We are Fenice Community Media, publishers of four community newspapers, a suburban newspaper and a variety of other print and digital products. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a PART-TIME ad & page builder at our suburban Austin design center located in Cedar Park.
This job involves building advertisements for print and digital products on a production deadline. Candidates should be proficient with Adobe Creative Suite products on a Mac platform. Must have a solid grasp of written English including spelling and grammar.
Candidates should be able to work quickly and efficiently, translating instructions and guidance provided by advertising sales reps and clients into visually appealing and attention-grabbing advertisements. You must also have experience with either magazine and/or newspaper page layout. Must be organized and have good interpersonal skills, excellent follow-up skills and the ability to effectively communicate work status, updates, and need for additional information in order to complete projects.
Please note that this is not a graphic artist position. The responsibilities are predominantly layout, design and typesetting of newspaper and magazine pages, and advertisements. Knowledge of various file types and use of graphic elements, including file type conversions, is required, as is a good sense of visually appealing design.
Work schedule will include Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday with a flexible schedule the rest of the week. Occasional weekend work may be required to meet specific project deadlines.
We offer a competitive pay and excellent team-oriented work environment. If advanced to a full-time position, employees enjoy benefits including health insurance and paid time off. If you meet the above qualifications and are ready for the challenge, please submit your resume, cover letter, relevant work samples and salary requirements when applying.