AQUENT is looking for a Digital Art Director with 5-8 years of experience working in an advertising agency or in house. This is a long term assignment with a brand new in house/creative team for a Fortune 100 Company in New York City.
Collaborate with the creative team and account leads to understand the business
objectives and requirements of each project.
Conceptualize, design, and maintain elevated executed marketing materials that are on
brand and innovative.
Estimate required time to complete a project and communicate to account leads and
maintain accountability for quality of work and timeliness across multiple projects.
Provide illustrative skills with rough sketches and working layouts ready for print
Assist with additions and revisions to various brand how-to and style guides.
Attend weekly status meetings and provide updates to Onbrand leadership.
Be a passionate advocate for the customer and design thinking methodology, providing
creative guidance to internal partners and helping to build a strong culture that values
creative thought leadership.
A deep curiosity and passion for great design, current creative and technology trends,
and exceptional attention to detail.
Bachelor’s Degree in visual communications, graphic design or related field.
5+ years of experience as a production designer at a creative/advertising agency or in-
house at a design-led brand.
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and Powerpoint, with experience using
Sketch for digital production.
Knowledge of color space and ability to proficiently export files for correct output.
Strong portfolio of presentation and marketing production work that demonstrates
experience designing and producing a variety of print and digital assets.
Fluency in all areas of visual design with exceptional skills in typography and layout
Clear and confident communicator with an affinity for visual storytelling.
Ability to manage multiple project timelines simultaneously in a demanding deadline-
Photo retouching skills and motion graphics experience are a plus.
With your application, please include a link to your online portfolio to be
Interested applicants are encouraged to send your resume in MS WORD format and link to your online portfolio to Rdavenport@aquent.com for immediate consideration!