Dow Jones

Production Designer

Based: London
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 04 January 2019
Website: dowjones.com
Job Listing Added: 05 December 2018

Dow Jones Media Group is a collection of premier brands as well as global providers of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events.


Responsibilities:


The Designer will be expected to create beautiful and effective content and experiences that spark imaginations and influence the most influential audiences around the world


You'll help design, brainstorm, build and execute innovative multi-platform native and branded experiences across Dow Jones Media Group


In this position, you will be combining digital and print design expertise with Dow Jones Media Group’ compelling brands and collaborating with business stakeholders, creatives, editors and producers to define the executions.


You will be tasked with helping brands discover their story and leveraging the multimedia storytelling power of Dow Jones Media Group


Job Requirements:


You will be highly skilled at creating storyboards, wireframes and campaign materials necessary to guide development of beautiful 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 collaborative environment with other designers, writers, developers, markers, and producers.


You will have a strong visual and typographic sensibility.


You will brainstorm and collaborate with stakeholders to express cross-platform campaigns and experiences.


You will ensure successful delivery of the final work product.


You will be confident and not afraid to contribute innovative ideas to shape effective ad experiences across digital, mobile, print and video platforms.


Requirements:


BA/BFA in graphic design or digital media or relevant experience


2+ years of marketing / advertising / design experience


Self starter--ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional groups


Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Office Fluency in the fundamentals of design and detail-oriented


Strong eye for layout design and typography


Excellent organizational and communication skills


Strong project/time management and multitasking abilities


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


Plus Qualifications:


Fluent in the full Adobe Creative Suite, Powerpoint and Keynote Knowledge of Adobe Muse, Wordpress, Webflow, Flite, Sketch and different CMS platforms is a huge plus


Experience creating wireframes, sketches, UI and final visual design for desktop, mobile and tablet (and all production methods associated with each)


Video editing/motion graphics/interactive design ability a plus


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


Should be familiar with CSS, HTML and web typography (Typekit etc.) and have experience designing with fluid grids that work responsively for mobile, tablet and desktop


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .


Business Area: DJ MEDIA GROUP OFFICE


Job Category: Art/Graphics Group


About Us


Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).