Art Director Job Description Sample
You're always ready to design and execute integrated, cross-channel
marketing initiatives – you can turn daydreams into reality with flair and
speed. You'll spend quality time with your good friend Photoshop, yes, but
you'll also collaborate with creative directors, copywriters, designers, and
other key members of our creative team to produce awesome, industry-leading
creative and experiences for our clients.
- Exceptional conceptual
and design skills that shows your talent in both print and digital
- Knack for strategic
brainstorming and developing campaigns while working with clients on
multiple projects at once
- Strong experience on
large cross-channel and/or direct-marketing initiatives across media, both
online and off
- Strong expertise in Photoshop,
Illustrator and InDesign, strong typographical, motion graphic, and
interaction design skills.
- Designing comps,
storyboards, initial graphic concepts, and final deliverables
- Creating and
communicating concepts that intrigue and inspire your both peers and
clients – with smart rational to back them up
- Collaborating and
partnering with copywriters to ensure that both the copy and the visuals
are in perfect synch to make the concept as powerful, vivid and compelling
- Assisting the Creative
Director to improve the Creative group's technical and creative
Contend is… a collection of like-minded, unique, creative, and mildly weird creators and doers.
We’re looking for an insanely kick-ass, smart, and ego-free Art Director to join our small but mighty creative team. We need someone who is as comfortable concepting as they are building decks and getting their hands dirty. You’ll need a toolbox full of the following:
* Make awesome, job-winning decks.
* Be able to interpret a brief and concept on-brand, eye-catching creative.
* Have a really good eye for photography, especially in relation to decks.
* Did we mention decks? Killer decks. Seriously.
* An innate ability to articulate ideas.
* The patience to take on multiple jobs and not lose your cool.
* A good freaking attitude.
* Really good style.
* A desire to visually own an account.
We’d prefer you be mid-level and have a solid book with some past agency or large client experience. If this sounds like you run, don’t walk, to our Chinatown office and come in for an interview! Ok, probably schedule one first, but still. We can’t wait to make some cool shit together.
Contend offers a full benefits package with full-time employment. However, this position starts as freelance.
Attention beauty and fashion junkies: bkr — makers of the cult favorite water bottle loved by the beauty and fashion industries — has an exciting opportunity for a talented Art Director to join our fast-growing company.
- Partner with Founder to develop and build a strong brand. Functions as design lead, brand manager and executer to ensure consistency across brand through all channels. Develops visual design standards for brand.
- Understands both marketing and creative needs to provide creative solutions that meet business objectives.
- Take photos in the in-house studio to create new and engaging content for digital and social campaigns
- Partner with Marketing and Operations team to ensure accuracy of project timelines.
- Lead with creative vision and inspire team to think conceptually and create exciting, elevated creative solutions. Educates team in creative expertise and knowledge including art direction, photography, design, and typography
- Manage graphic designer to ensure projects track to schedule, creative adheres to brief and executes properly. Assigns workload and responsibilities to team in thoughtful manner to develop direct reports and build effective creative team.
- Understand and strategically apply the latest platform/industry/creative trends and digital best practices in social; always seeking the next opportunity in this space for the brand.
- Represent creative team in a variety of settings: large/small groups, direct reports, managers, formal presentations.
- 5-7 years’ creative experience, especially in digital channels along with fluent understanding of current digital trends and social landscape
- Proficient knowledge of Adobe programs: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects is a plus.
- Understanding of beauty and fashion.
- Strong portfolio of design concept work showing ability to produce on-brand creative
- Keen eye for luxury design and understanding of the luxury and/or beauty space
- Background in photography and/or video work a bonus
- Clear understanding of social marketing techniques
- Strong relationship-building skills; ability to work with a variety of people in various disciplines.
- Solid organizational and time management skills; along with being detail oriented, you have the ability to juggle priorities and work in a very fast paced environment and meet tight deadlines.
- Willingness and ability to roll up sleeves and execute work.
- Portfolio featuring your dynamic content.
To be considered for this opportunity you must be documented to work in the United States and reside in the Bay area. You will be working at the San Francisco head office Monday through Friday during normal working hours. bkr offers competitive salary and benefits, an amazing team and a mission.
The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant with minimal supervision, assesses, analyzes, proposes Marketing and Public Relations strategies and solutions and manages implementation of multiple complex products or function plans across all entities of Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH). The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant consults with Hospital Marketing Directors, Presidents and System Senior Executives to determine business objectives and market-segments and develops plan for achieving. The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant Convenes System participants in each product to reach consensus on strategies.
The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant evaluates market data, competitive information, and financial data to determine effective Marketing and Public Relations strategies to accomplish business goals of each product and/or function. The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant plans and manages budget for implementing Marketing and Public Relations Programs. The Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant leads designated team to plan, execute and measure marketing and public relations support to the organization to accomplish business goals.
The ideal candidate for the Senior Marketing and Public Relations Consultant role will serve as Marketing and Public Relations Counsel to Business Leaders by providing market place evaluation, technical expertise and problem resolution.
- Dallas, TX
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- Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
4 year ad agency experience highly preferred
Adobe Creative Suite experience highly preferred
We are seeking an Art Director for our Denver office. Working under the direction of the Creative Director, the Art Director develops visual conceptual solutions for a full range of creative/marketing ideas with an emphasis on creating dramatic results for our clients' brands. The Art Director utilizes their highly skilled concepting skills to develop ideas, cultivates an integrated marketing approach to client business, and optimally utilizes teamwork with writers, designers, and other team members to obtain exceptional results.
Qualified candidates will have:
Experience in both digital (e-commerce, social media, banners, online promotions, landing page design) and print (print ads, billboards, POP, packaging)
Experience working closely with a creative team (Creative Directors, Associate Creative Directors and Copywriters)
Examples of fully integrated campaigns created from concept through to completion
Agency experience highly preferred
Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) experience highly preferred, but not required
An impressive portfolio of work submitted with resume (electronic or url strongly preferred).
Interested? Please apply online at integer.com/careers
The Integer Group® is the world's leading commerce agency, relentlessly focused on delivering Great Work That Works. We believe in creativity that is fueled by data, informed by culture, and delivered to the touchpoints that create connections and ultimately drive transaction. Through shopper marketing, retail strategy & design, eCommerce, integrated branding, and Commerce Connections Media, we accelerate conversion and build a brand's lifetime bond with its consumers. It's what we call living at the Intersection of Branding and Selling®.
A key member of Omnicom Group Inc., The Integer Group has more than 1,100 associates in 25 offices across the globe, including locations in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, the Middle East, and North and South America. The Integer Group's clients include AT&T, FedEx, Mars/Wrigley, Michelin, Nestlé, P&G, PepsiCo, Starbucks and more.
Infosec is a stable, fast-growing company with amazing opportunities to start or grow your career. As a leading provider of security education solutions, we're on a mission to arm organizations and their employees against security threats. Recognizing cybersecurity is everyone's job, we provide award-winning skills development and certification training for IT security pros while building the entire workforce's security aptitude with awareness training and phishing simulations.
As a mid-market company, we're not interested in office politics or the endless trials of corporate hierarchies and bureaucracy. We're interested in getting things done. Our management teams are open to your suggestions and make sound decisions that help us expand. It's evident in the 450% growth we've seen over the past four years.
As our first Art Director, you'll manage our creative staff. You understand the creative process in both a procedural and visceral way. You're passionate about creating high quality end products that our customers find visually appealing, enticing, and aligned with our brand promise of education delivery. Creative deliverables vary from graphic design to e-learning modules to sales enablement tools and collateral. You've managed a team before and understand how to lead ideation sessions, gain buy-in from team members, and execute on projects to hit deadlines.
Working on our Content team, you'll get input from leadership, sales, and marketing to execute the cohesive vision for our products. As a growing company, we've set aggressive goals and you're the type of person that thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys the challenges that come along with hyper-growth. In fact, if you don't have multiple moving targets, you'd get bored!
Creativity. Because, of course. This is how we grow and create competitive advantages. You have a strong understanding of marketing and brand including strategic direction setting, conceptualization and multi-platform execution.
Self-motivated. Micro-management is not for you; it's not how you like to manage or be managed. You know what needs to be done, by whom and plan your team's work to consistently meet deadlines.
Leadership. You're not afraid to get your hands dirty and lead by example. Coaching, providing feedback and evaluation, building team culture, inspiring, motivating, and developing a team with creative and productive balance are skills you've acquired in your career.
Tech savvy. The Adobe suite is your friend (maybe frenemy at times) and you're adept or familiar with several other technologies for executing on your creative projects. You understand the technology of your craft, but are also aware of the security space and SaaS business model.
Positive attitude. You're tenacious with a smile, able to stay positive and persistent. You're open to new ideas and if there's a better way to do things, you're willing to try. The team works hard but you know how to have fun doing it.
Manage creative staff
Review the work of designers and provide direction and feedback
Pitch and develop new ideas
Experience with creative writing, editing, storyboarding
Oversee the Design Department and supervise the Design Staff
Participate in the design process for modules, branded collateral, and web assets
Ensure high levels of quality, brand adherence, and professional standards
Work within established budgets and deadlines
Evaluate staff via the performance review process
All other duties as assigned, thought of, suggested, or randomly come up and need to be done.
Varied portfolio of work demonstrating in-depth understanding of design principles
Experience leading, mentoring, and curating a strong creative team
Ability to work effectively with sales, marketing, and other internal stakeholders
Demonstrated understanding of distilling a big picture idea into its parts to delegate projects and deliverables to meet deadlines
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Highly organized and familiar with one or more project management software programs (Trello, Jira, Zoho, etc…)
Strong knowledge of creative software including the Adobe suite
Proficiency with video production/editing
Knowledge of web skills (HTML, CSS, etc) a plus
Bachelor's degree preferred
100% onsite/no telecommute or relocation contribution
Why Should You Join Us at Infosec?
Competitive base salary
We promote from within! As a growing company, there are many opportunities to move up
Fun work environment and casual dress code
401(k) with company match
Health benefits (medical, dental, vision and life insurance)
Paid vacation, sick and holiday time
How to Apply
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Infosec was founded in 1998 by an expert team of information security instructors. Their goal was to build a business by offering the best possible training experience for students. We have always believed that we can grow our company by offering the best possible hands-on training, the most practical for today's demanding workplace environments. This has proved true.
Infosec has trained over 160,000 individuals. Unlike other training companies that have been founded by non-technical businesspeople, Infosec understands the needs of today's IT professionals and is best positioned to offer world-class training.
InfoSec is an equal opportunity employer.
Laundry Service is a full-service marketing agency offering creative, media buying, production, and influencers, all under one roof. Brands like Amazon, T-Mobile, Tic-Tac, FOX Entertainment, Fossil, and Nike work with Laundry Service to achieve their business goals through premium, authentic content and strategic distribution. Laundry Service was named to Ad Age’s 2018 Agency A-List for its commitment to innovation, and its unique ability to handle all aspects of content creation and distribution—24/7.
Laundry Service seeks an Art Director in its NYC office to create a trailblazing social media path for one of its top, big-name clients. This role is ideal for a leader and creative thinker that thinks big-picture and dreams about how to evolve the organic conversations on social platforms. If you’re passionate about culture, identifying new social trends, initiatives, creative directions, this is the right job for you.
Your work will require you to develop original concepts and designs, oversee multiple projects through execution, and inspire a growing team who is firmly committed to only producing the highest quality content at all times. You will conduct ongoing brand research on current social success stories. You will provide proposals and creative strategies for photography, motion graphics and social activations that take the brand to the next level. We are looking for someone who is not afraid to get their hands dirty!
- 3+ years experience providing strategic brand and creative direction to top-tier clients
- Passion for, or experience, with lifestyle brands
- Strong experience using social media to solve brand/business challenges
- Exceptional presentation skills
- Success in developing big ideas that forge strong emotional connections between brand and consumer, and supporting those ideas with thorough research
- The intellectual agility to look big picture instead of day-to-day
- The charm to build relationships (internally and with clients) and collaborative leadership skills
- Commitment to excellence — working nonstandard hours when necessary, anticipating issues and communicating with diplomacy, identifying emerging platforms and trends to drive innovation
- Innate curiosity and entrepreneurial spirit
- Proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite for Mac
- Must include portfolio link with application
We’re seeking an energetic, collaborative thinker to join our team in Madison, WI. You’ve got strong conceptual skills and the desire to push solid strategy into truly unexpected places. Your passion for advertising is backed by a design sensibility and an interest in communication that transcends any particular medium: from simplistic banners to in-depth omnichannel campaigns. Integrated, expandable, evocative ideas carry the day here.
Ready to go? Please send your digital portfolio and resume to us.
- 5+ years agency experience
- Solid understanding of the digital world
- Good listening and distillation skills
- Excellent organizational and time management skills
- Ability to articulate ideas well, be resourceful and persistent in execution
- A commitment to high quality work and building positive relationships with all
- Knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite
- Health and Dental Insurance
- 401k Plan
- Flex Spending Accounts
- Paid Sick/Vacation Days
- Maternity/Paternity Leave
- Day Off On Birthday
- Monthly Lunch N‘ Learn
- American Players Theatre Season Tickets
- High Noon Saloon Passes
- Foosball, Ping-Pong, & Connect-4
- Beer Fridge
Planet is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
P.S. Do you currently live in a big city? A lot of us did too, so we understand the upsides, but the truth is Madison has many of the same perks: great restaurants, bars, art, music, and culture. We've got better beer than wherever you are currently too; trust us on that. Plus great schools, amazing parks, a platinum-level bike system, a world-renowned farmers’ market, etc., all without some of the headaches of a top-10 market.
The best brands feel "alive". We infuse them with personality in hopes they'll make a meaningful emotional connection. But what if your brand actually was alive… and its brand personality was its actual personality? Here at SoundHound Inc, we're delivering transformative voice-enabled AI technology to change the way we interact with the world around us.
But we believe that delivering technology isn't enough, after amassing a global user community over 300 million strong through our SoundHound app....we're just getting started. Our voice assistant, Hound, continues to be the fastest and most accurate voice app in the market. And our Houndify developer platform allows developers to add a voice enabled interface to anything, with brands like Mercedes, Hyundai, Honda, and Pandora signing on. Our voice AI strategy is fueling our mission: Houndify everything!
With our DNA in music and human interaction, we thrive on creativity, innovation, and communication. We understand that the connection between a user and our products must be strong and empowering. The Marketing team is looking for an Art Director who understands how every connection to the customer is an opportunity to strengthen this relationship.
We're a design and engineering-driven environment, with a team who's worked with the best of the best in design. The ideal AD will bring a passion for delivering thoughtful and beautiful messages, and an excitement for the type of future we're delivering.
Design graphic concepts, assets, and visual treatments across our marketing channels: Video, web, social, email, ads, events, assets
Translate marketing goals into creative strategies, and see them through
Present to and collaborate with stakeholders in order to reach marketing goals.
Deliver our brand identity and ways it can extend to partner products
Champion brand standards and design systems
Close partnership with our Product design team
Contribute to a team that includes visual designers, project managers, product marketing, and copywriters; and ensure that all interactive graphics and related design are of the highest quality.
Co-direct photo shoots, manage, photo retouching, resizing, exporting, and or designing with photography.
Co-direct video shoots, manage, video retouching, editorial, animation, sound design, color correction.
3-6+ years in a senior design role
Ability to lead, direct and delegate to teams of designers and also work independently
Impressive portfolio of work and ability to execute multiple styles of design, illustration and motion graphics concepts
Ability to oversee the development process of a project and quality control on functionality and design polish
Familiarity with technology products, across consumer and B2B
Comfortable in a startup environment, but ready to embrace growth and scale
Conceptual thinker, who understands the role of technology in society
Knowledge of a range of channels: Digital, video, print, and event
Great typography skills, knowledge of usability and UX best practices
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Advanced degree or certification in design from a recognized institution
Key software requirements:
- Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects, XD
- Sketch (+)
- Cinema4D (+)
Nice to have hardware requirements:
Sony A7 Camera (photo/video)
On location setups
And we have all the important stuff: Friendly collaborative culture, free lunches, snacks, happy hours, and stock options. With over $200M in funding, and powering multiple brands with our voice AI, we've got all the momentum we need to grow It's a perfect time to join!
Hogarth is a marketing implementation agency.We produce advertising and other marketing communications for our clients across all media and all languages. Our production expertise coupled with our powerful workflow and asset management technology delivers quality, control and savings for global brands.We believe that the production, adaptation and supply of advertising materials is a specialist activity that should be carried out by a company that focuses solely on this discipline. We work alongside creative and media agencies to deliver advertising into market efficiently and cost effectively – with quality enhanced and with all language and cultural challenges managed by experts
The Hogarth team is looking for an Art Director to work with a prestigious technology client. You will curate and design content to showcase some of the world's best creative talent in a digital arena. The ideal candidate would have a natural curiosity for all things related to popular culture and enjoy immersing themselves in global trends.
Key responsibilities:Lead strong, effective design for high frequency, multi-platform content
Brand guardianship, ownership of the client's identity and brand voice
Maintain creative standards across globally with awareness of the country and regional nuances
Hands-on design with he follow through production of the deliverables, a deep understanding of the working processes
Ability to effectively lead and motivate a small creative studio, managing outputs and negotiating priorities for the team
Effective communicator, value interpersonal relationships, and also exceptional client service skills.
A minimum Bachelors Degree in Design, or a related field
Ability to communicate with consumers via compelling, creative storytelling
A minimum 8 years working in a Design Role, ideally in advertising/design agencies or in-house creative team
Broad background in design and creative that spans across all mediums
Ability to develop innovative creative work that's in line with the strategy
Strong conceptual and problem-solving skills
Great presentation skills. Ability to clearly explain and defend their work in meetings and reviews
Enthusiastic collaborator, open to other people's ideas. At the same time, the candidate will need to show initiative and have accountability for the stories they are telling
Keen understanding of local market creative and cultural nuances
Ability to work with global teams, across time zones
Strong communicator with excellent English skills
Our Hogarth values:
Heart and Soul: We love what we do. We bring energy and enthusiasm to all our work. We push boundaries, we are never satisfied and always want to find a better way.
Hands On:We don't wait for things to happen, we get on with it. We are pragmatic and don't have an ego. We do what it takes to get the job done to the highest standards
Honest:We are straightforward, constructive and speak openly and clearly. We operate with integrity and live up to our promises
Happy Family:We enjoy working together. We look out for our colleagues. We are supportive and collaborative across all our teams. Even when things get tough, we don't lose perspective or our sense of humor.
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