FREELANCE ART DIRECTOR – GLOBAL CREATIVE DESIGN
This is a 6 month maternity leave fill in for a strong Art Director, based onsite in NYC.
Start date = Nov 15, 2018, End Date = May 30, 2019
The Freelance Art Director, Global Creative Design, is responsible for the concepting, art direction, and execution of 360 degree global marketing programs, including campaigns, product launches, special projects and events.
Reports to: Design Director, Global Creative Design (Filling ED, Creative Design role during time period)
• Responsible for the development of impactful and on-brand visual concepts for global marketing programs, from concept phase through photography, retouching, layout and final artwork releases, as assigned.
• Collaborate with Executive Director, Design Director, designers and Copy and Visual Merchandising teams on 360 degree program development.
• Participate in weekly Creative department status meetings and coordinate on a daily basis with other members of the Creative and Creative Operations teams as needed.
• Work with creative operations to direct retouching for assigned programs.
Position requires 7+ years of related experience with strong design background including: innovative typography, conceptualization, art direction, and production.
Strong collaboration skills and ability to partner with other team members toward successful results.
Ability to organize and manage multiple projects and to meet deadlines.
Knowledge of appropriate computer design programs and a willingness to learn new programs and techniques.
Ability to jump into any office environment and quickly figure out systems and processes.
Is adaptable to different creative direction and feedback.
Ability to be flexible and work in a fast-paced environment.
BA/BS/BFA degree or equivalent.
Available to freelance for the entire project.