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We Are Hiring!

We are hiring for 2017-2018. All applications except art director are due April 8. Apply at Career Connections

Impact is Hiring!

The people of Impact are creators, doers, thinkers, and dreamers. Our creative team consists of students of all ages, majors, skills and backgrounds. And we want you to join us.

To apply, please visit the Career Connections Opportunities Board.

Applications Open!

Please contact us at impact@plu.edu or visit office hours with any questions!

As Art Director, your job is to act in a supporting role to the Business Director, connect clients and Impact employees, and provide innovative new ways to develop Impact as a brand.

Qualifications:

  • Junior or Senior
  • Strong graphic design and photography experience, video skills preferred but not required.
  • Proficient knowledge of Adobe Suite
  • Strong verbal/written communication
  • Experience working with clients, multitasking, creative management
  • Have held a leadership role at PLU or have sufficient knowledge of PLU.
  • Please email 5 portfolio pieces and a website link to impact@plu.edu.

The Digital Media Director is responsible for Impact’s image and presence on social media and the Impact website, as well as for developing new ways to brand Impact to the PLU community.

Qualifications:

  • Sophomore+
  • Strong graphic design skills, proficient experience with Adobe Suite
  • Clear communicator
  • Social Media experience (Facebook, Instagram, Tumblr), website management experience preferred (WordPress).
  • Self motivated, creative, quick learner
  • Videography experience preferred, but not required.
  • Please send 5 portfolio pieces of your work to impact@plu.edu, and if you have any previous social media or website management experience (i.e. managing a company/organization’s social media/website), please include a link.

As an Impact Designer, you will be responsible for creating innovative quality pieces of artwork to be distributed to the students of PLU through a variety of methods. Products and services include: poster, logo, and t-shirt design. You will also gain experience in working with clients.

Duties:

  • Artistically complete (at least) 1-2 creative projects each month assigned by Art Director
  • Manage client relationships via email and face-to-face design concepts meetings
  • Check and respond to emails on a 24 hour basis
  • Finish projects in a timely manner

Qualifications:

  • Enrolled at least as a part-time student (6+ credit hours) and will continue to be a student through May 31, 2017
  • Shall not be on academic or disciplinary probation
  • Proficient to advance experience with Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Organized and dependable
  • Clear, effective and constant communicator
  • Able to work independently and self-motivated

As Video Lead, you are responsible for the completion of all video projects, including filming and editing. You are expected to work with and be a resource for Video Associates.

Qualifications:

  • Sophomore +
  • Self-motivated, dependable, creative management, strong communicator
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, and Premiere
  • Experience with DSLR cameras, lights, microphones, and other staging equipment.
  • Please email 5 portfolio pieces to impact@plu.edu. At least three must be video work.

Video Associates are responsible for helping the Video Lead produce Impact videos, and when need arises, to take on projects themselves.

Qualifications:

  • Any year
  • Self-motivated, dependable, creative management, strong communicator
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, and Premiere is preferred.
  • Experience with DSLR cameras, lights, microphones, and other staging equipment.
  • Comfortable working with clients
  • Please email two portfolio pieces to impact@plu.edu, in addition to Career Connections application.

The Impact Photo Lead is responsible for the completion of all photo projects, including shooting, editing and packaging. They are also expected to manage and be a resource to Photo Associates.

Duties:

  • Manage all photo projects (with assistance of Business and Art Directors)
  • Manage Photo Associates in the production of photo assignments
  • Manage client relationships via email and face-to-face concept meetings
  • Check and respond to emails on a 24 hour basis
  • Be a learning resource

Qualifications:

  • Enrolled at least as a part-time student (6+ credit hours) and will continue to be a student through May 31, 2017
  • Shall not be on academic or disciplinary probation
  • Proficient to advanced experience with Adobe Photoshop (recommended: additional knowledge of Lightroom, Illustrator and InDesign)
  • Beneficial but not required: personal DSLR camera
  • Experience using DSLR cameras, lights and other staging equipment
  • Skills: self-motivation, dependability, creativity

As a Photo Associate, you are responsible for helping the Photo Lead complete all photography projects, including shooting and editing. You are expected to take on projects as distributed by Photo Lead or Art Director.

Qualifications:

  • Any year
  • Self-motivated, dependable, creative management, strong communicator, knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and photo editing.
  • Experience with DSLR cameras, lighting, and event photography.
  • Experience working with clients.
  • Please email 2 portfolio pieces to impact@plu.edu

The Weekly Flyer Editor is responsible for publishing the Weekly Flyer each week.

Qualifications:

  • Sophomore+
  • Organization, self motivated, creative, quick learner
  • Basic knowledge of InDesign, other Adobe products preferred but not required.
  • Experience with printers
  • Sense of humor

The Poster Distributor distributes posters twice a week and the Weekly Flyer every Monday morning.

Qualifications:

  • Any year
  • Time management, active communication skills, flexible, ability to work independently
  • Must be available to distribute the Weekly Flyer each Monday, and posters twice a week (approximately 5 hours per week).