Dwight School is seeking a Design Director, beginning August 1, 2018, who will develop and maintain the Dwight brand and produces all print and web-based (static) materials; and develop creative briefs and design concepts to meet school objectives.
Graphic Design/Print, Digital/Online, Archive, and Visual Communications:
Produce a top-quality Dwight Today (2x per year) publication
Produce a top-quality Annual Report
Produce a top-quality parent calendar (in addition to Student Planner and internal calendars)
Produce a top-quality Spring Benefit Suite (printed collateral, web-based elements, and e-blasts)
Produce all other top-quality images/assets for Development, Riverside Campus, Summer Camp and Admissions departments
Serve as a consultant and oversee publication efforts of global and online campuses
Update various artwork (covers, headers, footers) to maintain Dwight School brand
Produce other top-quality materials for other departments as needed (including pamphlets, brochures, posters, handbooks, postcards, flyers, etc.)
Help format, print, and mail key letters and mailings to the community
Offer creative input and ideas for new publications that might be needed
Assist with photo shoots as needed
Contribute ideas and images for a visually-pleasing website for Dwight
Help produce slide presentations, and oversee proper management/archiving of photo and video assets
Help manage and design top-quality bulletin boards throughout the school
Help manage the overall system of visual communications, including photos, trophies, artwork, signage and other displays?
Requirements of the Position:
Bachelor’s degree in Design required
A minimum of three (3) years design experience required
Strong organizational and time management skills a must
Must be self-motivated and a team player
Excellent verbal and communication skills a must
Web and software application experience in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop. Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Powerpoint, Microsoft Word required
Must have the ability to prioritize and multi-task
Qualified candidates should submit resumes to Allison Feldman, Chief Innovation and Communications Officer, at email@example.com with the heading “Design Director.”
Dwight School’s goal is to achieve and maintain equal employment opportunities. It is also the policy of Dwight School to maintain a work environment free from discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran/military status, marital status or other status protected by federal or state law, with regards to any term or condition of employment.
About Dwight School
Dwight is dedicated to igniting the spark of genius in every child. Kindling their interests, we develop inquisitive, knowledgeable, self-aware, and ethical citizens who will build a better world.
To foster the next generation of global leaders who can thrive anywhere in the world.
Our Three Pillars
Dwight embraces the individuality of each learner, as no two students are the same. Dwight supports these student journeys through a robust academic curriculum and after-school programs. Dwight makes it a priority to focus on and develop each child’s spark of genius. Whether connecting a student with an exceptional mentor, designing tailor-made enrichment, crafting a special study abroad opportunity, or providing an innovative program or tutorial, Dwight recognizes and fosters each student’s gifts and talents.
Dwight’s community is a family of diverse individuals whose collective goal is to build a better world. The power of our learning environment is enhanced by connecting and valuing the different contributions and talents of all members. Through unlimited service, leadership, programmatic, and scholarship opportuni...ties, we inspire students to find their own unique paths to action.
Dwight’s mission, vision, and pillars extend globally across our network of schools and is supported by the International Baccalaureate ethos. Students develop a sense of themselves, as well as the world around them. Dwight opens students’ hearts and minds through challenges and opportunities, inviting students to build bridges within and between cultures.