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Publication or Company National Wildlife Federation
Job Title Designer
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Internet/Online/New Media, Magazine Publishing
Salary Leave Blank
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Flexible Hours, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Reston, VA
Job Requirements RESPONSIBILITIES:

Ranger Rick Print Magazine
• Design magazine layouts and produce incidental art (ex: headlines, logos, maps, diagrams, calendars, recipes). Follow layouts through production stages, making adjustments as needed.

Ranger Rick's Tree House Interactive Magazine
• Design/refine print magazine layouts to accommodate the needs of the interactive version. Produce incidental art (ex: headlines, logos, maps, diagrams, calendars, recipes). Follow layouts through production and content management system, making adjustments as needed.

Ranger Rick Educator's Guide
• Design monthly educator’s guide to complement Ranger Rick magazine. Work with the curriculum specialist to plan page layouts, assign or create illustrations as necessary, prepare files for online publication.

Education Program Promotional and Educational Materials
• Design and manage production of assigned curriculum materials, and promotional posters and brochures, as needed and time permits. (Note: Some of these products may be electronic.)

Kids Section of NWF Website
• At Ranger Rick Editor's discretion, design and illustrate graphics for age-appropriate Web pages. Provide file conversion service on some existing materials.

EDUCATION:

• Bachelor's degree.

EXPERIENCE:

• Minimum 2 years experience working in graphic design and/or art direction.

SKILLS:

• Competent in using InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and other graphic software.
• Good ability to conceptualize effective design and illustrations for children. This includes design and illustrations for print media as well as for electronic media (e.g., Web and applications).
• Sophisticated visual type and design sense.
About Our Company NWF is currently seeking a Designer to contribute to the design and production or assigned articles and departments in 10 issues per year of Ranger Rick magazine as well as four issues (and eight updates) of the digital magazine, Ranger Rick's Tree House. This position manages the design and production of 10 issues of Ranger Rick's Educators' Guide. The Designer will also handle design and production of Web features, curriculum materials, and promotional posters and brochures as needed.



National Wildlife Federation is America's largest conservation organization, passionate about protecting wildlife for our children’s future. NWF offers an excellent benefits package. NWF is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity.

Please visit our website http://www.nwf.org

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