Position Art Director / Designer- (Luxury, Jewelry) Freelance-to-Full Time
Location Manhattan
Starts March 2018
Duration 3 month trial before conversion
Status Freelance to Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client specializes in B2B trade shows, particularly for the high end jewelry space, and they are seeking an Art Director / Designer to join their team in March.

*This is a temp-to-perm role. Please only apply if you are truly interested in a long term full time position.**

The Art Director / Designer will report into the Marketing Director and will have 1 Designer reporting into them.

- Oversee the design and layout for multiple event brands while maintaining the schedule and ensure deadlines are met.
- Conceive ideas, design and produce everything from large scale graphics, event signage, print and digital ads, marketing emails, direct mail pieces, presentations, etc.
- Brief and manage external suppliers and internal clients
- Provide strong leadership and direction to the junior designer
- Offer art direction to event photographer on show site to maximize output of environment and product shots to be used for future marketing campaigns

- 5+ years of art direction and design experience
- Background in beauty / fashion / jewelry preferred
- Experience working on high-end retail brands
- Trade show or event experience is a huge plus
- Ability to manage a junior designer
- Must have a strong sense of concept development and experience working on brand refreshes
- Upscale aesthetic
- Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite and an understanding of HTML/CSS for email designs
- Strong project management and organizational skills

This is an exciting temp-to-perm role available THIS MONTH!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: ny11@jobalert.creativecircle.com