Jr Graphic Designer/Production Artist

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Vitamin T client/non profit is looking for a Jr Designer/Production artist to assist on-site for a few months. Assist the Creative Director with a variety of design projects in the Publications Department.

JOB DETAILS:

1. Design and perform production for all publications. Make design and editorial corrections after setting copy has been provided. Create designs according to press specifications and branding guidelines.

2. Assist with other marketing type materials including brochures, banners, posters, etc.

3. Update Creative Director and Senior Designer on all progress of design/production tasks.

4. Research and order stock photography and illustrations as needed. Work with photo editor to correspond with stock photo agencies, illustrators and freelance photographers to purchase printing rights for these images.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and task satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

1. Bachelors Degree in Graphics Design/Production.

2. 1+ years of experience in graphic design with emphasis on production design.

3. Expert knowledge of Adobe CS5, and strong understanding of design and typographic principles. Proficient working in a Mac OS X environment.

4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills, attentive to detail, able to juggle multiple projects and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment.