Designer

Location
New York
Posted
Aug 10, 2012
Closes
Sep 09, 2012
Contact
Human Resources
Category
Design, Publishing
Duration
Full Time
Niche Media is looking for a driven Editorial Designer to join our high-performing New York team. The primary duties for this position include the following:

Design Invited pages.

Design FOB and BOB editorial pages.

Flow and style text.

Revise editorial layouts based on communications with Art Director and/or Creative Director.

Support Art Directors and/or Creative Director when called on to provide support for a variety of print projects.

Research, locate and acquire art elements (provided and commissioned).

Archive editorial materials.

Arrange for delivery and pick-up of art elements.

Assist in prepping files for pre-press.

Prepares layout prints for supervisor.

Meet with the art director to discuss creative ideas.

Redesign pages/sections, work closely with the photo, production and editorial staff.

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 one to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum one year of magazine design experience, preferably with a weekly consumer magazine
Mac proficiency with strong software skills in Creative Suite (Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator).

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.

We offer a competitive compensation package, health benefits, 401(k) with company match and a generous Paid Time Off program.

For immediate consideration, please send your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements to: jobs@nichemediallc.com and indicate "Designer" in the subject field.

Resumes without salary requirements will not be considered.

No phone calls please. Candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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