Senior Art Director

Location Washington, DC
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $125,000/YR DOE
Our agency client is looking for a Senior Art Director to join their team full-time. This will be a hybrid role, working onsite 2-3x per week at their offices in Washington, DC.

The candidate should have agency experience and be comfortable with pitching creative strategy. Experience in the political and/or advocacy space ideal.

This Senior Art Director will work with the team to produce design materials for clients ranging from nonprofits and advocacy groups to media start-ups and industry leaders.

Senior Art Director responsibilities include:
- Develop innovative creative plans and content for clients, across existing and emerging digital platforms.
- Work closely with leadership in setting up realistic production timelines for quality creative deliverables that the team can meet.
- Partner with team leads to manage scope and identify design opportunities
- Oversee the successful creation and deployment of deliverables for clients.
- Showcase design work to clients, from pitching to presenting concepts to executing and delivering final products.
- Manage several different projects using our project management system from concept to execution, maintaining high-quality output, and progress to strategic goals
- Provide input on creative strategy and programming for new business proposals.

Senior Art Director requirements:
- 7+ years of direct graphic design experience at a digital creative agency or similar; illustration skills a plus but not required
- 2+ years of direct experience managing junior to mid-level designers
- Must be Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AfterEffects); Figma or AdobeXD a HUGE plus
-Previous experience pitching new business/creative strategy required
- Experience working with project management tools such as, Asana, Microsoft Teams, and Slack.
- Able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.

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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.