Visual Communications Designer

State Of Wisconsin Madison , WI 53706

Posted 3 months ago

This position serves as the agency lead in visual communications design. The position will develop a set of branding and creative direction standards for all multimedia projects and work with divisions and teams through DCF to build understanding and capacity in using those elements to create effective communication materials. The position will develop and manage a video production process, overseeing creative design, planning, capture, and editing of video work. The position will also manage production of digital materials, and work in collaboration with the forms management staff to ensure compliance for all print materials. Finally, this position will serve as the lead for the agency in the development and provision of user-design and user-interface support for all multimedia, with a focus on ensuring compliance with accessibility requirements through training and support of staff in divisions across the agency.

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Special Notes: Due to the nature of the position, final candidates may be required to allow DCF to conduct a security background check to determine whether the circumstances of any pending charges or convictions would be substantially related to the job being filled.

Applicants must be legally entitled to work in the United States (i.e., a citizen or national of the U.S., a lawful permanent resident, an alien authorized to work in the U.S. without DCF sponsorship. The Department of Children and Families does not sponsor visas, either at time of hire or at any later time.

Please address the following in your cover letter and/or resume:

Minimally qualified applicants will have professional work experience in the following:

  • Video production experience (planning, capturing, editing, etc.)

  • Graphic design experience

  • Experience implementing visual style/branding

Well-qualified applicants will have:

  • Experience leading or managing video/graphic design projects

  • Experience with video graphic animation

  • Experience with user design/experience and content accessibility (CWAG/ADA compliance)

  • Experience working with Adobe software

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Visual Communications Designer

State Of Wisconsin