Independent media and technology company for women.
POPSUGAR is seeking a talented Art Director for POPSUGAR media in our New York office. He or she will be working on various branded projects from concept to execution. They will be exploring creative design concepts, executing designs based on brand aesthetics, delivering detailed designs, and overseeing junior design team members and freelancers.
The Art Director should be a motivated self-starter with a passion for clean design. They must have a strong communication skills and an excellent attention to detail. This is a fun, fast-paced but exciting environment, we are looking for someone that will be inspired by the work but also driven and innovative to bring the brand to life.
Design and create assets for POPSUGAR’s branded content projects including photo shoot concepts, events print collateral, social media content, photography retouching, email newsletters, and presentations
Support the brand through creative storytelling and unique experiences
Uphold and improve upon the brand identity, colors, photography standards, and presentation templates
Collaborate with other members of the creative team to ensure assets are aligned
Collaborate with Brand Strategies and Sales team to ideate and execute branded content
Participate in brainstorms, communicate concepts and take direction and feedback from cross team leads
Continually provide insight into industry best practices, design trends, and content generation ideas
Mentor and manage visual designers supporting the sales design workflow
Establish process and best practices for POPSUGAR’s branded content programs
Sophisticated sense of design
Strong conceptual thinking with excellent execution
Must be self-motivated and organized
Amazing typography design with a great eye for color and layout
Discerning eye for photo editing, cropping, and compositing
Ability to multi-task and work under pressure of tight deadlines
Strong understanding of best practices related to email designs, responsive ux, key social platforms
6+ years of design experience, print and digital
Experience with photo shoots, pre- and post-production required
Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts, or related field experience
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, PowerPoint and Keynote
This is a full-time position based out of our New York office.
ABOUT POPSUGAR INC.
POPSUGAR Inc. is a global media and technology company that is parent to lifestyle media publisher POPSUGAR, digital shopping platform ShopStyle, and monthly subscription box POPSUGAR Must Have. Together, the brands attract 100 million monthly visitors worldwide, with each brand being a leader in its space. POPSUGAR is the No. 1 lifestyle brand for young women, delivering inspiring, informative and entertaining multi-platform content across subjects including entertainment, fashion, beauty, fitness, food, news, and parenting. POPSUGAR Studios, the video production arm of POPSUGAR, Inc., is the leading producer of online video lifestyle content, with over 166 million monthly views of its original series, nearing 4 billion video views overall, and now TV series. ShopStyle drives $1 billion in gross sales to its partners, which include some of the world’s biggest and most reputable brands and retailers.
POPSUGAR Inc. operates internationally in Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Japan, China, the Middle East, and the UK, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, and London. The company is privately held and funded by Sequoia Capital and Institutional Venture Partners (IVP). Follow us on Twitter at @POPSUGARInc and for more information about the company, visit corp.popsugar.com.
POPSUGAR is dedicated to fostering a diverse and inclusive company culture. We celebrate our differences and embrace the varying ideas, interests, and life experiences that make us who we are. As a company with a mission to inform and inspire people all over the world, we believe that employing individuals with diverse backgrounds is essential to building a successful, creative, and innovative business.
We work hard, play nice, and welcome those who do the same.
Whoever you are, You are POPSUGAR.
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