These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs

Art Director

0 people like this description

The full-time, in-house Senior Designer collaborates with key members of the marketing department to create a variety of design projects for internal and external use. Under the supervision of the VP of Creative, this role executes design requests within tight deadlines. This role interacts directly with a variety of individuals across departments. Superior attention to detail, strong production experience, knowledge of print production and best practices for mechanical set up and the ability to understand what resonates with an assortment of target audiences are keys to the success of this position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Translate marketing strategy and objectives into direct mail creatives
- Review and distill creative briefs into relevant information and appropriate actions for a high volume of business projects
- Work closely with internal teams including marketing, production, business development and human resources to execute design projects under tight deadlines
- Respond quickly to requests while maintaining high design standards
- Stay up-to-date with design software tools and share knowledge and insights with the design team
- Proof and edit own work and the work of others as needed to ensure quality
- Assist other designers as needed in order to ensure tight deadlines are met
- Prepare artwork and creative materials for prepress

Qualifications:

- A minimum of 4 years of experience in direct mail within a production environment
- Advanced level skills using Adobe InDesign CSS with a strong understanding of layered files (A test will be administered). Proficiency using PhotoShop and Illustrator
- Thorough understanding of the printing process for Direct Mail components (continuous forms, outer envelopes, BREs, lasering, etc.)
- Experience proofing design work and ensuring products meet specifications
- A strong command of typography, color, composition, hierarchy and hoe these elements work together for a design solution

These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs