Visual Assistant, Hearst Visual Group

Job Description: This position is part of the Hearst Visual Group, with an emphasis on Esquire, Men’s Health and Town & Country. The candidate must be an organized self-starter with a strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.

Job Requirements:
Job responsibilities:
• Research photos for all sections of the magazines using Getty as well as other photo agencies.
• Coordinate Studio D (in-house photo studio) shoots.
• Manage invoices, department expenses, estimates, advances, contracts, call sheets and insurance.
• Provide support for the photo group for all administrative tasks.
• Help with photo production, including sourcing props.
• Keep track of and input photo/production credits.
• Work with interns.

Type of Job: Photo

City: New York City

State/Country: New York

Duration: Full-time

Company: Hearst

About Our Company:
About Hearst Magazines: As one of the world's largest publishers of monthly magazines, with more than 10,000 employees worldwide, Hearst Magazines has more than 300 editions and 245 websites globally, including 25 brands in the U.S., where its print and digital assets reach 155 million readers and site visitors each month.

Contact Name: Emilie Benyowitz

Contact Email: emilie.benyowitz@hearst.com

How to Apply: Please send resume to emilie.benyowitz@hearst.com

Production Manager, SLM Media

Job Description: SLM Media is looking for an experienced, reliable production manager. The ideal candidate will have the ability to multi-task, collaborate, and manage multiple projects—including St. Louis Magazine, Design STL, St. Louis Family, custom publishing, and digital products—in a timely manner. Benefits include dental and medical insurance.

Job Requirements:

  • At least five years of experience in print operations or production.

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Mathematical aptitude.

  • Able to set and meet priorities.

  • Perform well under pressure.

  • Must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of management.

Type of Job: Full-Time

City: St. Louis

State/Country: Missouri

Duration: Permanent

Benefits: Dental / Health / 401k

Company: SLM Media

About Our Company: With our print publications and digital products—St. Louis Magazine, Design STL, St. Louis Family, and stlmag.com—SLM Media Group has built a desirable audience within the St. Louis metropolitan area, through award-winning editorial and design; paid, targeted circulation; signature events; and an educated and affluent readership. A locally owned and operated company, we create informative, beautiful publications that serve as the local authority on what is so great about the Gateway City. We provide our readers—both through our printed publications and our digital offerings—with useful, current information that helps them make the most of living in St. Louis. We connect readers with the city in a whole new way.

Contact Name: Jarrett Medlin

Contact Email: jmedlin@stlmag.com

How to Apply: Please send the following to Jarrett Medlin (jmedlin@stlmag.com); put “Production Manager” in the subject line:

  • A brief introduction describing who you are, what work you’ve done, and how your background and interests overlap with the position.

  • A PDF of your resume.

  • PDFs or links to 5-7 of your finest samples.

Editorial Designer, Point Five

Job Description: Point Five is a New York City design studio specializing in editorial and identity design with an educational, cultural or political focus.

FULL-TIME DESIGNER

We’re looking for a well-rounded full-time designer to join our creative team. We work seamlessly between print and digital projects and the successful candidate must have strengths in both media, as well as a demonstrated interest in editorial design. Applicants must be smart, curious, and comfortable taking the initiative to solve problems. Attention to detail and strong organizational skills are a must for juggling multiple deadlines. Graceful under pressure and a sense of humor a must. Love for dogs a plus.

Position requires 2-3 years of experience, but the right entry-level individual will also be considered. This position will work directly with the studio principals on a variety of editorial projects, assisting on concepts, research, design, and production. This is a full-time staff position with benefits; salary commensurate with experience.

Job Requirements: Proficient at Adobe CS: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator. Sketch, HTML and CSS experience a plus, but not required.

Type of Job: Design

City: New York

State/Country: New York

Duration: Full-time

Benefits: Yes

Company: Point Five

About Our Company: Point Five is a New York City design studio specializing in editorial and identity design with an educational, cultural or political focus. We collaborate with publishers, academics, and nonprofits to create work with clarity and purpose.

Contact Name: Laura Thorne

Contact Email: designer@point5.com

How to Apply: Please email a resume, portfolio, and a brief note explaining your fit for our studio and the position to designer@point5.com. Subject line of email: Editorial Designer 2019.

Art/Photo Assistant, Today Media

Job Description: Award-winning, regional glossy lifestyle magazine art department is seeking a motivated, talented, and energetic entry- to junior-level designer (0-3 years of experience) to assist the creative directors with design and photo work in a full-time, in-house position.

This is an excellent opportunity for a recent design grad to break into the consumer media/publishing industry and gain invaluable experience with a highly regarded, established brand.

Principal duties include:
• Page design and layout under the supervision of creative directors, and working closely with editors, assistants, freelancers, and interns.
• Researching and sourcing photos, scheduling and assisting with shoots, taking some original photography (usually product and location shots).

Job Requirements:
Requirements:
• a portfolio of work showing a creative sense of editorial design, including use of typography and photography
• strong knowledge of Adobe CC programs: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
• ability to work under multiple deadlines, take direction, and proactively offer design solutions
• the resourcefulness necessary to conduct quick and fruitful photo research. Experience in organizing photo shoots a plus
• the ability to manage time efficiently, and work autonomously, amid continuous deadlines
• Must have the means to commute to and work from our offices in Rye, NY. There is no direct public transportation available.

Pluses: Previous editorial magazine experience and familiarity with Westchester County

Type of Job: Design, photo research

City: Rye

State/Country: New York

Duration: Full-time

Benefits: Medical, dental, 401K

Company: Today Media

About Our Company: Consumer media/publishing

Contact Name: Robert Supina

Contact Email: bsupina@westchestermagazine.com

How to Apply: Please send resumé and a link to work samples/portfolio to bsupina@westchestermagazine.com

Art Intern, Inc.com

Job Description: Inc.com is seeking an art intern to join its team. The intern will assist photo editors, art directors, and writers in creating visual content for stories across the website and social media. The candidate should be self-motivated and willing to take the lead on a project and run with it while also being comfortable in a very collaborative and communicative team environment and fast work pace.

The candidate will work with the Associate Photo Editor on daily articles and report to the Digital Production Manager on larger projects.

Duties include:
-Creating photo illustrations and design solutions for website and social media sites
-Working with standing creative templates and designs to create ongoing art assets for various projects
-Processing and stylize pickup art
-Research stock and wire agencies to find pictures or illustrations for columnist articles
-Researching illustrators, photographers, and design portfolios for projects
-Uploading creative assets to various CMS platforms

Job Requirements:
-Highly organized and detail oriented
-Experience working with the Adobe Creative Suite
-Technical understanding of file format conversion and optimization
-Pursuing a degree in the visual arts
-Experience with various of the following: graphic design/web design, photography, video, animation, illustration
-Desire to work with a very collaborative and communicative team
-Strong desire to work in online journalism

Type of Job: Design, photo, illustration, digital

City: New York

State/Country: New York

Duration: Full-time, part-time

Company: Inc.com | Inc. Magazine

About Our Company: Inc. is the voice of the American entrepreneur. We inspire, inform, and celebrate the risk-takers and curious go-getters at the centers of innovation and new business development. Some of the best-known people we've "discovered" include: Steve Jobs, Bill Gates, and Tony Hsieh.

Contact Email: jfroude@inc.com

How to Apply: Please email jfroude@inc.com with your resume and cover letter. Thank you for your interest in Inc.!

Sr. Digital Art Director, Meredith Corporation

Job Description: The Digital Design team at Meredith defines the visual brand execution for People, Entertainment Weekly, People Chica, Allrecipes, EatingWell, Real Simple, Martha Stewart, and many more. We are building engaging experiences that excite users and amplify the voice of our brands.

We are looking for a Sr. Digital Art Director to work closely with Creative Directors, designers, and editorial leads to craft cohesive digital brand design experiences. You will collaborate with internal stakeholders to create strong visual designs that support our Digital content strategy and engage and delight our audiences.

As a Digital Art Director at Meredith you will be responsible for doing competitive research, designing the look and feel of various brand elements and refining and iterating on those ideas for various stakeholders.

Job Requirements:
Responsibilities
• Build cohesive brand identities for multiple brands.
• Maintain digital brand guides.
• Direct creation of production art including photo treatments, logos, illustrations.
• Concept and produce social media campaigns and assets.
• Design video graphics packages including logo, type treatments, and end cards.
• Design motion graphics for social channels.
• Direct and mentor other designers.
• Collaborate with UX design team and Design Operations team.

Essential Job Functions

Design
• Use requirements and stakeholder feedback to produce design assets such as brand guidelines, editorial images, and social graphics

Collaborate with Editorial and Growth teams
• Lead meetings with stakeholders from editorial, social, email, and marketing teams.
• Present design solutions and build consensus among a broad range of stakeholders.
• Help build and maintain a happy and creative culture within the design team
• Participate in brainstorming and critique sessions that foster big-picture thinking while identifying opportunities to raise the bar on the details.

Process Management
• Keep project management tickets up to date, communicate progress, keep files organized, follow slack channels, and meet deadlines.

Type of Job: Digital Art Direction and Design

City: New York

State/Country: NY

Duration: Full-time

Company: Meredith Corporation

About Our Company: We are Meredith Corporation, a publicly held media and marketing services company founded upon serving our customers and committed to building value for our shareholders. We are on the pulse of pop culture, entertainment, food, fashion and lifestyle, news, business and finance, and sports.

Meredith Corporation has been committed to service journalism for more than 115 years. Today, Meredith uses multiple distribution platforms — including broadcast television, print, digital, mobile and video — to provide consumers with content they desire and to deliver the messages of its advertising and marketing partners.

How to Apply: https://meredith.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/EXT/job/New-York--NY-225-Liberty/Sr-Digital-Art-Director_JR07251