North State Media is looking for a talented visual journalist who is excited about visual design and news layout for the North State Journal, North Carolina’s only statewide newspaper. Ability to use InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop required. Candidates must execute designs that are sophisticated and forward looking, display a strong sense of content, proactively approach daily and weekly projects, and develop smart solutions for telling stories visually while work collaboratively with editors, photo editors, and other designers. Ability to craft and design info-graphics a plus.

Responsibilities:

  • Create engaging pages for a broadsheet newspaper
  • Work with editors to generate new page designs
  • Collaborate with designers, photographers, advertising managers, writers, and editors
  • Meet deadlines

Qualifications:

  • Strong Adobe InDesign skills
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Previous design experience for a newspaper or magazine preferred
  • Appreciation for North Carolina
  • Ability to work independently

TO APPLY:

Send resume and cover letter to jobs@nsjonline.com.