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Requisition #: 2019-11.011.

The Alaska Highway News/Dawson Creek Mirror proudly serves Dawson Creek, Fort St. John, Fort Nelson and surrounding communities.  We bring the most up-to-date information, news and sports to our communities.  We are looking for an experienced Graphic Designer to join our team of active and engaged individuals. This is a Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week position.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with project management on integration of verticals
  • Schedule and track integrated print promotion campaigns across multiple print publications
  • Assist in preparing creative briefs to ensure clear objectives are set on a project-to-project basis
  • Maintain production tracking sheets and provide progress reports
  • Coordinate production of print ads and perform QA with tight deadlines
  • Facilitate client proofing and rescheduling of print ads, as required
  • Assist with the creation of digital assets for multiple print and online verticals
  • Development of sales materials
  • Design for online advertising and promotions
  • Demonstrate a creative element based on project specific criteria

Education, Qualifications and Skills

  • Experience in graphic design for print and digital advertising,
  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop & Illustrator) with web design an asset; familiar with Mac OS
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines and handle a wide variety of responsibilities simultaneously
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to develop effective solutions and drive for results
  • Excellent communication; verbally and in writing, responding objectively to new ideas
  • Ability to work with a wide range of personalities and functions across the company

Interested individuals should forward their resumes to: William Julian wj[at]ahnfsj[dot]ca  Deadline for applications is Dec 20, 2019.   No phone calls please.  We thank all applicants; however only those shortlisted will be contacted.

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