Reporting to the Chief Communications Officer of University Marketing and Communications (UMC), the Art Director serves as an integral member of the UMC leadership team. UMC has a high performing culture that supports the outstanding work of our faculty and students and helps tell the story of this unparalleled institution. He/she will manage a group of highly talented designers across specific visual communications programs and/or projects. The position requires both a strong manager with proven hands-on experience directing other designers, as well as recent hands-on design expertise in print and digital media. The incumbent will have comprehensive responsibility for the visual identity of UW Oshkosh in support of the University's integrated marketing and communication strategy.
The position works closely with senior leadership, academic departments, contractors, and external constituents to provide project direction and expertise related to "brand" UW Oshkosh, design trends, brand integration and will take a lead in the adaptation of new design techniques and resources.