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compensation: $30+ hourly
employment type: contract

Do you have a great eye? Interested in design, photography and videography? Are you looking for an exciting design job at a fun media company? Can you handle the small everyday design tasks while also breathing new aesthetic life into our brand?

MatadorNetwork.com -- the web's leading independent travel publisher -- seeks a jack-of-all-trades junior designer in the Los Angeles area to join our industry-leading creative team in brand-new, Venice Beach office space one block from the beach.

We're in need of someone with a great eye looking for their big break in travel media. The Junior Designer/Video Editor will lead website and mobile-app design, assist with basic video editing using Adobe Premiere (and After Effects is a bonus) and complete everyday design requests.

We're a small creative team who develops and maintains Matador's cutting-edge aesthetic. In short, we create stunningly beautiful web pages, mobile applications, videos, logo treatments and much more. Here at Matador, design is critical to our success and we take our visual composition very seriously. We believe strongly that design is what sets us apart from our many competitors -- we expect you to understand that and bring that understanding to our first conversation.

We're setting up a new office space in Venice Beach, Los Angeles one block from the beach. We want our Junior Designer to work in the office alongside our Creative and Art Directors.

Requirements
  • 1+ years of experience designing for websites and mobile applications. We will consider new grads who possess a strong student portfolio. We value skills over experience.

  • Instantly understand and interpret the Matador design aesthetic.

  • Knowledge of editing video and creating stories in Premiere Pro.

  • Crazy good communication skills and responsiveness: Successful Matadorians promptly respond to emails, attend all regular in-person and virtual meetings and can clearly convey their ideas, thoughts and beliefs through email and web conference.

  • Know and love the full product set in the Adobe Creative Cloud (formerly Creative Suite), including but not limited to PhotoShop, Lightbox, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere and Illustrator.

  • Reside in the Los Angeles area and be available to work several days a week in our Venice Beach office.

  • You don't have to know the code behind web design, but you do have to ensure that the development team successfully implements your wireframes and executes your overall creative concept.


This is a full-time, independent contractor position with huge opportunity for skills and career growth. Hourly pay $30+, doe. Will consider new college graduates.
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

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