Design and produce graphic projects such as print and online publications, brochures, posters, signs, educational information and materials, logos, advertisements, maps, illustrations, displays, videos, slideshows, electronic presentations and other promotional materials
Research, prepare and execute graphic design work by gathering information and materials from various constituents across campus.
Communicate collaboratively to formulate compelling visual messages that conform to the existing framework.
Complete projects by coordinating with outside vendors including printers, agencies, photographers etc.
Willingness to stay current with design trends and specs for social media and other emerging applications
Act as a brand advocate, ensuring all products reflect the Shorecrest brand character and meet established brand standards
Advise Marketing & Communications department on acquisition of videography, photography and design equipment, including software
Organizes and manages storage system for graphic files, including logos, photography, videos and art
Maintains the organizational style and usage guide
Keep abreast of new developments and technology in the multimedia field
Performs other duties as assigned by the Marketing team
Two (2) years of college-level training in graphic design, photography, videography, or related field. Bachelor's degree or equivalent preferred.
Two (2) years professional experience in graphic design or related field.
Experience working with brand standards, designing digital materials for print, video and web materials for marketing campaigns.
Design Skills: Generate creative solutions; translate concepts and information into images; use feedback to modify designs; apply design principles; demonstrate attention to detail;
Demonstrated ability to use various software on Mac OS X: Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.), Google Drive, and video creation/editing. Knowledge of word-processing, spreadsheet, and database software. Experience with Quark a plus.
Ability to communicate effectively with school representatives, parents, students, alumni, donors and representatives from the business community. Professional experience in an academic environment preferred.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to prioritize, manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines
Previous experience with web design and content management administration will help bolster this person’s contributions to the team - bringing new ideas and examples of what other groups are doing successfully. Experience with WordPress a plus.
Experience with Mailchimp and Canva a plus.
Able to use basic office equipment
Committed to inclusion and issues of social justice and equity
Physical Requirements and Work Environment
Works in a very involved and busy environment dealing with a wide variety of challenges, deadlines and a varied and diverse array of contacts
Generally works in standard office conditions and climate. May work at a desk and computer for extended periods of time
About Shorecrest Preparatory School
Founded in 1923, Shorecrest is one of the oldest independent schools in Florida serving approximately 950 students from PK to Grade 12. Last year, more than 60% of its graduates matriculated to universities outside the state of Florida. Its curriculum is challenging and offers students multiple opportunities for advanced study through its extensive AP program, advanced elective offerings, and an Independent Study option. St. Petersburg is a vibrant and growing city, named as one of the world’s most attractive small cities for art. It has a lively downtown, abuzz with outdoor concerts and markets, and it is within minutes of some of the most beautiful beaches in the country.
Shorecrest Preparatory School welcomes candidates for admission or employment, regardless of age, race, culture, gender, sexual orientation, religion, socio-economic status, national or ethnic origin, and does not discriminate on the basis of any category protected by law in the administration of any of its programs.