Assistant Art Director
This position is for a print magazine Assistant Art Director. Must be a motivated self-starter with a generous knowledge of the music industry, specifically playing guitar or bass. Position works closely with Art Director to communicate to the reader the excitement and passion of playing music. Responsible for assistance in producing page layouts for Guitar Player and Bass Player, (two monthly print magazines) plus Two Buyer’s Guides and sundry publications. Approximately 30 issues per year. Duties include:Layout, design, and production of magazine pages.Acquisition of source materialsInterfacing with vendors such as photographers and illustratorsOrganization, management and assurance that deadlines are metOrganization and management of budgetsInterface with editorial teams to identify and maximize clearest communication of ideas Fluent proficiency using Adobe Creative suite 5. InDesign, Photoshop, Ilustrator and Bridge.Ability to play guitar or bass extremely helpfulNo phone calls please. Resume, Cover letter and salary requirements a must to be included in order to be considered for this position.