AFAR Media is seeking an eager and enthusiastic junior designer to support the three tiers of the art department; design, photo and digital, with the majority of their projects and responsibilities supporting design and about a quarter spent supporting digital and photo.
-Responsible for concepting, researching, designing front of book (FOB) and back of book magazine pages, and seeing them through completion
-Responsible for preparing files for pre-press
-Responsible for keeping the magazine issue planning layouts and art space up-to-date and tidy.
-Assist Art Director and Creative Director with any daily responsibilities and tasks as assigned
- Support design for all web projects
- Assist in creating interactive prototypes in InVision
- Create animated gifs
-Contribute to content for all digital needs : Assist with Instagram (posting, managing imagery, creating original content, concepting/producing videos), producing short and long form videos for online, researching and sourcing imagery for various digital needs
- Hone their visual understanding of what makes a good photograph for the AFAR brand
-Assist with photo shoot production: oversee merchandise and propping
-BFA or equiv in Graphic Design
- Working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Premiere and Illustrator
(Other Adobe CC programs, Sketch and InVision are not required but are a plus!)
-Must have the ability to work under tight deadlines and limited budgets, and manage multiple projects at once
-Must have strong attention to detail
-Must have excellent organizational, communication, and time management skills
-Interest in working across media platforms- print, video, photo, UX
Please submit cover letter, resume, and link to portfolio.