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Industrial Designer

We are seeking a talented Industrial Design, ideally with projects demonstrating an understanding of and experience with electrical consumer goods. Fluency with materials, engineering principles, electricity and everything else related to creating electrical consumer goods and guiding the prototyping and production process. Must be able to travel several times a year to oversee production abroad. We are open to various levels of experience depending on the individual candidate. However a strong portfolio is a must. This is a full time in-house position. amika is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or any other category protected by law, with respect to recruitment, hiring, or any other status of employment.

Assistant Photo Editor

The Assistant Photo Editor is responsible for photo research, support on photo shoots, and standing-in for the photo director on shoots when necessary. S/he develops, implements, and maintains effective systems to ensure smooth tracking of all photo needs, and works to ensure the timeliness of all material pertaining to Grand Editorial clients. - Provide thorough photo research for Grand Editorial clients (including, but not limited to, The Advocate, Out, BlackBook, and Hilton Hotels), looking beyond the usual stock agencies to find unique images - Play active role in idea-generation meetings, and serve as enthusiastic editorial presence - Manage trafficking of images from assignment through production - Serve as point person for photo department invoices and contracts - Compile caption and credit information - Supervise photo interns

Art/Design Intern, Out and The Advocate

Out and The Advocate are looking for interns to assist the art department. Duties include, but are not limited to, design and production for front-of-book stories as well as image creation for both magazines. Candidates must be detail oriented, digitally proficient, organized, have a strong interest in design and typography, and have a positive attitude. Interest in/familiarity with LGBT issues and culture a plus. Experience with InDesign and Photoshop is required. This internship is part-time and is for school credit only. Office is in Brooklyn.

Interactive Designer

You will join a group of engineers, strategists and marketing experts to produce highly creative and innovative online campaigns for some of the biggest names in the music and entertainment industries. You will play a leading design role on groundbreaking, cutting-edge projects within small, elite teams. You will be designing the next applications that 'Wow' the web industry and win awards. This is an opportunity for you to create things people love. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: • Design web and mobile campaigns from conceptualization to launch in a fast paced environment • Collaborate with Marketing and Business Development to create innovative, client-facing campaign proposals • Create low-fidelity sketches, wireframes, and/or prototypes that communicate UX concepts effectively • Produce pixel-perfect user interfaces detailing every aspect of a campaign • Work closely with engineers to ensure your designs are realized to the highest standards • Design sophisticated presentations that engage, excite and inform internal and external audiences of the company's products and services • Extend the CrowdSurge brand across corporate initiatives, ensuring consistent brand messaging • Participate in regular design reviews and other team-wide design efforts

Web Designer

ABOUT THE ROLE: You will join CrowdSurge's team of designers and engineers to create highly creative and innovative online campaigns for a broad range of clients in the entertainment industry. KEY RESPONSIBILITIES: You will be responsible for creating and branding consumer interactive experiences, and must ensure your work is on-brand, looks stunning and performs well on all devices. Additionally, You will: • Utilize the company's e-commerce platform solutions and other services to deliver cutting-edge campaigns, considering the requirements of the brief, the brand identity and tone of voice of the client • Collaborate with the client services team on briefs that are varied and challenging, for which client services managers will require guidance for design and technical solutions to achieve their clients' goals • Own and drive projects forward by using initiative and seeking collaboration from other team members when needed • Design and build email, social and other marketing campaign collateral • Consider the millions of users that will interact with your designs

Managing Editor, Out Magazine

Applicants for this core position within the worlds biggest-selling LGBT title will need to be experienced, organized, and diligent, capable of working with a small team of dedicated editors on producing the magazine 10 times a year. The right candidate will be at home working on a diverse range of content, from thoughtful entertainment stories to investigative journalism and photo-driven portfolios, including our ASME-nominated platform issue, the OUT 100. This position is the lynchpin of our operation, and the person filling it will be required to track all stories and art work with conception, stay on top of editors delivery dates, and manage freelancer payments. They will work closely with the art and photo departments, as well as the Editor in Chief and senior editors, and will be responsible for ensuring the magazine meets its print dates. RESPONSIBILITIES Editing • Working with all magazine editors on scheduling line edits, offering critical analysis • Supervising copy editing and fact-checking • Writing display copy • Opportunity contributing articles to the print publication • Some fact-checking and copy-editing Workflow Management • Trafficking stories from assignment through production • Establishes meeting and deadline schedules • Makes decisions about scheduling and other shipping-related needs • Assists in enforcing deadlines and ensuring that the magazine and site content is on time • Works on scheduling and guiding editorial staff in individual micro-level planning and establishes effective means for keeping staff apprised of impending deadlines • Prepares editorial-configuration (pagination) for distribution to editorial and advertising departments • Negotiates final pagination configuration with Publisher, Editor in Chief, and Art Director to address effectively all parties concerns • Works with production department to ensure editorial department's scheduling and deadlines are on target • Serves as a point person for matters involving writers' fees, contracts, and payments and manages editorial budgets • Plays active role in idea-generation meetings, and serves as enthusiastic editorial presence • Primary editorial staff member responsible for managing editorial expenses for writing, photo, and travel and assisting the team to keep spending within budgetary limits. • Other tasks as assigned by the Editor in Chief.

NYLON Marketing Design Intern

NYLON is looking for a Marketing Design Intern. Main responsibilities include designing marketing proposals, creating mock-ups for print & web (specifically newsletters for the NYLON Shop) and shadowing the Marketing Designer. We are looking for strong designers with a keen eye for aesthetics and typography. Candidates must be flexible, detail-oriented, pro-active, and have good multi-tasking and time management skills. We are seeking excited interns who are fast learners, have a positive attitude, and above all know and love the NYLON brand! This is a great opportunity for designers interested in advertising, marketing, and digital. NYLON is a small, fast-paced environment so you'll get experience with many different projects.

Photography Editor Position

Consumer magazine publisher seeking experienced full time Photography Editor for luxury title. Successful candidate will have an insatiable passion for photography, at least five years experience at consumer magazines, and a keen eye for stunning images. Responsibilities include commissioning and directing shoots, researching online libraries, sourcing provided art, researching photographers' existing archives, conceptualizing visual story ideas, working closely with designers and editors, ensuring overall image excellence throughout title, managing budgets, and building relationships with photographers, agencies and stylists. Must: -have extensive photographer database--ideally with a global reach--including travel, fashion, still life and portraiture. -be extremely organized and proactive, able to multi-task balancing multiple projects and deadlines -be able to lead as a team of one, and collaborate as needed -have ability to stretch a dollar and still make award-winning work -possess the attitude to go above and beyond Please send your resume and samples of your work as a link or PDF no larger than 4MB to with the subject line "Photo Editor"

Hemispheres Magazine Art/Photo Interrn

Now accepting intern applications for first term of 2011. All internships MUST be for credit. You will be expected to contribute to the art department in the following ways: *Attend daily or weekly meetings to plan upcoming issues, and brainstorm ideas for photo shoots, illustrations, and layouts. *Assist with a variety of editorial tasks daily- from filing paperwork, to assisting on local photo shoots *Work in InDesign to prepare layouts, templates *Assist Art Director and Head Designer with production duties, light design tasks *Assist Photo Editor with sourcing images, organizing samples, and gathering caption info. *Complete research for illustrators for upcoming projects Must be competent in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign to be considered for this position. Candidates should have a good eye for composition, be highly organized, able to multi-task and maintain a professional demeanor. You will be expected to be in the Brooklyn (Dumbo) office two to three days a week. Hours may vary depending on your schedule.

Production Assistant/Show Coordinator

Your primary duties will be related to our juried competitions. You'll be responsible for logging in entries into our database using FilemakerPro, preparing pdfs for judging, communicating with entrants, gathering the hi-res files of the winners, sending out winner announcements requesting credits, sizing images and making tiffs of all winning entries. In addition you'll be proofreading text and other administrative duties as related to our shows. We have three shows with 3x3 and four shows with Creative Quarterly plus our twice-annual 3x3 Magazine, our quarterly magazine and annual 3x3 Directory. In addition you will be responsible for updating our database, updating our 3x3 web site with each new issue, photoshop work, answering the phones and supervising our weekly mailings of magazines and books. Hourly salary is commiserate with abilities plus we do have a transportation allowance. Hours are 10:15am to 6:15pm M-F. We're located in Brooklyn, 45 minutes from Union Square on the F/G Train. The studio is located one block from Prospect Park.