Art Director - Currently Remote - Eventually 2 days per week Onsite!

Location Calabasas, CA (Hybrid)
Starts As soon as selected candidate can start
Duration Full-Time
Status Freelance to Full- or Full-Time
Rate DOE
Well-known beauty client is seeking an Art Director to join their growing team at a unique time in the companies history! They are open to seeing fulltime, direct hire talent as well as those interested in freelance to fulltime.

This role will report in to the Head of Global Creative!

Art Director Duties:
Lead conceptualization for brand campaign expression and content executions across media with a digital-first approach
Innovate and implement executional standards for the expression of the brand
Develop design, typography, graphic treatments, along with guidelines, and standards for rollout of campaigns globally
Collaborate cross functionally to drive alignment and change within the organization
Collaborate and brainstorm with Global Marketing, igital Marketing, sales strategists, shopper marketing, developers, members of the creative team, and other internal and external stakeholders to ensure the work meets all relevant requirements.
Direct, coordinate, analyze, and review work from third party vendors.
Drive optimization in design workflow, creative process, and overall go-to-market process.
Under direction of the Global Creative Director, clearly communicate and present design concepts which meet business needs
Drive cross-functional collaboration to achieve innovative, customer-centric design solutions for product, merchandising, and cascade concepts into marketing and customer experience.
Lead and direct a team of in-house and external designers, developers, and production artists.

Bachelors degree
5+ years experience in creative development, photo art direction, design, and branding with a strong emphasis on fashion, beauty, and luxury marketing
Experience marketing to/concepting for the Gen Z audience a big plus!
Knowledge and understanding of market, standards, and processes in photography, video, content development, and production, as well as design principles, guideline development, and deployment
Deep experience in photography, video, and content development
Ability to both direct and collaborate with a team and dive in hands-on as needed
Awareness of best-in-class digital and in-store environments, packaging, fashion/beauty and lifestyle trends, and competitive packaging across beauty, fashion, fragrance, and other relevant categories.
Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud (emphasis on Photoshop, InDesign Illustrator, Premiere, AfterEffects) and digital design tools such as Dimension, Blender; knowledge of MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, Keynote, and Google Slides.


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