Digital Production Designer - New York
The Digital Production Designer is responsible for creating design assets for The Charles’ internal and external projects, ensuring that all work adheres to the brief while retaining our high level of quality and creativity.
This opportunity is available as a full-time position and/or a freelance position, reporting to The Charles’ Creative Director.
Work includes creating banners (Flash & HTML5), email marketing content, templates and a broad array of collateral for brands spanning a variety of industries and sizes.
The ideal candidate should be highly proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, AfterEffects, Flash and HTML5. Must have solid production knowledge across print and digital, and be able to pre-flight, collect files and archive materials. An impeccable attention to detail and thorough organizational skills are essential.
Support the design team on web and mobile layouts
Design conversions across multiple devices
Post-editing of video and image content
Prepare files for production across mediums and platforms
Execute banner work of varying sizes and specifications including Static PSDs
Understanding of Native Advertisements, Digital Marketing Platforms and IAB Standards
Meet deadlines and handle a high volume of work, take ownership and follow up on projects through to completion
Coordinate asset requests and deliveries of materials as required of digital and print projects
Retouch photos or communicate accordingly with outside retouchers
Work with the wider creative team to develop processes that promote quality and manage workload effectively, recommending more efficient, timesaving methods when applicable
Help develop and manage photography and creative assets database
Photo research, sourcing and licensing
At least 1 - 3 year working in a design production capacity in a digital agency environment
Must have strong experience and skills across all facets of Adobe Creative Suite and AfterEffects
Must have advanced Photoshop skills including experience with image / photo retouching
Must have high-level experience with banner production
Must have understanding of Native Ad production
Must have experience submitting to/working with Sizmek, Point Roll etc
Position is in-house only
The Charles is an equal opportunity employer
Portfolio link and/or PDF samples MUST be included with each resume