Job Description: The Washington Post’s Emerging News Products team has an immediate opening for a designer to work on our daily Snapchat Discover edition. This role requires a well-rounded visual journalist who has experience working in Adobe After Effects.
Job Requirements: Top applicants are skilled in motion design, typography and conceptual illustration. This visual journalist will be responsible for helping to bring to life traditional stories that have been reimagined for a Snapchat audience. Experience working in a fast-paced and live news environment is critical.
It is essential that this person be a team player who is excited about working in a highly collaborative environment. It also will help to have a spirit of adventure, as we’ll be experimenting with new approaches on emerging platforms. This position will require working a Sunday through Thursday shift.
This position is based in our Washington, D.C., newsroom and is not eligible for remote work.
Type of Job: Digital Editorial Design
Company: The Washington Post
About Our Company: The Washington Post is one of America's major daily newspapers.
Contact Name: Amy King
Contact Email: email@example.com
How to Apply: Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter explaining your strengths and a portfolio with six examples of recent work to Amy King (firstname.lastname@example.org), Chris Barber (email@example.com) and Tracy Grant (firstname.lastname@example.org) by April 12. Please use the subject line “SNAPCHAT DESIGNER: YOUR NAME.”