Art Director, Freelance, Branded Content Studio

  • Job Description:
    Hearst Digital Media is seeking a Art Director, Branded Content Studio to join the Creative team overseeing the photo creative for the custom content the Studio creates in partnership with advertisers to run on all of our digital properties, including,,,,,, and Job Description: This position will report in to the Creative Director of HDM and will work closely with the Content Studio team to create photography that engages our readers, furthers the storytelling of the brands we work with and meets or surpasses the quality of our non-branded editorial. You will work in close partnership with editors, writers and project managers, as well as the Creative Director. Responsibilities: • Conceptualize, plan and manage photo shoots, including directing team on shoots and wrapping post shoot • Lead team of photo editors, photo techs, stylists, hair/make-up artists and models delivering a high-output of creative assets in a fast-paced environment • Ensure all imagery adheres to the standards of the Hearst site in which it runs • Roll up your sleeves to produce highly creative, best-in-class imagery • Partner with internal and external cross-functional teams to ensure creative standards are met while innovating and keeping on brand • Collaborate with studio leads including production department, photographers, fashion editors and project managers • Build bridges, bringing teams that have uniquely different experiences together to build great creative • Must obsess over the details Requirements: • At least 5+ years experience as a Photo Editor or Art Director, directing shoots • Portfolio that demonstrates thought leadership and a fashion focused sensibility • Strong design background and eye for composition • A positive and professional attitude at all times • Strong time management, communication, interpersonal skills, and ability to multi-task • In-depth knowledge of photographers and production processes • Proficient in latest design tools (Adobe Creative Suite) • BFA or equivalent in Graphic Design, Advertising or related subject
  • Position: Art Director
  • Area of Focus: Design
  • City: New York City
  • Region: NYC tri-state
  • Duration: Freelance
  • About Our Company: Hearst Digital Media is a company of entrepreneurial problem solvers obsessed with connecting people: to ideas, to stories, to each other, to things that help them lead more fulfilling lives. We’re building a modern digital media platform designed from the ground up to empower storytelling – stories that power a portfolio of new products that you’ll launch. Our team is smart, diverse and growing. You’ll be joining a group who love learning from and sparring with each other. We’re creating an amazing place to work. Take the journey with us!
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  • How to Apply: Please email: with your resume and portfolio
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