Search for University Jobs in Staff & Non-Managerial Professionals

Job ID: 127679

Brand and Marketing Designer
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

Date Posted Aug. 14, 2019
Title Brand and Marketing Designer
University University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY, United States
Department Career Services
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professional Staff
  • Graphic Design/Marketing

Position Summary
The Brand & Marketing Designer will influence and design strategic communications for students, alumni, employer and campus partners to elevate the Career Services brand internally and externally.

  • Build and maintain website content, social media strategy/content, print/digital copy, video concepts/production, print publication design/production, email marketing as well as data collection to measure ROI of deployed tactics.
  • Maintain brand consistency and accessibility in accordance with ADA compliance across all platforms.
  • Implement a project scoping process, communication cycle timeline and plan that aligns with department strategic priorities.
  • Develop, recommend and execute strategies to enhance the University brand experience in collaboration with Student Life Marketing & Communications and University Communications.

The central University at Buffalo Career Services office seeks an experienced Brand & Marketing Designer to join a cross-disciplinary team focused on assisting the 29,000 undergraduate and graduate students see possibilities and seek opportunities in preparation for life after college.

University at Buffalo is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and, in keeping with our commitment, welcomes all to apply including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree.

Minimum of 1 year of professional experience in project management, communication and brand activation. Demonstrated experience managing digital content, brand and marketing activation. Results-oriented strategic and conceptual thinker thriving in a fast-paced environment. Strong project management, creative, communication skills. Detail-oriented and interpersonal skills are required. Since the department is comprised of cross-functional teams, an ability to work in a team setting is required. Demonstrated skills working with software products such as Adobe Creative Cloud, CMS and project management tools, spreadsheets and databases necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Advanced proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud
  • 2 years’ experience as a graphic designer
  • Web experience working in a content management system (CMS)

Physical Demands
Salary Range $42,651
Type Full-Time
Campus North Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants
Additional Information
Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor’s Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

Looking for a higher education job?