For more than 150 years, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC) has been a leader in educating the world’s most influential artists, designers and scholars. Located in downtown Chicago with a fine arts graduate program consistently ranking among the top four graduate fine arts programs in the nation by U.S. News and World Report, SAIC provides an interdisciplinary approach to art and design as well as world-class resources, including the Art Institute of Chicago museum, on-campus galleries and state-of-the-art facilities. SAIC’s undergraduate, graduate and post-baccalaureate students have the freedom to take risks and create the bold ideas that transform Chicago and the world—as seen through notable alumni and faculty such as Michelle Grabner, David Sedaris, Elizabeth Murray, Richard Hunt, Georgia O’Keeffe, Cynthia Rowley, Nick Cave, and LeRoy Neiman.
Digital Communications Manager serves to maintain the Film Center’s digital presence via website, social media, graphics, and ads. Works as part of a team with the Executive Director and the Coordinator of Media & Community Engagement to develop short and long-term promotional plans for the GSFC informed by data. The role is intimately involved with the development of marketing campaigns and responsible for creating the associated art, design, and copy layout to deliver visually engaging concepts both digital and in some instances print that reflect the Gene Siskel Film Center (GSFC) brand. A primary responsibility of the Digital Communications Manager is managing and maintaining the GSFC website.