The Air Force Academy Athletic Corporation located in Colorado Springs, Colorado is looking for the ideal candidate for the position of : Air Force Football Lead Graphic Designer.
The Lead Designer will be responsible for designing graphic products for email, hard mail, and social media campaigns and promotional materials such as posters, cards, brochures and multiple advertising mediums used by Air Force Football & Air Force Athletics. Applies brand guideline specifications and ensures consistency on quality during design and production. Candidate is expected to work collaboratively with all stakeholders (marketing, ticketing, coaches, recruiting coordinators, development, etc.) to ensure the overall AFAAC mission is promoted appropriately through the social media and graphic design efforts. Primary responsibilities are with the execution of marketing and promotions targeting football recruiting efforts; however, ancillary efforts for overall AFAAC efforts may, at times, be required. Reports directly to the Director, Football Video and Creative Operations and may be required to perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, computer design, marketing, graphic design, business, communication or a related field is required. Minimum 1-2 years of related work experience in a Division I collegiate athletics marketing office or other related field is preferred. Candidate must have strong organizational, verbal, writing, time management skills and interpersonal skills. Candidate must have the ability to work independently as well as collaborate with other business units. High computer literacy with strong skills and knowledge of social media usage is required. Creative design experience with all Adobe Cloud design products. Also any creative video background will be valued for this position. Scope of job may require evening and weekend hours, and travel. Must be authorized to work in the U.S. and successfully pass a background investigation.
Air Force Academy Department of Intercollegiate Athletics
The AFAAC is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization that supports and manages all of the Air Force Academy's athletics fundraising programs while also providing assistance with coaching, recruiting, ticketing, logistics and sports conference objectives. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in employment on any basis including race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.