Associate Art Director

May 07 2018
HONOLULU Magazine |Honolulu|Full Time
Job Description

aio Media, Hawaii's largest locally-owned media company and publisher of HONOLULU, Hawaii Business and other titles focused on Hawaii, has multiple openings in its art direction department for Associate Art Directors. The ideal candidate will have the ability to multitask and produce compelling ad designs and layouts for various media in a fast paced environment, collaborate with other creative professionals, communicate effectively, have strong problem solving skills, and consistently meet multiple deadlines. This is a full time regular position working out of our downtown Honolulu office. Recent college graduates with prior design experience are encouraged to apply for these entry-level positions.

Primary job duties include:
  • Support the design needs including features, advertising, digital media design, sales collateral and event signage for the aio Media brands including HONOLULU, Honolulu Family, Hawaii Business, and custom publications
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects to consistently meet deadlines, produce quality work that exceeds our design standards, and within the expense budget
  • Perform quality control throughout the design process including managing the print proofing process
  • Effectively manage and organize file storage in accordance with company policies
  • Effectively manage freelance photographers, illustrators and page designers to complete projects on budget, on time and meeting our quality standards
  • Design ads and advertorial content that exceed the expectations of our clients
  • Design marketing and sales collateral for the sales team
  • Other duties as dictated by business needs
  • Prior professional design experience with newspapers, magazines or other periodicals preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of professional design experience using Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Proficiency with Mac OS computers and Office 365 applications
  • Bachelor's degree in Art or Graphic Design preferred
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