. Role will provide much-needed creative design content for Boston College's men's and women's basketball programs and social media platforms in addition to providing some graphic design work for additional sports as assigned.
Concept, design and produce creative content for the men's and women's basketball programs.
Collaborate with communications department to ensure synergy between all parties.
Assist communications department with editing, developing, creating and implementing social media campaigns throughout the year
Coordinate, design, implement and execute photo shoots for prospective student-athletes
Help manage the men's and women's basketball creative assets.
Work with outside graphic and print vendors when necessary.
Recruit, train and oversee group of creative/ graphic design interns
Help develop, implement and manage the men's and women's basketball programs' digital brand, ensuring all digital elements have a consistent look and feel, from visual imagery to content tone and cadence.
Ensure that visual content is delivered to clients at sufficiently high speed and quality.
Working knowledge of and adherence to all University, ACC and NCAA rules and regulations
Follow established departmental policies and procedures for procurement of goods and services.
Ability to work events, nights, weekends and holidays.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in graphic design, video production, journalism, public relations, communications, sports management or related field. Experience in EFP/remote sports production, including equipment setup. Experience in producing sporting events and production experience for feature videos required.
Experience with a sports team
Advanced knowledge of non-linear editing (Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro preferred)
Experience with DSLR and Cinema-style cameras
Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects
Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Ability to handle multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines
Be creative, innovated and original
Pays attention to detail
Ability to work in independently and in groups is a must
Ability to work long hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:
- Tuition remission for Employees
- Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
- Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
- Low-Cost Life Insurance
- Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored 403b Retirement Plans
- Paid Holidays Annually
- Generous Sick and Vacation Pay
- Additional benefits can be found on https://www.bc.edu/employeehandbook
Boston College conducts background checks including education, and verifies COVID-19 vaccination as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.
Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at https://www.bc.edu/nondiscrimination.