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Publication or Company The Dispatch Printing Company
Job Title Magazine Art Director
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Magazine Publishing
Salary Leave Blank
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location Columbus, OH
Job Requirements Columbus Monthly seeks a talented, motivated Art Director to join the creative team behind Central Ohio’s No.-1 magazine. The Art Director is a passionate visual leader who works closely with writers, editors and photographers to conceptualize ideas that are smart and provocative and deliver engaging designs that connect with the city magazine’s readers.

As the Art Director, you will:
•Manage design operations for Columbus Monthly and related specialty publications;
•Motivate and inspire a talented design team in a collaborative environment;
•Thrive under deadline pressure while maintaining a fast-paced production schedule;
•Design compelling magazine covers that drive newsstand sales;
•Maintain consistent style and design quality in accordance with editorial and advertising goals;
•Work closely with editors to implement the magazine’s unique visual identity;
•And offer new ideas to keep Columbus Monthly vibrant, relevant and engaging for its sophisticated readers.

The ideal candidate must have a demonstrated ability to create compelling magazine layouts with a sense of style and readability, and must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite. Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent and three to five years of related experience, including positions of increasing responsibility at a newspaper or magazine. Experience at a city or regional magazine is preferred.
About Our Company The Dispatch Printing Company, a privately held, family-owned media organization based in Columbus, Ohio, owns a variety of print, broadcast and digital news and information companies. The company flagship is The Columbus Dispatch, Central Ohios daily newspaper. Other affiliates of The Dispatch Printing Company include WBNS-10TV, 97.1 TheFan Sports Radio, ThisWeek Community Newspapers, Suburban News Publications, Columbus Monthly, alive!, The Other Paper, Dispatch Digital (with more than two dozen Central Ohio websites), Capital Style, Crave, Columbus Parent, Columbus C.E.O., Radio Sound Network, and On Target Marketing/TheBAG; a shows division that produces the Central Ohio Home & Garden, Best Of Fall, 10TV Health & Fitness and Via Columbus shows in Columbus; and WTHR-TV, WALV-CA and SkyTrak Weather in Indianapolis, Ind..
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