Art Director with Illustration - Full Time - WFH during Covid-19

Starts August or September 2021
Duration Full Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a top PR and Creative agency, is looking for an Art Director with Illustration skills to join their team Full Time. This role is offsite to start and they will provide a workstation.

If you have experience with Vector illustration, a solid foundation in design, and management experience, this role is for you! This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing team working on a high profile tech client.

The Art Director / Designer will be responsible for:
- Overseeing design for a high profile tech client
- Assisting with designing graphics and illustrations, branding, layouts, infographics, UI visuals, etc.
- Creating innovative content and develop visual campaign concepts.
- 70% concepting and 30% execution
- Developing overall look/ style of campaign in tandem with account teams; determining how best to represent a concept visually
- Providing oversight and feedback on motion graphics
- Contributing and mentoring growth of team members
- Overseeing Senior and Junior team members
- Meeting strict deadlines, and prioritizing requests based on Account team and PM needs

The Art Director / Designer will have the following qualifications:
- 5+ years of work experience at an agency as a designer
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign (After Effects a plus) and Google Apps Suite
- Experience with vector illustration
- Solid foundation in design: typography, color theory, layout
- Able to articulate design vision to fellow designers, account team members, and clients
- Experience managing others
- Stays current on art trends, social media visual guidelines and specs, digital design, etc.
- Nice to have: animation, photo retouching, UI and web design


DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION STATEMENT
Our differences make us stronger—their inclusion makes them matter. We are committed to creating an environment where you can be your authentic self so you can do your best work. We promote and value diversity across race, age, gender identity,  sexual orientation, religion, physical ability and attributes so we can better serve our clients, their customers, and the communities around us.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Brian.Young@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
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