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7 days ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Art Direction, Graphic Design
  • Type Full Time
  • Location United Kingdom
Art EditorOgilvy & Mather Group UK
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Description

A day in the life of...

Boots Health & Beauty Magazine resides within WPP’s Boots Team, a dynamic and progressive content team at Ogilvy, based in Sea Containers House on London’s South Bank.

We rely on you to...

The ideal candidate will have a fantastic understanding of women’s magazines and trends therein, will have bags of enthusiasm and the ability to generate inspirational creative ideas at the drop of a hat for both print and digital media.
He or she will have a minimum of three years’ experience working at a senior level in magazine publishing and possess a full working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator as well as Content Management Systems. 
The successful applicant will be experienced in commissioning and directing still life, beauty and real-life shoots and have excellent contacts with inspirational photographers and illustrators – and be calm and resourceful under pressure.
Reporting to the Group Art Director, the Art Editor’s responsibilities will include designing the print and digital issues and managing the day-to-day workflow and schedules so deadlines are met. He or she will also oversee the Designer on a day-to-day basis.

You are great at...

  • Proven experience of the Adobe Creative Suite – InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • A good knowledge of content management systems
  • The ability to multitask, prioritise and excel in a fast-paced work environment
  •     The ability to take instructions and develop skill sets
  • The ability to build strong working relationships with the team as well as external contractors
  • A passion for photography, typography, illustration and editorial design
  • A strong eye for detail
  • An interest in digital design and animation
  • A pro-active approach and the ability to work independently, under pressure and as part of a team, as well as being organised and methodical.
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU HAVE HEALTH OR BEAUTY MAGAZINE EXPERIENCE.

Skills Required

  • Art Direction
  • Graphic Design