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ArtsWestchester, Inc. | White Plains, NY
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ArtsWestchester, Inc.


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Published 22 days ago

Start Date

October 1, 2019

Application Deadline

September 20, 2019

Salary

Mid-$30k's depending on experience


ArtsWestchester is looking for a highly talented full-time, in-house graphic designer. The ideal candidate will work to bring the organization’s brand to life in print and on the web with imagination and fresh ideas. The Graphic Designer will join a Communications & Marketing team and will need to have the ability to multi-task, meeting production deadlines and marketing goals. Our department works to promote arts programs including: exhibitions, fundraisers, arts advocacy initiatives and also publishes a monthly arts newspaper. We are looking for a designer who can approach the position with creativity, innovation and imagination. The position will collaborate with one in-house graphic designer and report to the Director of Marketing.

If you have a passion for the arts and want to work in a dynamic, creative environment alongside a talented crew, send us your resume and portfolio and let us know why you would like to work at ArtsWestchester.

Major Responsibilities:

-        Work within the ArtsWestchester brand to create promotional materials for all departments.

-        Collaborate with marketing staff to make sure work is completed on schedule.

-        Communicate with print vendors including obtaining quotes, releasing artwork for print.

-        Work with ArtsWestchester departments to conceptualize, plan and schedule work requests for needed marketing materials.

-        Work with our editor to lay out ArtsNews, our monthly publication (10 times per year).

-        Create and edit videos for our social media accounts and website.

-        Occasional need to work at evening and weekend events.

Qualifications:

-        Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or fine art with 2+ years design experience.

-        Strong graphic design portfolio including logo design & longer publications with flowing text.

-        Must be highly organized and with strong time management skills and have the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously.

-        Comfortable working with non-designers to conceptualize & brainstorm creative solutions.

-        Visual problem solver with excellent layout skills.

-        Knowledge of pre-press and printing processes (experience as a printer liaison a plus).

-        Experience creating large-format graphics such as signage a plus.

Software:

-        Expert in Adobe Creative Cloud: InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator;

-        Basic knowledge of Wordpress platform;

-        Knowledge of photography and filming;

-        Experience with Mailchimp;

-        Adobe Premiere and After Effects desirable.


Salary:

-        Mid-$30k's depending on experience. ArtsWestchester offers a competitive benefits package.


How to Apply:

-        Send resume and cover letter to Debbie Scates Lasicki, Director of Marketing dscates@ArtsWestchester.org with “GRAPHIC DESIGNER” in the subject line. No phone calls please.

ArtsWestchester is looking for a highly talented full-time, in-house graphic designer. The ideal candidate will work to bring the organization’s brand to life in print and on the web with imagination and fresh ideas. The Graphic Designer…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

ArtsWestchester offers a competitive benefits package.

ArtsWestchester offers a competitive benefits package.

How To Apply

Send resume and cover letter to Debbie Scates Lasicki, Director of Marketing dscates@ArtsWestchester.org with “GRAPHIC DESIGNER” in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Send resume and cover letter to Debbie Scates Lasicki, Director of Marketing dscates@ArtsWestchester.org with “GRAPHIC DESIGNER” in the subject line. No phone calls please.

Location

31 Mamaroneck Avenue, 3rd Fl, White Plains, NY 10601

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