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Art Director

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My client is a Napa Valley based boutique design company specializing in design for identity, print, packaging and web. They are looking for a rock star Art Director to join their dynamic and passionate creative team for a temp-to-perm, 40 hours/week onsite in their Napa, CA headquarters. The ideal candidate has management experience and a portfolio that includes identity/brand, packaging, print and website design.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Conceive and execute brand applications in both traditional & digital channels and collaborate across internal and external channels
- Take work from concept to final execution within deadlines while integrating brand identity
- Manage workflow, budgets and delegate responsibilities to other designers, providing direction when needed
- Manage and assist in the education and development of designers
- Create clean, dynamic interactive layouts with highly organized files
- Help to define vision, direction and goals for the project & provide accurate time and cost estimates
- Commission specialists, such as photographers or copywriters, to work on projects
- Provide a consistent quality of work
- Make presentations to our clients

MUST HAVES:
- 10-15 years of design experience, particularly in printing, packaging, and brand identity
- 5+ years proven working experience as an Art Director
- 5+ years experience leading and coaching a team of designers and web developers
- Small studio and small to mid-size budget experience
- Mastery of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
- Conceptual and fundamental understanding of website design, email design and the creative process from strategy to execution
- Understanding of responsive design – interface design and functionality of user experience for web projects

NICE TO HAVE EXPERIENCE IN:
- Wine packaging experience
- E-commerce industry experience

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