• Graphic Designer

  • Joplin Globe
    Job Description
    GRAPHIC DESIGNER
    The Joplin Globe, a CNHI Media company, is seeking an experienced Graphic Designer to work in a close-knit team environment. Designers work with sales teams to achieve the objectives of the company, provide quality creative work, and maintain a high level of accuracy and customer service. We do more than just newspaper ads. Designers can expect to gain experience in digital, magazines, marketing and branding campaigns, non-standard sized advertising, and special publications. All candidates need to submit a portfolio (website link or PDF) for review upon application. 

    Responsibilities:
    ·         Ability to effectively communicate concepts in graphic, visual means for both print and online advertisements
    ·         Provide excellent customer service to both internal and external customers through telephone, e-mail, and in-person interactions.
    ·         Provide customers with error-free proofs in a timely manner
    ·         Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet daily internal deadlines
    ·         Ensure all requested corrections to ads are made prior to deadline and approval
    ·         Collaborate with sales team members to promptly resolve any design related customer concerns or issues
    ·         Complete other duties and tasks as assigned
    Required Skills:
    ·         Associate's Degree required, with preference given for Bachelor's degree
    ·         Demonstrated working knowledge of design software required, but not limited to: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
    ·         Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, a plus.
    ·         Relevant work experience beneficial with a preference given for candidates with a demonstrated understanding of solving problems in a pre-press environment
    ·         Candidate must demonstrate a high level of creativity, be customer service driven, and have excellent communication skills
    ·         Create web ads and save client logos in web format as needed
    ·         Commit to the highest level of accuracy and complete all design responsibilities within established deadlines
    ·         Represent the company in a positive and professional manner at networking events and other external functions
    ·         Must be able to drive and provide own transportation and motorist insurance 
    ·         Must be punctual and maintain an acceptable attendance record
    ·         Must adhere to company policies and procedures
     
    To apply mail or e-mail your resume and links to your portfolio to:
    cadams@joplnglobe.com
    Graphic Designer Position
    c/o The Joplin Globe
    117 E. Fourth Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
    E/O/E  M/F
    Contact Information