Art Assistant, New York Magazine

Job Description: The Art Assistant serves as a general assistant to the print art department, including acting as a junior designer with appropriate design responsibilities.

Job Responsibilities::

  • Responsible for a variety of administrative tasks, including filing invoices, maintaining budget flash sheets, organizing and gathering materials for annual design competitions, scheduling meetings & appointments, and running occasional errands.

  • Design section layouts under the direction of senior design team.

  • Research visual ideas and build mood boards for editorial projects.

  • Maintain each issue’s mini layout wall.

  • Other responsibilities as assigned by manager or supervisor.

Role Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual art, or communication design 

  • 0-2 years of experience (internships encouraged), preferably editorial or a studio setting

  • Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) required

  • Strong organizational skills required

  • Must be able to manage multiple priorities and communicate effectively in a fast-paced environment

  • A keen eye for detail and love of graphic design, typography, and art. 

Type of Job: Design (Print)

City: New York

Region: New York

Duration: Full-time

Company: New York Media LLC

About Our Company: From its founding in 1968, New York Magazine has been an indispensable part of New York City and its worldview. Today, New York Media, both in print and in multiple verticals on many platforms, delivers unparalleled reporting, storytelling, analysis, and insight to tens of millions of readers worldwide.

How to Apply: Qualified candidates apply through our careers website, and be sure to mention the SPD job post. Emailed applications will not be considered. We will contact you if there is interest, no need to follow up.