Art Directors (Photo + Brand)

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts On or before 12/1
Duration 4-6+ months, permlance, potential freelance to full time
Status 4-6+ months, permlance, potential freelance to full time
Rate DOE
Our client, a global fitness brand, is looking for multiple Art Directors with strong photoshoot, lifestyle, brand, post production and campaign experience to join their growing team! Bonus points if you have experience with Art Directing 3D Renderers. These roles are ongoing, full time freelance, at least 4-6 months in duration with potential full time conversion opportunity in 2022.

***Please note, this is a hybrid role: you will not be required to work in an office, but you MUST be able to be on set for photoshoots in NYC. You may also have the opportunity to travel to LA for photoshoots. Masks are required to be worn anytime you are onsite.***

One Art Director will be responsible for general brand visual content and one Art Director will be responsible for driving apparel marketing.

In these roles, the Art Directors will be responsible for the development, conceptualization and creation of visual content that will be used across ecommerce, native apps, email, print, social and paid media. You should have a strong background in campaign development, visual / photoshoot art direction and content creation. Specific responsibilities include:

- takes turns leading and participating in visual ideation process
- leading 17+ shoots per year that produce compelling static and motion visual assets in NYC and / or LA
- presents concepts to stakeholders and speaks to creative recommendations, timelines and goals
- collaborates with photographers, designers, illustrators, writers, etc. to execute creative ideas and ensure they are aligned to brand DNA
- providing visual solution for integrated marketing materials
- attends on-site photo and video shoots and provides direction for 10-20 people on set, pushing brand creative while maintaining brand DNA
- assembling and aligning on set teams to produce content and works with in-house post-production / creative teams

In order to be considered for these roles, the Art Directors must have:

- 3-7+ years of creative art direction, visual content and/ or design experience; hungry, enthusiastic, hard-working Junior Art Directors are welcome to apply too!
- portfolio that showcases strong creative decision making skills, elevated, impeccable aesthetic and strong brand experience
- strong hands on design skills and proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite; strong knowledge of post production techniques and file prep procedures
- excellent communication and collaboration skills
- deep knowledge of visual content, popular culture trends, design trends, etc.
- strong understanding of creative production timelines, budgets and on-set protocols for video and photo shoots

Apply today!

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About Creative Circle
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