University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Communications and Public Relations 286

STUDENT GRAPHICS/ILLUSTRATION ASSISTANT

Assists faculty and staff with graphics and illustration projects. May be required to:

  • Assist in the creation and design of materials for use in journals, newsletters, brochures, leaflets, posters, advertising, web visuals, and other publications
  • Utilize photographs, illustrations, multiple overlay, various types, and 4-color designs, to assist in creating page layouts, logos, illustrations, and match prints for commercial offset printing
  • Prepare rough sketches, final sketches, charts, 3-D graphics, web graphics, and other original art work
  • Complete illustrations in pen, ink, or utilizing applications such as Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
  • Assist in multiple page layouts utilizing computer applications (e.g., InDesign, DreamWeaver, Flash)
  • Work with faculty and staff to answer graphic design and illustration questions
  • Attend training sessions and staff meetings
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed

Requirements:

  • Good working knowledge of related computer-based design applications (e.g., Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Flash)
  • Ability to adhere to deadlines
  • Customer service and communication skills