#132424

Sr. Art Director

Location:
Los Angeles, CA
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
06/18/2018
posted by:
Erikah Miller
Date:
05/03/2018

Job Description:

Our client in the financial services industry is looking for a Sr. Art Director to develop visual conceptual solutions for a full range of creative/marketing ideas with an emphasis on creating dramatic results. Candidates must have strong print and digital design skills, including branding systems and storytelling.

Key Duties and Responsibilities (Interactive):

  • Must be able to develop concepts and design systems that address marketing objectives in a creative manner and effectively targets the audience
  • Outstanding graphic design layout, color, typography, style guide creation, and data visualization
  • Partner with copywriter
  • Understanding responsive design a must
  • Deep understanding working within content management systems, design templates and brand standards
  • Deep understanding and enthusiasm for web technologies, emerging design trends and innovations
  • Passion for interaction design, touch screen design and mobile platforms
  • Ability to work on large-scale interactive projects, tight deadlines and high volume of work
  • Experience designing websites, landing pages, microsites, emails and banners
  • Understanding of social media graphics for B2B
  • You will not be expected to code, but should be familiar with standards-based web design, and the capabilities of HTML5, CSS3, and Flash

Key Duties and Responsibilities (Print):

  • Must be able to develop concepts and design systems that address marketing objectives in a creative manner and effectively targets the audience
  • Outstanding graphic design layout, color, typography, style guide creation, and data visualization
  • Partner with copywriter
  • Persuasive visual communicator
  • Understand design with various print collateral (brochures to tradeshows)
  • Understand the print process (prepress to proofs to paper) and techniques (die cut, emboss, etc.)

The Basics:

  • Solid knowledge of graphic software (i.e. Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign) • Collaborating with cross-functional teams a must
  • Experience with financial industry a bonus
  • Excellent interpersonal, communications and organizational skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented individual with ability and experience to manage many projects simultaneously • Must have proven experience working with major brands and on e-commerce sites

Education Preferred:

  • BA degree with a design emphasis, or trade/portfolio school equivalent

 


 

Client Description:

Corporate - Financial Services - 100% On-site - DTLA

Requirements:

  • Portfolio required
  • 8+ years enterprise and/or agency experience