Designer

Location
Reston
Posted
Jan 11, 2013
Closes
Feb 10, 2013
Contact
Vena Burgess
Duration
Full Time
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.


Interested candidates, please submit resume and cover letter to: http://www.nwf.org/How-to-Help/Jobs-at-NWF.aspx