The Las Vegas Review-Journal is seeking a talented visual journalist and collaborator to lead a nine-person team of page designers and graphic artists at Nevada's largest news organization.
The ideal candidate is someone who can conceptualize, create and lead work on compelling designs and sophisticated informational graphics and illustration; work with designers, reporters, editors, photographers and digital staffers to improve newsroom planning; and take a newsroom that is redesigning its print and digital platforms to the next level of visual appeal.
Applicants should have a minimum of five years experience in design and graphics at a mid-size to metro news organization and at least three years of management experience.
Qualified candidates should be proficient in Adobe software, including Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, HTML and CSS.
The Review-Journal is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace. A pre-employment drug screening is required.
Please send a cover letter, resume and samples of your best work to Laura Schwed, administrative editor, firstname.lastname@example.org, and put “Art Director application” in the subject line.