Creatives on Call is seeking an independent Art Director to help support various projects for one of our agency partners. The ideal candidate will have a solid portfolio, strong conceptual abilities, and experience in a variety of marketing channels. Previous experience working in the agricultural industry is a Major Plus!
As the Art Director, you will work closely with copywriters, ACD’s, and CD’s to maintain an understanding of clients’ business challenges related to creative work and brand voice. You will be responsible for the timely creation of the highest quality art and support design direction on campaigns from start to finish. It is important to be well-versed with the scheduling of art asset creation, the documentation and delivery of art assets, and communicating schedules to management.
-Work across teams regarding branding and visual hierarchy including interactive, pre- and post-production video, social, and photography direction.
-Concept creation and development, design direction, management, and execution of the overall look and feel.
-Interpret and apply brand identity standards effortlessly across all mediums.
-Multi-task, and juggle multiple requests and timelines
-Use DM experience and best practices to inform design decisions and make visual recommendations to maximize response.
-Develop and maintain tight communication checkpoints through projects
-Track and manage time/tasks, which may require estimating
-Work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven field.
-An excellent portfolio that displays a strong understanding of design principles.
-3+ years of proven experience as an Art Director and working as a professional with corporate clients
-The ability to bring ideas to life through cutting-edge and modern design concepts
-Proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite; including designing in, editing and managed production-ready files
-Creative problem solver with curiosity for new design techniques and software programs
-The ability to evaluate, understand and convert ideas into direct response marketing design and art direction that inspires action.
Design & Production:– Creative Cloud