Company Description: MASS MoCA is one of the world's liveliest (and largest) centers for making and enjoying today's most important art, music, dance, theater, film, and video. Hundreds of works of visual and performing art have been created on its 19th-century factory campus during fabrication and rehearsal residencies, making MASS MoCA among the most productive sites in the country for the creation and presentation of new art. More platform than box, MASS MoCA strives to bring to its audiences art experiences that are fresh, engaging, and transformative.
Adobe Creative Suite, Mac OSX, MS Word - Preference: Required
MASS MoCA seeks a full-time Graphic Designer who will be responsible for a wide array of projects spanning every department of the museum including Marketing, Visual and Performing Arts, Development, Education, Visitor Services, Operations, and Retail. Projects include, but are not limited to, seasonal program brochures, postcards, posters, exhibition design collateral, catalogues, analog and digital advertisements, vinyl signage (production and application), store products, festival and concert collateral, site way-finding, and more.
The ideal candidate will be a problem-solver with excellent design skills, a positive attitude, and the ability to prioritize.
-BA or BFA in Graphic Design
-3+ years of professional design experience, preferably in a cultural institution
-Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, Mac OSX, and MS Word
-Excellent time management and organizational skills, as well as the ability to work quickly under tight deadlines
-An eye for detail and brand consistency, and a solid understanding of typography
-Knowledge of pre-press techniques and file preparation, and experience with vendor management
If you are mission-driven, love the arts, and take pride in working hard with a dedicated team, we hope you consider employment at MASS MoCA. Apply in person by visiting our front desk during museum hours, or email a résumé, cover letter, and a link to an online portfolio (or PDF).
MASS MoCA is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its workforce.
We thank all applicants for their interest, but only candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.