Creative Director

VP of Marketing & Communication's Committee


Description:

The Creative Director will serve as a key member of the marketing team responsible for leading the development and execution of ASC’s creative vision, creative strategies and voice, messaging, and imagery to the Student Body, Faculty, and Community. Through a profound understanding of the George Fox Student and an acute perception of where trends are pointing, you will provide and assist with creative guidance, exceptional ideas and creative leadership. You will assemble, motivate and manage a small team of highly talented creative specialists who deliver exceptional graphics, photography, and film, expressed across print, web, mobile, events, social media and other new and emerging mediums. The expectation and challenge is to consistently be in a place of learning and growing.

Qualifications:

— Pursuing Degree in Design, Marketing, or related

— Experience in Branding with proven ability to incorporate creative principles

— Proven experience in art & design; creatively minded

— Demonstrated leadership ability to manage, lead, and inspire a team

— Presentation and speaking skills

— Flexible and adaptive

— Experience with directing multiple projects with competing resources and deadlines

— Computer proficiency (know Adobe Creative Suite)

— A passion for servant leadership

— A passion for learning and growing

Applicants must be full-time students ( minimum of 12 credit hours ) in good academic standing with George Fox University for the duration of the time they hold their position.

Responsibilities:

— Be a creative force within ASC as it relates to brand, event marketing, digital messaging, and imagery

— Collaborate closely with the VP of Marketing & Communications for creative direction

— Work with VP of Marketing & Communications and VP of Activities & Programs to ensure that only the best ideas are implemented and consistent strategies are applied

— Innovate fresh new initiatives to keep the George Fox ASC brand vibrant, relevant and exciting

— Help direct the creative function so the environment, culture, team, capabilities, tools, process,

 expectations, work style and other elements support the strategic goals and brand of ASC

— With oversight of the Graphic Design team, you will develop design briefs, process and strategies that ensure creative excellence and compelling communication that meet ASC objectives

— You’ll ensure consistency and quality meets all ASC brand design and creative standards.

— Your responsibilities will include team building, mentoring and coaching staff and direct reports, budget management

— Meet with creative team ( graphic designers ) once a week

— Meet with VP of Marketing & Communications once a week

References:

Please have one reference form filled out by student leader on campus, one reference form by a peer, and one reference form by a George Fox faculty. If student is a freshman then one reference from a past teacher, mentor, or employer will suffice.

Time Commitment:

10-15 hours weekly (including nights and weekends)

Honorarium:

Inquire at the ASC offices for stipend information.