Skateboarding Art DirectorImmediate Opening: Full-Time

Skateboarding Art Director
Immediate Opening: Full-Time

TransWorld SKATEboarding, the world’s leading skateboard publication based in Oceanside, California, is looking to add a full-time Art Director to its award-winning staff of editors, photographers, & writers. Our atmosphere is casual but focused on achievement. We offer excellent benefits including a 401K plan.

Summary:
You will be part of a two-person art directorial team responsible for designing and assembling the world’s largest skateboarding magazine published twelve times per year, along with an additional three special issues and other day-to-day artwork needs including ad layouts, media kit designs, product graphics, and much more.

Qualifications/Education:
Degree in graphic design with the ability to design (not just layout), or equivalent related experience. Vast and polished knowledge of Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Quark and Adobe CS. Solid handle on current magazine layout, and a creative approach to taking on a new position. Excellent communication skills as needed to work among production department as well as full staff of editors and photographers. Ability to manage different projects and tight deadlines simultaneously.

Send resume, cover letter and samples along w/salary history & requirements to:
jobs@twsnet.com
Please include the title of ” Art Director in the subject line.