Interactive Art Director
Posted: 10/10/2012 | Expires: 11/9/2012
Location: New York
Category: Design, Digital Media, Social Media, Technology
Duration: Full Time
WebMediaBrands, an NYC-based internet media company and parent company to Mediabistro, Inside Network, and All Creative World, is seeking a talented and experienced Interactive Art Director to take a creative leadership role as part of a very innovative and highly entrepreneurial team. This person thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative environment and will work closely with marketing and product management teams, as well as individual business segments. This position is based in our midtown Manhattan office and is a leadership opportunity for someone with broad interactive design experience with branding, strategic problem solving, social media, search, Web design, mobile, and user experience. Responsibilities:-- Work with all teams (including Job Board, Education, Events, Editorial, Research, and Membership) on new features, additions, and improvements to our websites, mobile websites and mobile apps-- Produce marketing creatives, signage, and other Web/print materials for our courses, events and other online services-- Produce wireframes and visual mockups as part of our product development process-- Create branding and logos for new properties-- Manage and mentor the design and Web production team-- Help implement the overall business strategy by launching designs and features that serve that goalQualifications:-- 5 years management and design experience running a team to produce large-scale websites, online and email marketing campaigns, and/or advertising (preferably at a) -- Strong working knowledge of user experience design, responsive web design, brand development, interactive commerce, and product development-- Experience building mobile sites and apps-- A thorough understanding of interactive communications, platforms, processes, and user-interface design as well as industry best practices-- Design degree preferred-- Excellent attention to detail, love of type and color-- Expert in Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, InDesign-- Highly knowledgeable in HTML and CSS-- Some print experience preferred-- Functional spec writing experience a plus-- Must be personable, a team player, and someone who loves contributing to a great product and brandInterested candidates should send resume, cover letter and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.