Art Director

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As an Art Director, you have a proven track record for thinking outside the box. You are capable of taking great ideas and breathing life into them – making them real. You have a deep understanding of the customer experience and how to design and deliver solutions that provide measurable results. You see things differently from other people – visualizing design and development much like an art form. You know what it takes to deliver world class creative solutions for your customers.

Under the guidance of Associate Creative Directors and the Creative Director, the Art Director will work across a wide range of interactive design projects that meet both user and business objectives while maintaining the company’s brand. In addition, you will work closely with information architects, account managers and business stakeholders to achieve the design objectives for each concept. Not to mention you get to work with a passionate team who knows how to have fun and balance both their work and personal life. Sound interesting?

Specific responsibilities include:
-Responsible for the development and execution of global creative solutions for the company’s web site
-Work on interactive design projects that meet both user and business objectives while maintaining and supporting the company’s brand
-Assist the Associate Creative Directors and the Creative Director in team management, project delegation and ensuring quality deliverables; partner with Account and Project Management teams on daily deliverables
-Partner with information architects, UI developers and business stakeholders, and collaborate with Designers, Associate Creative Directors and the Creative Director to execute the work
-Ability to help guide strategic execution of projects, partner effectively with teams and influence the evolution of design systems
-Mentor and manage junior design teams, provide ongoing constructive feedback and conduct formal performance reviews

Required Skills:
-8 - 10 years of design experience with focus in digital and from an accredited design program
-Expert understanding of typography, kerning, leading, grids and visual layout and design systems
-Thought leadership, the ability to help guide strategic execution of projects and collaborate internally and with outside agencies
-Solid understanding of basic HTML/CSS code, methodologies and the technology and platforms that support online design
-Ability to present and sell work with sound rationale
-Someone with an online portfolio demonstrating a strong design foundation