Job Category: Temp/Freelance
Publication Type: Print Magazine
Publication Name: SELF Magazine
Location: New York City
Pay: $10 per hour
Benefits: SELF Magazine is seeking an energetic and motivated graphic designer for the position of freelance art assistant. Located in New York City.
Core responsibilities include assisting the art department in updating presentation materials with most recent layouts, assisting in preparation for layout meetings, retouching and silhouetting images, acting as a liaison between the art department and photography department, designing basic front of book pages, assisting in the conversion of print layouts to tablet editions and providing administrative support to the department.
-Excellent communication skills
-Attention to detail
-Ability to multitask, prioritize and excel in a fast-paced work environment
-Ability and willingness to learn new skills quickly and efficiently
-An interest in fitness and lifestyle editorial
-Prior internship or experience in a magazine art department a must
-Degree in graphic design or similar
– Experience in Photoshop retouching a must
-Proficient in Adobe InDesign
-Adobe Digital Publishing Suite and K4 experience a plus, but not required
Applicants should send a resume, cover letter and PDF or link to online portfolio to the email address below.
Job Application Contact Name: Katelyn Baker
Job Application Contact Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
Date Submitted: 2014-07-3