Senior Art Director for Gravity
Posted 7-01-2016, offered
As an Art Director / Senior Art Director you’ll provide forward-thinking creative leadership and inspire creative collaboration within our agency. This will include creating/co-creating exceptional concepts and leading the development of innovative and eye-catching campaigns for a wide range of clients. Working alone or/and in close collaboration with a team of creative directors, copywriters and other designers.
Please note, this is a full-time, in house position.
In collaboration with a Creative Director or Copywriter develop creative concepts and visual executions for advertising campaigns, business collateral and other marketing materials.
Deliver outstanding creative work across various mediums, including print, web design, interactive, and video.
Effectively translate branding materials and marketing strategies for a wide range of clients/verticals into a variety of marketing materials and campaigns, supervise junior stuff in further production and studio work.
Analyze various multicultural trends and leverage the knowledge in creative executions.
Inspire creative collaboration across the organization, proactively generating ideas for existing and potential clients of the agency.
Perform miscellaneous tasks, as needed.
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Advise client on all technical visual recommendations and/or issues.
Help to facilitate internal creative meetings and client meeting.
Assist in presenting to client.
Mentor and provide detailed feedback to designers.
Very comprehensive photo manipulation, digital composition and retouching skills.
Strong skills in communication, print and user experience design.
Understanding of web and architecture development and knowledge of HTML/CSS/XHTML is preferred.
Complete understanding of:
Color theory and color relationships.
Perspective and space relationships.
Page composition and grid structures.
Print production process and knowledge of production techniques.
- Ability to:
Effectively handle multiple assignments under tight deadlines.
Mitigate and manage challenging situations both internally and with the client.
Be able to effectively oversee the work of junior staff.
A minimum of an associates (2 year) degree in advertising, communication design, or visual arts. A bachelor (4 year) degree is preferred.
7+ years design experience in an agency setting is required.
If no degree is possessed, then 10-12 years related in agency setting is required.
Must possess exceptional computer skills. Macintosh operating platform a must. PC knowledge a plus. Thorough knowledge of the following software applications is required, Adobe Illustrator , Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and any widely utilized word processing application. Knowledge of 3D design soft is a plus.
Demonstrated ability to think creatively in conceiving, developing and producing marketing solutions.
Strong organizational and presentation skills.
Proven self-starter who can work well under pressure and balance competing priorities.