A major tech news is looking fo a talented designer who is eager to tackle assignments for social media and digital platforms as well as design work for their award-winning magazine. This position reports to the Creative Director.
• Collaborate with editors to conceptualize and execute page designs for magazine articles. This may include creating and commissioning illustrations. • Work with the social media team to create illustrations that are tailored for mobile devices. These ideas are often developed and executed within the same day. • Serve as the primary designer for some digital assignments. • You may work with the social media team, photo editors, or other designers to help refine and improve their ideas.
• Interest in creating engaging design for mobile audiences • Good typographic and layout skills • Some illustration experience • Experience using Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator • Experience using Sketch a plus • Basic CSS is a plus • Excellent communication skills • Strong organizational skills and excellent attention to detail • Comfortable commissioning illustrators and art-directing them as needed.