Illustrator – Graphic Designer

Do you love books and media? Are you an illustrator with graphic design skills? This job might be the perfect fit for you.

 

Cedar Fort, Inc., a publishing company in Springville, UT, is looking for a highly motivated illustrator/graphic designer to join our team. The prime focus of this position is book cover design and/or illustration. Cedar Fort publishes around 140 books per year. The design team is responsible for designing the book covers and interior layout. Book genres include a variety of religious and non-religious fiction and non-fiction books.

 

Candidates should be excellent designers and possess a team player mentality. Critical responsibilities include project managing several books per month. This includes front and back covers, interior layout on full color books, and working directly with the authors and your team to get a final approved design.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Design, Illustration, Graphic Arts, or other related field is required
  • Illustration skills are required
  • Working knowledge of the Adobe Suite programs (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) is required
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills and knowledge, Mac knowledge is a plus
  • Experience in an office environment
  • Proven ability to balance and prioritize multiple goals and tasks
  • Work well in a cohesive team-oriented environment
  • Able to manage multiple concurrent tasks
  • Able to take criticism on design work and make changes as needed

 

This is an exempt salaried position from 8AM-5PM Monday-Friday, with an hour lunch break. Pay starts at $25,000 annually. Please e-mail your resume and portfolio to Darren Poulsen, Director of Production, at dpoulsen@cedarfort.com with “Graphic Designer Position” in the subject, and we will consider scheduling an interview. Position open until filled.

If you would like more information about our company, please check out our website at www.cedarfort.com.

Job Opening: Inside Sales Specialist

Cedar Fort, Inc., a publishing company in Springville, UT, is looking for a highly motivated inside sales specialist to join our team. This is a full-time position. The prime focus of this position is to maintain current accounts and seek after new accounts for the company.

 

We are looking for individuals that are detail oriented. Candidates should be excellent communicators and possess adequate customer service skills when dealing with accounts. Critical responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Contacting sales accounts and making sure orders are processed;
  • Spreadsheet management;
  • Small B2B account sales;
  • On-site store management;
  • Administrative duties supporting the sales team;
  • Will have an inside sales focus with our Self Publishing System.

Qualifications:

  • 4 Year degree preferred but full training is given;
  • 2-3 years+ within a business development role;
  • Must have solid spreadsheet skills and be adaptable and fast to learn other business related software / platforms;
  • Must be highly confident on the phone and able to close B2B and B2C sales;
  • Has some staff supervisory experience, can prioritize, always follows through on assigned tasks, is reliable and professional;
  • Possesses great communication skills.

 

This is a full-time position Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Pay starts at $13.00/hour plus commission. Please e-mail your resume and cover letter to Luke Selway at lselway@cedarfort.com with “Inside Sales Specialist Position” in the subject line, and we will consider scheduling an interview. Position open until filled. If you would like more information about our company, please check out our website at www.cedarfort.com.

Job Opening: Warehouse Worker

Cedar Fort Publishing currently has an open full time warehouse worker position. Candidates need to be able to work in a fast paced environment picking orders and checking them for completeness and correctness. This position is also responsible for general upkeep of the warehouse by restocking shelves and re-arranging stock as designated by your supervisor. A good, hard working, honest work ethic is a must. Applicants will need to have good time management skills and have the ability to adjust their speed of order picking to match the workload which changes on a daily basis. Must be able to repeatedly lift and move packages weighing up to 30-40 lb packages for the allotted shift.

Previous experience in a warehouse environment and/or forklift experience is a plus, however, we are willing to train the right person in the skills needed to excel in this position. This position requires someone who is very detail oriented and has the ability to be on their feet for the duration of their working shift. Full-time employment at Cedar Fort Inc. comes with a great benefit package including access to health insurance, 401K, paid holidays(observed) and paid time off. Email resume to bolsen@cedarfort.com for consideration.

Full Time Position

Monday-Friday 8a.m.-5p.m.

Hourly position $7.50-$8.50 DOE

Job Opening: Shipping Clerk/Quality Control

Cedar Fort Publishing currently has a full time warehouse position for the shipping clerk/quality control position.  Candidates need to be able to work in a fast paced environment scanning orders and checking them for completeness and correctness.  This position is also responsible for the safe packaging and correct shipping of shipments both small and large to locations all over the United States as well as internationally.  Candidates are expected to be very comfortable with basic computer navigation since multiple software programs will be utilized on a daily basis to both scan and ship orders.  A good, hard working, honest work ethic is a must.  Applicants will need to have good time management skills and have the ability to adjust their speed of order processing to match the workload which changes on a daily basis.  Must be able to repeatedly lift and move packages weighing up to 30-40 lb packages for the allotted shift.

Previous experience is a plus, however, we are willing to train the right person in the skills needed to excel in this position.  This position requires someone who is very detail oriented and has the ability to stand for extended periods of time in one area.  Full-time employment at Cedar Fort Inc. comes with a great benefit package including access to health insurance, 401K, paid holidays(observed) and paid time off. Email resume to bolsen@cedarfort.com for consideration.

Full Time Position

Monday-Friday 8a.m.-5p.m.

Hourly position $7.50-$8.50 DOE