WDDG is an interactive advertising firm located in downtown Manhattan. We have a first-rate roster of clients including Marc Ecko, Marc Jacobs, Coty Beauty, Sesame Workshop, and Ubisoft. We're currently looking for efficient, intelligent Illustrators with 2+ years of experience to add to our freelance database. The ideal candidates will have strong knowledge of illustration in a variety of mediums both static and animated. WDDG’s Illustrators are responsible for numerous visual aspects of our projects and must be fluent in a variety of styles. This position will report into a Creative Director and Project Manager.
When applying, please include your hourly, daily and weekly rates.
MUST have a strong illustration portfolio with work that is your own (we will find out if it isn’t). Sending a link to your portfolio online is required!
MUST have at least four strong work references. Yes we said 4, and we will be calling them
2+ years of experience in illustration
Fluency in a variety of illustration styles
Recognized and published work online, in broadcast or in print
Familiarity with web design
Experience with animation - either as an animator or as illustrator
Ability to deal directly with clients if required, and communicate your ideas verbally
The passion to stand up for and defend your illustrations to peers and clients
Ability to articulate your concepts in design or in writing
Must be self-motivated, a good communicator, comfortable following direction, and able to balance great work with meeting deadlines
Must have excellent skills in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and/or Painter. Flash experience is a definite plus
Must speak English and be legally allowed to work in the United States
Graphic design and typography design skills
Skills with After Effects, 3DSMAX or other 3D software or animation packages
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