Jr. Graphic Designer at Clique
West Hollywood, CA, US

Named to Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies list in 2017 and as Digiday's Most Innovative Publisher in 2018 - Who What Wear is seeking a Junior Graphic Designer to join their talented team of creative experts. The Junior Graphic Designer will support the Creative team working on projects for Who What Wear’s portfolio of brands while supporting editorial and branded content needs. This role will work closely with the Art Director and design team to create exciting art that fits the brands’ needs while also staying true to the aesthetic.

The ideal candidate will be passionate about the fashion/beauty space and have a keen eye for design with strong typography and layout skills, strict attention to detail, and outstanding organizational, project management, file-organization and archiving skills. This role is based in Los Angeles and reports to the Art Director. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Own and design all presentation needs across all business properties
  • Support creative team in the development and design of editorial and branded initiatives
  • Work closely with the designers, Art Director, and the Editors to ensure images and art are aligned with the brand identity across the board
  • Edit and retouch imagery as necessary
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with other departments to meet the ever-evolving design needs of the business
  • Present well-developed and strategic creative solutions to meet brand objectives
  • Source imagery that is in line with the WWW aesthetic and working closely with the Picture Editor to ensure a similar process and quality control is maintained 
  • Conceptualize and execute engaging graphic content, typography and Illustrations.
  • Self-managing multiple projects at once and ensuring they’re completed in a timely manner
  • Stay abreast of competitor creatives, industry trends, user experience, new platforms best practices and other information beneficial to design
  • Keep up to date with the most current web and interactive design trends and new ideas and interpret those into relevant creative
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by manager

Key Requirements: 

  • BS/BA/BFA in Graphic Design or similar experience
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Digital, Photography, and Typography
  • Experience with designing client-facing presentations, printed artwork and digital content such as web assets, social media, online advertising, and email campaigns
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong collaborative spirit
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in fast-paced environment