March 2012 Archives

Design Intern

FLAUNT Magazine is seeking a graphic design student for a non-paid, college-credit internship in its Los Angeles-based Art Department. The intern will assist in the daily workflow of the magazine. Duties will include: updating layouts, maintaining layout wall, minor imaging work, and some design. Candidates should have a strong interest in magazine publishing, good working knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator. A commitment of 2 days a week is required, from 10 am to 6 pm (flexible).

Design Internship, Redbook Magazine

Redbook Magazine (Hearst Corporation) is seeking energetic graphic design students for an internship in the Art Department this Summer in New York City. Candidates should be eager to learn about how the design department of a national magazine runs. Responsibilities include research, maintaining wall of printed layouts, minor imaging work, and general administrative duties such as organizing inspirational reference material, and occasionally assisting the Creative Director. Candidates should have a strong working knowledge of CS5; particularly InDesign and Photoshop. Work will be assigned based on ability. Duration: June--August, a commitment of 2-3 days a week is required (10am to 6pm). Most importantly, you MUST be able to receive college credit. This is an unpaid internship, but the experience is great! Contact: Send cover letter, resume, and a pdf or web link of sample editorial design work to

Art Production Manager

A major men's magazine is seeking an Art Production Manager. This individual will manage all phases of art production with pre-press vendors, the art department and retouchers. He or she will be responsible for routing editorial changes to the Men's Health creative department. The Art Production Manager will also work closely with team members to achieve common goals of on-time delivery while maintaining a high level of brand standards. Responsibilities include: Handling all proofing of Men's Health art with pre-press vendor Quad Graphics and outside vendors as well Managing photo credits between the photo and copy departments Flowing live text into layouts and assisting in shuttling the layouts through the production stages Updating the issue wall daily, printing layouts for display in the Men's Health creative department as well as compiling books for the Creative Director and Editor-In-Chief We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V.

Art Director

Glamour is seeking a super-creative Art Director to join a 7-person team. The Art Director will come up with design solutions for in book pages, campaigns, collateral, events and presentations; manage department designers; organize and art direct photo shoots. Candidate should have amazing typography skills, great ideas, attention to detail and the ability to shape a project from conception to completion.

Design internship YRB magazine

YRB Magazine, the premier entertainment resource, is looking for a Graphic Design intern to join our busy art department. This position will be responsible for assisting the art director and creative director with the design of the magazine. Duties will include: updating and designing layouts, Comp mock ups for production. Candidates should have an interest in magazine publishing, strong working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Interest in fashion and music a plus. Good sense of design and strong typography skills are a must. Duration: April - June. This position is unpaid. A commitment of 2 days a week is required, from 11 am to 6 pm (flexible). contact: Send resume with a portfolio pdf or link to your work to

Design Internship, Food Network Magazine

Food Network Magazine (Hearst Corporation) is seeking a graphic design student for an internship in the Art Department. The intern will assist in the daily workflow of the magazine. Duties will include: updating layouts, minor imaging work, and some design. Candidates should have an interest in magazine publishing, strong working knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop. Interest in food a plus. Duration: June - August Applicants must receive college credit for the internship this position is unpaid. A commitment of 3 days a week is required, from 10 am to 6 pm (flexible). Contact: Send PDF of resume (include 3 samples of work) to

Creative Director, Ziff Davis, Inc.

Ziff Davis has two positions open, one for a Creative Director and another for a Digital Designer. Both get the opportunity to work with us at Joe Zeff Design on the new iPad edition of PC Magazine, built with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite. Ziff + Zeff, what could be better! :-)

Creative Director, EatingWell

The Creative Director will define the look and feel of the brand through EatingWell Magazine,, EatingWell books and custom publications. The Creative Director must be a visionary thinker who can help translate EatingWell's focus on food, health and "origins" into compelling print and digital formats. Must be able to create compelling visuals that inspire readers to cook the recipes in the issue and inspire them to live "the EatingWell" life. Must have a clear and clean typography to navigate science-based nutrition articles and engaging graphics that differentiate this magazine and brand from all others.The ideal candidate will be nimble, able to work on multiple projects at once and prepared to work collaboratively with a small, passionate and fast-paced team. The Creative Director will manage freelancers while meeting deadlines and managing budgets. This role will report to and work closely with the editorial director, the deputy food editor and others. Essential Job Functions 30% - Design typography and layouts for EatingWell Magazine 30% Hiiring photographers, stylists and illustrators . Directing photo, shoots , styling and props; illustrations 25% - Manage design and production of custom publishing and licensing projects and digital products, working with freelancers . Oversee all design and brand imagery across all platforms 10% - Participate in planning and creation of story concepts, brand initiatives. 5% - Manage budget for all art-related costs This job is in the Shelburne, VT office.

Summer Intern, Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine

Scholastic Parent & Child Magazine is seeking a graphic design student for a SUMMER internship in our Art Department. Candidates should have a passion for magazine design, be well-organized, dedicated, and enthusiastic. Duties will include: updating layouts, scanning art, maintaining walls, assisting in design, attending photo shoots, and handling some administrative tasks. Working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop is required. Applicants must be available 2-3 days a week to work in our SoHo New York office. They MUST receive college credit for the internship, this position is unpaid. Please send resume and samples of your work (no larger than 3MB) to

Freelance Designer

Large upscale men's magazine has an immediate opening for a full time freelance Designer to join an award-winning design team in our New York City office. Responsibilities include: -- work closely with the Art Director on all front-of-book pages and some feature design, from concept to final production -- art direct photography and illustration -- work with the Creative Director, Art Director and editorial team on a complete publication redesign Unlike other publications, our magazine design department is set up similarly to a design studio environment. We are looking for a team player with an edge.

Photo Director - Runner's World

Rodale Inc. is currently seeking a Photo Director for their Runner's World magazine, located in Emmaus, PA. This position reports to the Design Director. Must be a creative and conceptual thinker with a sophisticated eye and strong visual point of view to help steer the imagery for this monthly title.

This position will entail management of the staff and daily operations of the photo department, including: -Conceptualizing photo treatments with Design Director, designers, and editors to illustrate stories in all sections of the magazine. -Researching, pitching, and assigning photographers for all sections of the magazine. This requires knowledge of all areas of photography including lifestyle, conceptual, still life, portrait, action, reportage. -Producing photo shoots: casting and hiring talent, hiring and managing stylists and prop designers, securing locations and permits, orchestrating shoot logistics, selecting wardrobe, scouting, and all aspects of production. -Attending key shoots to ensure the magazine's vision is carried out (some travel involved). -Identifying photographers that should be working for the magazine -Hiring and overseeing freelance photo-researchers and/or producers. -Managing and maintaining the photography budget.

Graphic Designer in Berlin

Katachi Media is looking for a motivated highly skilled graphic designer with interactive experience and ambitions. The designer we are looking for is multi-talented and interested in developing new ways of interacting with and communicating through touch devices and to a limited extent web and print also. This is a 3 month contract with an option to extent to a full-time position in Berlin. See an example here: Roles The role is very open allowing for a great deal of experimentation and invention. We are looking for communicators not template designers. You will be expected to both understand the content, develop new ways of communicating it and exploring the possibilities of touch based interactivity on the iPad and iPhone. Understanding of code is not needed. You will be designing iPad based magazines, books and other highbred products in addition to some website, application UI and print work. You will be using a unique design tool that allows designers to create highly unique interactive publications with no coding of any kind. You will be given great deal of freedom and opportunity to develop and produce all kinds of media from photographic and 3d to illustration and film. The iPad is a very young medium still, the way in which people communicate is still very early in it's development and Katachi is leading the way in exploring these possibilities.

Art Director, Martha Stewart Weddings

Martha Stewart Weddings magazine is seeking an Art Director to work directly under the Design Director. We are looking for a creative individual who will bring dedication, creativity, and passion to our company. The candidate will generate and develop story ideas, direct art, photography and design editorial pages of Martha Stewart Weddings magazine. The qualified candidate should have a sophisticated design sense, strong grasp of typography, great attention to detail, and possess the ability to shape a project from conception to completion. This individual should excel at working both independently as well as in a collaborative team environment.

Art Director - Oxmoor House

Experienced Art Director with the ability to conceive, produce and design compelling books, bookazines and other publications for varied and specific brands. Able to assist the Creative Director in the execution of design, photography, illustration and the technical production of all publications. This position is based out of our Birmingham, AL offices.



CUT PHOTO EDITOR New York Media Job Description: New York Media seeks a Cut Photo Editor for its fashion website, The Cut. The Cut Photo Editor will maintain the standards of photography for the site as well as select and edits tens of images daily for story illustrations as requested by The Cut's editorial team. Responsibilities include: • Work in Photoshop to crop and upload photos into's image management system. • Help coordinate the production of original photography: includes bookings, budgets, and calendars. • Drive photo selection of parties and events. • Suggest appropriate photographers for original shoots. • Collaborate with's design department. • Manage relationships with stock agencies such as Getty and Corbis. • Ensure correct photo credit + image captions. Candidates should send resumes and cover letter including salary requirements to: with only "Cut Photo Editor-SPD" in the subject line. No phone calls, please. Only those candidates considered for an interview will be contacted. Please regard your resume as having been received unless your email is bounced back. EOE.

Art Director

St. Louis Magazine is seeking an experienced, versatile, and creative Art Director, a senior leadership position within our growing editorial team. The position oversees all art content for St. Louis Magazine and additional materials produced under the SLM brand. DUTIES • Set and maintain the magazine's high standards of design, photography, illustration, and production. • Manage the company's art department. • Design or review/approve the design of all monthly magazine content. • Assign photography and illustrations; edit photographs for publication. • Manage and oversee redesigns, marketing materials, sales proposals, direct mail, website modules, e-newsletters, etc. • Oversee the art department's monthly budget. • Manage workflow to ensure deadlines are firmly set and consistently made. • Maintain positive relationships with talented photographers and illustrators. • Collaborate with the rest of the staff on a daily basis.

Freelance Designer - Fortune

Fortune Magazine has an opening for a freelance designer. Duties include designing features and front of book pages (both print and tablet), conceptualizing and assigning illustrations and collaborating closely with editors.

Design team leader

Gannett's Phoenix Design Studio is looking for a team leader to manage production of two newspapers (and their related products) and supervise the work of 10-12 designers. Candidates must have prior newspaper experience, managing deadlines, conceptualizing work and directing the efforts of others. Management experience is preferred, but not mandatory for the right candidate. Our mantra is to work hard, have fun, be creative and bring energy each day. The job will entail occasional travel to the papers you are responsible for. Interested parties should contact Tracy Collins, studio director,

Summer 2012 Design Intern

The Jackson Hole News&Guide, a weekly newspaper located in Jackson, Wyoming, is seeking a graphic design student for a summer internship. The intern would work 2-3 days a week (Monday and Tuesday + one extra day as needed). Responsibilities would include: - assisting head designer - creating section pages - creating information graphics - creating illustrations - assisting in creating arts section covers - assisting in creating special sections Would prefer a candidate that can start in late May or early June, and stay until the beginning of September. Must be proficient in InDesign. Knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop a plus.

Hemispheres Magazine- Design Intern

Now accepting applications for summer 2012. Candidates should have an interest in magazine publishing, be focused on a degree in graphic design and all internships MUST be for credit.  You will have real, published work to put in your portfolio as a result of your experience here. Must be competent in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign to be considered for this position. 

Assistant Art Director, Martha Stewart Weddings

Martha Stewart Weddings magazine is currently seeking an Assistant Art Director. Under the guidance of the Design Director, this qualified individual will collaborate with the style and editorial departments to conceptualize and art direct photoshoots, and design layouts for both print and digital versions of the publication. We are looking for a creative individual who will bring dedication, creativity, and passion to our company. The candidate will direct art and photography, design editorial pages of Martha Stewart Weddings magazine and subsequent digital versions, and assist other art directors in the department as necessary. He or she should have a sophisticated design sense, strong grasp of typography, great attention to detail, and possess the ability to work seamlessly between mulitiple projects. This individual should excel and look forward to working both independently as well as in a collaborative team environment.

Freelance production artist

Freelance production artist needed two weeks out of the month to work on the flagship publication and two additional newsstand only specials. Must be fluent in K4 and CS5.Will work closely with the Creative and Art Director, managing editor, both photo editors, pre-press, photo retouchers and the staff editors. Responsibilities include: color correcting all 4-C art on our softproofing station, relaying the corrections to our photo retouching department, preparing all of the final pages for uploads, putting all of the pages into rounds, keeping track of all of the edit and art changes from round to round, placing all of the high res files int o the layouts, making sure the workflow between art and edit meet the daily and weekly deadlines, maintaining all of the style sheets, attaching all the elements after the layouts are approved, preparing the Cover template with the correct UPC codes, and approving all of the finished files in Insite with the Creative and Art Director.

Summer Graphic Design Intern

The art department at Surface Magazine seeks a graphic design intern for the Spring/Summer semester, 2012. You will be working closely with the Assistant Art Director. This is an unpaid, part-time/full-time internship (receiving college credit is optional). Candidates must be available at least 2-3 days (part-time) or 5 days (full-time) a week (for a period of 2-3 months). Responsibilities: - Assistance with, layout design for print and web. - Photography research - Organizing and updating paperwork needed for each issue - Production: cutting, printing, scanning and various other tasks (related to the above) that change on a day-to-day basis.

Tablet Production Coordinator

Rodale is currently seeking a highly detail oriented technology savvy Tablet Production Coordinator to join the Healthy Living group in the New York City office. The candidate will be a key partner in the production of the tablet editions of Men's Health, Women's Health and Prevention. Key Responsibilities: • Assisting with the creation of special features for the Men's Health, Women's Health and prevention Tablet digital editions • Working with editors to compile page information • Assisting with edit changes to InDesign pages • Create new ways to improve the the Rodale tablet experience • Coordinating with video producers in for Bonus content • Coordinating with Advertising production to facilitate the creation of the Ad pages and ordering of advertising • Updating images and information on the iTunes news stand Ideal candidate will possess: • A minimum of 2 to 4 years of related work experience • A passion for magazines on the tablet format and technology in general • A flexible and energetic working style • Creative problem solving skills • A proactive communicator and problem solver • Experience with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Microsoft Excel

Freelance Designer

Field and Stream magazine is seeking a freelance magazine designer for a 6 week period from April 2nd through April 27th with an additional 5th week from May 7th through May 11th to design a summer fishing, hunting and camping supplement Responsibilities will include: · Designing entirety of the supplement. · Commissioning and art directing of illustrations. · Managing and following through with vendors through the editorial tracking system.

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