January 2015 Archives

Art Assistant, Architectural Digest

Serving as a general assistant to the Art Department, the Art Assistant liaises with the Photo Department to traffic artwork, prepares for film edit and layout review meetings, regularly updates layout mock-up boards, and executes basic Photoshop and InDesign requests as needed. He or she also offers secondary graphic support to other departments, including but not limited to preparing presentations for the Editor in Chief, watermarking images and creating PDFs for press or web usage, and more. Responsibilities also include various administrative tasks such as filing, scanning, organizing, ordering supplies, and miscellaneous errands as needed.

Senior Art Director, TIME

Position: Senior Art Director, TIME Location: New York, NY Time Inc. is one of the largest branded media companies in the world. The company reaches more than 130 million people globally each month across multiple platforms, with influential brands like Time, People, Sports Illustrated, InStyle, Real Simple, Travel + Leisure, Food & Wine and Wallpaper. Time Inc. is home to celebrated events and franchises including the Fortune 500, Time 100, People's Most Beautiful, Sports Illustrated's Sportsman of the Year, Essence Festival in New Orleans and the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen. The job: The Senior Art Director, TIME, will work with editors and the photo team to design the magazine's weekly pages and digital platforms. This is a key role for a motivated team player ready to bring contagious optimism to a fast-paced, collaborative environment. You will: -Design innovative, dynamic features, special packages and front-of-book stories for the print magazine and tablet edition -Guide assigned stories through the entire design/production process (visual concept, image choice, layout, print orders, color correction, page files, page proofs) -Provide ongoing support for the production team -Commission infographics and illustrations You are: -Proven: You have at least seven years of publication design experience, where you've designed for the printed page, tablet and web. You're a master at the Adobe Create Suite and work elegantly in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Experience with infographics is a plus. -Detailed: You're a big picture thinker, but that doesn't mean you don't zone in on the details of a project. You're laser-focused on the components of the greater whole -- whether you're working on special sections and cover packages to or the smallest of briefing items -leading with a deep understanding of how details contribute to design. -Communicative: Grace under pressure. That's what you have. You're indispensable to bosses, teammates for your calm, direct approach to communication. Please submit your resume along with a link to your work or pdf attachments for consideration to requisition# 142587BR on timeinc.com/careers.


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: January-May 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). Send PDF of resume (including 3 samples of work) to fnmartintern@gmail.com

Senior Art Director

McMURRY/TMG, the largest independent content marketing agency in the U.S., seeks a talented senior-level creative superstar with an established publication design background to join its Phoenix creative team. This individual will be a creative superstar, and will lead the design and art direction of industry-leading publications for our clients and their audiences. As a Senior Art Director, your creative ideas and expert execution will be highly valuable as you create quality products for McMurry/TMG and solid results for our clients while inspiring your teammates to do the same. You have a passion for excellence, a collaborative spirit, and a curiosity about industry trends. A positive and upbeat person, you will enhance our team and company culture.

Art/Design Intern, Out and The Advocate

Out and The Advocate are looking for interns to assist the art department. Duties include, but are not limited to, design and production for front-of-book stories as well as image creation for both magazines. Candidates must be detail oriented, digitally proficient, organized, have a strong interest in design and typography, and have a positive attitude. Interest in/familiarity with LGBT issues and culture a plus. Experience with InDesign and Photoshop is required. This internship is part-time and is for school credit only. Office is in Brooklyn.

Senior Graphic Designer

Prestigious Media company seeks highly talented Graphic Arts professional to join its dynamic in-house creative team. Daily design challenges for both Hearst Magazines Integrated Marketing and Hearst Corporation include: special ad units sales presentations annual reports website design logo design brochures collateral, and more Candidate must have extremely developed graphic design vocabulary and be open to and excited by new creative design challenges. Applicants need to present their work, possess solid organization and communication skills and have the ability to work under exceedingly tight deadlines coupled with a dedicated team spirit. Applicants should have relevant 3+ years' experience. Candidates must be fluent in all Macintosh graphic design programs, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint, Keynote, Flash and/or other animation programs. Web Design (HTML, Dreamweaver or other web design software). All candidates must provide examples of their work to be considered, and must provide confirmation that they are fluent in the design programs above.


The Redbook/Woman's Day editorial art department is seeking a strong designer to: collaborate with editors, photo department, Creative Director and EIC on layout, design and story management; choose strong stock or shot images to best illustrate stories; create strong, cohesive, visual and typographical layout solutions for stories; design pages for any part of the magazine on deadline; collaborate and manage page and section visual direction with editors; manage pages through all stages of production with attention to detail; mark up images and work with imaging specialist on retouching and color correction; as needed, work on special projects connected to the Redbook and Woman's Day brands; collaborate with digital edition designers on iPad edition and other digital formats of magazines. Must have advanced InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator skills. Experience working in Woodwing is also desired. Please submit your resume and salary requirements to Hearst.com/magazinescareers.

Maternity Cover- Photo Director/HGTV Magazine

HGTV Magazine is looking for a temporary Photo Director to cover a maternity-leave from mid-March through mid-June. The ideal candidate is an enthusiastic, resourceful, flexible, hard-working problem-solver with an eye for detail and a passion for decorating and lifestyle. This key position manages the photo department, assigns photography, produces shoots, prepares estimates, oversees the photo budget, negotiates contract and rates, fulfills photo research, and works closely with editor-in chief, art department, and editors.

ICS - Associate Art Director

RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibility includes the conceptualization, art direction and implementation of visual design and content across all channels--including the pages of AARP Publications, both the Magazine and Bulletin, their tablet iterations, book jackets, promotional and social media materials, and other internal and external AARP publications collateral. 2. Follow designs through from concept to print/digital production and the ability to quickly adapt to changes in design direction. 3. Have great visual conceptualization skills, a proven ability to hire and art direct the best illustrators and photographers, assist in the art direction of photo shoots, have exceptional publication design skills, and must have strong typographic skills 4. Must have strong leadership qualities, and ownership over work, while developing and executing the design and vision of the publications as established by the Senior Design staff. 5. Embrace teamwork and collaboration. Ability to work well under pressure, multitask and adhere to tight deadlines. Must be detail-oriented--strong organizational and time-management skills are a must. 6. In-depth knowledge of Adobe CS6 (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop). DPS experience a plus. 7. National magazine design experience preferred.

ESPN: Director of Photography - Digital

We are seeking Director of Photography/Digital to lead content, product and social photography across all digital platforms and devices. This leader will be responsible for defining all photo initiatives and strategies for ESPN.com and its various domestic and international editions.  This position is located at the home of ESPN: sunny Bristol CT.

We expect this individual to work hand in hand with our digital content team, print creative group, social team, design and product teams, guiding the use of photography across all digital platforms. This candidate should have a deep passion for sports photography, and should have experience with, and a curiosity around, current digital products, trends, software, platforms and hardware and how all of those can inform and impact ESPN's approach to photography.

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• Defines efficient processes around workflow, automation, curation, original content and story creation
• Defines and elevates the role that photography plays at ESPN, and participates in the creation of product features in native and responsive digital products.
• Oversees and executes original photo illustrations and treatments that serve to define our brand.
• Oversee digital photo production.
• Defines and implements style guides and usage guidelines for photography.
• Coordinates efforts and communicates effectively outside of the digital media environment, including Broadcast, Marketing, and Ad Sales.
• Plays a role in the creation or adoption of internal photo tools both in and out of the CMS workflow.
• Leads, manages and oversees the digital photography team in support of a 24/7 sports news cycle
• Drives and creates visual content storytelling through curation, research, or assignments.
• Elevates the brand of ESPN through photo partnerships and initiatives in the greater sports environment.
• Understands photography's role in mobile metrics and how to create visual assets in the service of maximizing performance
• Negotiates deals with agency partners, maintains strong working relationships with agency partners, and seeks out new opportunities around original photography, content feeds and automation.
• Understands and manages our league partnerships and photo rights deals, foster relationships with teams, leagues, events, and players in order to maximize our access and the content available to us.
• Involved in daily production and editorial planning.
• Manages costs and budgets
• Aligns photo resources to support overall ESPN priorities
• Has strong communication and leadership skills
• Oversee all digital photo organization systems.

• At least 8 years of photo editing experience, at least 5 years experience leading photography curation and assignments in a content driven digital media sports environment, and at least 3 years managing a team of people.
experience with live event photography
• Deep understanding of digital photo technology and how to apply that knowledge to improve our processes and products
• Experience leading and managing photo editing teams
• Experience conceptualizing, curating and executing relevant photo driven content in stories and galleries.

Preferred Qualifications
• Experience with video
• Experience with content strategies on social platforms at scale, including facebook, twitter, instagram and snap chat.

About Our Company
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation.
Imagine a career with an organization that brings smiles to millions every day. Imagine working with people whose passion for what they do is simply indescribable. We are The Walt Disney Company, live with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. With our vast array of both businesses and professionals, you'll have the opportunity to join a team that's beloved around the world, and to find out how it feels to love what you do. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you've been looking for.

Magazine Editorial Designer

ASI is seeking a designer for its award-winning editorial art department. Responsibilities include designing features, packages, and infographics in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment. The ideal candidate will have at least three years magazine/publication experience, a love of typography, an eye for complex page design, a keen interest in finding new illustration talent, proven skills in developing concepts for stories, and ability to work collaboratively with editors and photographers. Essential Duties: • Design layouts and create features/columns using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe PhotoShop) software on an Apple MacIntosh operating system. • Complete digital retouching/color correction, image manipulation, design changes and editorial corrections as necessary. • Assist Art Director and Editorial photographer with photo shoots; make recommendations about photography as it pertains to magazine layouts. • Liaise with editors and produce innovative layouts • Multitask and work on several magazines concurrently under deadline. • Use a strong modern approach to typography and page design. • Design infographics/flowcharts/ graphs/maps/tables, etc.

Photo/Art Assistant, HGTV Magazine

HGTV Magazine is looking for a photo/art assistant. Must be highly organized, efficient, and proactive; able to multi-task and meet deadlines; and have excellent interpersonal, Photoshop, and InDesign skills. Responsibilities include photo research; designing presentations and magazine pages; inputting credits; liaising with photographers; coding invoices; creating and distributing call sheets; updating calendar and layout wall; coordinating deliveries; and organizing server and archives.

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