Deputy Feature Design Director

New York Times   •  

New York, NY

Not Specified years

Posted 235 days ago

This job is no longer available.

REQ-002117

Job Description

We are looking for an excellent designer with strong planning and management skills to be the deputy to the Feature Design Director. This person will have experience in print design, typography and illustration assignment to work with the Feature Design Director and our Feature Design Team.

Duties will include standing in for the Feature Design Director when necessary and taking on other administrative duties as needed.

This person should be a good collaborator and possess the diplomatic skills necessary to help word, photo and graphics editors work efficiently with designers against tight deadlines. Candidates must have prior experience in coordinating and designing stand alone sections, and the ability to come up with original concepts to tell a visual story using all available tools. Candidate should be a quick study in acquiring the range of digital tools designers must be facile in and able to teach others.

Some digital design experience is a plus.

This is an excluded position.