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We’re hiring! Junior Digital Media Designer, Dazed Media

Dazed is hiring a Junior Digital Media Designer

About​ ​Us:

Dazed Media is the world’s leading independent fashion and culture media brand.

Twenty-five years ago, Jefferson Hack and Rankin Waddell set up a magazine that would become a movement: Dazed & Confused. The title became a lightning rod for cultural provocation – radically reframing international style culture. Today, we are an agenda-setting publishing powerhouse and the most efficient way to reach the world’s most influential audiences.

Dazed Media powers an ever-evolving network of premium digital channels and iconic print titles including Dazed, AnOther, Another Man, Hunger and Nowness.

About​ ​the​ ​role:​ Junior Digital Media Designer,​ ​Dazed​ ​Media

Role​ ​Summary

Reporting to the Digital Design Director, you will work within design guidelines to artwork digital and video assets across our social channels and websites. You'll need a keen eye for design, photography and typography and appreciate the fine balance between visual design and usability. Experience of working in digital and video is desirable, but a digital mindset and willingness to develop these skills is key to the role. The successful candidate will be expected to create designs and assets that meet requirements on a daily basis in a fast paced environment. This includes but is not limited to working on in-house and branded social content, visual design assets for our websites, as well as graphic assets for video across all channels.

Duties, responsibilities & deliverables

- Preparing digital assets for social/video including resizing imagery, creating GIFs and social-optimised video files

- Working with editors on creating visuals, collages and basic illustration for articles

- Designing graphic assets and typography for video and coordinating with the video team

- Working to established visual guidelines and creating assets that have a clear brand aesthetic

Skills, experience & personal attributes

Essential skills:

- A strong design portfolio with great typography and layout skills

- Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

- A strong design sensibility with the ability to work within established styles and guidelines

- Good understanding of digital design and current trends

- Great communication skills and able to integrate feedback from multiple sources

- A collaborative team player but also able to work independently

- Ability to work in a fast paced environment and maintain attention to detail


- An understanding of digital media formats

- Good technical knowledge including digital specifications for video formats and social platforms

- Video editing and animation experience, working knowledge of Adobe Premiere and After Effects

- Proven experience of designing for mobile and social media

- Experience within the creative industry, preferably in an in-house role

- Knowledge of the digital publishing, advertising and social landscape

- Interest in developing digital design skills further

How to apply:

Email your CV and one-page cover letter in PDF format, together with your salary expectations and any notice period you have in your current role with Junior Digital Designer in the subject heading to


* This role based in our London office.

** You must have the required visa to live and work in the U.K

*** No Agencies please.

**** This job post will remain live until we have filled the position.  

Posting Date:  24th April 2019