Art Director

 
BK Magazine is seeking an Art Director to lead layout, graphic design, branding, and aesthetics at Bangkok’s premiere English-language lifestyle magazine. 

 

Objectives

 

Lead aesthetic transformation of BK Magazine into a print product that stands out among the crowd in Thailand and across Southeast Asia, working closely with the editorial team. 

Maintain BKs status as Bangkok’s go-to source for lifestyle news through the design and production of on-trend, evocative, and edgy visuals.

 

Responsibilities

 

Work closely with editorial team to generate clear ideas for bi-weekly BK Magazine layouts. 

Develop creative briefs, sketches, and storyboards for BK print issues, annual guides, and other BK products on an ad hoc basis. 

Liaise with designers, freelance photographers, and videographers to execute creative vision.  

Review and approve artwork and graphics developed by other staff members. 

Translate words into stunning visuals. 

Use design and artwork to elevate BK brand positioning to target audience. 

 

Requirements

 

Minimum of 5 years of experience working in print media, graphic design, or creative agency. 

Extensive experience with logo design, typography, color, web layout design, print production, image selection, and package design. 

Finger on the pulse of print and web layout design and current with design and lifestyle trends. 

Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite. 

A team player who is not afraid to share bold ideas or take constructive criticism. 

Can adapt on the fly. 

Able to create and manage timelines to improve workflow efficiency across departments. 

University degree. 

 

This position is open to Thai nationals only. 

To apply please email CV and design portfolio to info@bkmagazine.com


About BK Magazine

 

BK is the premier English-language lifestyle media brand in Bangkok, and the trusted source for what’s cool in the city. We don’t hold back in our reviews and we speak out on the issues that matter to Bangkokians—and our readers love us for it. 

Our readers trust us and turn to us for unbiased opinions and recommendations on the city’s best restaurants, shops, services, and entertainment. BK is often the first to spot—and set—new trends in the city.

We care about our city. When we add our voice to the debate over the biggest issues in town, our readers listen. 

The writers and columnists at BK Magazine are held in high esteem as experts on our city: the only independent food reviews in town, viciously funny editorials, carefully curated travel deals and the most comprehensive listings for the capital’s latest happenings. BK Magazine is the go-to source for deep local knowledge about the city. 

Bangkok changes fast, and so do we. Week in and week out, we scour the city to find the best of Bangkok—the brand new venues everyone’s talking about, the coolest new shops, the hottest bars and the best new restaurants. 

We provide a complete portfolio of lifestyle content, from print to digital, that caters to the needs of our readers. These channels enable our clients to reach out—and be engaged with Bangkok’s most desirable demographics.