Digital Art Director

Location Toronto, ON (Hybrid)
Starts June 2022
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate up to $100k
Our agency client is looking for a full time Art Director with specific experience designing for email and direct mail to join their team. This is a great opportunity if you have a knack for conceptualizing and designing visuals to acquire new customers, retain existing customers and build loyalty to the brand.

What you'll be doing as the Art Director in this role:
- Ideating and designing on-brand B2C visuals for email and direct mail that focuses on acquisition, retention and loyalty.
- Partnering with a Copywriter to conceptualize and create content.
- Taking on a subject matter expert role when in comes to best in class email strategies including optimization for email, direct mail, subscriptions, etc.
- Using your understanding of related privacy policies as it pertains to digital communications.
- Targeting audiences with appropriate visuals adjusting look and feel based on data insights.
- Collaborating with content and creative teams to leverage shareable content across multiple channels and create consistency in messaging during larger campaigns.
- Staying up to date on and applying relevant current trends and tech developments.
- Working with project managers to ensure timely delivery of assets.
- Building relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Skills and Experience:
- 3+ years' design experience with significant recent focus on email and direct mail messaging.
- Beautiful eye for layout and typesetting.
- Recent experience working in an agency environment with intimate knowledge of the creative process.
- Solid understanding of email, direct mail standards and best practices.
- Data driven designer with specific examples of campaigns/programs that targeted unique audiences ex. highly engaged, actives, lapsed and dormants with specific messages.
- Knowledge of best practices for email and digital copy
- Comfortable working on multiple projects simultaneously with tight timelines.
- Telco experience is a strong bonus.

If this sounds like you - please get in touch with your CV and relevant samples.


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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 assignment opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in Ontario, Canada, without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.