If you have a passion for design, and you happen to love food and wine...we might just have the perfect job for you.
We are currently moving to a 3800sq ft office in Williamsburg Brooklyn with a Studio Lab Kitchen, and Photo and Video Studio.
A conceptual thinker is needed to develop layouts for the quarterly magazine, sponsor print ads, annual 300 page books, invites, signage, on-line articles and banner ads.
StarChefs is in the process of a complete site redesign and this role is critical to this process.
-Conducting press checks on printed pieces -Requesting bids and working directly with vendors to see projects through from concept to completion -Designing feature banners for feature articles and newsletters, working closely with editorial department to create images that enhance the features. -Providing creative direction to printers on paperstock, color specifications, folds, die-cuts, etc. -This position is on site. No exceptions!
Ideal candidate will have Preferred Skills and/or knowledge of:
-Proficiency in Adobe CS5: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator. HTML and CSS skills a Plus.
-Strong sense of Typography
-Knowledge of Print and web production
-Knowledge of PowerPoint Presentations
-BA or BFA in a print design related field
-Strong design and production skills. Basically a versatile designer who can transition from HTML emails and landing pages to print materials. Your portfolio should reflect your work in these areas.
Ready to jump into busy, deadline driven environment. Must be great with time management. Able to work fast and independently.
Salary: DOE. Be sure to include your salary requirements in your cover letter!
StarChefs.com, the magazine for culinary insiders, has been serving the restaurant industry since 1995.
StarChefs.com's original culinary content is driven by in-person tastings and interviews across the world. Its mission is to catalyze culinary professionals' success and give them the tools they need to overcome their specific challenges. In addition to featuring top chefs, pastry chefs, sommeliers, and mixologists, StarChefs.com's JobFinder is the leading job board connecting culinary and hospitality professionals to careers in the foodservice industry.
StarChefs.com features more than 30,000 published pages of original, chef-focused culinary content and generates traffic of over 30 million hits a month and was nominated for Best Web Site for Food and Nutrition by the James Beard Foundation.