Business Positions

Day Producer

About the Position

Job Description: Day Producers work with managers to lay out advertising space in the paper. Applicants will also be expected to aid in tracking of print characteristics such as page count, color and space dedicated to advertisements, as well as contributing to ongoing, long-term projects within the production department. InDesign experience is required, and experience with Photoshop and Illustrator is recommended for long-term projects.

Application Materials: 

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • 3-5 layout or marketing/advertising clips

Work Requirements: 

  • One 2 to 3 hour shift per week
  • Weekly meeting to oversee/assign long-term projects
  • Contributing to long-term marketing/advertising projects

Leadership Opportunities:

  • Can lead long-term projects as day producer
  • Opportunities as night producer or ad designer after one semester of experience as day producer
  • Production management opportunities
  • Potential avenue to managing publisher, head of the business division
  • Close ties with the design department