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JOB: Web / Graphic Design Assistant position at the NYU Wasserman Center

Campus job at the NYU career center.

WEB / GRAPHIC DESIGN ASSISTANT POSITION at the NYU Wasserman Center for Career Development

The Wasserman Center for Career Development at NYU is looking for a Web / Graphic Design Assistant to work 15-20 hours per week in our office, contributing to the design and maintenance of our office’s website as well as occasional work in producing graphics/images for our print publications. This is a student-worker position opening in our office, and we’re looking for a talented student with strong web and graphic design skills for the role.

This job deals with the design elements of the Wasserman Center website;  Photoshop and Illustrator and Dreamweaver are used daily. Flash and CSS coding are used less frequently, but are a must. There are some dynamic elements to our site, so familiarity with javascript, or experience with database development (using ASP/PHP, SQL etc.) is a major plus.

The right candidate will be able to:

a) Take a handout or sketch and turn it into a web page or eye-catching printed material.

b) Create and Edit HTML/Javascript based web-forms and have them capture and display data stored in databases

c) Develop creative ways of making our site more dynamic, user-friendly, and visually appealing.

Knowledge and familiarity with PhotoshopDreamweaver, and HTML coding, as well as some familiarity with CSS

Flash is less frequently, but knowledge of is a plus. There are some dynamic elements to our site, so familiarity with javascript, or experience with database development (using ASP/PHP, SQL etc.) is a major plus.

At the Wasserman Center, we take pride in striving to have the most dynamic print and web content at NYU. We’re constantly seeking ways to make our services more accessible and interactive; utilizing the latest web technologies and design tools. Working at the Wasserman Center will enable you to creatively build your professional portfolio, and develop new skills and tools as you progress through your program.  As a bonus, you’ll be working with a team of career experts who can assist you in your own professional and career development. We’re conveniently located in the Palladium building, right off of Union Square and above the Palladium Gym. We offer a flexible work schedule to accommodate your academic needs.

– Must be a currently matriculated NYU Student
– FEDERAL WORK STUDY recipients preferred
– Strong knowledge of HTML / CSS
– Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator
– Comfortable with Dreamweaver
– PHP/ASP coding experience desirable
– Must be familiar with Macs (specifically OS X) and PC operating systems
– Flash is a plus
– Flexible, detail oriented, able to work independently and in collaboration with others

Submit resume, cover letter, and URL to any samples of previous web-design work to Christopher Thunberg via e-mail at

Additional information
Locations :     New York, NY, United States
Percentage travel :     No Travel
Position starts :     Immediately
Hours :     10-20
Openings available :     1
Salary range :     Competitive and negotiable hourly rate
Work Types :     Part Time, On-Campus Work Study, Fall, Winter, Spring, On-Campus Non Work Study, Summer