Page Designer

Marietta Daily Journal, Marietta, Georgia

Date Posted July 23, 2019
Industry Newspapers / Wires
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Full-time
Salary Negotiable
Website http://www.mdjonline.com

Description:

The award-winning Times Journal Inc. in north metro Atlanta seeks a dedicated page designer with an eye for detail and a knack for headline-writing.

The Times Journal Common Copy Desk serves as a hub for all of the company’s print products, paginating dailies, weeklies, monthlies and special sections for publications serving the metro Atlanta area and north Georgia.

Must have a passion for page design and be able to work on a tight deadline. Knowledge of AP style and grammar is preferable while a working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop is a necessity. Duties include pagination, headline writing, proofreading and uploading stories to the company’s websites.

Graphic design and social media skills are a plus.

This is an evening position with the opportunity for four-day workweeks (four 10-hour days). The designer will also be required to work some weekends and holidays as needed.

If you are creative, driven and love pagination, you would be a good fit on our copy desk. Benefits include company health and dental insurance, vacation and 401k savings.

Send your resume, a cover letter and two samples of your pagination work to Copy Desk Chief Philip Clements at pclements@mdjonline.com.

When applying, mention you saw this opening listed at JournalismJobs.com.