Graphic Designer


Graphic Designer

Round House Theatre
Bethesda, MD 20814

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Graphic Designer


Round House Theatre, a LORT D with a $5M operating budget, seeks a full-time Graphic Designer to unify organizational branding through graphic design, photography and video.  They will spearhead the design of all advertising and marketing collateral, including but not limited to: print & digital advertising, brochures, posters, flyers, banners, signage, and playbills. They will also have a stake in the creation and direction of photo and video content for use on web and social media. In all functions, the Graphic Designer is expected to contribute a high degree of creativity, accuracy and speed to the development and production processes. The Graphic Designer is responsible for maintaining Round House brand standards while creating fresh, eye-catching designs. The designer also produces and oversees several large-scale projects each season, including all materials needed to support the annual subscription and single ticket campaigns.

  • ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Ability to function independently and efficiently in a deadline-driven environment, and handle multiple, concurrent tasks.
  • Quickly and creatively assess needs and develop materials as requested by Marketing and other departments, including Development, Education, Artistic and Operations.
  • Manage all design and production projects from inception through completion. 
  • Maintain familiarity with all Round House programming to ensure accuracy in marketing communications.
  • Ensure that Round House operates at a technical level consistent with industry standards. 
  • Adhere to, maintain and enhance the organizational style guide.
  • Oversee print production and bidding processes and maintain familiarity with local production resources.
  • Create and produce all weekly newspaper ads in support of ongoing performance schedule.
  • Create and/or manage the development of photo and video content. Proficiency with Final Cut Pro and digital photography highly desirable.

  • QUALIFICATIONS AND CAPABILITIES Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or equivalent experience preferred.
  • A minimum of three (3) years increasingly responsible design experience preferred. Specific experience developing print advertisements and brochures required.
  • Proficiency with Final Cut Pro, digital photography, and videography highly desirable.
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud, especially Photoshop, InDesign, & Illustrator.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite including, but not limited to, Outlook, Word, and PowerPoint.
  • Must demonstrate initiative and strong problem resolution, and be able to participate successfully in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment. 
  • Demonstrated superior organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to meet deadlines. 
  • Understanding of and ability to oversee print production processes.
  • Ability to proofread for grammar, spelling, and punctuation with a high degree of accuracy. 
  • Previous in-house experience a plus.
  • Schedule flexibility and ability to work occasional nights and weekends.
  • A background and/or interest in theatre preferred. 


Submit a cover letter, resume, portfolio, and salary requirements to Round House Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  For more information about Round House Theatre, please visit



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