News and Sports Designers

  • Boulder, CO
  • Full-time

Company Description

Digital First Media's design hub in Boulder, Colorado is expanding. 

We've recently brought on board the St. Paul Pioneer Press, and we will be bringing the Denver Post into the design hub in late spring.  We've filled some of our news positions, so if you're a designer with a good background, at least two years of experience in page design or a passion for sports, we'd love to chat with you.

Job Description

You'll have the opportunity to work on some major metros as well as dailies along Colorado's gorgeous Front Range.  Our sports departments cover it all from preps to pros.  We're looking for savvy designers with a portfolio that shows your skills.

This is a fantastic time to join our team as we continue to expand.  The Denver area is booming and you'll be at the foot of the Rocky Mountains.

Qualifications

We're a match if you have daily newspaper experience and a strong portfolio, you have a deep understanding of page design, layout and typography, a creative flair for headlines and a good knowledge of grammar, punctuation and AP style, as well as enjoy working with a collaborative team and have great people and customer service skills, even under deadline pressure.

A Bachelor's Degree in Journalism is a huge plus.

Additional Information

Only applications with a portfolio will be considered.

Successful candidates thrive in a creative, fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

Work schedule is mostly evenings with some weekend and holiday hours.