January 2013 Archives

Photo Intern

Story Worldwide is looking for an enthusiastic and dependable photo intern. This is a great opportunity to be a part of our imaging department firsthand and learn about the responsibilities involved in producing photography for magazines and advertising. A background in photography and a strong interest in photo editing magazines (travel & beauty/fashion titles) is preferred.

Design Intern

Story Worldwide is looking for a gifted and motivated intern to join our design team. You will assist on a variety of projects, including designing for web, tablet and print. We are seeking someone with a strong interest in typography, who is also knowledgeable and excited about digital and multi-media formats. Candidates should have a keen sense of design, strong working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and basic knowledge of HTML and Flash. This intern should be available to work three days a week in our midtown New York office from 10AM to 6PM, and will be compensated with a daily food/travel stipend.

Art dept. intern for New You magazine

New You magazine is seeking an industrious art department intern from 11 February to 8 March 2013. A commitment of 20 (flexible) hours a week is required. Would prefer a 3rd- or 4th-year design student, or possibly a recent graduate. You will be receiving school credit as well as a stipend of $500 per week. Intern should be a passionate, creative individual with a strong typographic skills. An interest in magazine design and publishing is a big plus along with a good knowledge of Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat. We are using CS6. We'd love you to be confident, aware, motivated, detail-oriented, friendly, communicative, and eager to pitch in and do anything. We have a very small art and editorial team and everyone wears many hats--every task, big or small, receives the same amount of attention. The ability to play nicely with others is paramount. We also have fun here. Duties will include: • support of the art department in all capacities, • updating the mini wall, • sporadic image/design/font research, • designing small graphics and magazine pages as needed, • updating layouts created by others on occasion. Our intern will be involved with all facets of producing the issue and should walk away with some nice tearsheets.

Junior Designer

Vogue.com is looking for a freelance JUNIOR DESIGNER for the months of February and March, potentially extending beyond that time frame. Candidates should have a strong knowledge of Photoshop and InDesign. An interest in fashion photography is also important in assisting with extensive photo research and image requests. Candidates should be extremely organized, good at completing day-to-day tasks with a sense of urgency as well as keeping an eye on long-term projects, creative, eager, and very enthusiastic. Please send a résumé, PDF and link to a website if available, to kori_dyer@vogue.com.


New York magazine is seeking a designer to translate its print design layouts into tablet format for the iPad. Responsibilities include conceptualizing and producing interactive elements and working closely with the production and art departments throughout the weekly schedule. The position is full-time freelance (Tuesday through Saturday but may become permanent.

Graphic Designer (freelance)

We are looking for Graphic Designers with a strong background in creative design for branding and packaging concepts.

Model Agency Internship

World reknowned modeling agency looking for a superb intern for the next 3 months (can be extended based on performance) to assist with daily agency activities. Main responsibilities will include data entry, organization of model images/files and client database, basic administrative duties as well as other agency related tasks such as taking model digitals, measurments and working with testing photographers . Must be HIGHLY organized and able to multi-task with ultimate efficiency, communicate effectively and be very computer saavy. Time requirements would be 4-5 days week, 8 hours a day but can be flexible for the right candidate. A stipend of $35/day will be offered as compensation. This is your chance to see what working at a modeling agency is like. Great for recent college graduates looking to get work experience! No fashion experience necessary - just need someone who is REALLY fast at phones and computers and can pick things up easily and has a GREAT outgoing personality! Everything else can be learned. Please email a cover letter and resume and be available to start immediately. Thanks for looking and good luck.

Junior Designer

Active Interest Media seeks a junior designer to work in its Boulder Design Group. We publish a number of multiple magazines, including Backpacker, Climbing, Old House Journal, Timber Home Living and Arts and Crafts Homes. The Designer will assist the senior design team from design to press, working on everything from department pages to feature stories. We are looking for someone who is both a conceptual and a visual thinker, able to communicate effectively and package information in compelling ways. S/he should be an independent designer who works well in a team environment. Must possess strong typographic skills and a sophisticated design sense. Position is based in Boulder, CO. Send resume and portfolio (pdf or online link) to mbates@aimmedia.com


Popular Mechanics magazine has an immediate opening for an associate-level freelance designer to work on our tablet editions with some print work. This is a long-term freelance position.
What we're looking for:
The senior designer will collaborate closely with the print art director to transform the print edition into interactive tablet editions. He or she will also collaborate with the design director, the photography director, and the editors to conceptualize and plan animations interactivity and visuals. The ideal candidate is someone who is a strong designer with a passion for magazines and is innovative and knowledgeable about technology trends, tablet software, and tools.

  • Bachelor's degree in related field.
  • 5+ years consumer magazine experience.
  • Sophisticated sense of design, photography, and typography.
  • Problem-solving, interactive approach to design.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Strong organizational and time-management skills. Ability to work well in adeadline-driven, collaborative environment.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Skilled in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Knowledge of Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro, WoodWing, Adobe AIR, and HTML 5 a plus. Web/interactive design experience a plus.

PHOTO/CASTING ASSISTANT (Full Time) Women's Health magazine

Seeking an energetic and enthusiastic full-time photo assistant to join the Women's Health photo department team. The position will provide overall support to the Photo Department and will report directly to the Director of Photography and Deputy Photo Editor. Responsibilities include: casting models for all photo shoots, helping with production of photo shoots, ordering hi-resolution images, photo research for monthly articles, supporting Women's Health digital platforms, and other administrative duties and day-to-day tasks. Experience: - College graduate - 1+ years working in photography research, editing and production Skills: - Proficient in Adobe Photoshop for light retouching, cropping, optimizing - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills - Strong organizational skills - Able to work under pressure and keep a calm attitude - Must be able to work independently without supervision on deadline *Be proficient in Word, Adobe Bridge, Photoshop and Excel

Summer Design Internship

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 

Must be proficient in InDesign. Knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop a plus.

Would prefer a candidate that can start in late May or early June, and stay until the beginning of September. 

To apply, submit your resume, cover letter and a small portfolio to Kathryn Holloway at layout@jhnewsandguide.com or mail to PO Box 7445 Jackson, WY 83002.


The designer will design features and packages, as well as shorter stories for the weekly, attending photo layouts and attending meetings with editors, reporting to the managing art directors and the Design Director. Consider the position "hired heavy artillery", so you must be a strong conceptual designer, excellent at type treatments and story telling, with a really keen sense of narrative and impact. Must be experienced with articulating ideas and advocating for the best possible solutions while remaining extremely flexible and lighting fast with the necessary changes inherent to a weekly pace. 5 days a week, 1 late night a week, but a flexible schedule might be accommodated. Must be self-directed and a pro-active team player with killer design chops and an keen interest, if not a passion for, entertainment and news coverage. This job is not for the timid nor the passive. Though we're a great group of fun-loving culture mavens with a smattering of hipsters thrown in, we work hard and suffer no fools. Join the party.


Foreign Policy, an award winning, fast growing online and print magazine that is part of the Washington Post Company, is seeking an energetic visual journalist to join our team. An ideal candidate is an organized, self-motivated and efficient creative pro who can: - Edit slide shows and other photography projects for our dynamic web site, foreignpolicy.com. - Assist the creative director and art director with design of Foreign Policy, our National Magazine Award winning glossy print magazine, published seven times per year. - Design/produce e-books, web site splash pages and other elements of the expanding FP brand. Ability to produce informational graphics for print and interactive graphics for web/video is a big plus, as is an interest in international affairs and current events. Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator is essential. Knowledge of HTML, CSS and/or video graphics software would be a bonus. We are looking for someone with one to two years of experience or a recent grad with a strong portfolio and relevant internships.

Senior Art Director, Story Worldwide

What does it mean to be a Senior Art Director at Story Worldwide? Your strength comes from your curiosity. You're a phenomenal editorial designer but what really drives you is discovery: finding new ways to communicate messages and ideas. You will help our clients solve their marketing problems with the right solutions that engage their audiences. Your personality thrives in a team setting; you love to explore what your co-workers are doing, add value when asked and see giving and receiving criticism as opportunity. What will you do? Create award-winning layouts for RCI's Endless Vacation magazine (the world's largest circulation travel magazine) and ipad versions, and The Hair Book magazine and blog for Regis Salons. Key Responsibilities: You will: • Collaborate with other art directors and direct freelancers and interns • Be responsible for maintaining the creative excellence of all publications • Adhere to client brand guidelines • Work closely with the creative directors, editors, photo editors on a daily basis • Plan, manage and lead internal team meetings and presentations

Production Designer/Web/digital specialis

t Publisher in  Boynton Beach, FL is seeking a designer who can work in design, production, and web production. Growing company with multiple newsstand print publications, trade publications, e letters, websites, packaged goods, and conferences.  Fast paced, multiple deadline intensive environment requires energetic individual capable of quality and rapid output with a wide range of skills.  ONLY candidates that provide links to their web based work and a portfolio will be considered. Additionally, we ask that you clearly state what was your specific role in each of the examples provided. Portfolio must demonstrate excellence in design and experience. Production and Layout - promotional collateral design ( brochures, PDFs, ads) - print ad design - page layout - package design - logos and banding Digital and Web - web ads - website design - Wordpress site creation, updating and widget implementation - website updating ( content, design) - digital edition production and conversion - app design and creation - email blasts - web video promotional pieces Must be proficient in InDesign Photoshop Fireworks Wordpress Premiere or Final Cut Pro Word PowerPoint Jumla (desired but not required) After effects (desired but not required) Immediate opening. Must work out of Boynton Beach office. Full time position. 

Publishing Intern

Mediaplanet Publishing is seeking a 3rd or 4th year design student for a Spring 2013 internship. The ideal candidate is interested in gaining industry experience in the print, editorial, and publishing field. Intern will work under the lead designer and assist in daily work flow including: editing of layout templates, maintaining archives, creating mock editorial spreads, as well as assisting designers with publications, and designing at least one supplement in it's entirety by the end of the semester. Must be well organized, able to multi-task, and eager to learn. Must have a solid working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite. Strong potential for freelance work upon completion for the right candidate.

Freelance Editorial Designer

Mediaplanet Publishing is seeing freelance editorial designers to work in house approximately 3-4 days a week on an ongoing basis. Must have editorial/publishing experience. Freelancers will be working with established templates to design each supplement side by side with editors in a very fast paced environment. Must own your laptop with Adobe Creative Suite CS5 or higher and feel comfortable working on it in the office. We are currently seeking designers in New York, Chicago, Vancouver, and Toronto.

Deputy Art Director

Boston magazine is currently seeking an experienced, motivated, and talented Deputy Art Director to join its art team. The candidate will have a chance to make an impact on our award-winning suite of publications: Boston magazine, Boston Home, and Boston Weddings.The qualified candidate should have a sophisticated design sense, strong grasp of typography, great attention to detail, and possess the ability to manage a project from conception to completion. He/she should be able to work on a small team, and be very deadline-oriented.

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