CREATIVE SERVICES MANAGER (Everett, WA)

Founded in 1987, Sound Publishing, Inc. is the largest community news organization in Washington State!  We offer a great work environment; competitive salaries; benefits, including healthcare, 401K with an employer match, and paid holidays, vacation and sick time.

The Daily Herald, part of the Sound Publishing group, is looking for a dynamic candidate to be an innovator in the creative development of their products and services. If you can think outside the box; enjoy collaborative, creative-type brainstorming; and would like to be part of a highly-energized, competitive and professional team, we want to hear from you! This is a FT, salaried position, Mon-Fri; hours will vary based on workflow.

Applicants must be able to conceptualize and produce modern, sophisticated, and vibrant design for magazines, newspapers, logo/brand identity, and web pages.   They will coordinate with Circulation, News, New Media and other departments as needed to develop marketing and self-promotional work for the company.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication and organizational skills; the ability to juggle several projects at once in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment; and have a firm command of the Adobe Suite Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat on the Mac platform.) Experience in Microsoft office is preferred. We require audience development experience with an idea of brand stylization and brand development.  A marketing background with experience is a bonus.  In addition, candidates must be able to manage and produce special section development/production and sales collateral for revenue-generating departments.  Must be able to work independently as well as part of a team.

Qualified applicants should send a resume, cover letter, and up to 5 samples of your work to:  careers@soundpublishing.com and please be sure to include ATTN: CSM in the subject line.

Sound Publishing, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workplace.  Visit our website at: www.soundpublishing.com to find out more about us!