THIS IS BLUE APRON
Chefs around the world wear blue aprons when learning to cook, & for us it has become a symbol of lifelong learning. Our highly motivated group of food enthusiasts are inspired to work on complex business problems with creativity & passion, always looking to learn something new. We take preparation seriously, embrace a spirit of excellence, & put in the extra effort in everything we do. We are thrilled to be part of our customers lives, cooking & creating experiences in their home kitchens.
WHO'S IN THE KITCHEN
Blue Apron is seeking a digitally-savvy, editorially/brand-minded Editorial Production Artist. Housed under the Brand Team & reporting to the Director of Creative Operations, the Editorial Production Artist will run key, time-sensitive processes surrounding core print & digital content, serve as a liaison between departments (Editorial, Test Kitchen, Photo,) & utilizing cross-functional systems, ie: Adobe Creative Suite, K4, project management tools, & internal software.
Every week, Blue Aprons Culinary & Brand teams are responsible for producing 25+ beautiful, functional, & informative core recipe cards, along with thousands of words of associated print & digital content. Core elements of each content piece remain in flux right up untiland beyondprint & publication depending on sourcing & procurement. Our team is structured to respond in real time, & the primary responsibility of this role is to support that response.
This role will lightly support & complete in-house work & may also support the development, creation, production & quality control of marketing & internal customer facing materials, as well as support all activities of the Creative Operations team in the production of any & all internal & external projects.
The ideal candidate should be a self-starter who can both work independently & lead a team of peers; a highly-organized, highly-prepared problem solver who remains cool under pressure; & a big-picture thinker who can redesign entire systems while executing on the gritty details.
WHATS ON THE MENU
- Bachelors degree
- 3-5 years of editorial print production experience
- Knowledge of print pre- & post-production is absolutely necessary
- High proficiency in the latest Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop & InDesign), Google Suite, & task management programs
- Knowledge of CMS, K4 and/or Woodwing a major plus
- Detailed oriented (Able to interpret & catch mistakes within a file)
- Highly developed organizational skills with the ability to balance multiple projects simultaneously & prioritize your workload
- Ability to work independently & as part of a team, take direction, receive feedback, & execute accordingly
- Highly comfortable working in a fast-paced environment & culture
Blue Apron provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees & applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetics, marital status or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements, Blue Apron complies with applicable state & local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms & conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation & training.