Junior Designer

The PSU Center for Entrepreneurship seeks a Junior Graphic Designer to provide graphic design and administrative support for the Center for Entrepreneurship communications and development. Reporting to the Director of Student Innovation, the Junior Graphic Designer will work with the Center for Entrepreneurship staff to assist in creating compelling communications pieces for PSU Center for Entrepreneurship Internal and external audiences; and will assist in building relationships with alumni, students, and faculty to advance the Center’s vision of partnership, access, and community engagement.

Design and edit communication pieces, including newsletters, postcards, flyers, social media-ready assets, digital signage, and video editing.
Provide clerical support for development activities
Provide support for PSU Center for Entrepreneurship events
Support social media (especially Facebook, Twitter, Instagram) by providing photographs, ideas, posts, etc.
Provide occasional administrative support and back-up to Program Managers and Director of Student Innovation.
Other duties as assigned

Proficient in graphic design, preferably in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, and After Effects.
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Proficient in MS Word and Excel
Must be conscientious, detail-oriented, and a creative problem solver
Interested in communications, marketing, development, alumni relations, social media, or similar
Photography skills or interest helpful

Must be PSU student. Prefer sophomore, junior, or senior standing or graduate student
Maintain the minimum credit hours each term/be eligible to be a student employee

Starting at $15.00 an hour (depending on experience), 19 hours a week
Portland State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

To Apply:


Send a cover letter, resume, and a list of two references, as well as graphic design samples/portfolio, to barraza@pdx.edu, noting “Junior Designer Search” in the subject line. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until finalists are identified.