Magazine Graphic Designer

80227, Denver
Competitive salary, paid time off, 401(k) and health benefits
May 03, 2018
Metro Area
Full Time

Magazine Graphic Designer

Marijuana Business Daily (MJBizDaily), since 2011 the best-known producer of B2B news and trade shows serving executives and major investors in America's $6 billion cannabis industry, is seeking a graphic designer to design and layout Marijuana Business Magazine for a 10X per year distribution and to support marketing with needs such as conference programs or mailers.

You are both an independent worker and a collaborative team member who can deliver under tight deadlines. We are a fast-growing company where everyone contributes, works hard and has some fun.

You'll be based in our Denver office and receive a competitive salary, paid time off, 401(k) and health benefits. As referenced in Inc. Magazine, Forbes and the Wall Street Journal, we are a highly professional, award-winning company.

Day to Day Job Description:

  • 70% of your time will be tied to editorial design with the balance supporting marketing materials regarding shows and book products that we sell.
  • You will design and layout Marijuana Business Magazine each month in its entirety, including the cover and all inside pages.
  • Evolve the overall design of the magazine and work closely with the editorial staff to design packages and features that help content stand out.
  • Create graphics and images such as logos for a series of stores, infographics or compilations using photos and stock art.
  • Assist in designing editorial images for Marijuana Business Daily‚Äôs website. There will be a digital designer who will run point on this.
  • Lead the design efforts related to our research book products such as the Factbook or License Directory.
  • Ensure brand continuity from print to digital design.

Required Background:

  • Minimum of 5-7 years of editorial design experience at print publications, preferably with some experience at the Director level.

Required Skillset:

  • Ability to paginate ads and create graphics with data, images and photos with B2B content
  • Expert level proficiency with Adobe Create Suite (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator)
  • Solid understanding of editorial design principles
  • Design degree preferred
  • Ability to create illustrations from scratch
  • Prefer designer with digital and web design experience. WorPress experience a plus.

Marijuana Business Daily is a division of Anne Holland Ventures Inc. Should you be offered a position, please expect to complete a background/reference check. Anne Holland Ventures Inc is woman owned and an equal opportunity employer.