Jr. Level, Art Director
Freelance position based onsite in NYC for Jr. Level Art Director, Designer
This person should have strong/elevated skills in in-store/merchandising design and be extremely detail oriented to be able to manage their own projects.
Drive visual strategy for all merchandising for the brand globally. Understand the different market needs and how the graphics will be used. Have a strong understanding of the brand and work closely with the packaging and strategy lead to ensure that visual consistency is brought to life. Manage the design and photoshoots for the visuals needed at all aspects of the US walls and Global fixtures. Prepare photo brief and work with producer on estimate and casting.
Work closely with marketing/wall strategy teams to assure we are capturing all elements needed to bring the franchises to life with education, copy, etc… Build out toolkit with marketing team to deploy to all markets for clear understanding of assets available and how to use them.
Attend all wall meetings for the US and work with freelancer and production to ensure that all needs are met for all retailer meetings and final asset turnover. Manage all retouching and color development. Manage creative meetings and timing for creative reviews and send out agendas.