Sr. Designer

New York
Mar 07, 2014
Apr 06, 2014
Human Resources
Design, Publishing
Full Time
Niche Media is looking for a driven Editorial Designer to join our creative and high-performing Art department. The primary duties for this position include the following:

•Design and completion of editorial layouts.
•Flow and style text.
•Oversee through completion as well as design INVITED pages.
•Design FOB and BOB editorial pages.
•Assist Art Directors on feature layouts.
•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 including all custom projects.
•Create, manage schedule and update email signatures for all titles.
•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.
•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 two to three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
•Minimum 2 years of magazine editorial design experience, preferably with a weekly consumer magazine.
•MAC proficient with strong software skills in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign.
•Familiarity with Microsoft Office programs and Gmail required.

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: and indicate “Sr. Designer" in the subject field.


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

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