The New York Magazine Art Department is seeking an Art Assistant. The job entails supporting the print magazine’s design team in all capacities and serving as general assistant to the Design Director. Responsibilities include filing invoices and expenses, maintaining a flash sheet, collecting and distributing manuscripts, commissioning illustrations, maintaining archives, mailing issues, scheduling meetings, ordering meals, researching visual ideas for upcoming stories, maintaining the mini board of the issue, fulfilling various administrative tasks, and running the occasional errand. Experience with InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator is a plus, as there will be design and production work. The ideal candidate will be highly organized, self-directed, team player, and capable of juggling day-to-day administrative tasks with work on current and future issues. A great first job for an aspiring editorial designer at an award-winning magazine.
Please send a resume, cover letter, and samples (or link to website) to firstname.lastname@example.org.