Position Senior Designer / Art Director - Full Time
Location Manhattan
Starts ASAP Summer 2018
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a well know retail company, is currently seeking an integrated Art Director to join their team!

This is an exciting time to join a well known brand while they roll out a new look and feel (brand refresh) and continue to evolve creatively. There is a huge opportunity to help define the brand voice and modernize the brand working alongside the CD.

Art Director (print and digital) Will:
- Help push the brand refresh with a new look and feel,evolving the brand style guides across print and digital for a well know mass market childrens brand - playfulness will be key!
- Establish effective creative strategies and new concepts to align with internal Marketing teams and goals
- Design and create high-quality seasonal campaigns ("seasonal style guides") across all channels, including web, email and social media that break through the marketplace clutter
- Eventually have a large part in photo art direction for product shots as the team revises all email and social campaigns
- Work closely with project managers to schedule projects and coordinate production
- Work very closely with the Creative Director and oversee 2-3 designers

Digital Art Director Must:
- Have 5+ years’ experience in art direction, with hands on digital design skills (ideally with in house retail experience)
- Must have 2-3 years experience managing teams of 3+ people
- Be proficient with the creative suite
- Be able to work QUICKLY, one of the main goals is for the team to speed up their turnaround process
- Be able to take direction and run with it, coming up with new innovative concepts and campaigns
- Have strong communication skills, and able to take direction quickly and efficiently turning around projects
- Be a team player, eager to help the team and turn projects around quickly

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc203@jobalert.creativecircle.com