Full time position. Under the supervision of the Communications Manager, this position works on marketing, communications and branding projects that further the library’s strategic plan and maintain brand stewardship. Some of the tasks include: graphic design, researching, writing, editing and proofing print and electronic publications; developing marketing and branding campaigns with original, creative ideas that will raise awareness about library programs, services and events; producing promotional and informational materials and presentations; and printing duties related to promotional collateral. Duties may also include training staff or presenting programs related to graphic design. Must have excellent computer skills, including design software, such as Adobe InDesign and Illustrator and those included in the Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative suites. Must also have excellent graphic design skills. Brand development experience a plus. Must be self-motivated, organized and able to perform multiple tasks simultaneously under tight deadlines, including tedious or exacting work. Must be able to work independently or in a team, while maintaining effective working relationships with various internal and external customers. Must have excellent communication, interpersonal and customer service skills and be able to exercise discretion, tact and professionalism when representing the library in one-on-one situations or when making presentations. Must be flexible to assume other duties and occasionally work an evening or weekend, when needed, for a special event or project. Bilingual – English/Spanish a plus.

REQUIREMENTS: A Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, communications, graphic design, marketing or related fields, with at least two (2) years of experience in graphic design. Other combinations of experience and education that meet the minimum requirements may be substituted. Must have the stamina for periods of standing, walking, sitting, reaching, bending and stooping. Must be able to lift books, AV equipment and program materials weighting up to fifty (50) pounds.

Must provide samples of graphic design work.

Hiring Salary Range: $38,833.60 - $43,763.20 annually depending on qualifications.

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Closing Date: Open until position is filled.