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Publication or Company Niche Media
Job Title Associate Art Director
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Magazine Publishing
Benefits 401K/403B, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Niche Media is looking for a driven Associate Art Director to join our high-performing New York team. The primary duties for this position include the following:

• Work directly with edit team to layout pages.
• Delegate layout of different sections to other designers/junior designers in the department.
• Work closely with edit on design and layout for each page.
• Manage layout routing for respective magazines.
• Work directly with imaging department on color correction, silo’s, etc. to in preparation for printing.
• Formulate basic layout design concept and conduct research to select and secure suitable illustrative material, or conceive and assign production of material and detail to artists.
• Review, approve, and present final layouts to Creative Director for approval.
• Perform duties of Graphic Designer to design art layouts.
• Mark up, paste up, and finish layouts to prepare layouts for printing.
• Other duties as assigned.

The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications and experience:

• Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or three to four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Minimum three years of magazine design experience, preferably with a weekly consumer magazine
• Mac proficiency with strong software skills in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
• Ability to handle stress, juggle numerous challenges simultaneously, be a creative problem solver and excel in entrepreneurial environment.

Successful candidates work well under pressure and thrive in a dynamic deadline driven, rapidly changing environment. This position will work independently and as part of a team.
About Our Company Niche Media is the country's preeminent regional magazine group catering to the most affluent socially active residents and visitors to our markets through distinct publications including ASPEN PEAK, BOSTON COMMON, CAPITOL FILE, GOTHAM, HAMPTONS, LOS ANGELES CONFIDENTIAL, MICHIGAN AVENUE, OCEAN DRIVE, PHILADELPHIA STYLE, and VEGAS. Niche Media creates city-specific magazines offering the best in fashion, food, culture, society, real estate and design.
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