Graphic Assistant

at Oxford Business Group
Location Charlottenburg/Moabit, Germany
Date Posted 1. November 2017
Category Design / UX / Creative
Job Type Freelance
Street + Number Helmholtz Str 2-9
City Berlin


Oxford Business Group, an international publisher of research and intelligence on emerging markets, is looking for freelance graphic assistants for its Charlottenburg office. Join a dynamic team of researchers, editors and designers engaged with the latest information about the world’s fastest-growing markets.

The Graphic Assistant will be responsible for:

  • Laying out pages for books, including all components such as text, graphs, photos and other design elements;
  • Creating and designing graphs and infographics;
  • Liaising with field staff in other offices to collect materials for layout;
  • Assisting with redesigns as necessary to keep overall look and style up-to-date;
  • Working with Creative Director on new design ideas for books and other media.

Necessary qualifications:

  • University degree in graphic arts, design, illustration or related fields;
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience as a graphic assistant or art editor;
  • Advanced English, both written and spoken (German is not required);
  • Experienced in InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat Pro, Freehand/Illustrator, Microsoft Office (especially Excel);
  • Excellent communication skills and presentation skills;
  • Understanding of electronic, online and multi-media publishing;
  • Organised, responsible and detail oriented.

For more information about Oxford Business Group, please visit our website.

To apply, please send a cover letter, CV and design samples to