Design Associate

Manitoban newspaperPhoto by Carolyne Kroeker.

Position: Design Associate
Company: The Manitoban
Salary: $160 biweekly
Term: September 2018 – April 2019

About the position: The design associate is expected to aid the design editor in organizing the layout of the Manitoban. This is a process that equally balances the aesthetic needs of the paper with the requests of the Manitoban section editors. The workload for this position may vary from week-to-week, however, the design associate will be expected to layout a minimum of one full section per issue of the Manitoban.

Qualifications:

  • Applicants should exhibit a flair for design as well as a working understanding of newspaper design.
  • Some prior experience using Adobe Creative Suite (in particular Adobe InDesign) is a must for this position.
  • Experience with regular assignment deadlines is also considered an asset.
  • Applicants should currently be a student or have been a student in the past two years.

How to apply: Send a resume, cover letter, and portfolio to hiring@themanitoban.com by 11:59 p.m. Sept. 16, 2018.