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Barron's, Dow Jones Media Group Published: February 5, 2018
Location
New York City, New York
Job Type
Category

Description

Barron’s is seeking an innovative and data-driven thinker as Director of Data Visualization. Financial and business journalism has no shortage of data sets and stories to tell; and we’re looking for an individual who can tell those stories visually in print, online and social. This person will be an organized self-starter with a passion for storytelling.

We’re looking for somebody who can …

• Distill qualitative and quantitative insights to visually tell stories that written narrative cannot effectively communicate in print, online and on social.

• Produce graphics and visualizations to support stories across all platforms.

• Work with the Design Director to develop style and aesthetic approach to graphic storytelling.

• Serves as collaborative partner and editor on graphics and visualizations produced by the Art Department.

• Commission original artwork from illustrators where needed.

• Negotiate fees, manage contracts and paperwork for assignments made

• Adobe CC experience and knowledge is required (Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, Photoshop and Audition)

• Experience with Data-Driven Documents, Python, Refine, Excel, CartoDB, CartoCSS is required

• Experience with HTML, CSS and some javascript is required

• Experience with Wordpress is required

• Experience with Methode and K4 are a plus

 

To apply, please email [email protected] with a resume and link to portfolio. Or at https://dowjones-news.jobs/new-york-ny/art-director-data-visualization-barrons/543BE8DFAA7D4FD48D7817BE0AF25D63/job/