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Graphic Artist

Dothan Eagle, Dothan, Alabama, United States of America Req #3603
Wednesday, July 3, 2019

The Dothan Eagle, a proud member of the BH Media Group, has an immediate opening for a full time Graphic Artist who can collaborate well
with colleagues and clients while working simultaneously on several projects at
once.  This position develops and designs advertising for the
advertising department and other departments within our company. This position
r
eports directly to the Creative Services Manager. 

Essential Job Functions:

Builds ads on computer for publication.
Develops and designs creative retail, classified, internet and national advertising
programs that will sell by using technology to incorporate line art, photos and
color into the ads.
Creates in-house promotional ads, fliers, rack cards and other projects for advertising
and all other departments.
Designs logos, headings and other attention compellers for ads.


Required:

Must be computer literate
Excellent communication skills
A self-motivated individual
Strong decision-making skills
40 WPM accurate typing skills
Must be fluent in English
Consistently adhere to project timelines and deadlines
Must be able to follow written, as well as, verbal instructions
Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator (you MUST be
proficient in these programs
Knowledge of the elements of good advertising design, including visual impact, compelling
copy and actionable call-to-actions
Ability to troubleshoot computer applications including design, visual elements and
typography


Newspaper experience, or its equivalent, is preferred, but
not necessary.


While training and mentorship is provided for this
position, please note that this is NOT an entry-level position.


Hours: 40 hours per week Monday-Friday. Some weekend work
may be required.

 
Pre-employment drug screen and back ground screen required.  EOE/M/F/D/V 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Dothan Eagle, Dothan, Alabama, United States of America