Position Art Director - Ongoing Freelance
Location Other Areas
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate $40-45 per hour, DOE
A client in Los Angeles is looking for an Art Director to join their team for a long term contract.

This team develops best-in-class, consumer-facing entertainment experiences. We are seeking an Art Director with strong experience in events/shows with a strong branding background and design experience in the entertainment industry.

Art Director will partner in the execution of conceptual strategies by directing the creation of style guides, integration of logo/branded elements, use of color and typography, style photography, and translation of renderings into real world experiences. Although this role requires strong conceptual skills, its is very hands-on!

- Oversee the development of creative assets and make sure all executions are aligned with brand requirements
- Art direct visual designs when appropriate
- Responsible for recruiting and managing third party designers, graphic artists, illustrators and other necessary
- Assist and lead the creation of style guides, integration of logo/branded elements, use of color and typography, style photography
- Oversee and direct the execution of branded project elements to ensure overall quality and accuracy
- Work with higher ups to translate brand promise into compelling experiences
- Develop and refine logos and graphical elements for partner use
- Design branding materials, marketing materials, promotions and style guides
- Create PowerPoint templates and presentation materials
- Develop and maintain working relationships with licensees and agency partners

- 5 to 7 years experience; 3 to 5 years entertainment industry experience preferred
- Understanding of perspective, lighting, balance, and color relationships
- Strong leader, experienced in setting creative direction and design aesthetic
- Strong interpersonal communication skills
- Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
- Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
- Able to travel domestically and internationally

This positions is onsite, 40 hours/ week and has the possibility for extension for conversion to full-time.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: LA145@jobalert.creativecircle.com