Job- University of Washington’s Henry Art Gallery (WA): Graphic Designer
Deadline: August 16th, 2019 (Applications received by August 2nd will be given priority consideration)
The Henry Art Gallery is accepting applications for a Graphic Designer. The ideal candidate will have an inventive visual style that can respond to and carry out the Henry’s brand and identity.
Extensive project management and production experience are required, as well as experience working in collaborative teams, the ability to work quickly and to bring creativity to the task at hand, and a desire to produce high-quality, clear, creative work that consistently reflects the Henry’s position as an innovator and catalyst for artistic inquiry. The Graphic Designer serves as the institutional expert on maintaining and evolving our visual identity and acts as a resource for the entire Henry staff on design issues.
The individual should have the ability to meet all production and installation deadlines, manage the deadlines of their department, and work within a balanced budget for each project. The Graphic Designer reports to the Associate Director of Marketing & Communications, works directly with the greater External Relations team, and collaborates closely with the curatorial team on exhibitions and programming graphic design needs.
Pay is competitive and depends upon experience; comprehensive benefits, including medical/dental/vision insurance, an employee assistance program, life insurance, long term disability, retirement savings plan with automatic employer contributions, generous time off benefits, and affiliate status with the University of Washington (allows discounted commuter benefits, and full access to all UW libraries and workout facilities), and more.
The position is .9 FTE, general schedule Tuesday through Friday (the museum is completely closed on Mondays).
PDF link for responsibilities, qualifications, and how to apply: Graphic Designer
Website link: https://henryart.org/about/opportunities
About: The Henry Art Gallery is the art museum of the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, USA. Located on the west edge of the university’s campus along 15th Avenue N.E. in the University District, it was founded in February, 1927, and was the first public art museum in the state of Washington.