Freelance Art Director (Agency)

Location New York, NY (WFH flexible)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Weeks, project based
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, the in-house agency of a NYC-based education group, is looking for a freelance agency Art Director.

***Please note, this role is remote right now, but it's a plus if you're able to meet with the team onsite.***

The Art Director will be helping with all creative campaign concepts and design concepting and execution. You'll work with the Design Director and team to concept and execute campaigns that address creative needs, target internal and external audiences and exist across digital, print, video, social media, animation and events.

Additional responsibilities include:

- ensuring brand quality and consistency in all creative output
- developing creative briefs, campaign concepts and creative assets in tandem with copy team
- overseeing execution and production of layouts, illustrations, data visualization, etc.
- presenting concepts to executive staff and internal stakeholders
- collaborating across digital, social, video, and project management teams and liasing with key stakeholders
- presenting concepts to senior leadership

Requirements for the Art Director include:

- 8+ years experience, including working at agencies
- exceptional sense of design: layout, type, color use, etc.
- portfolio that showcases broad, conceptual thinking across brands as well as an understanding of mission-driven creative
- strong hands on skills in industry tools i.e. InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and After Effects, as well as Google Docs and Slides
- excellent communication and problem solving skills
- strong understanding of production
- Bachelor?s Degree

Apply today!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Matt.Hart@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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