Graphic Artist Position Available

Mountain Media, LLC publishes community weekly newspapers throughout West Virginia, including the Mountain Messenger in Lewisburg WV.

We have a part time to full time position available for a graphic artist with the following responsibilities:

  • Layout newspaper using Adobe InDesign while following company’s design guidelines
  • Meet editorial deadlines for daily production, proofing and final output
  • Work in a deadline-driven environment with multiple projects occurring at once. Investigate and resolve any production errors
  • Collaborate with Account Executives and Account Coordinators to produce effective advertisements that meet the needs of clients
  • Present necessary ad proofs to sales team on time, ensuring that client has adequate time for review and approval
  • Ensure that all advertisements and graphics are properly prepared for 4-color press output Maintain a professional appearance
  • Read and analyze editorial articles in order to generate original design ideas for infographics that will supplement editorial stories
  • Collaborate with reporters and editors to gain further insight and understanding of stories
  • Create accurate graphics, charts and maps that visually support and supplement editorial stories
  • Present necessary ad proofs to sales team on time, ensuring that client has adequate time for review and approval
To learn more contact Michael Showell at 304-647-5724 or send your resume to publisher@mountainmessenger.com