Art Director at The Trust (NYC)
The award winning The Trust in-house Studio unit, is a fast-growing team of energetic writers, content and creative strategists, videographers, designers, and developers. The work spans a variety of forms -- short- and long-form reported articles, immersive digital experiences, print, documentary videos, data visualizations, animations and more.
The Trust stable of brands includes: The Wall Street Journal,WSJ. Magazine,MarketWatch,Barron’s,Mansion Global, and more.
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The Art Director will create beautiful and effective content and experiences that spark imaginations and influence the most influential audiences around the world.
You'll help brainstorm, design, build and execute innovative multi-platform native and branded experiences across Dow Jones properties.
In this position, you will be combining your digital and print design expertise and collaborating with business stakeholders, editors, designers, producers and developers to define the UX/UI of these executions.
You will be tasked with helping brands discover their story and leveraging the storytelling power of The Trust to create compelling custom content that informs, entertains and engages target audiences.
You will be highly skilled at creating mood boards, storyboards, wireframes and mockups necessary to guide development of beautiful, original, and creative branded experiences from concept to implementation.
Create visual designs that address business, brand, market, and user requirements, including the design and production of site layouts, marketing elements, rich media units, content treatments and user interface elements.
You will have the ability to work well in a collaborative environment with other designers, writers, developers and producers.
You will brainstorm and collaborate with marketing, sales, and strategy teams as well as other stakeholders to express cross-platform programs and experiences.
You will work with web developers and production to ensure successful delivery of the final work product.
You will commission talent such as illustrators, photographers, etc. to create custom works for projects.
You will be confident and not afraid to contribute innovative ideas to shape effective ad experiences across digital, mobile, print and video platforms.
BA/BFA in graphic design or digital media or relevant experience
4+ years of marketing / advertising / design experience
Possess a love of color, typography and storytelling through infographics & data visualizations
Self starter--ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional groups
The ability to create something out of nothing and set the design direction when none is given
Strong knowledge of Adobe CC Suite & Microsoft Office fluency
Understanding of cross-platform, responsive web design
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Interests in advertising, marketing, media, social media and branding
Eagerness to produce powerful campaigns and be part of a bigger team
Positive and enthusiastic attitude
Strong conceptual skills and a good knowledge of the digital and print landscapes
Ability to prioritize and manage work, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
Strong portfolio showing previous visual and interaction design work
Staying abreast of the evolving technology and design landscape including the emergence of new standards and devices
Fluency with Powerpoint and Keynote
Knowledge of Ceros, WordPress, Webflow, Flite, Sketch and different CMS platforms
Experience creating wireframes, sketches, UI and final visual design for desktop, mobile and tablet (and all production methods associated with each)
Video editing and/or motion graphics ability
Familiarity with CSS, HTML and web typography
Email your resume & portfolio website to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Business Area: MEDIA SALES
Job Category: Art/Graphics Group
Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world’s top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Financial News.
This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.
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Req ID: 27758