Art Director - Freelance, Part-time

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Are you an ambitious and creative Art Director with monthly publication experience? We are completely redesigning our 85-year-old publication, with a circulation base of 190,000, and we are looking for an AD to conceptualize a contemporary new publication. The right candidate will continue to design subsequent issues of the publication, for a total of eight per year. Working closely with our editor, the AD will create and oversee the overall look of the magazine in order to produce fresh, vibrant and smart issues. We need someone with a modern design aesthetic, a unique understanding of typography, and expertise in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Responsibilities include designing, creating infographics, charts, choosing photos and assigning illustrations.

Requirements: * Minimum 5+ years of publication design experience preferred * Expert in Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator * Embraces collaboration, but works well independently in an off-site capacity * Ability to work under tight deadlines * Able to present a comprehensive portfolio of relevant work

Candidates must be located on the west coast and have some availability during business hours.