Art Director, The Penn Stater Magazine

  • Job Description:
    Art Director, The Penn Stater Magazine Job # 37894 The Penn Stater magazine seeks a talented graphic designer to art direct and design a bimonthly, full-color, 80- to 96-page alumni magazine with a circulation of 169,000. Responsibilities include identifying, making assignments to, and cultivating relationships with photographers and illustrators; working collaboratively with the editorial staff; helping plan future issues; working closely with the prepress vendor; and supervising a full-time graphic designer.  The magazine staff is creative and committed to producing one of the best magazines of its kind; The Penn Stater has won numerous national awards for writing, design, photography, and illustration.  Magazine experience strongly preferred.  Also essential are a thorough knowledge of four-color process, color correction, prepress, and printing; a sophisticated sense of typography, photography, and illustration; and proficiency in the Adobe CS5 package (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) for the Mac.   The ability to prioritize and manage a workload under deadline pressure is essential. The successful candidate must also demonstrate a genuine appreciation for working with diverse audiences. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher plus eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. To apply to job 37894 visit: http://apptrkr.com/298530 Penn State is committed affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. jeid-46cb5f21dac7f492b46c99d5c916661c
  • Position: Art Director
  • City: Other
  • Region: Northeast
  • Duration: Full-time
  • About Our Company: Pennsylvania State University
  • Company: Pennsylvania State University
  • How to Apply: http://apptrkr.com/298530
  • Job Requirements: Art Director, The Penn Stater Magazine Job # 37894 The Penn Stater magazine seeks a talented graphic designer to art direct and design a bimonthly, full-color, 80- to 96-page alumni magazine with a circulation of 169,000. Responsibilities include identifying, making assignments to, and cultivating relationships with photographers and illustrators; working collaboratively with the editorial staff; helping plan future issues; working closely with the prepress vendor; and supervising a full-time graphic designer.  The magazine staff is creative and committed to producing one of the best magazines of its kind; The Penn Stater has won numerous national awards for writing, design, photography, and illustration.  Magazine experience strongly preferred.  Also essential are a thorough knowledge of four-color process, color correction, prepress, and printing; a sophisticated sense of typography, photography, and illustration; and proficiency in the Adobe CS5 package (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) for the Mac.   The ability to prioritize and manage a workload under deadline pressure is essential. The successful candidate must also demonstrate a genuine appreciation for working with diverse audiences. Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree or higher plus eight years of related experience, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. To apply to job 37894 visit: http://apptrkr.com/298530 Penn State is committed affirmative action, equal opportunity and the diversity of its workforce. jeid-46cb5f21dac7f492b46c99d5c916661c
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