Our client is seeking a self-motivated, meticulous, team-player for an immediate opening in the position of Editorial Graphic Designer in their Custom Media division. The Editorial Graphic Designer will join our clients custom team to help develop and produce art content—publication design, photography, illustration, and layouts. Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or similar field preferred.
2-5 years of successful experience in art directing or designing for consumer magazines or other publications/websites.
Exceptional customer service skills and ability to work independently.
Must possess excellent verbal and written communications skills.
Must have ability to work independently and multi-task in a fast-paced team environment.
Must also be able to work effectively in daily collaboration with internal editorial, production, and design teams, and must maintain close working relationships with external clients.
Must be detail-oriented and set high standards for accuracy.
Must have demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical, decision-making, and problem-solving skills required.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality of all employee and company information.
Education and technical background must include expert skills in Adobe Creative Suite, extensive knowledge of type, photography, and illustration.
Must have the ability to conceive and execute original designs
Essential Duties: Work with the art director to set a creative vision for publications.
Assign, produce, or source photography and illustration; design magazine pages; and develop maps, charts, and other information graphics.
Manage freelance art relationships and project budgets.
Manage projects from end to end, including presenting and acting as the design point person to external clients, creating comprehensive schedules, and other tasks as needed.
Does this sound like you? If so, apply now!