#124300

Art Director

Location:
Round Rock
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Courtney Schaefer
Date:
10/12/2017

Job Description:

Exciting opportunity available for an Art Director in Round Rock, TX! 

This is a 9 month assignment with strong likelihood of extension or conversion!

The art director will drive day-to-day visual design direction and provide hands-on design for assigned projects and/or campaigns, working closely with marketing directors, creative directors, copy directors, copywriters, account managers, project managers, video producers, and other art directors and graphic designers. 

Responsibilities include researching, planning, concepting, directing, developing and implementing graphic design for a variety of marcom deliverables, including static online banners, animated online banners, print ads, direct mail, direct email, event kits, landing pages, videos/animations and rich media. The art director will also master the global creative handover process and coach the graphic designers, both on that pre-flight process and on general design best practices. Duties may also involve working with vendors, contractors and other outside resources to manage the production process, as well as contributing to online product launch creative as needed. ​

Requirements:

-Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design 

-5+ years of graphic design work experience, art direction experience preferred 

-Mastery of graphic design principles (typography, form, color, composition, grid) 

-Advanced skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Flash (After Effects preferred) with photography experience a plus. 

-Knowledgeable in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and understanding of web design/HTML applications (Dreamweaver) 

-Strong project management skills, leadership-level presentation skills, from strategy to concept to final creative 

-Strong organizational agility with the ability to engage across all levels and with external partners 

-Must be able to clearly articulate ideas and show creative process with a strict adherence to brand and online guidelines

-PORTFOLIO REQUIRED