Digital Media Art Director

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We are seeking an experienced art director to cover a year-long maternity leave on our client's digital media team. The ideal candidate will have the ability to think strategically and create designs across multiple mediums.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Lead website creative design and execution
• Design advertising banner creative
• Creatively integrate images, video content and HTML 5 animation
• Actively participate in strategy development
• Ensure creative brand adherence
• Participate in usability research and determine how the creative can facilitate usability
• Actively work with programmers to ensure adherence to design and branding standards
• Work with development team to ensure all projects are properly planned, executed and completed on time and on budget
• Coordinate with outside, remote agency on larger projects when needed

Job Requirements
Minimum Qualifications:
• B.A. or B.S. degree.
• 4+ years of experience with Adobe Photoshop for web-based projects
• Experience with Flash, InDesign and Dreamweaver
• 3+ years online creative experience
• 2+ years in senior art/creative management position
• Experience in developing and ensuring adherence to style guides
• Working knowledge of HTML is preferred but not required
• Strong communication and personal skills
• Strong problem solving and analytical skills
• Ability to participate and cooperate in a team environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills and exceptional interpersonal communication skills.