Medium has launched a collection of subscription-based publications that cover a range of subjects with the goal of serving readers, not advertisers. We are looking for an Art Director who will contribute to the evolving visual identity of these publications, which include GEN (politics) OneZero (technology), Elemental (health) ZORA (Women of color), Forge (personal development), Marker (business & entrepreneurship), & LEVEL (black & brown men).
The right person for this position is someone with outstanding taste & vision who can produce original, forward-thinking, & distinctive solutions to design challenges. We want a digital-first, energetic, & versatile individual who embraces excellence & can think creatively about how stories can be told visually. Originality & a creative, can-do approach toward problem-solving are a must.
The ideal candidate has experience working with editorial teams, is a highly effective collaborator, & has an extensive network of illustrators & photographers. This person must be comfortable in a fast-paced, digital startup culture & be ready to get their hands dirty (and have fun!) helping to grow something new.