• Support production of all publications through organizational and planning efforts, technical setup and production-focused design.
• Design editorial layouts for all publications in keeping with the brand and demographics.
• Design custom visuals that quickly and concisely communicate content.
• Take editorial photographs that are used to illustrate and enhance a story under the direction of Art Director and/or Editor.
• Execute digital art components during photo shoot and art production, including both print-to-digital considerations and online-only products.
• Prepare design ideas, in conjunction with art department team, for participation in editorial brainstorm meetings.
• Assist in getting pickup art and scheduling photo shoots for all publications.
• Provide retouching, color correcting and photo manipulation as needed.
We’re 417, a life-enrichment company in Springfield, Missouri, serving more than 325,362 audience members monthly across our titles of 417 Magazine, Biz 417, 417 Home and 417 Bride. In addition, we have robust digital properties to support each title, produce award-winning publications and have a custom publishing division, a ticketing platform and an event-planning division. While we’re at it, we host parties and events for movers, shakers and everyone in between.
We’ve been doing this gig for 20 years, but there’s even more to come—we promise. Want to be part of it?