Graphic Design Assistant

Geneva Public Library District
Job Description

GRAPHIC DESIGN ASSISTANT (part-time, 25-28 hours per week)

OVERVIEW:  
Geneva Public Library District seeks a proactive, creative individual to join our team as a part-time Graphic Design Assistant. We pride ourselves on connecting with our community to discover, inspire and grow and delivering service at the level of WOW! Under the general direction of the Public Relations and Marketing Manager, participates in creating and producing graphic projects in a collaborative atmosphere for all areas of the library. Ensures consistency and efficacy across the visual materials to support and communicate the library’s brand. Contributes to creating a positive environment and enthusiasm about the library.

Qualifications for Position:

  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent communication/interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational skills; the ability to move from task to task
  • Designs and creates library publicity pieces as assigned, including the library newsletter, program brochures, posters, tickets, on-site displays, flyers, library products, website, print and digital signage as needed
  • Assists Graphic Designer with publicity production, including arranging, hanging, cutting, folding, distributing, etc.
  • Assists Graphic Design with creating graphics and décor for library-based/sponsored programs
  • Promotes the library by the practice of good public relations

Starting salary is $17.04 per hour. This position receives Illinois Municipal Retirement Fund (IMRF) benefits and pro-rated paid time off (vacation, holiday & sick time).

Applications accepted until position filled; review of completed applications begins May 18, 2017.

Please submit cover letter, resume and GPLD application to: Paula Krapf, Manager, Public Relations & Marketing at HR-GraphicsAsst@gpld.org.

A complete job description is here:
http://www.gpld.org/sites/default/files/employment/GraphicDesignAssistant.pdf

A Geneva Public Library application is here:
http://www.gpld.org/sites/default/files/employment/GPLDEmplApp2017.pdf

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