Art Director

San Francisco, CA
up to $64.00/hourly DOE
Start date:
Posted By:
Tamira Imondi

Job Description:

We are hiring an Art Director with 5-7 years of design experience with a passion for social media, design, and beauty. This will be 4 months on-site full-time hours with possible extension. 

Art Director, Social:
As an Art Director, you will be concepting and executing creative for our social channels. Reporting to the Senior Art Director & Associate Creative Director, you will be responsible for building our client's brand, and concept development/execution of various social marketing programs, from concept to execution across social channels.

In addition, you will:
Support ACD/SAD in trend research and developing strategic concepts to provide creative solutions that meet business objectives.
Build concept boards, art direction decks (including sketching), photo briefs, and design across multiple channels to visualize the concept.
Work closely to art direct photographers and stylists to execute creative.
Manage projects and designers.
Present creative in various settings.
Partner closely with Editorial, Content Production and Marketing to develop and deliver creative for robust social channels.

We’re excited about you if you have:
5-7 years of design experience.
BA or BFA preferred in Graphic Design or Communication Design.
People management experience.
Proficient knowledge of Adobe programs: Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign (After Effects/Final Cut Pro is a plus).
Solid organizational skills, detail-oriented; time management skills, ability to juggle priorities.
Ability to work in a very fast-paced environment and meet very tight deadlines.
Understanding and experience being on photography/video sets as Art Director.
Good presentation skills and good communication skills, both written and verbal.
Knowledge and experience about social channels, beauty/fashion and understand current industry related trends
Experience in native content creation and video for social channels a plus.
Passion for design and social media.


Why do you want to work through AQUENT?

  • We care about your CAREER GOALS.
  • We offer resume & portfolio review + interview prep. You'll feel set for success!
  • Who is AQUENT:  www.youtube.com/watch?v=5z-n8nfytuM
  • Pay it forward: https://aquent.com/rewards/​

Working with AQUENT gets you to access to some pretty cool things, including:

  • Subsidized (up to 85%) of your health, vision and dental benefits
  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program
  • Direct deposit for your weekly paycheck


Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

Client Description:

Dedicated and passionate teams creating the best possible omni-channel consumer experience.  Work alongside individuals who are curious and confident, disrupting the status quo and taking chances with its innovation. This is a fast-paced environment, where there's room for fun, and the passion is real.