Production Manager, Great Lakes Publishing Co (7-13-15)

Great Lakes Publishing Co. (GLP), publisher of Cleveland Magazine, Inside Business, Lake Erie Living, Ohio Magazine and client publications seeks a Production Manager to manage Inside Business and Lake Erie Living titles and their related client driven custom publications.

The Production Manager will report to the Director of Production and work closely with all aspects of a publication team including editorial, design, advertising and accounting. Candidates must be extremely organized, have the strong ability to work on multiple projects concurrently, and have an excellent technical understanding of printing along with communicating well with members of a team.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage print schedule of multiple publications
  • Create initial layouts
  • Coordinate advertisement production
  • Preflight advertisements
  • Place advertisements in layouts
  • Archive advertisements
  • Prepare advertising thumbnails for accounting
  • Set up(Rip) art files for proofs and printing
  • Prepare issue plans for printers
  • Prepare art files for digitial publishing
  • Monitor and maintain quality throughout project (maintain quality to standards of both Great Lakes Publishing and our external clients)
  • Manage freelance advertisement designers

REQUIREMENTS:

  • 5 years of print production experience
  • Strong knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications
  • Bachelors Degree in related field

Please send a PDF of your cover letter, salary requirements and resume to PMhire@glpublishing.com please include “Production Manager” in the subject line.

Advertising Coordinator, Ohio Magazine (6-3-15)

Ohio Magazine, a publication of Great Lakes Publishing, seeks an Advertising Coordinator. The successful candidate will provide a point of contact for advertising information with the magazine and custom publications.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Enter advertising contracts into sales management system
  • Contact advertisers for artwork via email and phone
  • Prepare sales solicitation mailings and emails
  • Provide administrative support for Advertising Sales and Custom Media team
  • Coordinate advertising billing with accounting department
  • Attend sales meeting and be an active contributor to the sales team
  • Participate in sales training
  • Accompany Associate Publisher on client meetings and appointments

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) or equivalent from four-year college or technical school; (Degree preference in Business, Communication, Marketing or related field).
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Must have strong organizational skills, attention to detail, ability to handle a number of projects simultaneously
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Customer service disposition and “can do” problem-solver attitude
  • Must work well in a deadline-driven environment

Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to dublinadco@ohiomagazine.com . No phone calls, please. Prospective Candidates will be contacted.

Art Director, Austin Monthly Magazine (5-18-15)

Austin Monthly & Austin Home have an immediate opening for a talented Art Director. We are seeking a design professional with at least 7 years of experience to join the team of this growing, vibrant city magazine and its quarterly home publication. We value team players who are dedicated to creating a superior product every month and working collaboratively in an editorial environment where creative thinking, problem solving and multitasking are essential skills.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Lead and manage the magazine’s art team, which includes a photo director, associate art director and ad designer
  • Design and layout of monthly issues of 200-plus page publication and quarterly issue of 110-plus page publication
  • Prepare files for printer
  • Work collaboratively with editor in chief in development of stories from idea phase to production
  • Design and lay out specialty publications
  • Offer design assistance to digital team working on the magazine’s web site.
  • Manage monthly budget
  • Oversee overall look of Austin Monthly & Austin Home brands across platforms

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 7 years experience in editorial design
  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Advanced, working knowledge of Adobe Creative software and Macs
  • A clean and modern yet bold design aesthetic
  • Mastery of typography
  • Superior communication skills and a friendly, can-do attitude
  • The ability to work independently, while being receptive to feedback
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Consistent attention to detail
  • Creativity to conceptualize new approaches to recurring stories
  • Management experience preferred

Please send cover letter, resume, and a link to online portfolio and/or three pdf editorial samples to jobs@austinmonthly.com

Art Director, San Antonio Magazine (5-10-15)

San Antonio Magazine has an immediate opening for a talented Art Director. We’re seeking a design professional with at least 5 years of experience to join the team of this growing, vibrant city magazine. We value team players who are dedicated to creating a superior product every month and working collaboratively in an editorial environment where creative thinking, problem solving and multitasking are essential skills.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Design and layout of monthly issues of 100-plus page publication
  • Prepare files for printer
  • Work collaboratively with editor in chief in development of stories from idea phase to production
  • Manage and cultivate freelance photographers, illustrators and artists
  • Make assignments to contributing artists and assist at photo shoots as needed
  • Manage monthly budget
  • Oversee overall look of San Antonio Magazine brand across platforms

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 5 years experience in editorial design
  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • Advanced, working knowledge of Adobe Creative software and Macs
  • A clean, crisp and modern design aesthetic
  • Mastery of typography
  • Superior communication skills and a friendly, can-do attitude
  • The ability to work independently, while being receptive to feedback
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to meet strict deadlines
  • Consistent attention to detail
  • Creativity to conceptualize new approaches to recurring stories

Please send cover letter, resume, and a link to online portfolio and/or three pdf editorial samples to editor@sanantoniomag.com

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