Digital Graphic Designer (NY or LA)

New York City, New York (US)
Salary, Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K
Mar 08, 2018
Metro Area
New York
Full Time

We are seeking a detailed and passionate Digital Designer to join the Creative Services team for renowned brands Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, SPIN, Stereogum, VIBE, and Death+Taxes. This position is open to New York OR Los Angeles. The right candidate must love designing for music, pop culture and film, with forward-thinking user experiences that are intuitive and clean. This designer will be mainly working with the marketing team, focusing on pre and post sale graphics, many of which involve some of the biggest brand names in the market. The position will also require a jack/jill-of-all-trades to assist with product and brand graphics.

Your work will be viewed by our highly captive audience that reaches millions of monthly viewers.  The position is fast-paced, often with quick turnarounds and revisions, so working efficiently is essential.  Each of our properties has a unique voice, so you must be able to toggle between aesthetics to represent each brand accurately.


  • You’ll be given advertising concepts with minimal assets and must execute efficiently and tactfully
  • Jump into existing campaign creatives and maintain style guide and consistency of brand collateral across advertising units
  • Crafting and polishing user experiences and interfaces such as ad campaigns and high-impact media
  • Wrap your head around big concepts and distill them down to a few key images for a pitch deck
  • Create design executions across a variety of media including web, interactive, video, and occasionally print
  • Work with marketing team to visually bring a program to life through program logo design, custom branding graphics, and media mocks



  • 1-4 years designing beautiful digital graphics and experiences (we will want to see your portfolio)
  • Familiarity of ad products from IABs to Rich Media Units - i.e.  to takeovers, overlays, banner ads, etc…
  • You’re a master of your design tools - mostly Adobe Creative Cloud -  so knowing your way around it is key
  • Comfortable working in keynote
  • You recognize the importance of typography
  • You can articulate the voice / personality of your audience to others
  • You’re used to positively processing feedback, iterating and experimenting
  • You follow design trends and have applied them somewhere on the web
  • You know how to create memorable experiences on any device and multiple platforms (websites + social)
  • People enjoy working with you
  • You can deliver projects on tight deadlines when necessary
  • General knowledge of HTML / CSS is a plus