Art / Creative Director

Location New York, NY
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Freelance to full time
Status Freelance to full time
Rate DOE
Our client, the in-house creative studio of an international philanthropy, is looking for a Art / Creative Director to lead their in-house design team.

***In order to be considered for this role, you must be fully vaccinated accoring to CDC guidelines and be willing to work onsite 5 days per week in the Manhattan/ Upper East Side office.***

We are looking for a talented, strategic, thoughtful Creative Director (or Art Director looking for the next step in their career) with an exceptional hands-on design skills and elevated, contemporary aesthetic. In this role, you'll contribute to, manage and oversee all creative that is produced by the marketing and creative team: websites, direct mailers, invites, digital collateral, magazines, annuals, eblasts, social media creative, environmental/event design, awards, certificates, video graphics, promotional materials and assets for all channels and surfaces.You'll hire, motivate and support a team of 2 designers and 1 video editor in a fast-paced studio-like environment.

Responsibilities include:

- working on multiple projects simultaneously
- using your graphic design skills to maintain, deploy and evolve brand, brand extensions, visual elements and design systems
- owning all brand design direction and oversee internal and external teams
- build upon existing partnerships with in-house teams and external partners
- ensure all collateral effectively communicates and connects with audiences

First and foremost, the Art / Creative Director must have a portfolio that showcases a sophisticated, contemporary visual aesthetic and excellent hands-on design skills across print and digital mediums.

Additional requirements include:

- at least 5-7 years of professional design, art and / or creative direction experience
- mastery of Creative Suite: Indesign, XD, Illustrator and Photoshop
- previous experience managing individuals and teams
- experience in brand building and maintenance
- highly professional with proven experience creating and maintaining a positive, production work environment
- excellent communication and presentation skills with the ability to build relationships with internal stakeholders and teams at all levels of an organization

Apply today!

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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.