Current Job Openings at ARIN
Employees describe ARIN as offering a supportive, casual and flexible work environment that provides an atmosphere of continuous learning while being responsive to the community we serve.
ARIN offers competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, training and education. In lieu of stock options (we are a nonprofit, membership association), we have a generous 401k retirement plan. Eligible employees received a 14% fully-vested employer match in 2013, 2014, and 2015.
Graphic Designer - Part Time
To apply for this opening, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that this is an in-house position - no full-time telecommuters, no consultants. Relocation not provided.
We are currently seeking a part-time Graphic Designer with an emphasis on creating artwork and graphical layouts that can be used consistently in both print and online documents. Experience in vector-based graphics is preferred. Artwork will include graphics for website, HTML5 animations, and instructional and marketing materials. The Graphic Designer will oversee day-to-day management of document workflow, including new printing and production orders, and maintenance of internal style guide for graphics and colors. Hours will range from 20 to 25 hours per week.
Job Description and Responsibilities
- Create designs, concepts, and sample graphic layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts. Prepare draft designs, wireframes, and/or storyboards for projects. Assemble final digital layouts to prepare layouts for printer or online publication.
- Create Illustrator-derived charts and graphs, illustrations, logos, Final Cut Pro X videos, website graphics, PowerPoint Presentations, and large-format graphics including booth and banner designs.
- Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed.
- Confer with the Communications and Member Services Department (CMSD) and other departments to discuss and determine layout design.
- Manage document workflow for new printing and production orders. and maintain internal style guide for graphics and colors. Maintain tracking of print inventory.
- Participate in design and requirements meetings.
- Create documentation plans and production schedules.
- Ability to work extra hours (including outside of regular business hours) during peak times around the ARIN Public Policy and Members Meetings.
- Perform other related duties as required and assigned.
Background and Skills Required
- Experience with digital media production, communication, and dissemination techniques and methods, as well as knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of marketing and technical documents.
- Strong interpersonal, organizational, writing, and technical skills. Flexibility to adapt to changing needs, multiple priorities, and short deadlines.
- Proven ability to come up with unusual or clever ideas about a given topic or situation, or to develop creative ways to solve a problem. Ability to lead a diverse group of stakeholders through an ideation process to come up with a mutually satisfactory solution.
- Experience in producing printed and online documents for trade associations, nonprofits, or governments, as well as experience in managing document workflows.
- Proficiency with the following operating systems and applications: Mac OS X/ macOS, Microsoft Office Suite, and common tools within Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (2015 or newer), including Acrobat/Distiller, InDesign, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver.
- A minimum of an Associate's degree (A.A.) in a related field of study from two-year college or technical school; or two to four years of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience in Graphic Design.
Background and Skills Preferred
- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design with two to four years of work-related skill, knowledge, or experience in graphic design.
- Experience in creating HTML5 web animations and/or video editing.