Data Viz Editorial Designer

Washington, DC.
Job Terms:
Start date:
posted by:
Alexa Falcone

Job Description:

You will: 
*Work with editors to consult on layout, and design/produce inline web assets that add value to our users
*Custom illustrating editorial concepts

Portfolio showcasing strong design skills and ability to follow established design standards
Experience designing outstanding web-based products for a B2C oriented website. Must be self-motivated to prioritize and manage workload and meet critical project milestones and deadlines.
3-5+ years experience designing, and producing creative assets for a publication or advertising channels
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 designing infographics
Excellent collaboration skills and a team mindset
Preferred qualification(s)
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

Work with editors to consult on page layout and design and produce inline assets that add value to our users
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 the client's brand and content strategy.
Using this knowledge, iterate and test the brand's visual identity.
Design and produce creative assets for the brand's site
Illustrate data points and insights and turn them into compelling graphics.