Assistant Art Director
Regional glossy lifestyle magazine publisher is seeking a highly-motivated, well-educated, energetic, supremely talented designer to assume design and layout duties in a full-time, in-house assistant art director level position at our offices in BOTH Rye and Poughkeepsie.Principal duties comprise design and layout for glossy monthly magazines, under the supervision of creative directors and working closely with editors, assistants, freelancers, and interns.Qualified candidates should have 1-5 years experience, and must possess ALL of the following:- a portfolio of work showing a creative sense of editorial design, including use of typography and photography- strong knowledge of CS6 programs: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator. Tablet design experience will be considered a plus.- ability to work under multiple deadlines, take direction, and proactively offer design solutions.- the resourcefulness necessary to conduct quick and fruitful photo research. Experience in organizing photo shoots a plus.-the ability to multi-task and manage time efficiently, and work autonomously, amid continuous deadlines- Previous editorial magazine experience is a huge plus.MUST HAVE the means to commute to and work from offices in both Rye, NY and Poughkeepsie, NY.Candidates should submit a brief cover letter, resume, relevant design samples (or links to samples), and salary requirements. SALARY REQUIREMENTS A MUST. Candidates who do not include salary requirements will not be considered.SALARY REQUIREMENTS A MUST. Candidate who do not include salary requirements will not be considered.NO phone calls. MUST HAVE existing, thorough knowledge of and strong familiarity with Westchester County. This is NOT a telecommuting position. NO relocation assistance is provided. There is VERY LIMITED public transportation available; candidates must be able to commute to our offices in BOTH Rye and Poughkeepsie..PLEASE READ THIS JOB AD CAREFULLY. DO NOT APPLY UNLESS YOU MEET ALL OF THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS POSITION.