Colorado State University Libraries
Morgan Library, Fort Collins, CO
Join Our Team: Graphics Design and Exhibits Coordinator, Colorado State University
CSU Libraries seeks a highly collaborative individual as a Graphics Design and Exhibits Coordinator. The individual in this position will be a valuable member of the Communications unit. The Graphic Design & Exhibits Coordinator will help enhance sense of belonging and cultural relevancy in library spaces by managing signage, art and exhibits, in close collaboration with library staff and campus partners. The position will also help enhance access to public service points and resources by regularly assessing and improving internal signage throughout the Morgan Library. The position will sometimes provide graphic design support for websites, social media and other digital projects as needed.
Required Job Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in art, marketing, design, library science, museum studies, or related field
- Two years of professional experience in galleries, libraries, archives, museums or related field
- Experience with graphic design software, such as Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
To ensure full consideration, applications must be received by 11:59 pm (MT) on 07/31/2023.
To apply, visit: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/130484
CSU is an EO/EA/AA employer and conducts background checks on all final candidates.
Benefits & Additional Compensation Info
Colorado State University is committed to providing employees with a strong and competitive benefits package that supports you, your health, and your family. Visit CSU’s Human Resources website for detailed benefit plan information for eligible employees in the following University benefit areas:
https://hr.colostate.edu/hr-community-and-supervisors/benefits/benefits-eligibility/ and https://hr.colostate.edu/prospective-employees/our-perks/.
To see the value of CSU benefits in addition to wages, visit our compensation calculator – https://hr.colostate.edu/total-compensation-calculator/.
Additional Info & Requirements
The Graphic Design & Exhibits Coordinator will help enhance sense of belonging and cultural relevancy in library spaces by managing signage, art and exhibits, in close collaboration with library staff and campus partners. The position will also help enhance access to public service points and resources by regularly assessing and improving internal signage throughout the Morgan Library. The position will sometimes provide graphic design support for websites, social media and other digital projects as needed.
We are aware that some people are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every qualification in the job description including the preferred qualifications. We are most interested in finding the best candidate for the job and recognize that a successful candidate may come from a less traditional career trajectory, such as having skills and abilities gained outside a classroom context, or an equivalent skill set. We encourage you to apply, even if you don’t believe you meet every one of our preferred qualifications.
The Colorado State University Libraries is the heart of learning and research on campus, connecting curious minds to vital information and knowledge. The library system includes a primary library, Morgan Library, and a branch library in CSU’s Veterinary Teaching Hospital. The Libraries’ mission is to curate inclusive collections and provide equitable access to materials and services critical to student success, research brilliance, and community engagement. The Libraries employs approximately 80 faculty and staff and 100 student employees who collaborate to meet the informational needs of users in the Libraries’ physical and digital spaces.
The CSU Libraries is committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and social justice. As part of a land grant university built on indigenous lands, we are mindful of our history and recognize that equity and social justice work requires intention, persistence, and humility. We believe that improving equity and enacting social justice—among our staff, in our services, in our spaces, and in our communities—is a guiding star toward a better future.
The CSU Libraries’ Communications team oversees a wide range of marketing and communications activities that support the Libraries’ strategic goals and priorities. Areas of responsibility include public relations, internal communications, social media, branding, and exhibits.
External Job Ad
Libraries Human Resources - ATTN: Graphics Design & Exhibit Coordinator