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Digital Content Designer (Reg FT)
Community College of Allegheny County

Date Posted Dec. 23, 2019
Title Digital Content Designer (Reg FT)
University Community College of Allegheny County
Pittsburgh, PA, United States
Department Office of College Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Information Technology
    Graphic Design/Marketing

Digital Content Designer (Reg FT)

Campus: Office of College Services
Additional Information: This position will remain open until filled. However, in order to ensure consideration for an interview, please submit your completed application, cover letter and resume by no later than January 15, 2020. The College cannot guarantee that application materials received after this date will be considered or reviewed.
Benefits: CCAC offers an exceptional benefits package. Highlights include an excellent health plan with very low out-of-pocket expense network option, generous time off and holiday pay, a 403b retirement plan with up to 10% employer match or other options through the State's retirement defined benefit pension system, free employee parking, public service (student) loan forgiveness eligible employer, and employer paid benefits including group life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.

Salary Grade: Admin 13 - $46,989
Job Category: Administrators
Employment Type: Regular Full-Time
Job Slot: 5859
Job Open Date: 12/20/2019
Job Close Date:
General Summary: Responsible for creating engaging and attention-grabbing graphics and animations that will be shared on a college-wide digital signage system. Schedules, manages and publishes content on the digital signage platform in order to maximize viewership of content.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Digital Design, Communications, Marketing, Journalism or related field with at least two years experience in the following areas: digital content creation, digital photography, 2-D and 3-D graphics, animated media, interactive media, color theory, digital communications, graphic design, and digital art and design.

Proven results in developing and implementing digital communications and designing of content. Understanding of the digital media role within integrated communications. Proficiency using Adobe Creative Suite. Exceptional organization and time management skills. Attention to detail and ability to meet multiple deadlines while working in a fast-paced, multi-tasking environment.

This position will be required to report to any CCAC location to provide the necessary support.

Duties: 1. Generate high quality, engaging digital content that drives conversations through the creation of targeted, multi-media content from concept to execution for all platforms and audiences not limited to digital images, video, streaming media, information, animation, and integrations from other CCAC systems. 2. Schedule and manage content for college-wide distribution using centralized digital signage solution. This includes executing the editorial calendar, publication and expiration dates for signage in multiple locations. 3. Create, manage, organize and coordinate a content production calendar, increasing digital engagement. 4. Perform quality and brand standard checks on all content and keeps content timely and consistent. 5. Administer the digital signage platform; establish guidelines and protocols for centralized content management. 6. Collaborate with all CCAC users to determine the best approach to create communication solutions. 7. Develop and maintain partnership with Marketing personnel to ensure content is consistent with college standards and brands. 8. Provide communication, grammar, editing and marketing support as needed. 9. Maintain a library of content for digital signage system, including creation and management of reusable templates. 10. Thorough testing and quality assurance of standard offering of digital signage templates. 11. Exhibit a strong design understanding, and the ability to think conceptually and take concepts from development phase to execution. 12. Participate in professional development activities for professional growth and skill sets. 13. Participate in developing, implementing and maintaining an efficient workflow in a fast-paced content operation. 14. Conforms to all CCAC digital signage policies, processes, and procedures. 15. Demonstrate teamwork to help promote a one college culture. 16. Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Clearances: Current criminal record/child abuse clearances will be required if offered the position and in order to be employed at the College. The three clearances are Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance, Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Records Check, and Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) Criminal Background Check. The College has provided instructions on how to obtain these clearances and are available here.

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