Title Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant
Organization ARTS San Antonio
Closing Date Saturday, September 30, 2017
Location San Antonio, TX
Information

This full-time position is available immediately. Some evening or weekend work may be required and will be scheduled within the 40 hour work week.

The Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant will report to the Director of Marketing and Artistic Administration.

Qualifications:
Education and experience in graphic design for advertising

Proficiency in office computer and web applications and languages, including Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign and basic knowledge of Illustrator)

WordPress-Basic HTML, PHP and JavaScript knowledge, Familiarity with WordPress themes, plugins and backend interface, Knowledge of web friendly design practices

Constant Contact

Social Media Platforms, emphasis on Hootsuite, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

Word, Excel and PowerPoint

SEO optimization

General understanding of and experience with printing processes

Candidates selected for interview will be asked to present a portfolio of online and printed design work that demonstrates creative excellence, use of color and type, skill and experience in multiple forms of collateral for varied uses. These examples must represent the candidate individually. Examples of shared or group work will not be considered.

Candidates selected for interview will be required to take a proficiency test in Photoshop. Fluency in spoken and written English is necessary. Fluency in Spanish is helpful.

Duties:
The Graphic Designer and Marketing Assistant will be responsible for assigned tasks and duties including, but not limited to,

Creating marketing materials for various performances and social events including
o Posters, flyers, signage and handouts
o Print and online ads
o Playbills
o Promotional content on ARTS San Antonio’s website

Participating in event budgeting and forecasting
Posting and updating social-media outlets such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
Updating online calendars
Managing coded database for pricing and coded trackers
Attending press checks with various printers
Minor video editing
Designing Constant Contact emails
Contacting agencies for performer marketing materials
Proofing of designed materials for accuracy, grammar and spelling
Perform other duties and special projects assigned

Compensation: This is a salaried position. Benefits include employer-paid major medical, dental and vision insurance, paid vacation and scheduled holidays.

To Apply: Send a cover letter and resume, both in pdf format attached to an email, to
marketing@artssa.org. Position is open until filled. Please include desired salary in cover letter. No phone calls, please.

ARTS San Antonio is the leading independent non-profit presenter of globally significant performing arts in the South Texas region and is dedicated to the education, enrichment and entertainment of the people, especially the children, of greater San Antonio. ARTS SA operates the acclaimed ARTSTEACH elementary-school and senior-living interactive workshop program that serves 10,000 individuals annually.

For more information please visit www.artssa.org.

Website http://www.artssa.org