Home Graphic Designer

Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Nov 01, 2012
Closes
Dec 01, 2012
Contact
Ms. To Whom It May Concern
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Clique Media is seeking a full-time Graphic Designer for a new home decor site, launching in early 2012. This position will create daily content, as well as other creative assets such as web site design comps, and mock ups for integrated advertising campaigns for this multi-media fashion and beauty brand. The Graphic Designer must be highly proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, and possess strong design skills and creative ideas.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

Create daily content layouts in Photoshop based on story templates

Create heds and deks for fashion editorial spreads and celebrity features

Create in-house promotional units

Create advertising campaign mock-ups

Create advertorials in Photoshop

Create typography for website, products and promotional units

Manage the trafficking of graphic assets to project partners

Maintain Who What Wear’s style guide

Create branding for new Who What Wear projects such as web-series and merchandise

Maintain and refine newsletter design and user interface on an ongoing basis

Stay abreast of competitor creatives, industry trends, best practices and other information beneficial to design and user interface of Who What Wear’s media properties


JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Degree in graphic design preferred

Highly proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

Exceptionally strong with color correction

Basic Flash and gif animation skills (to create basic animated slide-shows and expandable / animated banners)

Exceptionally strong with typography, kerning, tracking, lead etc.

Self-starter who possesses the ability to create original graphics / concepts with little direction

Highly detail oriented

Excellent time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritize as needed

Ability to work calmly under pressure, and meet tight deadlines with a strong sense of accountability

Takes direction and constructive critiques well while also having the ability to work autonomously and provide self-direction when needed

Highly organized with working knowledge of version control, file management, and file naming best practices

Able to work within Who What Wear’s standard templates and be able to alter and rework them as necessary

Resourceful, can-do attitude that thrives in an entrepreneurial, fast paced environment

Working knowledge of best practices in user interface design, and special design considerations for advertising, and e-commerce elements are strongly preferred

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interface well with other team members

Experience in fashion media a plus

Strong interest in fashion is a plus

Currently lives or plans to live in the Los Angeles area

Familiar with Who What Wear’s voice and style


If interested please send your resume along with a cover letter with three examples of your work to careers@whowhatwear.com. You may send links to online work and/or submit PDFs of print articles. The subject line of the email must read: “RESUME: Home Graphic Designer” Please follow these instructions carefully in order to be considered.

Due to the great number of resumes we receive, regrettably, we are unable to respond individually to each person interested in a position at Who What Wear, or answer inquiries regarding the status of a particular resume. If there is interest in interviewing you for an available position within our company, a representative from Who What Wear will contact you in the near future.

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