Our leading financial media organization is seeking a production designer to rebuild, redesign, translate or reconfigure graphics and layouts created for print for use across mobile products and platform. To perform this work, the production designer will collaborate closely with print graphics and photo departments, as well as with art directors, editors, online producers and mobile product producers. The production designer may assist in the ongoing development of the mobile product suite, application experience and in the execution of the brand's global Web and Mobile strategies.
The schedule for this position includes: Monday 10:30am – 7pm; Tuesday 4pm to midnight; Wednesday 4pm to midnight; Thursday 12 noon to 8pm; Friday 10:30am – 7pm, times are subjects to change based on production workload requirements.
ResponsibilitiesRetrieve files from K-4 InDesign and rebuild, redesign print graphics, layouts and tablesResize and rearrange photo, images and illustrations to fit mobile product applications and specificationsDeconstruct and reconfigure illustrations, tables, and charts for various displays, ensuring that all versions retain their meaning and impactCollaborate with editors, graphic designers, art directors, and producers to determine creative ways to display complex print illustrations, data visualizations, charts, and tables for the various mobile productsParticipate in periodic reviews of the mobile product suite to discuss ways to improve visual content and the processes for deliveryTrack and review the development of magazine and other mobile product art and graphics so that complex material can be identified early; collaborate with art and graphics directors on ways to adapt content for mobile products
Qualifications3+ years' experience in graphic design; print background and layout skills are required 3+ years experience with InDesign, Photoshop3+ years experience with Adobe Suite, Adobe InCopy, Illustrator, and AcrobatExcellent time/project management skills; ability to multi-taskMust be self-motivated and independentMust work well with editors, copyeditors, graphics/dataviz designers, photo editors, producers, video producers/editorsMust have the skill and judgment to ensure that all materials posted meet Bloomberg's editorial standardsWeb design and photo retouching, skills a plus