Call for Applications
We are looking for a graphic designer or architect to help us create images for a number of projects. These images will take the form of architectural collages, posters, illustrations, model making, and slide design for the summer of 2017.
An ideal candidate will be located in Porto, Portugal, although some of the work can be completed remotely. This is a freelance role that includes a set hourly fee. Hours may fluctuate from week to week, but each week there will be at minimum 15 hours of work. The job will run from June to August with the possibility of a longer term engagement.
The Center for Genomic Gastronomy is an artist-led think tank that examines the biodiversity and biotechnologies of human food systems. Visit here to learn more about our work: www.genomicgastronomy.com/work
— Graphic Design & Illustration
— The ability to draw freehand and digitally
— Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite software
— The ability to create diagrams, infographics, maps and other forms of visual communication
— 2-D Architectural illustrations that help clients imagine exhibitions, restaurants, and other kinds of spaces
— An interest in experimenting with collage (both digital and analogue)
— 3D design
— Architectural model making
— Organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to communicate clearly
— Fluent in English
DESIRED BUT NOT REQUIRED
— Interest in book design and typesetting skills
— Ability to use GIS and/or visualize complex datasets through infographics and charts
— Video and animation
We are primarily looking for a high-level of digital design competency, visualization skills and the ability to work independently and incorporate feedback during an intense and iterative process of design.
You do not need to know anything specifically about food, ecology or climate change, but we are looking for someone who will be interested and willing to learn more.
Interested applicants should send their portfolio (as .pdf, max 15MB), a CV, and a description of why they are interested in the position to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications are due by the end of the day Sunday, May 28th, 2017. Phone interviews will be scheduled for the first week in June.
Please contact us at email@example.com with any questions you have about the application process.