HuffPost is looking for an Editorial Designer to join the Visuals Team. We’re looking for a creative visionary who can elevate our visual storytelling. Candidates will be responsible for creating captivating illustrations for everything from daily stories to long-form investigations. They will display a passion for identifying, pitching, and creating arresting visuals that enrich our stories.
The ideal candidate:
? Has experience working as a freelance illustrator or in an editorial art department.
? Has an interest in politics and culture, and is well-versed in the current events.
? Must be able to produce illustrations in different styles when necessary.
? Has an awareness of the HuffPost brand and voice.
? Must be able to think quickly on one's feet to conceptualize and execute a visual solution.
? Can pitch external artists for commissions; take ownership and art direct when necessary.
*This is a WGA-E union role
-3-5 years of professional design experience
- Portfolio of work
- Experience working with Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop and Illustrator.
- After Effects knowledge, a plus.
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with fast turn-around time.