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Lansing, MI 48909-7514
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Graphic Designer

Office: House Democratic Caucus

Caucus: Democratic

Description: The Michigan House Democratic Caucus is seeking a full-time Graphic Designer to contribute to the communications efforts of the Caucus and its members. This position will be responsible for providing graphic design for print and digital content and materials.

The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to understand typography and layout as well as industry standard software. The incumbent is responsible for the entire design process from concept to production, including working closely with member offices and in-house print vendors. She or he will be committed to producing the best work possible while meeting deadlines.


Job Responsibilities

The Graphic Designer, who is based in Lansing and reports to the Communications Director, is responsible for the following:

Producing attractive and effective designs that achieve the required communication goal; Coordinating design projects and orders placed with in-house print vendors; Offering input to creative projects, sharing ideas and able to give and receive critique; Effectively balance multiple projects, deadlines and deliverables in a fast-paced environment; Maintaining an ongoing awareness of design trends, best practices and commitment to your own personal growth and development.

Salary Range: Compensation depends on experience and is competitive.

Minimum Qualifications: We are looking for a creative graphic designer with strong communication and decision-making skills. Someone who will play a role in creative development, design and production; someone who will work collaboratively and who excels working in a fast-paced environment.

You should have:

An updated portfolio demonstrating natural artistic ability with creative concept; Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite; Understanding of print and production processes and the ability to collaborate with clients and vendors; Ability to work individually and collaboratively and meet client requests; A positive attitude; Ability to quickly get up to speed on legislative issues and processes; Ability to meet deadlines consistently; An ongoing interest in continued learning and adaptation based on best practices.

Deadline: Until Filled

Contact Information: Please send resume, cover letter and graphic design samples to:

Michigan House of Representatives
Human Resources
P.O. Box 30014
Lansing, MI 48909-7514

Or via email to: HumanResources@house.mi.gov

The Michigan House of Representatives accepts resumes for employment only for current position vacancies. Information regarding current position vacancies at the Michigan House of Representatives can also be accessed online at www.house.mi.gov. The position is a non-civil service appointment to state government. All employees of the Michigan House of Representatives are considered "at will".

The Michigan House of Representatives is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Michigan law prohibits discrimination based on religion, race, color, national origin, age, sex, marital status, height, weight, arrest record or handicap. If an accommodation is needed during the application process, please contact the House Human Resources Office at (517) 373-3069. An individual needing accommodations must notify the employer in writing, within 182 days after the need is known. Persons denied equal opportunity based on these conditions may file a complaint with the Michigan Civil Rights Commission.

E-mail: Human Resources