Job Opening: Design & Production Coordinator | Syracuse Cultural Workers

Special Offers:  For $50+ orders, receive a free Women's Suffrage Centennial Calendar
$100+ orders receive a free Postcard Sampler

Job Opening: Design & Production Coordinator

To be filled as soon as possible posted 10-16-2020

Time: Full-time Salary: $13.50/hour In 2020 we were able to offer generous bonuses to staff, we hope to raise wages in 2021.​

Benefits: Health insurance, vacation after one year, 8 paid holidays and 5 paid personal days and $250 of free SCW products per year. Exciting, challenging, supportive, cooperative, committed workplace.

Hours: 9 am - 5 pm, Mon - Fri, some flexibility including for partially remote working during the pandemic

Office: 400 Lodi Street, Syracuse, NY 13203


  • Work closely with Art Director Karen Kerney

  • Coordinate design and production of new products, catalogs and marketing pieces

  • Participate in the committee which develops the annual Women Artists Datebook

  • Work with artists on file formats needed and getting contracts signed

  • Design weekly emarketing images

  • Send Purchase Orders to vendors for paper products, T-Shirts, buttons, stickers, etc.

  • Respond to regular email correspondence

  • Collaborate with the full staff; attend monthly staff meetings and annual staff retreat to make the business successful

  • Able to use independent judgment and make decisions and work effectively as part of a team

  • Commitment to SCW’s mission – including our work to eradicate racism and all forms of oppression in our workplace, community and world

  • Drivers License and access to car helpful

  • Work with printers and sales reps to assure timely and effective production

  • Participate in SCW’s Creative Team to develop inspiring new products

  • Create requisition orders for all printed paper products and interface with printers

  • Work with customers on custom-imprinted orders


  • Good people skills, online and in-person

  • Reliable, responsible and accountable

  • Strong computer proficiency (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator experience - MAC)

  • Flexibility and ability to multi-task effectively

  • Accurate and detail-oriented

  • Work well under pressure/deadlines

For 38 years Syracuse Cultural Workers has worked to nourish communities that honor diversity and creative expression,
and inspire movements for justice, equality and liberation while respecting our Earth and all its beings.

SCW is a peace and justice publisher selling both retail and wholesale through our catalog and website throughout North America. SCW’s 12 person staff is caring, creative, hardworking and committed to making a difference in the world. If you are a person of integrity looking for a challenge, apply now.

Please send resume and cover letter (explaining how your experience and skills suit you for the position) as soon as possible to:
Syracuse Cultural Workers * PO Box 6367, Syracuse, NY 13217 * Fax: 315-475-1277
Phone: 315-474-1132 ext. 22