News Page Designer

City:  Oklahoma City
Company:  The Oklahoman
Job Description:  Want to work for an innovative, forward-thinking media company?  The Oklahoman Presentation Desk is looking for a page designer who primarily works in print but also should be comfortable with the digital medium and social media.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent; or 1 to 2 years related experience and/or training. Knowledge of design software required, including InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Experience in CCI front-end publishing a plus. While people with journalism training and copy desk experience are sought after, common sense and good judgment are mandatory. Other skills necessary include ability to effectively present information, reasoning ability and fastidious attitude about design and copy editing. We’re also looking for excellent headline writing, spelling, copy editing and story trimming skills. Knowledge of newsgathering procedures, ability to determine the importance of news, knowledge of newsroom operations and extensive knowledge of AP style makes you a top candidate.
Contact:  Send your resume and 5-7 samples of your design work to: Yvette Walker, Newsroom, 9000 N. Broadway Ext., Oklahoma City, 73114 or