These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs

Interactive Art Director

0 people like this description

Aquent is the world's largest and most successful boutique staffing firm specializing in the creative and marketing field. We place our Talent in contract engagements ranging from 2 days to 2 years! We offer the industry's best benefits that we subsidize dramatically! Medical, dental and vision benefits are available to you after just 30 days and after 90 days you are free to participate in our 401k plan! We also offer an outstanding referral bonus program where you can earn thousands of dollars just for knowing and referring talented friends!

Our client is a large bank in Wilmington, DE and they have asked for Aquent's help in identifying their next INTERACTIVE ART DIRECTOR. The INTERACTIVE ART DIRECTOR will work in the bank's inhouse ad agency.

Period: 12/17/2012 to 06/13/2014 (after background check and fingerprinting)
Location: WILMINGTON, DE 19884

The Interactive Art Director focuses on delivering digital solutions for a diverse range of marketing and integrated communications needs, across multiple defined lines of business, and anticipates in all activities related to the development of digital solutions, including collaboration with both online and offline areas of Enterprise Creative Solutions (ECS).

This is both a design and execution role, so the candidate must be comfortable fulfilling both functions.

He/she must be able to:
• Understand a target audience's needs and other motivating factors.
• Translate those needs and motivations into concepts for compelling interactions and experiences.
• Strong concepting and the ability to communicate with senior-level clients are critical.
• Execute the concepts to produce finished working solutions.

Functional Responsibilities:
• Develop and implement unique, creative and innovative concepts and design strategies across the full spectrum the richinteractive media environment
• Execute new concepts and strategies (including storyboards), or repurpose, rework, revise existing content when appropriate and necessary
• Present creative concepts and sell direction to ECS creative management
• Define needs for photos and other art and research images
• Establish job specifications to conform to project scope and budget parameters
• Execute all phases of the project lifecycle – both creative and execution
• Maintain job folders, documentation

Organizational Responsibilities:
• Work closely with both online and offline areas within the agency to ensure consistency of branding and messaging
• Help set direction for client meetings
• Develop and maintain a solid relationship with technology, architecture, ecomm and other work groups whose activities intersect with multimedia creative
• Collaborate with art buying and partner agencies

Required Skills:
• Demonstrated ability to understand and interpret brand/LOB needs, and to develop innovative, creative and results-oriented rich media solutions to address those needs
• Strong understanding of the process of concept development, copywriting and storyboarding for presentations
• Proficiency in a broad scope of multimedia applications, strong technical skills, and the ability to conceptualize with writers and clients to produce powerful creative solutions in a financial services environment.
• Ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with tech support, executive management, creative supervisors, etc.

Technical Skills/Software:
• Working cross-platform (PC and Mac) and with various presentation devices (projector, monitor, interactive touch screen) is required.
• Action script 2 & 3
• Adobe Flash
• Adobe CS4 Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Pro
• After Effects
• Compressor
• Dreamweaver
• Final Cut Studio
• MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint,
• MS Windows Media Experience
• Motion
• QuickTime
• Soundtrack Pro

Desired Skills
• Highly creative out-of-the-box thinker
• Comfortable working in a collaborative manner
• Excellent verbal and written communication

These job descriptions are examples. Looking for work?

Find JobsFind Jobs