Position: Athena Yearbook, Design Layout Editor
Company: Ohio University
Location: OH US
The Athena Design Layout Editor will provide oversight and detailed specifications of page layout for the annual Ohio University yearbook the Athena. Pages will be developed from initial conceptualization through final review. Artwork will be produced for publications including brochures, newsletters and e-newsletters, Web pages, flyers, invitations, direct mail, ads and HTML or rich media e-mail graphics. The student Design Layout Editor will earn significant benefits from the opportunities available for external and organizational networking, building portfolio samples, and gaining an understanding of a career in graphic design or visual communication. This position is an integral member of a creative team responsible for maintaining the Association’s visual image with its extensive public. The position reports directly to the Art Director, Advancement Communications and Marketing.
At least junior-class standing in a visual communications-related major (e.g., graphic design, art, photojournalism) and a portfolio. Experience in Macintosh software such as Adobe Creative Design Suite 5 (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop required).
Experience in electronic (Web and other media) publishing such as HTML, Dreamweaver, Flash, Director, and PowerPoint a plus, but not required.
Previous yearbook experience also preferred.