Interactive Art Director: Web, Print, Multimedia
Posted 16-02-2012, offered
We are looking for a strong entrepreneurial spirited art director for our client located in Boulder. This art director should streamline the brand and affiliates in a leadership role across multiple media platforms. This experienced leader should have strong internal direction, organizational skills, an aesthetic eye, and technical aptitude.
Ideal candidates will have a passion for their work, a true interest in making a difference in the world and a high degree of professionalism. Your portfolio and your references should indicate an ongoing attention to detail, commitment to aesthetics, strong communication and
organizational skills, and an ability to focus on the big picture as well as the little details that get you there.
-Lead Design efforts for all websites within KULA’s current and future offerings
-Work closely with CEO and external parties (Public Relations, Social Media Experts, etc) to ensure business objectives are met with new design elements
-Plan, Review and Design all print and public facing promotional material.
-Develop archive of KULA creative materials, and create internal documentation on design-related protocols and Best Practices.
-Daily leadership, review and approval of all design work by internal resources or third parties
-Lead Usability assessments of current and future designs to ensure ease of use
-Create tracking mechanisms to determine success of particular web-based-designs and recommend changes based on data sets acquired
Required Software Experience/Adobe Creative Suite (CS) Package including:
Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Fireworks, Dreamweaver, Flash, After Effects, Adobe ImageReady, Adobe Acrobat, Quark Xpress, Microsoft Office including Powerpoint, Suitcase Font Management
Preferred Programming Skills
-Strong understanding of UI principles and practices
-Able to code sites from the ground up using CSS and HTML.
-Extensive knowledge in cross-browser compatibility, web usability and functionality.
-Experience with structured web development environments using
-Revision control systems such as GIT and Subversion.
Qualifications: At least four years relevant experience working in similar production environments. Technical degree preferred.
This is a full time ongoing position. Benefits include: life, health, and dental, insurance. This is an amazing opportunity to get in early with a company that has strong projections to grow in a healthy upward direction.
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