We are hiring!
Put your skills to use, gain valuable field experience, earn money and have fun while doing it.
To work at the Vanguard as a contributor or editor, you must be a Portland State student, enrolled in at least 6 undergraduate credits (2.5 GPA) or 5 graduate credits (3.0 GPA).
This leadership position on the editorial staff is responsible for curating, coordinating and assisting in editing all multimedia content for the Vanguard. The position requires at least 20 hours per week and pays $1900/term in the form of an ELSA.
Eligible candidates must be students enrolled in 6 or more credits with a 2.5 or higher GPA. Strong knowledge of creating and editing audio visual content and management experience are necessary for success in this position.
The Creative Director is directly responsible for overseeing layout and design for the Vanguard’s weekly print issue. Candidates for the position should demonstrate strong design, leadership and managerial skills, ability to work well under pressure, and proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
Production days are Fridays, Sundays and Mondays 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. with the paper going to print weekly Monday nights at 5 p.m.
-Overseeing print layout and design
-Hiring, training and managing a team of designers
-Working under real-life restrictions within an existing brand.
-Propelling the creative integrity and legacy of the paper, including:
-Concepting for special guides, sections, articles, and ads.
-Concept collaboration with editorial staff and designers for layout, infographics, photography, illustration, web-based concepts, social media and multimedia.
The position will begin June 2017, pays $1900 per term in the form of an ELSA and requires a time commitment of at least 20 hours/week, with an emphasis on Monday and Friday office hours.
Experienced Multimedia Reporters
The Vanguard needs reporters with experience in videography, editing and/or audio. The Vanguard has multimedia equipment available for checkout on a first come, first served basis.