Data Visualization Designer

  • Midtown Manhattan
  • Contract

Our client is looking for a Data Visualization Designer to help create engaging, informative, and accurate data visualizations for use in print publications and on the client’s website. The ideal candidate should be comfortable working with large and complex data sets; and be able to work cooperatively with editors and authors to implement creative designs while operating within the client’s style guidelines.

Duties will include:

- Reimagining data visualization displays (exhibits) from PowerPoint decks to be more engaging and reader-friendly

- Incorporating exhibit revisions from copy desk, editors, and author teams

- Exporting exhibits in the various formats needed for web use

- Adapting exhibits for social media use

- Design/illustrate/Photoshop article hero images as needed

Qualifications:

- Minimum 5 years data visualization/infographic experience

- Excellent visual communication skills and a strong grasp of color & composition

- Fluent in the Adobe Creative Suite of products (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)

- Fluent in Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint)

- Previous experience at a news publication or magazine preferred

- Illustration skills a plus

- UX design experience a plus

- A portfolio of data visualization work is required for consideration

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