Missouri History Museum
  • 05-Nov-2021 to Until Filled (CST)
  • Graphic Design
  • St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Base starting salary: 47,500
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Comprehensive benefits package


The Missouri Historical Society commits to a process of listening attentively to one another and leveraging best practices and resources across our organization to promote a culture of inclusion where individuals from all racial and ethnic identities; ages; nationalities; social and economic statuses; sexual orientations; gender identities/expressions; religious, political, and ideological perspectives; and abilities are able to be engaged, feel valued, and thrive. click here for the full Commitment to Racial Equity

Position Summary:

The Missouri Historical Society seeks a Graphic Designer to help with the design of a variety of projects and materials, including logos, brochures, rack cards, invitations, PowerPoint presentations, signage, reports, traveling displays, web graphics, and other forms of visual communication. The Graphic Designer must adhere to the Missouri Historical Society's graphic brand standards and assist others throughout the institution in following brand guidelines.

Essential Functions:

  • Creates and fulfills graphic projects/requests from inception to completion
  • Develops logos for various projects and events
  • Meets and works with multiple departments to gather ideas and present design concepts
  • Assists the Missouri History Museum Shop in the creation of exhibit-driven merchandise
  • Helps produce traveling banner shows
  • Prepares designs and layouts within brand guidelines
  • Performs photo color correction and retouching of photos as needed
  • Meets and works with outside vendors
  • Coordinates production processes including scheduling, selecting production media and materials that meet budget requirements, and inspecting proofs for accuracy and adherence to appropriate production standards
  • Helps maintain a photo database
  • Assists with other projects as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree in graphic design or related field
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
  • At least three years of experience with print production


  • Proficient in a Mac-based environment
  • Self-motivated, good-natured, flexible, and creative
  • Superior time-management, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to take direction, feedback, and critiques constructively
  • Excellent attention to detail, including proven proofreading capabilities

Deadline to Apply: Position open until filled.

Please upload cover letter and resume when applying.

**Also include a portfolio link with design samples that display a range of design layouts.**

*External job boards: Please click this link, Graphic Designer to apply.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Services Provided On A Non-Discriminatory Basis

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