Art Director - Onsite or Remote

Hartford, CT
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Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Aquent’s Fortune 500 Insurance client is looking for an Art Director to join our client's in-house creative team and produce advertising and marketing campaigns in print, digital, video. This position is in Hartford, CT and will start as a 2 month contract assignment with potential for extension. The role can be done remotely and may require an onsite meeting. 

This Art Director position will require an experienced advertising and marketing creative with strong conceptual and design skills. He/she needs highly honed art direction with the ability to implement work in media including print, digital advertising and TV advertising. 

This position will require very hands-on design and collaboration with other team members. Agency experience is a must.


• Execute and assist in overseeing advertising, marketing and general creative campaigns. 

• Have solid experience creating work for print, digital and video advertising executions from concept all the way to production. 

• Ability to present full 360 integrated campaigns that are strategic, innovative and net measurable results. 

• Partner and collaborate with Creative Group Heads to understand our client’s business and marketing needs. 

• Work to budgets and within tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.  


-4 to 7 years of Art Direction experience, working on creative campaigns from concept to implementation 

-Experience working with traditional, digital and video 

-Proficient Adobe InDesign skills 

-Experience working with large brands 

-Ability to lead and team and be part of one 

-Excellent communication skills 

-Impressive portfolio with campaign samples 

-AGENCY experience a MUST

Client Description:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)


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