Position Senior Designer / Art Director (Beauty) - Onsite, Freelance
Location Manhattan
Starts May 2018
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known beauty brand, is currently looking for a freelance Senior Designer / Art Director ideally with beauty or luxury experience to join their team onsite for ongoing work.

The ideal candidate will be a self-starter and creative multitasker with strong design, typographic and production skills. This individual will have an eye for detail, and the ability to work efficiently while juggling multiple projects and production tasks, working between departments within a fast-paced environment and must have ability to meet firm deadlines.

Senior Designer / Art Director Will:
- Work closely with the Design Director and creative team on concepting and brainstorm sessions, developing top notch executions for marketing, advertising, social and in store merchandising initiatives
- Articulate and pitch design ideas including photography and illustration approaches
- Balance art direction and concepting with hands on design skills for execution
- Use strong typography and layout for hands on design executions as needed
- Design engaging brand assets across all channels and mediums including print, digital, in store and social
- Maintain and evolve style guides, brand standards, and processes, ensuring consistency across all touch points

Senior Designer / Art Director MUST:
- Have 5+ years of design experience, ideally with 1-2 years of art direction experience (ideally with luxury and/or beauty experience)
- Have strong design, typographical sensibilities and creative problem-solving abilities
- Have thorough knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, with excellent Photoshop skills for creating high quality comp imagery!
- Have the ability to work proactively with other designers and production staff as well as being a self-starter that is motivated, resourceful and willing to go the extra mile in getting projects off the ground
- Take initial concepts forward to highly polished designs meeting tight deadlines
- Be able to take direction, work well both independently and collaboratively, with strong communication skills
- Have impeccable organizational skills, be deadline oriented and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc199@jobalert.creativecircle.com