Junior Designer, Creative Services

New York City Ballet seeks a junior graphic designer to join a growing Creative Services team, within a fast-paced Marketing & Media department, in the execution of effective institutional and seasonal communications.

RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist in the execution of various print and web design projects including but not limited to publications, collateral/brochures, posters, signage, logos, print/outdoor/digital advertising, email, merchandise, and environmental
  • Work creatively within the NYCB brand guidelines to create effective communications at the highest quality and in a timely manner
  • Provide standard and out-of-the-box approaches to various ongoing creative challenges
  • Work with ideas that can build across channels in various mediums
  • Create assets for multiple social media platforms
  • Uphold the integrity of, and help build and promote the NYCB brand
  • Maintain an awareness of workflow and deadlines
  • Keep abreast of latest design trends
  • Archive printed and digital materials for rapid location and retrieval
  • Assist with other departmental activities as needed

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 1+ years of design experience
  • Knowledge of graphic design principals including digital design & communications
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite
  • After Effects, HTML5, and web knowledge a plus
  • Ability to work quickly when needed, problem solve and deliver within a nimble, deadline driven environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail, with strong communication, organizational, project management, and multi-tasking skills
  • Knowledge of file preparation
  • Retouching and photographic skills a plus
  • Reliable and self-motivated, while working collaboratively as part of a team
  • Willingness to work occasional nights and weekends for pre- and post-performance activities
  • An affinity/passion/interest in performing arts/art/culture a must, ballet and/or in NYCB a plus

TO APPLY
Please send, by email only, resume with cover and portfolio to BalletHR@nycballet.com with Junior Designer, Creative Services in the subject line. No phone calls, please.

New York City Ballet is an Equal Opportunity Employer