Job openings at Boise State

Boise State University has a few creative/marketing/communications-related job openings worth mentioning:

Director, Creative Services, Post-Production

Join Boise State’s talented team of creative services professionals as a Director of Creative Services (Post-Production) in Athletics. This position will be responsible for overseeing the video post-production needs across all varsity sports and supporting areas, including the management and oversight of digital content creation for the purposes of revenue generation and overall marketing of the department. Strong technological and innovative abilities are vital. This position will also act as the primary contact for any post-production needs of Bronco Football and will be in charge of production shoots, including intro videos and specialty features.

Creative Services Manager

Join our team at Boise State University as a Creative Services Manager! As a manager in our Communications and Marketing department, you’ll lead a team of creative professionals in producing high-quality graphic designs, photography, videography, and written content for both print and digital media. With your strategic mindset and leadership experience, you’ll balance leading and doing through management of workflow, assignments, and strategy while ensuring brand compliance and driving innovative marketing campaigns. If you’re ready to make an impact in a dynamic environment and collaborate with talented individuals, apply now to elevate our creative direction to new heights!

Associate Director, Advancement Communications & Marketing

University Advancement is growing! Join Boise State’s talented team of development professionals as our Associate Director for Advancement Communications & Marketing. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of creating the best culture of philanthropy and alumni engagement of any public university in the country!

Full details about each position, how to apply, and other relevant information can be found in the respective job listing links.

Client-side job opening: Creative Services Manager

Update: We got word recently that this position has been filled.

Blue Cross of Idaho has an opening for a Creative Services Manager. From the job listing posted on the Idaho Ad Agencies job board:

To determine the best ways for BCI to visually represent the companys identity online, in print, on posters and in all graphic executions, involving development of high-level concepts for design projects. Work with internal and external clients, pitching designs, and understanding client needs. Recruit and manage third party design firms and internal design resources.

Ability to:
Storyboard or translate ideas to designers and develop innovative motion graphics solutions
Lead projects from concept to completion. Apply best practices in user interface and interactive design, including image optimization and site mapping
Make evaluative judgments
Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
Train and provide lead responsibilities to more junior employees, to include organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments

In reading through the job description – and between the lines a bit – this position appears to be part account manager, part project manager, and a hint of creative director all lumped into one nebulous job.

Full details about the position and how to apply are available here.