Graphic Design Assistant for Kimberly FitzSimons Letterpress

Position: Graphic Design Assistant
Company: Kimberly FitzSimons, Classically Chic Letterpress
Location: The company is located in Chicago, IL, but I will consider candidates from anywhere in the U.S.
Compensation: Paid (hourly)
Hours: 6-10 hours week

Description: Kimberly FitzSimons offers classically chic letterpress stationery for brides, stylish individuals, and distinctive families. I am seeking a graphic design assistant for my letterpress stationery business that offers custom wedding invitations, announcements, and correspondence stationery. Due to the continued demand for the letterpress wedding stationery, I am seeking help leading up to and during the busy wedding season. This role could be expanded to custom design work and marketing if a person with relevant experience is the right fit.

Responsibilities: The assistant will aid in the preparation and review of client stationery proofs in Adobe Illustrator, help update materials on the website, and contribute to social media efforts. Other responsibilities could include custom design, marketing, or on-site handwork (sample preparation, invitation assembly) depending on interest and the candidate's location. Please note that this role will not include any letterpress printing or instruction in letterpress printing.

Requirements: Attention to detail is a must. Knowledge of and experience working in Adobe Illustrator is required. The candidate does not need to live in Chicago or be on-site, although preference may be given to those who fit the criteria and are located near my home studio.

To apply, please email resume to hello@kimberlyfitzsimons with a description of why you think you would be a good fit for this position.