Livability Media, a division of Journal Communications Inc., is seeking a Senior Graphic Designer to join the creative team. The ideal candidate is a highly collaborative, adaptable, creative thinker with equal parts innovation and execution.
Design, layout and production for multiple print products, including lifestyle magazines, travel guides and marketing materials, as well as other miscellaneous print and digital assets
Maintain clean and efficient templates
Work closely with Content and Photography teams to plan the visual direction of the products, create shot lists, and secure available and appropriate imagery, calling and emailing sources when necessary
Coordinate editorial changes with content team; make layout adjustments with great attention to detail
Support client relationships by ensuring execution of client needs and objectives
Create press-ready files for printing, according to vendor specifications
Complete tasks as assigned by Editor or Creative Director
Miscellaneous design projects
3-5 Years experience in Publication Design
BFA in Graphic Design or related degree
Strong typographic selection, color theory and page composition skills
Problem solving and decision-making skills
Strong conceptual thinking
Ability to take direction
Ability to meet tight deadlines and juggle multiple projects
Excellent communication, planning and time-management skills
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (inDesign, photoshop, illustrator, bridge)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Experience with Illustration/Infographics a plus.
Send cover letter, resume and link to portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.