We are a 501c3 non-profit organization out of Queens (NY) that services at risk youth through education and community service. Our sphere of influence span from New York, Ohio, to Afghanistan. The President/Chairman of the Board of the Directors is in search of an experienced graphic designer to assist in the developing of the organization's Annual Report.
LENGTH OF PROJECT
The Annual Report is roughly between 15-17 pages, possibly even shorter.
-Education: Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design from an accredited institution
-Skills: An eye for design and aptitude in art; good listeners; be able to recreate in design what that client wants; good written and verbal communication skills; must be good multi-tasker with time management skills; and Graphic designers should be able to work independently, as well as in a group setting, and be able to think critically and creatively to problem solve and come up with solutions
-Knowledge: Graphic designers work with a variety of different mediums and must be knowledgeable about how each works; be familiar with the basics of television, print and online media to create designs best suited to those mediums; and have a working knowledge of design principles to be able to apply those to each project
-Tools: Should be comfortable working with different types of computers, including both Macs and PCs; be familiar with a wide range of design software, including PageMaker, Quark, Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver; be familiar with printers, scanners and cameras; and must be able to use HTML and Web-building tools
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION IS NOVEMBER 15, 2013.