Who We Are
Callisto Media was inspired by a single, transformational idea: harness the power of big data to produce content that enables consumers to lead richer, healthier, more fulfilled lives.
With deep roots in technology and publishing, Callisto Media harnesses the disruptive power of Big Data, creating unparalleled insights into consumer demand and the science of content. Our titles uniquely serve the needs of the reader, enjoy consistent profitability, and delve into the long tail of opportunity.
We are an enterprising, collaborative culture backed by leading Silicon Valley venture capitalists and use proprietary technology to identify and meet consumer demand delivering timely content in sync with the market. We're an intellectually curious team made up of driven analysts, editors, designers, marketers, and engineers based in the Bay area and New York City who are aggressively expanding the breadth and depth of our portfolio in cooking, specialty diet, health and wellness, mind, body and spirit, parenting, kids, business and much more.
The Art Production Coordinator at Callisto Media reports to the Art Resources Director and is responsible for providing support in management of our high-volume photography and illustration programs. The Art Manager circulates vendor contracts and briefs, assists with photo research and illustration allocation, and facilitates communication between the Design Department and our various partners.
The ideal candidate is high-energy and detail-oriented, and has proven skills in managing complex art production tasks in a Trade Publishing, magazine environment, design or ad agency with an established track record in collaborating successfully with x-functional teams. Experience maintaining digital asset management systems is a plus.
Please view a sample of our work at the following link: https://indd.adobe.com/view/4b1e4d39-d976-4bf5-8911-c6164bd3b80d
Allocate photo research and retouching resources, including drafting and circulating vendor briefs
Conduct supplementary photo research
Organize assets for complex illustration programs
Maintain art and budget logs for all products
Manage photo shoot calendar
Track and manage art licensing on all products
Set up and circulate purchase orders
Upload, maintain and organize art in our digital asset management system
Provide asset management support for Sales and Marketing teams
Assist Art Resources Director in managing vendor accounts and relationships
Provide photo shoot production support
Send courtesy copies of books to vendors
Adhere to demanding schedules and help uphold high design quality standards
Desired Skills and Experience
At least 3 years art production experience in a high-volume creative environment
Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, with a great attention to detail
Superior organizational skills with ability to multi-task, prioritize assignments, and meet tight deadlines
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills
Knowledge of print production process
Understanding of Digital Asset Management systems and taxonomy
Working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, and Acrobat
Ability to take initiative while working collaboratively
Adaptability in a fast-paced and dynamic startup environment
Bachelor's degree in photography or design, or equivalent education and experience.
Callisto Media offers a competitive salary, full benefits, 401K, stock options, and a friendly working environment. This is a full-time, onsite position at our office in Emeryville, California. Please submit a resume, salary requirements, and a cover letter describing why you are an ideal candidate.
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