The Charles NYC

Mid-weight Digital Designer

Full-Time in New York, NY - Mid Level - Creative

We are looking for a Mid-Weight Digital Designer to join the Creative Team in New York.

If you live, breathe, eat and sleep all things digital design - this is the role for you. You will be working within the Creative and Production departments to ideate and execute on a range of projects in the Hospitality, Fashion, Luxury and Beauty industries.

Our ideal candidate;

  • Has an obsession with in digital and interactive design and a finger on the pulse of what’s new and innovative in digital design and interactivity.

  • Is able to take design direction and work with input from senior creatives

  • Must be fluent in the latest versions of After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Keynote, Google Docs (Knowledge of Google Web Designer, Axure, Invision and Sketch a bonus )

  • Should understand animation, color theory, typography, composition and photo retouching

  • Be self-sufficient and able to problem solve and manage timelines on your own

  • Will be able to carry out graphic design tasks from ideation to production.

  • Will collaborate with the Digital and Interactive team to bring the designs to life.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Assisting in the creation and layout of online designs including, but not limited to social media, motion graphics, video -editing, design for web with a strong consideration for digital design.

  • Research and asset collection

  • Digital and Print Production

Essential Skills | Experience Requirements

  • At least 2+ years of digital production experience in an agency
  • High Level skills in Creative Suite and strong understanding of file formats and creative digital guidelines
  • Experience in digital, web, social, mobile and e-commerce
  • Excellent sense of layout and typography
  • Knowledge of Google Web Designer and/or After Effects is a bonus
  • Must have a high attention to detail and be organized and comfortable doing methodical work
  • Strong comprehensive understanding of best design practices across platforms
  • Understanding of creativity within social media