Web Designer

Loyola University Chicago

About Us:

Founded in 1870, Loyola University Chicago is one of the nation’s largest Jesuit, Catholic universities, with nearly 16,000 students.

Nearly 10,000 undergraduates hailing from all 50 states and 82 countries call Loyola home. The University has four campuses: three in the greater Chicago area and one in Rome, Italy, as well as course locations in Beijing, China; Saigon-Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam; Vernon Hills, Illinois (Cuneo Mansion and Gardens); and a Retreat and Ecology Campus in Woodstock, Illinois. The University features 10 schools and colleges, including the Quinlan School of Business, Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing, Stritch School of Medicine, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Communication, School of Continuing and Professional Studies, School of Education, School of Law, School of Social Work, and Graduate School.

Consistently ranked a top national university by U.S. News & World Report, Loyola is also among a select group of universities recognized for community service and engagement by prestigious national organizations like the Carnegie Foundation and the Corporation for National and Community Service.


Position Details

Web Designer
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reporting to the Associate Director of Digital Communications, the Web Designer will manage Graduate & Professional Enrollment webpages supporting strategic enrollment goals.
  • Employ best practices in web design.
  • Partner with members of Enrollment Marketing and University Marketing Communications to ensure all style content and messaging is in brand with University standards.
  • Primary staff member writes, publish, modify and maintain web content for University’s centralized graduate recruitment website.
  • Design and construct emails, and digital marketing pieces to support GPEM recruitment and enrolment efforts. Implement design requests and update on-going site graphics.
  • Apply user interface/experience principles to design, maintain, and modify the GPEM website(s) and related links and pages to ensure that they are easy to understand, navigate and use.
  • Work with Enrollment Marketing and schools to coordinate design and production of print and digital communications, including collateral materials, direct mail publications, web content, email marketing campaigns, videos and social media messaging.
  • Performs other duties, tasks and assignments as required.

Minimum Education and/or Work Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree and two to four years of experience in design/marketing environment with a significant focus on Web projects and Web programming. 
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Art, Web Design, or related field. 
  • 2 + years of experience developing web pages in corporate, educational, or freelance environment.

Computer Skills:

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and other visual design tools. 
  • Working knowledge of current (HTML, CSS, scripting) and emerging technologies.

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