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Graphic Design Coordinator

Full-Time, 37.5 hours/week, occasional evenings and weekends

Excellent opportunity for a creative and talented Graphic Designer with Adobe Suite CS6 (PC) and/or Adobe Creative Cloud experience. Prepares all print publicity materials which includes the creation of posters, flyers, and brochures. Designs and formats the Library’s 16-page Chapter One quarterly newsletter. Designs the graphics for special projects which include the Summer Reading Club and Winter Reading Club. May assist in training patrons and staff members about graphic design.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, with a BFA or major in Graphic Design preferred. At least 3 years of experience in graphic and newsletter design. Previous graphic design in a non-profit environment preferred, but not required. Photography and basic video production experience a plus. Must be detail-oriented, able to troubleshoot, and meet tight deadlines.

Salary Range: $14-$20/hour depending on qualifications

To apply, send resume, cover letter, digital portfolio (link or PDF), plus 3 references to HR@nileslibrary.org, Human Resources, Niles Public Library, 6960 Oakton, Niles, IL, 60714.

Webmaster

Part-Time, 15-25 hours/week, occasional evenings and weekends

Excellent opportunity for a tech-savvy individual with web design and content management experience. Executes and coordinates all updates on the Library’s responsive Drupal website. Maintains functionality of Library’s Buzz Blog (WordPress) and online catalog. Collaborates with IT department and current website developer (Mightybytes) on special projects. Analyzes website metrics monthly using Google Analytics. May assist in training patrons and staff members about web design.

Requirements: Bachelor’s Degree, with a major in Web Development/Design, Programming, or Digital Marketing preferred. At least 3 years of website development/design experience. Working knowledge of responsive web design, HTML, CSS preferred. Previous web design experience in a non-profit environment preferred, but not required. Photography and basic video production experience a plus. Entry level writing and intermediate graphic design skills preferred. Must be detail-oriented, able to troubleshoot, and meet tight deadlines.

Salary Range: $14-$20/hour depending on qualifications

To apply, send resume, cover letter, plus 3 references to HR@nileslibrary.org, Human Resources, Niles Public Library, 6960 Oakton, Niles, IL, 60714.

Job Applications

When applying for an open position, please complete a Job Application. Send applications to Attention: Human Resources, Niles Public Library District, 6960 Oakton Street, Niles, IL 60714, email to hr@nileslibrary.org or return to the Library. You may also ask for one at the Information desk in Patron Services. Someone will contact you shortly.

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