Barron’s is seeking an experienced digital-focused but print-familiar Art Director to guide and develop our stories creatively across all platforms. The ideal candidate will be a visual storytelling leader who can conceptualize sophisticated solutions to complex financial and business concepts across digital, social and print.We're looking for a creative collaborator who can:
Work alongside editors, reporters, data reporters and other visual journalists to develop visual approaches to stories
Conceptualize and commission original artwork from illustrators, animators and other creatives as the content dictates
Work with a talented team of designers, art director and photo editors to evolve Barron's brand across all of it's touchpoints
Has experience in UX/UI direction/thinking in relation to developing rich storytelling experiences online, and across social platforms
Experience with data visualization and information architecture related to walking readers through complex data sets and or alternative storytelling format
Adobe CC experience and knowledge is required
Basic HTML + CSS, other applicable web languages related to data visualization
Nice to have or openness to learn
Experience with Figma is a plus
Experience with Wordpress is a plus
Experience with Methode or other print-related CMS is a plus
Dow Jones , Making Careers Newsworthy
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Business Area: BG - BARRON'S
Job Category: Art/Graphics Group
Non-Union / No clear and likely Internal Candidate (Employee Only) has been identified
Req ID: 34571