The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, Wonderfully Wild. The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens, Wonderfully Wild.


Graphic Designer

The Opportunity:

The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens seeks a creative, detail-oriented, and effective Graphic Designer that will develop on-brand marketing, advertising, and communication materials for print, digital, and signage applications.


Position Summary: 

The Graphic Designer is a critical part of our Marketing team and is responsible for maintaining and producing creative work that is consistent across all The Living Desert’s brand touchpoints. Reporting to the Senior Manager, Brand, Marketing and Public Relations, the Graphic Designer will create compelling, on-brand marketing and graphic materials to support the zoo’s mission.


The ideal candidate will design, develop, and coordinate the production of marketing and collateral materials, institutional publications, exhibit graphics signage and displays for the Zoo. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for maintaining institutional brand standards in all print, environmental and digital media of the Zoo, as well as fulfilling all vendor relations, printing, publishing, tracking, etc., for signs, brochures, newsletters, etc. The successful candidate will have demonstrated skills creative a variety of projects and will be fluent with all creative software including Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator).  Photography/videography skills and experience with Lightroom, After-Effects, and/or Premier considered a plus.


The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and creative with a genuine passion for storytelling, communications, and wildlife conservation. The successful candidate will support The Living Desert in its mission of desert conservation through preservation, education, and appreciation, and help the organization achieve a forward-thinking vision of a modern zoo and inclusive culture.


Qualifications and Requirements:

As graphic designer you will:


Education and Experience:

All interested individuals should submit their resume, three examples of their creative work, and brief cover letter to the Erin Scott (Senior Manager, Brand, Marketing, and Public Relations) at  Please include the job title in the subject line.

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