- Chicago, IL
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- Sara El-Shami
We’re looking for an experienced, innovative and strategic Art Director with a proven track record of developing and executing strong creative strategies for big brands. Someone who’s a natural storyteller and LOVES creating solutions that really make a difference. We’re looking for someone who has a grasp for the conceptual (campaign big ideas), exploratory work (competitive research, brand landscape research, mood boards, look & feel), has a credible presence during presentations and is able to speak to their work with excitement, clarity, and passion.
What you’ll do to help make a difference:
-You’ll bring experience working in either/both client servicing Ad-Agency or in-house creative corporate culture.
-You’ll work directly and collaboratively with members of the creative team and business partners to develop and produce effective communications.
-You’ll be self-organized and manage multiple concurrent jobs, as well as fill in for your Creative Director, if needed.
-You’ll demonstrate expert knowledge of advertising and marketing trends and translate business intent into creative strategies and executions that market products effectively.
-You’ll demonstrate an understanding of the intended audience; interpret market research and test results, as well as use findings to focus targeted marketing messages.
Why you’ll love your job.
-You’ll help change banking for good.
-You’ll help launch new flagship products.
-You’ll help build an Upmarket brand.
-You’ll partner with a talented group of creatives who set a high bar for Brand.
-You’ll be motivated by the challenges you see and dedicated to figuring out ways to solve them.
-You’ll create strong partnerships by respectfully challenging the status quo and connecting your work to business goals.
What you’ll bring to the creative table:
-An impeccable eye for design, compelling imagery and composition
-The ability to inspire and drive the development of powerful, concise marketing
-Strong creative strategies rooted in consumer insight and marketing objectives
-Motivation, drive and collaboration
-Understanding of the media (print, online, mobile) and its limitations
-A knowledge of industry best practices and the ability to identify, address and incorporate emerging trends into strategic development
-The ability to navigate through complex processes, client organizations and ambiguity
-A consistently positive outlook and attitude
• Bachelor’s degree or military experience
• At least 4 years experience developing creative for digital and traditional marketing channels
• At least 2 years experience designing for web, mobile and social.
• 5 years experience developing creative for digital and traditional marketing channels
• 4 years experience designing for web, mobile and social.
This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.
Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.
You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table
You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects
You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR