Company: Business Record
Position: Creative Associate
Location: Des Moines
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Negotiable

Job Description:
This is a full-time position that requires a love for print design and knowledge in electronic media. We are looking for a designer with outstanding attention to detail and the ability to work collaboratively with a team as well as independently on a variety of projects. This position will be involved with multiple projects on a regular basis working with several departments. Projects range from assisting with layout of the weekly paper, designing special magazines and producing daily e-newsletters and marketing materials in a deadline-oriented, fast-paced environment. In addition, this position will work closely with our event coordinator to support, market and grow our events. Candidates must be creative, self-managed professionals looking to join a company with a rich history in Greater Des Moines and strong reputation for quality.

Requirements:
- Attention to detail, and ability to uphold high quality and accuracy standards
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, etc.)
- Strong editorial design sense
- Strong understanding for print and web design specs and best practices
- Diligent with deadlines, timelines and production schedules
- Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks at once
- Work closely with sales & editorial teams to understand key initiatives and develop creative strategies
- Willingness to learn new skills
- Ability to respond positively to constructive criticism
- HTML/CSS/HTML5/Wordpress skills a major plus
- Photo/video/audio collection and production a major plus
- Copywriting and social media campaign experience beneficial

Benefits:
- Four weeks’ paid time off, with increases over time.
- Flexible work day arrangements.
- Profit sharing.
- Free downtown parking.
- Group life, short-term and long-term disability coverage.
- Group medical insurance.
- Group dental insurance.
- 401(k) plan access.

About BPC
Business Publications is a locally owned publishing company located in the Depot on 4th, 100 4th St. Des Moines. We produce the Business Record, Book of Lists, dsm Magazine, ia and many other custom publications throughout Greater Des Moines and the state of Iowa.

How to apply
Please submit a resume and electronic design samples via the Business Record hiring portal at
www.businessrecord.com/hiring. Creative director Joe Crimmings will be the hiring manager.
Questions can be directed to joecrimmings@bpcdm.com.