#117871

Designer

Location:
New York, NY
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
up to $59.41/hour
posted by:
Ryan Stipes
Date:
05/11/2017

Job Description:

Overall Responsibilities:
Work with editors to consult on page layout and design and produce inline assets that add value to our users
Create contact sheets from stock image searches for use in articles and in our image repository.
Concept new treatments aligned with our social strategy and refine
Attend status meetings to align with our cross functional team Partner with Editorial team and design leads to understand brand and content strategy, using this knowledge iterate and test the visual identity.
Design and produce creative assets for site
Illustrate data points and insights and turn them into compelling graphics.

Top 3 Daily Responsibilities:
Work with editors to consult on layout and design/produce inline web assets that add value to our users
Conducting image searches to keep our photo library fresh as well as content on the site updated
Custom illustrating editorial concepts

Required Skills:
BA Degree, no specific field required
Portfolio showcasing strong design skills and ability to follow established design standards
Experience designing outstanding web-based products for a B2B oriented website. Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage work load and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
5+ years experience art directing, designing, and producing creative assets for a publication or advertising channel
Strong attention to detail, and demonstrated ability to execute according to plan and deliver measurable results
Commitment to creative excellence and demonstrated ability to own an idea from concept to execution, including detailed design.
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
Experience concepting, wiring and designing infographics
Excellent collaboration skills and a team mindset

Nice to have:
Strong illustration skills
Strong ability to present creative work
Competency sourcing photography
A working knowledge of HTML and CSS used in different mediums.
Proven strong organizational, analytical, and independent problem-solving skills, as well as outstanding written and verbal communication skills
Proven project management skills and ability to manage multiple projects across cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment                                                                           

Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.

 

 

Requirements:

***Background check is required for this position.***

***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

***Assignment could start earlier if right candidate is identified.***