Freelance Art Director, New Avon, LLC

Job Description: We have some exciting projects coming up at Avon and are seeking several freelance Art Directors. In this role you will be working on concepting ideas through imagery and design. This assignment is estimated at 2-4 months. Five days per week. 40 hours per week.

Job Requirements:

  • 6-10 years of experience in a similar role.
  • A magazine, brochure and strong print background is required
  • Must have strong type, design, and production skills and be comfortable working in a fast paced environment.
  • Must have a strong background in InDesign and Photoshop, Illustrator a plus.
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines in an environment of high accountability
  • This will be a 2-4 month project working in house (five days, 40 hours per week) in our New York City office located in the Financial District.

Position: Freelance Art Director

Type of Job: Art, Design

City: New York City

Region: New York

Duration: Freelance

About Our Company: New Avon, LLC (“Avon”) is the leading social selling beauty company in North America. After 131 years, we have emerged as a brand-new, privately-held organization. Working in an entrepreneurial environment, you will be presented with new challenges every day. Unlike opportunities at established companies, where your job is often to execute already created plans with a narrow focus, in our environment you will contribute to building many things from scratch.

Company: New Avon, LLC

Contact Name: John Germinario

Contact Email: john.germinario@avonusa.com

How to Apply: Please submit a resume along with a link to your portfolio of work to John Germinario at john.germinario@avonusa.com

Creative Director, Scholastic

Job Description: 

THE OPPORTUNITY

  • Will oversee the work of the entire SNP art department and all visuals and design for all digital, print, and video products.
  • Elevate the visual quality of our printed products: magazines, posters, teacher lesson plans, etc.
  • Elevate the visual quality of our digital products: video, tools, microsites, emails, and banner ads
  • Recruit and build relationships with digital vendors for video, tools, apps, etc.
  • Train and mentor a variable staff of page designers in printed page and UX design
  • Manage a variable staff of freelancers and assignments to improve department efficiencies and cost savings
  • Bring new ideas and innovation to SNP’s products.

Thank you for your consideration in choosing Scholastic.

Job Requirements:

HOW YOU CAN FIT

  • Must have experience in magazine page design and/or digital UX experience.
  • Must have experience managing a team of creative staff.
  • 8-10 years relevant experience.
  • Bachelor's degree in english/journalism or art/design.
  • InDesign, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, Html, Gsuite, Microsoft Software

Position: Creative Director

Type of Job: Digital

City: New York City

Region: New York

Duration: Full-time

Benefits: Yes

Some benefits that we offer:

  • 100% vested of 401(k) Retirement Plan after 5 years employment
  • Up to 1M worth of supplemental Life Insurance
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Purchase Scholastic stock at a 15% discount

About Our Company: Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world's largest publisher and distributor of children's books, a leading provider of core literacy curriculum and professional services, and a producer of educational and entertaining children's media. The Company creates quality books and ebooks, print and technology-based learning programs for pre-K to grade 12, classroom magazines and other products and services that support children's learning both in school and at home. With operations in 14 international offices and exports to 165 countries, Scholastic makes quality, affordable books available to all children around the world through school-based book clubs and book fairs, classroom collections, school and public libraries, retail and online. True to its mission of 97 years to encourage the personal and intellectual growth of all children beginning with literacy, the Company has earned a reputation as a trusted partner to educators and families. Learn more at www.scholastic.com.

Company: Scholastic Inc.

How to Apply: https://scholastic.taleo.net/careersection/2/jobdetail.ftl?job=F0200073

Art Assistant, Real Simple

Job Description: Real Simple magazine is seeking a detail-oriented art assistant to support the design and photo teams. There will be opportunities to design for print and social and to assist on photo shoots. Other daily tasks will include communicating with freelance illustrators, invoicing, production and other administrative tasks necessary to the workflow of the department. The art assistant is involved in all visual meetings and can play a role in shaping the content.

Our ideal candidate is:

  • An organized and motivated worker
  • Creative with a passion for design and magazines
  • Proficient in Adobe Indesign and Photoshop
  • Collaborative

Position: Art Assistant

Type of Job: Editorial Design

City: New York City

Region: New York

Duration: Full-time freelance

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. From that, we have built businesses that serve well-defined audiences, deliver the messages of advertisers, and extend our brand franchises and expertise to related markets. Our products and services distinguish themselves on the basis of quality, customer service, and value that can be trusted.

Company: Meredith

Contact Name: Emily Kehe

Contact Email: emily.kehe@meredith.com

How to Apply: Email Emily with you resume and samples of your work.

Director of Photography, Barron's

Job Description: Barron’s is seeking an innovative and passionate visual storyteller to help define and produce the next iteration of the brand through photography across all platforms. The ideal candidate is excited by the notion of finding the right photographer for what can be difficult subjects to create interesting and creative visuals of creative people.

Job Requirements:
We’re looking for somebody who can …

  • Work with the Design Director to establish and maintain visual identity through photography and video
  • Has experience managing the brand’s photography as it extends to social media.
  • Color correct and maintain reproduction standards and work with players to ensure quality printing.
  • Has the ability to push and take smart risks to produce high-end, current work
  • Help lead a photography team that includes one full-time photo editor and one part-time photo editor
  • Hire, train and mentor photo editors as well as other members of the Art Department
  • Commission photographers, videographers, stylists, hair and makeup artists, set designers and other relevant crew
  • Negotiate fees, manage contracts and paperwork for assignments made
  • Sourcing new photographers and growing network of contributors
  • Has strong network of industry connections across photography, video and production
  • Work with Design Director to maintain the photo budget
  • Adobe CC experience and knowledge is required
  • Experience with Wordpress is a plus
  • Experience with Methode and K4 are a plus

Position: Director of Photography

Type of Job: Photo

City: New York City

Region: New York

Duration: Full-time

About Our Company: Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Company: Barron's, Dow Jones Media Group

Contact Name: Chris Mihal

Contact Email: chris.mihal@dowjones.com

How to Apply: Please email chris.mihal@dowjones.com with a resume and link to work or online at https://dowjones-news.jobs/new-york-ny/director-of-photography/DFEA5AE6174E4EE8B53F6EE735C46E50/job/

Art Director, Data Visualization, Barron's

Job Description: Barron’s is seeking an innovative and data-driven thinker as Director of Data Visualization. Financial and business journalism has no shortage of data sets and stories to tell; and we’re looking for an individual who can tell those stories visually in print, online and social. This person will be an organized self-starter with a passion for storytelling.

Job Requirements:
We’re looking for somebody who can …

  • Distill qualitative and quantitative insights to visually tell stories that written narrative cannot effectively communicate in print, online and on social.
  • Produce graphics and visualizations to support stories across all platforms.
  • Work with the Design Director to develop style and aesthetic approach to graphic storytelling.
  • Serve as a collaborative partner and editor on graphics and visualizations produced by the Art Department.
  • Commission original artwork from illustrators where needed.
  • Negotiate fees, manage contracts and paperwork for assignments made
  • Adobe CC experience and knowledge is required (Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop and Audition)
  • Experience with Data-Driven Documents, Python, Refine, Excel, CartoDB, CartoCSS is required
  • Experience with HTML, CSS and some javascript is required
  • Experience with Wordpress is required
  • Experience with Methode and K4 are a plus

Position: Art Director, Data Visualization

Type of Job: Design

City: New York City

Region: New York

Duration: Full-time

About Our Company: Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).

Equal Opportunity Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets

Company: Barron's, Dow Jones Media Group

Contact Name: Chris Mihal

Contact Email: chris.mihal@dowjones.com

How to Apply: Please send an email to chris.mihal@dowjones.com with a resume and link to portfolio. You can also apply at https://dowjones-news.jobs/new-york-ny/art-director-data-visualization-barrons/543BE8DFAA7D4FD48D7817BE0AF25D63/job/