Web Production Artist
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 requiredREQUIRED 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 techniquesPlease include "Web Production Artist" in the subject line of your email.