Web Production Artist

Location
New York
Posted
May 20, 2014
Closes
Jun 19, 2014
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Category
Digital Media
Duration
Full Time
Decider.com, a new entertainment vertical from the New York Post Digital Network, is looking for a dynamic web production artist to help create compelling lead art/infographics for the site. The ideal candidate will be a pop culture omnivore with a passion for movies and television, both contemporary and retro, and possess a knack for visual inventiveness. The candidate will work directly with the Editor of Decider.com on a daily basis in our New York City office. The position is full-time.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Create visually compelling lead art treatments for Decider.com, including collages, illustrations, etc.
• Work with writing staff to conceptualize and execute infographics
• Help to define the visual style of Decider
• Assist with a wide assortment of projects as needed, including email, web banners, PowerPoint presentations, web pages, image sourcing, etc.
• Some light video editing may be required

REQUIRED SKILLS
• Creativity and flexibility
• Ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment and juggle multiple assignments with tight deadlines
• Ability to learn quickly and take ownership of projects
• Highly proficient with the Adobe creative suite, particularly Photoshop and Illustrator
• Familiarity with meme culture, and ability to create animated GIFs
• Knowledge of such techniques as image compression, file correction and optimization techniques


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