Junior Graphic Designer - India

Design · Any, Maharashtra
Department Design
Employment Type Intl Full Time - Contractor
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Do you specialize in editorial design and have a flair for turning boring reports or presentation decks into visually inviting ones? 

Do you enjoy branding and experimenting with brand assets to quickly assimilate solutions for brand demands?

Are you looking to work in a global atmosphere,  expand your design career in the world of Travel Business Journalism, and work with. some of the most influential brands in travel and tech? 


If you think you may be somewhat this person, we at Skift have an opportunity for you. This is a full-time position, remote work from home, based in India.


The Opportunity


Skift is a leading travel news outlet for executives in the travel industry. We’ve proven ourselves as the information and intelligence brand at the center of it all, monitoring the ever-evolving transformation into the future of travel.  As we expand and evolve the Skift’s Creative Team, is seeking an energetic Junior Graphic Designer in India to create visually appealing presentation decks, sponsor reports, publications, marketing/social assets, and participate in travel industry coverage on various platforms. We are looking for someone that is able to quickly deliver design requests and is good at deciphering briefs.



Skift’s Creative team is responsible for brand design evolution, maintaining brand consistency, implementation of art direction, producing premium creative output, providing seamless brand experience and developing creative briefs/strategies for the future growth of the brand. 


This role entails producing high quality publications, presentation decks, sponsor reports, usage of brand systems to create brand assets on demand and responds to briefs diligently to optimize a global remote, editorially-led creative operation. 


Reporting to the Head of Creative, the Junior Graphic Designer will integrate a range of disciplines such as:


  • High Quality Brand and Event Presentations
  • Publications and Reports 
  • On Demand Visual Brand Assets
  • Brand Elements for Web and Events
  • PDF layouts


Some of What You’ll Do


  • Produce content graphics, presentations, marketing/social assets, reports, exhibits and develop visuals for internal and external stakeholders  
  • Break down briefs to create visually insync graphics for different media outlets
  • Maintain brand consistency whilst creating assets for live events or web events
  • Identify relevant assets and design excellent data-visualizations, charts, explainer graphics for reports, news and events to enhance editorial output
  • Collaborate with the creative team to come up with new brand/design solutions


The Experience You Bring


  • 2-3 years of experience in layout design, branding and graphic design in an agency or similar, 
  • Strong journalistic and visual judgment to ensure the accuracy and clarity
  • In depth knowledge of Layout, typography, editorial design and storytelling techniques 
  • Demonstrated mastery of Adobe Suite. Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and Google Slides
  • An avid collaborator in a diverse team environment that is remote yet global


You must have


  • Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) from an accredited college/university majoring in Graphic Design (or comparable major)


How You Work


  • A quick learner and fast paced design enthusiast who can work independently around short timelines
  • Collaborative in a diverse team environment that is remote yet global
  • Diligent worker that provides high-quality materials on short timelines
  • A proactive communicator 


You must have


  • Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) from an accredited college/university majoring in Graphic Design (or comparable major) 


    Bonus Points


    You enjoy branding and experimenting with brand assets


    Values at Skift: 


    We value transparency. 

    As global travelers ourselves, we know perspective is everything. In all we do, we strive to maintain a level of transparency only matched by top news sources. 


    We encourage the bold.

    Always, always do your own thing, without fear. As the cliche goes, taking the road less traveled.


    We welcome change.

    As an organization, we will always work to be part of the solution - not the problem.

    Human-centric approach.

    The travel industry exudes humanism - which is why humane, professional content is a thread that ties together all of our work.


    We appreciate diversity internally and externally.

    In all its glorious manifestations: we want to look like the world of travelers, and reflect vast worldly culture in all content.


    How to Apply


    PLEASE SEND US A COVER LETTER ALONG WITH YOUR RESUME when you apply through BambooHR, our application system.

    An Equal Opportunity Employer, Skift celebrates diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. Our goal for our team and our culture is to reflect the diversity of travelers around the globe. We welcome applicants from all life experiences and encourage members of traditionally underrepresented backgrounds to apply, including people of color, women, people with disabilities, and LGBTQ+ people.

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    • Location
      Any, Maharashtra
    • Department
      Design
    • Employment Type
      Intl Full Time - Contractor
    • Minimum Experience
      Mid-level