Full Time Job

Junior Designer, Digital

NBC News

New York, NY 07-24-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Entry (0-2 years) Experience
Job Description
Responsibilities
NBC News is seeking a Junior Designer to help the Commerce Photo Editor create and manage visual content for its two shopping verticals, Shop TODAY and NBC News Shopping

The Junior Designer will work with the Commerce Photo Editor and shopping editors to contribute to photo research, photo editing and the graphic design for Shop TODAY & NBC New Shopping.

The Junior Designer will assist in the smooth operation of photo production and art requests. This role requires an ability to work in a fast-paced environment, graphics design experience and a good eye for imagery.

Job Duties:
• Work closley with Commerce Photo Editor to photo edit and create photo illustrations for TODAY.com/shop and NBCNews.com/shopping articles
• Collaborate with Commerce writers and editors to create and source compelling visuals for their articles
• Design graphics for Shop TODAY social platforms
• Create art directed social and article art templates for TODAY and NBC News special shopping events and holidays
• Research, retouch, and resize imagery for the Shop TODAY and NBC News Shopping commerce pages

Qualifications/Requirements
• 1+ of experience producing, editing and working in

graphic design
• A minimum of a bachelor's degree in graphic design,

photography, photojournalism or other related fields of

study.
• Portfolio that demonstrates an eye for storytelling,

concept, composition, color and typography.
• Familiarity with photo selection/research and photo

editing
• Experience with photo research for a e-commerce,

lifestyle and/or publisher
• Experience editing and resizing photos for web and

social platforms

Skills:
• Ability to work on quick deadlines in a fast-paced

environment
• Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
• Strong written communication skills

Additional Job Requirements:
• Must be willing to work in New York
• Willingness to work peak shopping holidays, i.e. Black

Friday, Prime Day

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-gqoe7m-3-235-175-15-42 in your application.