Content Editor (Graphics) - The Globe and Mail

Editor02/09/201504/09/2015The Globe and MailToronto, CanadaGraphicsDesignHTMLCSSJavascriptOpen SourcsAfter EffectsPhotoshopIllustratorArcViewLightwaveCandidates must demonstrate expertise in these areas: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Superior time-management and organizational skills. Strong news judgement in the following topics: Business, politics, national and foreign news. Exhibit an understanding of the fundamental principles of graphics and design. Ability to meet complex deadlines and adapt to rapidly changing situations. A commitment to the highest journalism standards and ethics. Experience in HTML5, CSS and Javascript and open-source tools. Understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, ArcView and/ or Lightwave considered an asset.The Globe and Mail is currently seeking a Content Editor (Graphics) to join its award-winning team of visual journalists. Reporting to the Design Director, the editor is responsible for the assignment, curation and editing of graphics and data projects of all shapes and sizes on all platforms. The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, resourceful journalist who understands the endless possibilities of visual storytelling in the digital era, as well as the enduring power offered by print. Responsibilities: Conceive and assign information graphics and data visualizations for The Globe's print and digital stories. Identify, research and source relevant information and data pertaining to charting and graphics. Provide copy editing support: writing, editing and proofreading graphics material. Communicate daily and long-term priorities and assignments to staff.Apply