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