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Sanford Health Graphic Designer - Foundation - Communications in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Graphic Designer | Foundation - Communications | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : Foundation - Communications - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Creates marketing communication solutions by conception, designing and producing print and digital materials, and other visual media, that effectively target specific donor segments and create strong relationships with donors and the public, supporting the brand image.

Produces various collateral, including advertisements, newsletters, brochures, forms, posters and other related projects for the Sanford Health Foundation. Possesses strong graphic, design knowledge, and demonstrates creativity in applying it. Exhibits outstanding skills in designated software. Displays thorough understanding and knowledge of the metaphors, archetypes and attributes of the Sanford Health Foundation and Sanford Health brands. Communicates effectively to a variety of clients.

Exhibits the ability to organize and achieve quality work in the creative team. Collaborates with Foundation teams in the evolution and production of an idea or design, and transforms it into visual presentations that communicate to a target audience. Demonstrates strong organizational skills in order to prioritize multiple requests. Possesses flexibility and understanding of time management, practicing it efficiently on a daily basis.

Displays effective verbal and written communication skills, effective team relationships and understands interdependent skill needs. Possesses vision and values compatible with the organization. Embraces systems thinking. Manages change skillfully. Understands a systems approach to problem solving and process improvement-involving staff. Remains knowledgeable on computer hardware and software and/or equipment advancements. Remains skillful in printing and graphics.


Use computer software to generate new images. Research new software or design concepts. Performs at least 2-3 concurrent activities without reducing productivity. Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer. Explains own role and responsibility within team. Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Web sites. Demonstrates the ability to speak, write and present clearly. Demonstrates the ability to improve on ways of doing things. Demonstrates fresh and compelling ideas in own work. Demonstrates a basic understanding of the concept of collaborative processes. Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts, based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts. Uses menus, toolbars, buttons and other basic GUI (graphic user interface) applications.


Bachelor's degree required, preferably from an accredited institution in graphic design, commercial art, industrial illustration, fine arts or a related field.

Two years graphic design experience required, preferably in an agency, corporate or non-profit setting.

Possess computer skills and proficiency in all aspects of computer-based graphic design including the ability to effectively and creatively utilize programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, QuarkXPress and Illustrator as well as remaining up-to-date on changes to similar programs in the graphic design industry.

Experience in digital photography and output, scanning, archiving, HTML/web site design, layout, printing production, phone manipulation, color, typestyles, composition and illustration preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing.

Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve.

We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth.

We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases.

We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities.

We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Marketing and Communications

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD05531