Graphic Designer

Location: Tucson, AZ

Requisition #: vl-00002780

Duration: Full Time

 

Description

Cambium Learning® Group is a leading educational solutions and services company that is committed to helping all students reach their full potential by providing evidence-based solutions and expert professional services to empower educators and raise the achievement levels of all students. The company is composed of five business units: Voyager Sopris Learning™, Learning A-Z, ExploreLearning®, Kurzweil Education™, and VKidz Holdings. Together, these business units provide best-in-class intervention and supplemental instructional materials; gold-standard professional development and school-improvement services; breakthrough technology solutions for online learning and professional support; valid and reliable assessments; and proven materials to support a positive and safe school environment.

Teaming with editorial and other production personnel to layout books, worksheets, vocabulary cards, discussion cards, lesson plans, and many other materials for the suite of Learning A-Z Web sites. Our graphic designers work extensively with InDesign templates utilizing master pages and paragraph and character styles. Graphic designers work very closely with editors and production managers attending development meetings and having responsibility for progress tracking.

There are currently two (2) openings for this position.

Essential Job Functions

  • Layout and design a host of educational resources (books, worksheet, quizzes, etc.) in Adobe InDesign software
  • Follow LAZ standards, keeping current on new standards and practices
  • Organize, prioritize and track resources as they move through the production process through completion, using Filemaker, Excel, and Google docs
  • Participate in production as well as developmental meetings as required
  • Create prototypes for new materials as requested
  • Ability to make non-destructive edits to photos using PhotoShop
  • Ability to make minor edits to illustrations using Illustrator

Additional Job Functions

  • Color profile photos; colorize illustrations
  • Update, correct or modify existing resources as required by Editorial department
  • Efficiently complete locking, moving and filing batches of electronic files

Required Qualifications

  • Highly proficient in Adobe InDesign and PhotoShop software
  • Proficient in Illustrator, Word and Acrobat Pro
  • At least 5 year experience in publishing (educational publishing preferred)
  • Bachelor's, Associates degree, or training in related field or equivalent work experience

Preferred Skills and Abilities

  • Highly proficient in Adobe InDesign and PhotoShop software
  • Proficient in Illustrator, Word and Acrobat Pro
  • At least 5 year experience in publishing (educational publishing preferred)
  • Bachelor's, Associates degree, or training in related field or equivalent work experience

To apply for this opportunity, simply click on the “Apply Now” button and submit a cover letter and resume, or email your resume and cover letter to careers@cambiumlearning.com. Feel free to include link to online portfolio, if applicable. Please include the job title and requisition number in the subject line of the email.

EOE including Disabled and Vets. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.