Graphic Designer

Position: Graphic Designer

Description: The candidate will act as a visual storytelling that engages, informs, and inspires potential students and clients. We are looking for a highly creative graphic designer who can take conceptual ideas and create visual representations, both in print and electronic media, including illustrations, logos, layouts, and photos. You will be the one to shape the visual aspects of websites, marketing collateral, social media posts, events and more. Our ideal candidate will have expert knowledge of creative design software and be skilled with every step of the design process from concept to the final deliverable. Collaborating with multiple teams, the graphic designer should be able to take direction from written or spoken ideas and convert them into a design that connects. The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of branding and marketing, with the ability to vary style and layouts depending on the project.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate, brainstorm, and strategize with the team for a wide range of materials that may include web pages, presentations, signage, internal communication, newsletters, marketing materials and other visual representations of the brand
  • Translate strategic direction into high-quality design within an established brand identity
  • Develop concepts and execute original content based on project brief, taking into consideration ideal usage of color, text, font style, imagery, and layout
  • Update and maintain internal databases of designs, photography, and video
  • Obtain input from management, ensure designs meet organizational standards and brand expectations, express ideas accurately, and represent the company or client appropriately

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, art, or similar discipline
  • Exceptional creativity and innovative design skills
  • 5+ years’ experience (academic and professional) with design software, including Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, etc.
  • Experience in photography and video editing is a plus
  • Proven experience with graphic design, with a strong portfolio of work
  • Team player with good communication skills (Khmer and English)
  • Organizational and time-management skills for meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment

About AUPP

The American University of Phnom Penh is a private university with a non-profit mission, founded using the supportive guidance and initiative of experienced American educators. Our founders aspire to provide high-quality education to every student in Cambodia and across the Asian region from its operation within the cultural heart of Southeast Asia.

In 2021, AUPP has continued its rapid growth. There are now seven undergraduate programs, and an MBA program. We are also proud to be the only university in Cambodia to provide accredited international degrees through our dual-degree programs enabled by the generous efforts of our partner institutions: the University of Arizona, and Fort Hays State University.

Working at AUPP

AUPP offers a unique working environment with scholars from Cambodia and overseas alike. Our remuneration scheme has attracted many experienced faculty and staff members from the U.S., Canada, the U.K., and various other global regions. Our students’ growth is our main motivation.

In 2017, we moved into our new state-of-the-art campus located in the northern Phnom Penh, the robust capital of Cambodia. The city, as well as Cambodia in general, is not only known for its rich history and culture, but also for its friendly people.

Whether you are a young scholar seeking to build your academic career, a veteran educator looking for ways to contribute, or anything between, AUPP will provide a supportive environment where you can succeed while contributing to the human resources development of Cambodia. Furthermore, AUPP offers a competitive benefits package which includes round-trip airfare (conditions apply), a free visa, free work permit, and a subsidized international healthcare plan.

More about AUPP at www.aupp.edu.kh

To Apply

To apply, please submit the following documents to the Human Resources Office via [email protected]:

  • Cover letter.
  • CV, including a clear highlight of current occupation and a list of three references.
  • Copy of your national ID card or current passport information page.
  • Copy of the highest and/or most relevant degree(s) and the corresponding transcripts. (Unofficial transcripts suffice for this stage.)

We would appreciate it if you could use the designation: “[Graphic Designer] – Applicant Full Name” in the subject line.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. Inquiries can be directed to the email provided.

Application Information

Contact:
Human Resources Officer
Office of Human Resources
American University of Phnom Penh

Email Address:
[email protected]