AQUENT is looking to hire a Digital Art Director with at least 5-8 years of advertising agency background, conceptual with the ability to be the go to person for all of their campaigns. This is an on going assignment that could last up to 2 year long assignment with an in house agency located in Wilmington, DE.
Outline of the Digital AD role below…
60-70% Art Director:
Digital first (HTML landing pages, micro sites, websites, mobile, online display banners, social) with print/traditional coming in a close second (posters, direct mail, brochures, out of home, video). Highly conceptual (campaign big ideas), exploratory (does due diligence in competitive research, brand landscape research, mood boards, look & feel exploration), credible well versed presence during presentations and able to speak to the work with excitement/clarity/enthusiasm and passion (good at selling the idea and the execution). Background in photography shoots, re-touching and video shoots is a mandatory. Able to collaborate with external vendors/collaborators for projects and campaigns on a daily basis which will include reviews/feedback/conf-calls.
30-40% Design, Illustration and Photography Production:
This candidate will also be comfortable in the production realm as well. Extremely strong graphic design, interface design (UX, UI, wire framing), information design (info graphic and iconography design), has experience shooting photography and photo re-touching background (custom photography as well as stock photography), highly capable in illustrator creating custom iconography and info graphics based on our One Design visual language. Comfortable with delivering options upon options upon options.
**The selected talent MUST work on-sight, Monday - Friday. NO REMOTE WORK**
**Please make sure that you have the related work samples that you can share in your online portfolio**