Direct the design of PRI Magazine, Trade Show and Website. Manage graphics development and production for print publication, marketing materials and online content.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND AUTHORITY
Oversee all PRI design elements.
Maintain design quality and campaign consistency.
Ensure specified project objectives are incorporated into concept and final design.
Trouble shoot design and production issues.
Design and layout PRI Magazine.
Collaborate with Editor to create and produce monthly cover and content design.
Story design and layout. Produce own layouts as well as monitor Art team layouts.
Manage production of magazine.
Maintain and update annual Magazine production calendar.
Facilitate Magazine boarding, ad placement, ship and blue line process.
Assign stories to Art team and manage progress.
Coordinate page corrections and approve final page submissions to printer.
Prepare Magazine pages for digital edition.
Assist with processing of monthly publication expenses.
Design and produce PRI’s annual Media Kit and magazine promotional materials.
PRI Trade Show:
Oversee design and production of PRI Trade Show promotion, signage and marketing materials.
Assist with design concepts and ensure application of specified marketing initiates.
Manage Art Department workflow and project status using Wrike software.
Collaborate with marketing coordinator to obtain project printing estimates.
Work with Marketing to provide support elements for Sales team.
Provide weekly project status report to Director of Marketing and Creative.
Facilitate PRI photo shoots and photography for in-house marketing projects.
Collaborate with editorial team on organization of PRI photo archives.
Collect and curate photographic assets for use in PRI marketing and promotional materials.
Report to Director of Marketing and Creative.
Manage Art Department.
Collaborate with Editor on monthly magazine design, layout and scheduling.
Interface daily with Marketing Coordinator, Job Initiators, Editors, Art team and PRI vendors.
SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED
Exceptional design, typography and composition skills.
“Action Sports” background with minimum of 7 years related on-the-job experience.
Understanding of production process and ability to manage complex projects from initial concept to press.
Solid working knowledge of the Macintosh OS and Adobe Creative Suite. Specifically Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge and Incopy.
Comprehension of marketing principles and their application to layout and design.
Capacity to conceptualize and implement specified project objectives in both print and digital media design.
Ability to coach others and inspire creative new design solutions.
Working knowledge of digital prepress process, color-correcting and retouching skills.
Photographic experience. Behind the camera or coordinating photo shoots.
Experience using Wrike or similar project management software.
Ability to collaborate in a team environment as well as work independently.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Must be detail oriented with excellent verbal and written skills.
What's in it for you?
When choosing a new employer, it is important to consider different aspects to make sure we are the right fit for you. We offer our employees the chance to work with great people on exciting projects, in a collaborative environment with many opportunities for growth and development.
So, if you are interested in getting involved with one of the world's most exciting industries and joining a team that places high value on customer service, team work, innovation and giving back to our community, then we would like to hear from you! Apply Today!
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