Design/Production Assistant

  • Location
    Houston , Texas
  • Category
    Creative & Marketing - Design
  • Job type

Adecco is assisting a well known financial organization in their search for a Design/Production Artist. This is a temporary 3 month opportunity to assist with pre-existing projects in Houston, TX. This role will focus on layout of monthly newsletters and work with tight deadlines. If you meet the following qualifications Please Apply Now!

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Collaborate with content editors to create newsletters, newswires and special reports using Adobe InDesign and in-house content management system. - Time management and a sense of urgency are just as critical as a keen eye for good page layout, typesetting and software skills.
- Manage the timely and accurate production of newsletters from layout to post-production.
- Layout daily, weekly, bi-weekly and monthly newsletters working closely with editor(s) using Adobe InDesign.
- Create relevant tables, graphics for newsletters using Adobe Illustrator.
- Ensure relevant electronic files are posted to all delivery channels: email, websites, third-party vendors.
- Meet all relevant delivery deadlines.

Working hours are: 10a-7p or 11a-8p

Candidates must meet the following qualifications:

- Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design, Journalism, or related field.
- Adobe InDesign: advanced.
- Adobe Illustrator: intermediate to advanced.
- Microsoft Excel: intermediate to advanced desirable, but not essential.
- Graduate in relevant field such as graphic design, communications, journalism, or extensive experience working in publishing industry.
- Experience in a deadline-driven atmosphere (although talented graduates with school / college experience welcomed).
- Needs the self-confidence to make decisions quickly while coordinating varying deadlines, editorial needs and personalities, with no direct supervision.
- Manages time efficiently to effectively coordinate multiple tasks in a high-stress newsroom atmosphere.
- Must be personable and be able to communicate openly with a variety of people with different needs.
- Requires ability to work proactively in a team environment to handle conflicting priorities simultaneously.
- Experience drawing graphs, infographics or data visualization is an essential requirement.
- Resume and portfolio are a must.
Working hours are: 10a-7p or 11a-8p

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