Drapers, Art Editor

Recruiter
EMAP
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Jul 2018
Closes
10 Aug 2018
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Drapers magazine is looking to hire an experienced, enthusiastic and talented Art Editor to join it’s London based team.

Key Role Responsibilities:

  • Working closely with the art director, editors, writers and marketing teams.
  • Laying out and designing exciting and engaging editorial pages on a busy weekly magazine to tight deadlines.
  • Sourcing and commissioning photographers and illustrators
  • Deputise for the Art Director when necessary and use initiative to make design decisions.
  • Checking over pages before they are sent to press, ensuring pages are of an excellent standard with a high attention to detail


Key skills and experience

  • Minimum of 3 years magazine experience
  • Creative flair and a passion for beautiful, smart and engaging editorial design with a meticulous eye for detail.
  • Excellent knowledge of magazine design, ,typography, photography and illustration
  • A portfolio showcasing exceptional skills in magazine design, as well as experience in commissioning shoots and illustrations.
  • Highly creative, must have the ability to think laterally and come up with great design solutions under tight deadlines.
  • Must be able to successfully interpret magazine content to our digital platforms.
  • Have a passion and awareness of the wider print and digital media landscape.
  • Must be extremely well organized and good at managing your workload.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience of video, social media and other formats will be an advantage.


Application requirements

Please complete the application form below including:

  • CV and covering letter
  • PDF of work samples or a link to an online portfolio
  • Please state your notice period.

 

 

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