Are you ready to be a part of our team? JVA Campaigns is a national, award-winning political consulting and public affairs firm that specializes in direct mail and digital advertising. We are based in Columbus, Ohio – the battleground of all political battlegrounds. Our clients span the spectrum of the progressive movement – candidates, labor unions, state parties, caucuses, advocacy organizations, and nonprofits.

We are hiring an Associate Art & Studio Director. This is a permanent, full-time position with a flexible start date.

Associate Art & Studio Director Job Duties: JVA Campaigns creates brands for our clients that live through every element of their campaign. You will work closely with our Art & Studio Director and will have the opportunity to work on a variety of campaigns all across the country. Job duties include:

  • Creating eye-catching print and digital materials, including logos, direct mail, campaign literature (palm cards, yard signs, brochures, etc.), and digital ads
  • Developing marketing materials for internal use, including proposals, pitch decks, marketing brochures, etc.
  • Collaborating with the Art & Studio Director, Production Director, and Client Services team on client projects and helping to solve challenges as they arise
  • Managing other freelance graphic artists during the busy campaign season
  • Tracking the status of jobs using our online workflow manager and managing art proofs in our web-based editing program
  • Generally doing whatever it takes to get the job done right

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field
  • 2-4 years of professional design experience, preferably in a corporate or agency environment
  • Proficiency using Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, working knowledge of Word and PowerPoint preferred
  • Previous experience working in a team environment
  • Proven ability to work independently, be well-organized, and detail-oriented
  • Enthusiasm for creating good design
  • Passion for Democratic and progressive politics
  • Good sense of humor!
  • Strong desire to learn and willingness to be taught

A few more things: Again, this is a full-time position at our headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. We provide medical, dental, and vision coverage as well as a 401k program on the very first day of employment. To apply, please send your resume, cover letter, and portfolio to jobs@jvacampaigns.com with “Associate Art & Studio Director” in the subject line. JVA Campaigns is an equal opportunity employer, and we are committed to building a dynamic and diverse workforce.