Art Director / Social Content Creator (Agency)

Location Washington, DC (Temporarily remote)
Starts ASAP - Interviewing Now
Duration Freelance to Full-Time
Status Freelance to Full-Time
Rate Freelance: $35-45/HR DOE
Full Time: $80,000 - $90,000/YR

Our agency client in Washington, DC is looking for a Art Director to join their team for a freelance to full-time or direct hire opportunity to support one of their largest national clients.

This role is currently remote but will require onsite attendance when offices reopen. You MUST have your own laptop/workstation during freelance engagement.

The ideal Art Director is a Social Media Pro! You consume all things social and concept social campaigns in your sleep. Additional stars if you are an influencer in your own right!

75% of the work is for social content and campaigns.

This Art Director must be able to conceptualize, create and deliver high quality content for clients.

Fluency in a variety of digital formats (data visualization, interactive PDFs, motion graphics, social media platforms, PPT, etc.) is what they are looking for!

Art Director Responsibilities:
- Concept, plan, design, and deliver a variety of digital assets for video and social media
- Communicate design concepts with clear reasoning behind proposed solutions, both written and verbally with internal teams, as well as clients
- Work cross-functionally and within the team to participate in all stages of the design process, communicate timelines and status, ensure the appropriate concepts, themes and overall messaging strategy are represented and present to key stakeholders

Art Director Qualifications:
- 3+ years of design experience preferably in an agency or in house brand agency team
- Must be proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and After Effects; Knowledge of Premiere a plus
- Story boarding and animation of social content and social assets.
- A eye for typography and layout hierarchy to develop fresh and innovative designs; illustration skills are a plus
- Fluent in a variety of digital delivery formats (data visualization, interactive PDFs, motion graphics, social media platforms, PPT, etc.)
- Exceptional conceptual and design skills and a diverse portfolio
- Ability to demonstrate big thinking across multiple channels for 360 campaigns
- A knack for strategic brainstorming, campaign development, and creative execution
- Can work effectively with all levels of management and on virtual teams

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Cameron.Little@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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