Graphic Illustrator

Recruiter
Dow Jones
Location
New York, NY
Salary
$DoE
Posted
23 Feb 2021
Closes
24 Apr 2021
Ref
Job_Req_23835
Industry
Journalist
Job Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

The Wall Street Journal is seeking an experienced artist to join the team that creates the news organization's iconic original stipple drawings.

The drawings are requested from sections across the newsroom and are based on reference photos that are sourced by our editors. We are looking for a graphic illustrator who can work both independently and under supervision to develop and execute these illustrations and portraits on a timely basis and according to the Journal's styles and formats. You may be required to submit sketches and final art for approval from art directors and editors. And you must be familiar with the equipment used to generate illustrations, including the software needed to upload final illustrations.

You Will:
  • Review the resolution of photos to ensure the source is usable
  • Meet assigned deadlines
  • Review processes with other illustrators to maintain quality standards
  • Upload final illustrations to our asset management system

You Have:
  • Several years of experience creating stipple art
  • A strong stipple art portfolio reflecting experience in fashion, lifestyle, products and portraits
  • A passion for journalism and excellent news judgement
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Professional-level understanding of Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put "Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: NEWS/WSJ

Job Category: Art/Graphics Group

About Us

Since 1882, Dow Jones has been finding new ways to bring information to the world's top business entities. Beginning as a niche news agency in an obscure Wall Street basement, Dow Jones has grown to be a worldwide news and information powerhouse, with prestigious brands including The Wall Street Journal, Dow Jones Newswires, Factiva, Barron's, MarketWatch and Financial News.

This longevity and success is due to a relentless pursuit of accuracy, depth and innovation, enhanced by the wisdom of past experience and a solid grasp on the future ahead. More than its individual brands, Dow Jones is a modern gateway to intelligence, with innovative technology, advanced data feeds, integrated solutions, expert research, award-winning journalism and customizable apps and delivery systems to bring the information that matters most to customers, when and where they need it, every day.

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Req ID: 23835

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