Sr Designer - Meredith Hispanic Media

Posted: 3/16/2016 | Expires: 4/16/2016

Location: New York, NY
Function: Writing & Editing
Specialty: Operations
Level:
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

Job Title
Sr Designer - Meredith Hispanic Media

Job Summary | Major goals and objectives.

The Senior Designer is responsible for the design and production of Ser Padres and Siempre Mujer magazines, with a primary responsibility for Ser Padres. The SD will also search for stock imagery, review color, track and send out art, and ship final pages.

In addition, the Senior Designer will:

* Work closely with the editorial staff and photo editors

* Be the link between the magazine and the art-production team located in Des Moines

* Maintain the brands' creative footprint (fonts, color palette, icons, etc.).

* Design pages for and oversee production on related titles, Espera and Bebé

Essential Job Functions

50% Design of magazine

40% Manages magazine production; releases color, reviews color, revises and ships final pages

5% Works with photo editor in searching for stock imagery, gathering products for still photo shoots, assisting in production of shoots

5% Design product pages and oversee production on our annual titles, Espera and Bebé

Minimum Qualifications and Job Requirements | All must be met to be considered.

Education:

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Graphic Design or related field, or equivalent training and /or experience

Experience:

Minimum 3-5 years related design experience

Specific Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Must be a team player and be passionate about our Hispanic audience, although fluency in Spanish is not necessary.

Must be highly organized and extremely attentive to details.

Must possess a keen eye toward maintaining the text and graphic styles of the magazine.

Ability to function as final safety-net prior to shipping stories.

Proficiency in InDesign a must. Photoshop and Illustrator, a plus.

% Travel Required (Approximate) : 5%

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Our cornerstone is knowledge of the home, family, food and lifestyle markets. From that, we have built businesses that serve well-defined audiences, deliver the messages of advertisers, and extend our brand franchises and expertise to related markets.