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87317 Margret Lakes
Chicago
IL
+1 (555) 953 0909
87317 Margret Lakes
Chicago
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Experience Experience
03/2014 present
San Francisco, CA
Art Director
San Francisco, CA
Art Director
03/2014 present
San Francisco, CA
Art Director
03/2014 present
  • Designs book covers internally and hires, art directs, and manages outside contract designers to execute the creation of covers. Provides print ready files to the production department and approves all stages of that production. Manages packaging process via monthly group meetings with editorial and production staffs. Serves as primary point of contact for all communication relative to the development of assigned covers, comp distribution/approval, production, and strategic planning with publishers. Communicate effectively with outside designers, authors, agents, and publishing staff
  • Lead Editors, Researchers, Illustrators, Authors, Photographers, Packagers, design studios, and Cartographers to develop and/or maintain design concept, content, and visual approach of various publications, primarily single title trade books and large reference programs. Stay abreast of trends and new techniques being utilized in the industry, and incorporate those elements into each project's design to keep them current with (and even ahead of) the times
  • Working on projects from concept through to installation
  • Working on-site with the design studio team
  • Working with visualisers
  • Manages creative process of assigned projects to keep them on budget and on time. Tasks may include: turn in with buyers, layouts/designs, requests for fashion & product photography, art direction of fashion & product photography, travel to local location shoots, editing images, preparing and managing projects through all proof cycles, meeting all deadlines
  • Create and craft visual solutions for consumer-focused campaigns, B2B campaigns, healthcare campaigns (consumer-focused and Professional focused) and employee engagement campaigns and have the flexibility, and demonstrate the potential, to work on any number of other types of media including video, radio, billboards, banner ads, speeches, editorial, etc
03/2008 09/2013
Chicago, IL
Art Director
Chicago, IL
Art Director
03/2008 09/2013
Chicago, IL
Art Director
03/2008 09/2013
  • Balancing strategic development with client business objectives
  • Shares work with superiors on assigned projects
  • Brand Management
  • Working on concepts for fashion shows, events, retail, internal and external conferences
  • Working with Art and UI management to provide high quality guidance and direction for the internal development team and outside vendors
  • Directing staff of concept artists, 3D artists, UI designers, and animators to create and implement assets and design components
  • Talent management
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design
Syracuse University
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design
Skills Skills
  • Great in a crowd (i.e. strong presentation skills, great personality, quick-thinking)
  • Highly organized and dependable; able to multitask, work quickly and meet multiple deadlines
  • Able to collaborate & leverage the knowledge of others—Shows the ability to work well with others
  • Excellent eye for graphical quality and knowledge of techniques used to achieve specific visual targets
  • Possess strong business ethics; be reliable and dependable
  • Strong conceptual abilities, solid art direction skills and a knowledge of the digital landscape
  • Ability to juggle assignments and work maintain highly organized, detail oriented work while working within deadlines
  • Highly organized, good communication skills and a great motivator & team player
  • Computer proficiency; solid knowledge of design programs
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the proven ability to build and maintain strong and effective customer and internal relationships
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Leads the work of others and provides training in advanced graphics techniques
  • Designs and renders original art and design work for illustrating specific data in reports and publications
  • Conceives, designs, and prepares graphic presentations used in publications, presentations, studies and reports including charts, graphs, designs, colored renderings, and related applications
  • Supervises all graphics production activities, including printing
  • Reviews and approves final graphic production
  • Communication concepts, methods, and techniques
  • Creative and interpretive analysis of different art forms theory, principles, and techniques
  • Producing highly creative work within an established organizational style
  • Developing and presenting design concepts
  • Operating and maintaining production and computer equipment used in assigned functional area
  • Using drawing, painting and graphic design techniques in both electronic and traditional media
  • Developing print and reproduction specifications
  • Operating standard office equipment and using required software applications to produce correspondence, use electronic communication and maintain spreadsheets
  • Work under pressure on multiple projects concurrently and meet deadlines in a fast-paced work environment with frequent interruptions and changing priorities
  • Analyze and interpret customer's graphic arts design request
  • Understand and follow through on client objectives and requirements to provide a high level of customer service
  • Communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with all organizational levels
  • Develop creative solutions to graphic problems
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  • Plans, assigns, schedules, reviews and directs the work of others
  • Approves or determines the themes, ideas and methods used in creating and producing print and electronic media, including ads, brochures, newsletters, fliers, direct mail, displays, presentations, posters, statements, financial reports, invitations, announcements and website graphics
  • Serves as a resource to other graphics artists and provides training in advanced and specialized graphics techniques
  • Designs and renders more complex art and design work for illustrating specific data in reports and publications
  • Oversees all graphics production activities, including printing and provides quality assurance
  • Selects and negotiates with vendors for printing and production services; coordinates the work; and administers contracts and agreements
  • Advises others in researching and selecting graphic design ideas
  • Graphic art techniques, including design and layout
  • Creative and interpretive analysis of different art forms theory, principles and techniques
  • Operating standard office equipment and using required software applications
  • Direct the work of others
  • Lead and participate in the work of a team
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's Degree in a design related field
  • 7+ years of hands on design and art direction experience across all media, including but not limited to: On Air Design, Digital Design, Mobile Design, Print Design, Collateral Design and Experiential Design
  • 7+ years experience with design management systems
  • Excels in brand identity, key art, packaging, series graphics packages, web and mobile design
  • Proven conceptual thinker that is able to solve problems at all levels
  • Excellent typographic skill and knowledge of typography
  • Expertise in motion graphics - animation, choreography and editorial disciplines
  • Ability to work with both live-action and remote elements
  • Demonstrated advance photography skill and knowledge
  • Demonstrated knowledge of current trends and techniques
  • Advance knowledge of broadcast design, animation, post-production, standards and equipment
  • Advance knowledge of web & mobile standards and equipment
  • Advance knowledge of print design, printing methods and photography
  • Macintosh pro with knowledge of video systems and formats
  • Expertise in After Effects, PhotoShop, Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, Premiere, InDesign, DreamWeaver or comparable open-source HTML writer, and C4D; Acrobat Pro and Keynote
  • Working knowledge of Avid, VizRT and Deko systems. Ross Xpressions
  • Working knowledge of scripting languages
  • Advance knowledge of web and mobile development. Adaptive technologies preferred
  • Ability to create and maintain technical documentation from the beginning of a project through completion
  • Dedication, teamwork and professionalism and the ability to handle high-pressure situations
  • Honest, with excellent work ethics; complies with company policies
  • Pro-active, organized and excellent time management skills and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Effective communicator that is able to give and take direction well
  • Be able to effectively delegate work while also approaching all projects with an all-hands-on-deck attitude
  • Levelheaded, calm, self-sufficient, solutions-focused, functions well under stress
  • Passionate about design and it’s role in effective, memorable branding
  • Meticulous; pays attention to details and QCs own work
  • Works well in teams and independently
  • Actively learn and demonstrate deep knowledge of the Esquire Network Brand
  • Contribute to the growth and evolution of the Esquire Network Brand
  • Design and animate projects that are consistent to the visual expression of the Network in promo and show packages
  • Create marketing solutions through design
  • Collaborate with team members across the network and with outside vendors
  • Work efficiently within project schedule and budget
  • Mentor/train Designer/Animators in all aspects of design and animation
  • Recommend and evaluate new software and/or equipment
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working with Art and UI management to provide high quality guidance and direction for the internal development team and outside vendors
  • Managing a multi-disciplinary team of artists, providing feedback on their work and supporting them in their talent and career development
  • Collaborate with the game design and engineering teams to provide the best solutions for the product
  • Partner with other Disney teams and business units to drive production and synergy efforts
  • Maintaining style guide and art/UI assets to provide internal and external teams with any required style guide, model sheet, character construction pack, or other illustration, background or animation reference
  • Directing staff of concept artists, 3D artists, UI designers, and animators to create and implement assets and design components
  • Collaborate with Game Designers to define the artistic style and needs of the project
  • Hands-on creation of comps, prototypes, in-game content elements and components
  • Coordinating art team efforts between producers
  • 5 or more years of videogame specific art or feature animation experience required
  • An understanding of mobile development, the technology and the trade-off issues involved with game development
  • Able to drive projects from beginning to end with little assistance or supervision
  • Proven digital and traditional abilities in design and illustration required. Must be able to draw, design, and illustrate
  • Self-starter with high-level of initiative
  • Passionate about their work, committed to their discipline and its challenges, and a high-level of energy
  • Passionate about the Disney Brand and the content that the Disney Company creates
  • Strong sense of ownership and disciplined approach to quality and its affect on an intended audience
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and set priorities in order to meet deadlines and reach required creative specifications
  • Strategic critical thinker with a high attention to detail and focus towards quality
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present ideas with clarity and conviction to small or large groups of people
  • Ability to analyze and apply data to improve results
  • Team player who understands the value of regular and effective communication and team-based problem solving
  • Must enjoy videogames and other online game-play as well as have an affinity for family entertainment
  • Must have very strong draftsmanship skills regarding anatomy, form and layout. Solid illustration and painting skills with an expert knowledge of color theory, value and lighting
  • Must be proficient in current creative design suites
  • Must be able to solve creative problems quickly in groups or alone
  • Must be able to present ideas clearly and concisely to management, business units, outside developers, and other stakeholders
  • Previous experience managing a mid-size to large team of 2D and 3D artists
  • Must have past experience with overseeing external developers
  • Must set and achieve high creative standards
  • Must be articulate, organized, and attentive to deadlines
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  • Create, maintain and manage the visual direction, visual systems, brand identity, production quality and style guide for our next exciting Mobile project
  • Work with team members to conceptualize and create visual systems, visual direction as well as establish the brand identity/look and feel
  • Maintain close communication and collaborate with Artists, Designers, Producers and Engineers
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Excellent design, writing and communication skills
  • Superior leadership, collaboration, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Excellent communication presentation and persuasion skills
  • Understand layout, color theory and typography in all aspects of digital media
  • Excellent knowledge of the Adobe CC Suite
  • Understanding of interactive media production including technical knowledge of how web-based technologies apply to web design (HTML 5, Javascript and CSS3)
  • Experience designing for mobile devices and platforms
  • Driven by being on the edge of emerging technologies and finding ways to advance the company’s digital portfolio
  • Minimum of five to seven years experience as an Art Director/Senior Designer in the following areas: Interactive, agency creative and graphic design
  • Previous creative team management experience is a must
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  • Designs advertising and marketing materials according to strategic plans provided by creative director (CD)/account executive (AE). Works with other art directors, copywriters and additional designated “team” personnel in production of said materials
  • Works with CD in selection of design elements, papers, vendors, models, freelancers, broadcast talent, and any and all outside sources/purchases needed to fulfill production of each project the art director designs
  • Directs art and production personnel and supervises freelance art resources
  • Strives to meet assigned deadlines. Alerts CD if deadlines cannot be met for any reason, or if an extension is required
  • Provides all required specifications (colors, fonts, papers, sizes, etc.) to production department
  • Reviews all production materials on assigned projects, and signs off prior to forwarding job to traffic manager for further required approvals/outside production
  • Meets with AE/CD as required to ensure timely, accurate completion of assigned projects
  • Assists with new business presentations as requested by CD
  • Keeps CD informed of need to upgrade design-related computer hardware/software. Maintains said equipment/supplies for use in the creative department
  • Has working knowledge of computer design software and hardware and strives to stay current in level of knowledge and abilities
  • Takes on additional responsibilities as determined by the Creative Director
  • Experience in print and digital advertising and direct mail design
  • Ability to create strong, out-of-the-box concepts for broadcast, print and digital media
  • Must be expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and other industry design and production software
  • Ability to generate printer-ready art when required. Knowledge of production processes, including but not limited to the ability to use current software programs to create digital artwork that meets pre-press requirements
  • Knowledge/skills required for this position include typography, type specification, photo cropping/sizing, image manipulation, digital illustration skills, digital and print color specification, etc
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  • Information Architecture – Strong understanding of best-practices as it applies to online content-creation and -delivery at industrial size and proportion
  • Work with Information Architects to design, observe, and analyze usability studies
  • Work closely with cross-functional staff to deliver against project goals
  • Familiar with interaction design concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Possess a solid working understanding of user-experience design principles
  • Demonstrable understanding of user-experience design, information hierarchy, user-flow, and typography
  • Ability to develop new approaches to complex design problems and convey these designs in the form of presentations, prototypes, and design specifications
  • A self-starter that is able to collaborate actively with others in a cross-functional team
  • Professional-level knowledge of industry standard Web design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, Visio or other wireframe software)
  • Solid grasp of latest graphic and Web design principles and aesthetics
  • Solid understanding of optimizing images, the capabilities of Web browsers across multiple platforms, and the constraints involved in designing for online media
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  • Develops design direction for attractions and defines all design elements of assigned project that affect guest visual experience. Accomplished with many different methods, including, but not limited to organizing brainstorm sessions, creating sketches, writing treatments as well as supervising others in developing those ideas
  • Oversees and directs the execution of all applicable project elements to insure guest experience intent and overall quality. Applicable project elements may include, but are not limited to, scenery, props and graphics, film production, music and sound production special fx, lighting design as well as involvement in final installation of these elements. The elements may be executed by inside talent as well as outside vendors
  • Acts as design “vision-keeper” for the project, maintaining a cohesive design in all elements associated with the project through all phases of development
  • Develops and presents appropriate project presentations to both internal and external audiences to communicate project concept, content and status
  • Identifies talent and resources necessary to complete the project and work with Project Director, Human Resources and Creative Resources Manager to procure services
  • Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities
  • Associate’s degree in: Theatre, Art, Film or Architecture is required
  • Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university in: Theatre, Art, Film or Architecture is preferred
  • Designing experience based entertainment for theme parks or related industries; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to communicate complex artistic ideas through a combination of written, visual and aural materials
  • Ability to visually translate story into environment
  • Ability to achieve results through flawless execution of strategies & objectives
  • Ability to effectively communicate across all lines of business, and with all levels of management
  • Strong organizational, planning, delegation & mentoring skills
  • Strong passion for delivering the highest quality of guest experience
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  • Gives direction to subordinates regarding marketing and web, graphics, layout, and production
  • Works with the E-Commerce department in developing web creative. Establishes and produces graphic material for use in advertising and promotion of online services and products
  • Produces graphic sketches, designs, and copy layouts for a variety of applications. Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, select styles and size of type, and arranges layout based upon available space, knowledge of layout principles, and aesthetic design concepts
  • Designs and constructs web pages/sites including incorporating graphic user interface (GUI) features and other techniques. Maintains and provides ongoing design of the website, promos, ad banners, seasonal content special and custom chat launcher design for partners
  • Uses computer graphic systems to produce graphic sketches, designs, and copy layouts
  • Special projects are completed as needed and other duties relating to graphics or marketing may be assigned
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  • Conceptualizes skills across multiple media and messaging platforms – print, online, broadcast (radio and television), social media and outdoor based on close collaboration with sales reps, sales managers and strategists
  • Implements branding/re-branding strategies as part of the client creative directive that inspires and excites CSG staff and local and regional clients
  • Translates vision and client needs into compelling, executable creative/campaigns
  • Regular and effective copywriting to be used in client solutions
  • Superior presentation skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external decision makers and influencers
  • Effectively utilize internal Gannett resources and effectively sources and manages outside creative resources across markets
  • Works cooperatively with other creative directors from other regions while staying abreast and being able to implement new technologies
  • Develops relationships with assigned accounts to identify advertising needs, understanding of branding/company imaging requirements and multi-platform solutions
  • Keeps current on technical procedures of print and online production internally, and design and consumer trends externally in order to effectively develop solutions for clients
  • Organizes and participates in brainstorming sessions to develop and collaborate in regard to creative ideas
  • 5+ years reative Design experience, preferably in a design firm, advertising agency, and/or marketing
  • Both print and online design and production experience strongly preferred
  • Ability to present/pitch creative solutions to clients
  • Proficient technical skills including Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark, MAC OSX, Adobe CS2, Ad Management System, Mosaic, Acrobat, Flash, Dreamweaver, InDesign
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously under the pressure of deadlines
  • Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Mactive, Quark
  • General email and PC skills
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  • Develop original creative concepts and approaches with the project team, including product owners, UX designers, and programmers
  • Develop original design concepts and oversee project design from concept through execution
  • Design innovative and intuitive layouts and interfaces that utilize a diverse range of visuals (photography, illustration, 3D graphics, animation, infographics, and icons)
  • Produce exceptional work in short timeframes, manage time efficiently while multi-tasking across different projects and clients
  • Communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale to other members of the design, development and client teams
  • Design according to internal style guidelines and contribute to the creation of a digital brand strategy
  • 7+ years of experience in design and art production
  • 3+ years of experience in Adobe Creative Suite and a working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Adobe Flash
  • 1-2 years’ experience managing others, formally or project-based
  • Online portfolio and a well-maintained sketchbook for in-person presentation
  • Strong conceptual thinker, with knowledge of visual storytelling, typography, iconography, color theory, proportion and layout for mobile, tablets, print (and the production methods associated with each)
  • Experience designing for mobile applications
  • Experience creating and working with wireframes, sketches, UI and final visual design
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  • Oversee the design, production, and execution processes for the Amplify K-5 print curriculum
  • Design according to internal style guidelines and contribute to the execution of a digital brand strategy
  • Manage a group of designers and work with external vendors to execute production for all Amplify K-5 print materials
  • 5+ years of experience in publishing design or layout-driven print production
  • 1+ years’ experience managing others, formally or project-based
  • Proven knowledge of Adobe Indesign, including experience with templates, master pages, paragraph and character styles, table and cell styles
  • Proven knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Desire to work on a collaborative team with high standards
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  • Develops design direction for attractions and defines all design elements of assigned project that affect guest experience. Accomplished with many different methods, including, but not limited to organizing brainstorm sessions, creating sketches, writing treatments as well as supervising others in developing those ideas
  • Oversees and directs the execution of all applicable project elements to insure guest experience intent and overall quality. Applicable project elements may include, but are not limited to, scenic art and production, film production, music and sound production, production of special fx, lighting design as well as involvement in final installation of these elements. The elements may be executed by inside talent as well as outside vendors
  • Identifies talent and resources necessary complete the project and work with Project Director, Human Resources and Creative Resources Manager to procure services
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design support for a variety of multi-media marketing projects
  • Contribute creatively to the development of new design concepts, graphics, and layouts
  • Prepare rough presentations and propose your ideas
  • Develop graphics, logos, layouts, and/​or illustrations for ad campaigns, social media, websites, event signage, emails and online campaigns
  • Understand how print design is merging with interactive and how to develop brands that can make the transition from print to screen
  • Help to develop a creative environment that is conducive to creative
  • Manage own workload and progress of jobs to ensure creative is staying on task and meeting goals, objectives and deadlines
  • Work with outside vendors including production companies, photographers, illustrators, commercial printers, freelancers etc. – as needed
  • Help with the organization and implementation of a routine archival and back-up system to ensure no data loss
  • Typically requires 4-7 years experience in the graphic design and/or broadcast fields
  • Strong conceptual thinker and excellent design skills in print, online, mobile and broadcast
  • Hands-on skills in Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Ability to work independently and meet strict deadlines while prioritizing and multi-tasking
  • Solid grasp of design
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strong time management skills
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines but must be flexible to deal with shifting priorities and multiple projects
  • Possess expert understanding of multimedia design and experience building files for both print and digital
  • Have the ability to manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
  • Know and use current web standards in order to take graphic designs into the digital realm without losing any creative impact
  • Knowledge of popular social media platforms
  • Highly proficient in all design aspects from print to web, etc.​
  • Basic HTML coding and Microsoft Access experience is a plus
  • Possession of a killer portfolio with variety of industries and deliverables represented
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Making print ready mechanicals to fulfill local contracts
  • Designing/Producing internal, local Sales Materials to Corporate Standards
  • Working with Account Executives and Clients to sole art/design needs
  • Assisting with trafficking and production of finished work
  • Supports and exhibits behavior consistent with the sales and service philosophy of CBS Outdoor Inc
  • Acts with diplomacy as a representative of CBS Outdoor Inc. and the Sales Department
  • College Education in Design, Communications, and Art
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  • Interact with Project Management as well as the Creative Services Studio Group and collaborate on project trafficking and production ensuring on-time, proper finished product results
  • Keep current with WWE Network and television programming, characters, storylines, and products
  • Sports and entertainment brand experience a plus
  • Proactive, detail-oriented, and professional
  • Collaborative with a solutions-oriented attitude and willingness to pitch in as needed
  • Interested in social and cultural trends and fashions
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  • Oversee casting and art direction of all ecommerce shoots for TrueReligion.com
  • Liaising between photographer’s agents, model agents, crew talent, and internal teams to produce and manage productions
  • Creation, management and conveyance of shoot assets, product POV, contractor agreements, and shoot calendars
  • Manage projects within budgets and deliver assets in a timely manner
  • Maintaining strong cross-functional partnerships with other departments within the company as well as relationships with outside vendors
  • Art direction experience with an emphasis on fashion photography, typography, design, packaging and video
  • 4-year college degree in related field
  • 4+ years in related field with retail experience
  • 4+ years of experience working with Art Direction and casting experience for large-scale fashion websites, marketing, and/or advertising agencies
  • Deep industry knowledge and partnerships with photographers, modeling agencies, designers, and other creatives
  • Ability be resourceful and respond to production and business needs quickly,
  • Ability to delve deep and think big, not just thinking of the small picture but big picture business needs
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and business negotiation skills
  • Strong multitasking abilities and a deep understanding of the fashion and photography industries on a highly detailed level
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe CC, Capture 1, Lightroom, MS Excel, MS Word
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and schedule work assignments and project calendars
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Development of creative concepts that are strategic in their application to a Marketing objective and sales goal
  • Develop creative strategy presentations that show the development of concept options, through to shoot execution, multi-channel asset development and execution
  • Develop photo shoot concepts, to include campaign manifesto, location, casting, styling and video storyboard
  • Develop and oversee designers’ execution of campaign’s visual direction across multi-channel assets
  • Work closely with partners in Marketing, Sales, Ecomm, and International to understand goals and objectives of each area
  • Work with Retail team and oversee creative and brand experience at TOMS-owned retail spaces, including the concept and development of displays and windows
  • Develop, maintain, and evolve the visual aesthetic of the brand across all core channels, including print, web, and retail spaces
  • Manage and mentor the design team
  • Evolve the brand, and visually push the aesthetic towards increased relevance
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 50%- Establish and execute, Digital print advertising, web advertising, out of home media, various collateral and other formats as needed for Discovery Channel, Consumer Products, and cross network projects
  • 20% - Concepting Big Idea campaigns seeing them through presentation to Internal Group as well as the Client
  • 10% - Mentoring of staff Designers to contingent workers, outside venders and internal venders, to coordinate needs and resources, insuring quality, and timely delivery of projects within budget and on strategy
  • 10% - Coordinate and manage the release of proper files, initiate and organize photo-shoots, select and assign illustration, follow-through and management of projects from conception to completion
  • 10% - Administrative duties include accurate accounting through documentation and monitoring of time spent on projects. Proper and timely preparation of photo-rights. Accuracy and follow-through on all departmental procedures
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Management of all Art and Design needs for Creative Dept
  • Close interaction with Sales and Marketing team regarding the overall look and feel of the brands Production for all Sales and Marketing needs to reinforce brand ID and initiatives
  • Advertisement production
  • Advertisement rebuilds
  • Concepts and Direction for product sales sheets / Catalogs
  • Concepts and Direction for (POP/Displays/Banners/Light boxes/etc)
  • Concepts and Direction for event/promo related imagery
  • Expert level skills in Adobe CS
  • Must know our specific brand and customer base
  • Have direction and knowledge of this specific industry to develop and pioneer our creative department
  • Must be familiar with print and web production
  • Must be familiar with pre-press process
  • Must be familiar with Advertisement production from start to finish
  • Must have knowledge of color correction process for product images
  • Must be familiar with interacting between Sales and Marketing Departments
  • Must have high attention to detail
  • Must be capable of managing in-house and international art department team
  • Be motivated and able to manage multiple projects to deadline
  • Be able to communicate effectively
  • Must be well organized
  • Previous involvement in action sports industry a huge +
  • Must be ready to start immediately
  • Must be creative and original
  • Must be ready and willing to take on any number of small projects as need arises
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 4-5+ years of marketing / advertising experience
  • Previous management experience preferred
  • Strong strategic, conceptual skills and a solid knowledge of the digital landscape
  • Superior skills in Adobe Creative Suite & Microsoft Office
  • Strong understanding of best practices as it applies to online content-creation and -delivery at industrial size and proportion
  • Passion for layout design, branding and typography
  • Strong project/time management and multitasking abilities
  • Eagerness to produce powerful campaigns and be part of a bigger team
  • Must demonstrate strong design skills including page layout and information design
  • Possess experience within the unique environment of a news/editorial product, interactive agency, or publisher
  • Fluent in the full Adobe Creative Suite, Powerpoint, Wordpress and Keynote
  • Knowledge of Adobe Muse, and different CMS platforms is a plus
  • Experience creating and working with wireframes, sketches, UI and final visual design for desktop, mobile and tablet (and all production methods associated with each)
  • Staying abreast of the evolving technology and design landscape including the emergence of new standards and devices
  • Fluent in cutting-edge trends, classic principles, and cultural areas as they pertain to graphic design (tech, film, fashion, music, etc.)
  • Must be industry aware: current events, trends, and general advertising culture
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop, design and create successful outdoor media ads to meet client’s marketing objectives
  • Counsel clients on corporate identity and design standards and policies to determine appropriate advertising campaign
  • Conceptualize an advertising idea and implement from start to finish
  • Participate in sales calls
  • Work with Marketing to maintain and update Corporate brand guidelines material
  • Utilize research of CCO digital image library, stock photography as well as client assets, including website, photography and logos in developing creative
  • Develop speculative art work for the proposal process for local and national brands
  • Prepare final image files to send to production
  • Travel to meet with clients regarding design
  • Work closing with marketing to achieve customized presentations and promotional material
  • Follow policies and procedures set up by the local market management and corporate directives
  • Educate clients and staff on Clear Channel creative capabilities and standards
  • Ability to shoot and edit promotional videos
  • Oversee day to day tasks of Design Assistant
  • 3+ years of experience working with sales and marketing teams, ideally in the media/advertising environment
  • Must have strong time management skills
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, internally and externally
  • Work well as part of a team, with marketing and sales
  • Have excellent computer skills in relevant art and design software packages, i.e. Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Must have knowledge of social media and web design
  • Experience shooting video on a DSL camera and editing with Final Cut Pro
  • Be able to work under pressure, multi-task and with tight deadlines
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals; compute rate, ratio and percent and to produce and interpret bar graphs
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  • 7+ years of Art Direction experience
  • Solid Design and Print Production experience
  • Working knowledge InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Able to interact with and influence senior level management
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects, adhering to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional creative thinking skills
  • Strong attention ot detail
  • Experience in Retail, Youth Culture/Lifestyle, Fashion, etc
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  • 5+ years of Web Design experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree (Design / Interactive) or equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge Illustrator, Flash, & InDesign
  • Knowledge of best practices for Web image optimization
  • Understanding of the capabilities and best practices relating to the use of front-end Web technologies, including HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Motion graphics & video editing experience for web (After Effects & Final Cut Pro)
  • Relevant creative background
  • Proven talent in graphic and interactive design
  • Experience delivering on business and creative goals through design
  • Sophisticated sense of visual design/style
  • Impeccable design fundamentals (type, image, color)
  • Working understanding of ecommerce and marketing best practices
  • Discerning eye for photo editing, cropping, and compositing
  • Great interpersonal skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong retail/fashion brand or agency experience
  • E-commerce experience
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  • Participating creative sessions for project kick-offs
  • Work with marketing team, custom marketing team, as well as in-house photographer and retoucher to develop concepts and present to senior art director
  • Work with designer or freelancer to generate ideas
  • Understand merchandise structural design concept, work with display vendor for best result in cost saving
  • Assist production artist and freelancer to generate mechanicals as needed
  • Knowledge of print production, willing to go press run if necessary
  • Undergraduate degree in Fine Arts or related field or equivalent visual design and merchandise experience required
  • At least 5 years graphic design experience in field
  • Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, strong typography and have the ability to translate ideas to designers and develop innovative graphics solutions
  • A strong working knowledge of experience design, brand development and creative process
  • Skillful on Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and experience with other presentation tools preferred
  • Ability to make evaluative judgments
  • Ability to supervise and train designer or freelancer to include organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments
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  • Layout print and digital projects in Adobe programs for Macintosh platform
  • Digital retouching (where necessary) and manipulation
  • Photoshoot direction and editing; selection of images and overseeing retouching/providing markups
  • Assist in overseeing and maintaining brand standards on social media platforms through reviewing and commenting on assets provided by social agency
  • Extensive knowledge necessary of digital and web requirements
  • Work directly with marketing directors, et al, the Art Director is charged with creatively executing the project visually through use of typography and image in the most creative sense possible
  • Visual identity is maintained and developed
  • Art director is responsible for contributing conceptual and visual ideas and fully executing them
  • Work closely with marketing team in conceptualizing strategic concepts for all assets while maintaining brand identity including print, digital, social, web and video presence
  • Work closely with outside agencies in giving direction for digital projects
  • Work with Marketing dept. to prioritize and manage workload
  • Work directly with marketing team, public relations, and occasionally sales in fulfilling creative process
  • Maintain brand vision and objectives creatively through all channels of creative
  • Grow the brand in a creative fashion through type, concept and visuals
  • Graphic design/creative degreepreferred
  • Digital portfolio requireddemonstrating design aesthetic
  • Proficiency in Mac platform software esp. Photoshop and Flash
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills; developed work ethic
  • Strong sense of design and extensive knowledge of the online fashion world as a tool for comparison/inspiration and growth
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  • Candidates MUST submit a Resume with a link to their online portfolio to be considered**
  • Develop original creative concepts and approaches with the project team, including product owners and instructional designers
  • Design innovative and intuitive layouts and interfaces for online training programs that utilize a diverse range of visuals (photography, illustration, 3D graphics, animation, infographics, and icons)
  • Communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale to other members of the design, project and development teams
  • 3+ years of experience in Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe Captivate and After Effects a plus) and a working knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Must have a well-maintained sketchbook for in-person presentation
  • Strong conceptual thinker, with knowledge of visual storytelling, typography, iconography, color theory, proportion and layout for desktop, mobile, tablets, print (and the production methods associated with each)
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  • Conceptualize, illustrate, design for various LNM Tour, Retail, Web, Fan Club, Premium, VIP, and Licensing projects per design direction, production and project request parameters
  • Leads client/artist research and development; gathering of assets and inspiration
  • Uses trend intelligence and an understanding of our clients/artists to ensure product is relevant and appropriate for the client or retailer
  • Works closely with the Executive Director of Creative Services on the scheduling and timing of design work needed by in-house artists
  • Oversees and maintains all art billing for a project; in-house art hours and freelance designers P.O.’s and invoices. Verifying budgets were met
  • Manages all freelance designers documentation releases and waivers, securing rates and timelines
  • Oversees the routing of image file assets to and from freelance designers
  • Supports department workflow by general assistance to the
  • Executive Directors of Creative Services and Technical / Production
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  • Assess priorities and creative resource requirements to manage requests and workflow. Manage the assignment of requests within the Creative Services Platform Software
  • Review and provide feedback to the internal/external creative team to ensure quality, accuracy, compliance with project specifications and brand standards
  • Collaborate with Director, Creative Services to prioritize projects/work requests as well as negotiate due dates
  • Prioritize and complete multiple tasks/projects within deadlines and with a high degree of quality
  • Work with the Manager, Graphic and Digital Design and marketing team members to create innovative designs for marketing materials which support our overall Marketing strategies
  • Ability to design for web assets
  • Interpret marketing creative briefs to develop creative solutions that meet business and communication objectives while maintaining and ensuring the integrity of our clients brands
  • Understand and clearly articulate how changes impact timelines
  • Be able to multi-task and possess excellent organizational skills
  • 4-year degree from an accredited institution in Advertising/Marketing Design, Digital Design, or Fine Art or appropriate combination of education and experience
  • Minimum of 3 years digital web design
  • Knowledge of online advertising, creative design, website development and marketing programs is required
  • Front end programming knowledge
  • Software/technological skills: Adobe CC6 Design (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat), Cross Browser compatibility, Knowledge of CSS, HTML5, WC3 standards, Social Media design and platforms
  • Well-developed time management and organizational skills
  • Detail-oriented and ability to manage large amounts of information in a fast-paced environment required
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  • Define the graphic style of the game based on the creative direction (film references, other games, design documents)
  • Communicate the quality and content expectations for the atmospheres, settings, characters, etc. to team members using effective visual references and documents that describe the artistic direction
  • Follow up on and validate the work of the art team to ensure that the elements produced are in line with the game’s vision and that quality objectives are met
  • Establish visual priorities and help in planning the work in collaboration with the lead artist and the production team
  • Develop the artistic concepts and participate in map creation (framing, scales, compositions, and interactions) with the creative director and game designer
  • Work closely with the lead artist, the art technical directors, and the lead 3D programmer to optimize the efforts to innovate and the quality of the graphics generated
  • Support the lead artist in any ad hoc tasks and duties
  • Mentor and develop the Studio’s creative teams through the sharing of artistic knowledge, methodologies and expertise via Tec Talks, workshops and one-to-one training
  • Contribute on a Studio level to initiatives that have a real impact on the organisation, such as Studio-wide content reviews, suggesting or implementing process improvements and training
  • Participate and active contributor of the Art board, a studio level initiative where all Art Leads discuss the requests and needs of their artists at a high level
  • Experience on AAA games
  • 5 years’ experience as an Art Director or an assistant artistic director or equivalent
  • Good knowledge of the gaming industry
  • Ability to communicate a vision and present ideas
  • Good artistic judgment, ability to revise and suggest improvement on the work done by other
  • Very good communication with internal and external teams
  • Ability to travel for studio’s needs
  • Leadership
  • Originality and resourcefulness in problem solving
  • Fluent in English, both verbally and written
  • Good knowledge of level editors
  • Knowledge of 3ds Max and Adobe Photoshop
  • Basic gameplay and level design knowledge
  • Ability to create concept art is preferred
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  • Set out the artistic charter of his trade for the entire game based on the creative direction (reference films, competitors’ games, design documents) by developing visual concepts and remaining aware of the quality of the data integration in the engine
  • Ensure the project’s direction is followed by working in close collaboration with the project manager, technical director (TD) and the programming team
  • Help plan the work in collaboration with the person who oversees planning based on the scope of each task and the impact on his team in order to find the right compromise between the desired quality and the delivery constraints (time, cost, resources, etc.)
  • Open-mindedness
  • Ability to Influence
  • Be visionary
  • Stress and change management skills
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  • Advance the overall quality of strategic thinking and design execution
  • Develop and sign off on creative estimates and ensure high-quality, profitable execution of creative deliverables
  • Keep abreast of industry trends and technologies, and be prepared to apply them quickly
  • Experience designing, launching, and iterating successful mobile applications on iOS and Android
  • Experience successfully managing multidisciplinary creative teams in the production of Internet and multimedia products, and has worked in multidisciplinary teams that included producers, artists, designers, writers and engineers
  • Experience using user testing and research findings to guide the design process
  • Strong creative and conceptual vision for multimedia, and the ability to execute high quality integrated interactive communications against strategic business objectives
  • Expert in graphic design; demonstrated ability to mentor and guide other graphic designers
  • Strong comprehension of information architecture and editorial disciplines and methodologies
  • Mastery of project concept creation, site architecture, user interface specification, functionality specification and interactive design
  • Strong understanding of front-end interactive design solutions for back end data systems
  • Working knowledge of capabilities of different platforms and browsers, and their design constraints on the web and mobile apps
  • Being an NFL fan doesn’t hurt
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  • Collaborate with others within the company as well as outside advertising, marketing, premedia and production agencies to define and produce direct mail (catalogs, mailers), in-store (POP, displays, etc.), events (presentations, programs, overall look & feel of event) and trade (all media) creative projects
  • Design or assist with design of Vera Bradley marketing materials, developing or interpreting new overall campaigns each season
  • Collaborate with Associate Creative Director and VP, Marketing Creative on photo shoot coordination and direction
  • Work with the Copywriter to coordinate the writing for all marketing materials, obtaining input from the owners and key project stakeholders when necessary
  • Produce majority of work through mechanical stage, working both in hi-res and lo-res image environment in collaboration with a pre-media agency for production support
  • Assist with pre-press layouts, color corrections and on-site press checks of all full-color printed materials
  • Follow scheduling direction from Traffic Manager to ensure timely delivery and coordination of projects
  • Collaborate with the Marketing Project Coordinators to pitch concepts, and campaign ideas to internal departments
  • Responsible for archiving all completed electronic files of work seasonally
  • Bachelor of Arts degree in marketing or fine arts or equilavent experience
  • 5+ years experience with advertising agency or corporate marketing department working as an art director/photo art director or graphic designer
  • Experience developing consumer and trade direct marketing materials
  • Fashion, home fashion retail advertising experience a plus
  • Collaborative, while able to influence, lead and build productive cross-functional relationships
  • Leads others to solve complex problems with the ability to take a broad perspective on existing solutions
  • Strong technical skills in graphic design software such as Adobe Creative Suite 2 (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign)
  • Technical knowledge of publishing, photographic and electronic design industries
  • Strategic thinking skills
  • Office environment. Utilizing a computer over 50% of time; utilization of office desk - sitting, reading, listening or speaking with the ability to move intermittently throughout the day
  • Occasional local, out of state and international travel for Company business
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Exceptional digital design portfolio that demonstrates conceptual thinking and an ability to define look and feel for integrated experiences
  • Expert command of standard design and layout applications (e.g. PhotoShop, Illustrator, InDesign). Competency with at least one of, as well as experience or exposure to the following: Flash ActionScripting, video editing (e.g. FinalCut Pro), or motion graphics (e.g. After Effects)
  • Careful attention to detail and management of version control issues
  • Advanced knowledge of and the ability to help manage the production process (e.g. optimizing graphics, compression settings and file size and image optimization
  • Competent understanding of technical and cross-platform implications (e.g. strengths and limitations of Flash, Ajax, Flex, and other emerging platforms)
  • Experience in planning and executing shoots for video and still photography
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures that creative presentation (boards/instore) are prepared. Presents creative to Creative Manager
  • Reviews all stages of project with Creative Manager
  • Mentors creative team, freeelancers and interns
  • Maintains status of jobs at all times
  • 4-5 years experience
  • Software requirements LIST: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat
  • Must be a strategic and conceptual thinker with the ability to ideate and execute creative for multiple print mediums
  • Must have experience multi-tasking and working on various levels of creative and multiple brands in a very fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional organization, time management and multi-tasking skills required
  • Strong organization, time management and multi-tasking skills required
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  • Brainstorming, commissioning, and overseeing covers
  • Recruiting and working with artists to create illustrations for both feature stories and our front of the book
  • Working with our photo editor to make sure that each issue includes original, striking photography
  • Working with our two production editors to ensure that the design for each issue is well-executed
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • In partnership with the copywriter, concept and develop exceptional creative work; align closely with our marketing partners to ensure that strategic goals are met
  • Understand what a “big idea” is and how to deliver on it consistently
  • Prepare layouts for concept approval by the marketers; layouts should contribute to the visual idea, enhance the attractiveness of the message and help to clarify and accent its meaning
  • Thoroughly understand and apply corporate brand guidelines to create impactful marketing materials and maintain a consistent look and feel across the RLS brand
  • Continue to gain knowledge of industry best practices through ongoing training and up-skilling
  • BFA in Graphic Design/ Advertising, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Portfolio review is part of the recruiting process
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Own, articulate, and evangelize visual direction for all things Diablo
  • Lead, inspire, and mentor artists and art leads
  • Direct multiple art disciplines to achieve awesome results
  • Create concept paintings, models, textures and other benchmark assets that inspire others
  • Work closely with game design to ensure art supports a gameplay-first player experience
  • Foster and maintain effective relationships inside and outside the art department
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create concept paintings, models, textures, and other benchmark assets that inspire others
  • A proven ability to visually solve problems in collaboration with the broader game team including other artists, art leads, and design leads
  • Partner with the senior art director to own and define assigned aspects of the project as directed
  • Excellent ability to art direct multiple art disciplines
  • Partner with production to ensure schedules and plans meet business and project needs
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage multiple designers/animators and projects
  • Collaborate with show producers and senior management
  • Must be a strong designer/art director who can create and execute (animate) design boards to establish look and feel for projects
  • Develop and define user experience requirements and manage internal design reviews
  • Manage design budget, project schedules and deliverables
  • Manage all phases of creative work from conceptualization to execution
  • Experience in broadcast television and digital media
  • 3-5 years’ experience developing multi-platform digital campaigns
  • Experience managing high performance teams of 5 or more creative designers across both internal and external teams – both direct and dotted line reports
  • Expertise with Cinema 4D
  • Strong knowledge of standard graphic design software (After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Proven track record with a variety of successful campaigns delivered on multiple platforms with experience in live operations
  • Knowledge of new and emerging trends for digital marketing, design and advertising
  • Ability to perform and participate in a dynamic team environment
  • Communicate clearly
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Coordinating online design with web producers
  • Assigning photo shoots and illustrations
  • Ensuring adherence to budgets and deadlines
  • Work with art staff to select artwork and photos for magazine (commission illustration and photography, find stock art, create custom illustration using royalty-free art, etc.)
  • Hire illustrators and photographers; and manage art/illustration contracts and materials return
  • Manage creation of charts for stories
  • Manage invoicing, submitting bills within appropriate budgeting cycle
  • Keep to a strict production schedule that allows for multiple projects at the same time
  • Minimum 4 years media design/production experience – preferably in both print and digital
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in graphic design, graphic arts, or fine arts
  • In-depth knowledge of Mac OS and design software, primarily Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat, Quark Xpress and other print and digital design tools
  • Experience managing a team of direct reports and freelance contributors preferred
  • The ability to shape a project from conception to completion as well as the ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously
  • Extensive knowledge of 4-color reproduction, page production, prepress operations, and color correction
  • Able to work independently and in a collaborative team environment
  • Working knowledge of web design a must
  • Excellent communication, organization and computer skills
  • Great attention to detail
  • Tablet design knowledge preferred but not required
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop creative vocabulary for all in-store materials
  • Lead design team in partnering with editorial to develop seasonal design template for in-store experience
  • From this all materials will then fall-out. Including, but not limited to: platforms, window posters, signage, endcaps, t-stand art
  • Lead design team in all non-seasonal initiatives to increase design quality and effectiveness
  • Including, but not limited to: sale signage, event toppers, new product initiatives
  • Must be able to inspire and guide large team to creative excellence
  • Must be able to represent vision and assist in selection of clear direction
  • Must be both the guardian of brand equities and challenger of convention in keeping the brand voice current yet familiar to consumer
  • Must maintain a sense of aesthetic consistency, and must be able to present a number of different solutions for each assignment
  • Assure creative standards are met in production
  • Concept and attend photo-shoots
  • Must have excellent presentation skills in order to sell through work
  • Provide inspiration and guidance for packaging initiatives
  • Keep both franchise and seasonal packaging fresh and unexpected
  • Guide team to multiple possibilities per project
  • Partner cross functionally to assure input and buyoff on initiatives
  • Assure timely delivery of all projects
  • Talent management
  • Assist V.P. Creative in assessing needs and conflicts within the department
  • Assist designers with career-pathing
  • Develop a highly functioning creative pool of talent
  • Knowledge of marketing materials and processes
  • 5-7 years senior level experience as an art director/designer in a design, fashion, or advertising environment
  • 5 years of managing experience
  • 7 to 10 years design experience
  • Expert knowledge of design-related software (Quark, Illustrator, In Design and Photoshop)
  • Ability to work closely with senior management to guide department needs Ability to work within the established budget and time constraints
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5+ years of experience in Design / Advertising
  • Bachelor's Degree (Design / Interactive) or equivalent experience
  • Advanced Photoshop skills with exceptional digital photo-manipulation and compositing abilities
  • Working knowledge Illustrator and InDesign
  • Understanding of the capabilities and best practices relating to the use of front-end Web technologies
  • Experience in design for mobile and touch devices
  • Experience in leading and managing in-house creative teams and freelancers
  • Discerning eye for fashion photography, cropping, retouching and compositing
  • Strong Retail / Fashion Brand or Agency experience
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops and maintains identity design for multiple brands
  • Manages and directs photo and video shoots, including photographer/videographer sourcing, model and beauty sourcing, negotiating and booking of all talent, location scouting, creation of creative brief/shot list prior to shoot, on-set direction, and coordination of post-production work
  • Gives direction to subordinates regarding concept, execution, and production details
  • Works with the E-Commerce department in maintaining brand identity in online promotions and email correspondence for each brand
  • Develops concepts for retail, wholesale, and trade creative for multiple brands and works with Graphics team on execution and production
  • Works with International Marketing team to provide brand assets to distributors and develop creative unique to their retail environments
  • Produces sketches, designs, and copy layouts for a variety of applications. Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, select styles and size of type, and arranges layout based upon available space, knowledge of layout principles, and aesthetic design concepts
  • Must be detail oriented and thorough
  • An in-depth understanding of the Mac operating system and Adobe Creative Suite
  • Work responsibilities occasionally concern confidential and/or sensitive information requiring the use of discretion
  • Teamwork and communication are crucial to the successful completion of own and others job duties
  • Minimum of 7 years experience
  • Advanced knowledge of software programs including Adobe Creative Suite 4, Acrobat Pro, and the Microsoft Office Suite.Proficiency in web design and development software is preferred, but not required
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Partners with Senior Art Director to develop and execute marketing campaign concepts across media including, but not limited to: window animations, magazine print, print collateral/direct mail, store presentation and event materials, promotions and videos
  • Has a thorough understanding of typography, photography, graphic design and environmental design; ensures all facets adhere to brand guidelines
  • Supports Senior Art Director by
  • College degree; BA or BFA preferred or equvalent work experience
  • Strong relationship-building skills; ability to work with a variety of people in various disciplines
  • Understanding of current fashion and beauty trends
  • Understanding of environmental graphics
  • The drive to excel and succeed; self-motivated
  • Passion for Sephora, our programs, clients, cast and marketing
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Advise client on all technical visual recommendations and/or issues
  • Help facilitate both the input and creative meetings
  • Assist in making presentations to client
  • Provide detailed direction to designers
  • Assist in the education and development of designers
  • Mastered composition techniques (multiple elements and interactive pieces) in producing polished final pieces (i.e., attention to detail, good knife)
  • Comprehensive computer photo-retouching and image development skills
  • Communicate thorough knowledge of assigned product(s)
  • Provide effective direction at photo shoots
  • Effectively collect electronic materials for output
  • Command respect of freelancers and designers and be able to effectively oversee their work
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Should have worked as an Art Director in reputed multinationals/agencies
  • Directly involved in creating campaigns that have an instant, positive impact on the customer
  • Involved in all of the different forms of creative work that includes digital, print, document (PPT + Word), multimedia internet, posters etc
  • Develops good knowledge of the firm’s branding, its elements and compliance
  • Develops good knowledge of Ernst & Young business drivers
  • Highly evolved writing and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to deliver clear and articulate idea to all levels of management within the firm
  • Knowledge of creative domain software’s Photoshop, InDesign, Flash, Acrobat, etc…
  • Strong written and presentational skills
  • Approximately 8-12 years of related experience
  • Experience in business development and business relations and consulting customers on end to end creative requirements
  • A strong track record of successful delivery and benefits realization
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Create, develop and art direct all scenic / visual elements for Entertainment shows and events as assigned
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret artistic concepts through various visual mediums
  • Find creative solutions to logistical and / or financial project constraints while preserving the integrity of the show
  • Overall artistic responsibility for the creation of scenic / set designs, parade floats designs, props designs, show signage designs, etc., for Entertainment shows and events
  • Assist the Creative Director & Show Director to oversee the artistic creation of concepts and the creative development of shows, events and/or projects
  • Maintain scenic props and creative intent of Shows, Atmosphere Entertainment, Parades to ensure show quality by partnering with the Show Director
  • In-depth knowledge of the entertainment industry with good networks of scenic vendors
  • Balance creative intent with budget parameters to realize show / event objective
  • Collaborate closely with Entertainment’s Creative and Production team, the global Entertainment team and the Walt Disney Imagineering Shanghai SQS team on the development of new entertainment products
  • Work closely with technical team to develop scenic bid packages
  • Supervise contractors and vendors in the construction of all scenic elements, parade floats, props, etc
  • Develop and produce presentation art
  • Ensure ongoing show scenic elements are maintained
  • Maintain high awareness of Disney and industry standards (including Safety) and creative trends
  • 10 Years’ experience in theatre and set design
  • Expertise with Adobe Creative Suite or similar computer drafting software
  • Theme park or live theatrical entertainment experience
  • Strong artistic, drafting and computer skills
  • Excellent presentation skills, both verbal and written
  • Bachelor degree in Scenic Design, Production Design or related discipline
  • Fluent in Mandarin
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage the artistic translation of the company’s brand strategy and marketing plans into creative, fashion orientated, and persuasive communications to customers
  • Oversee photography, including booking of models and photographers; if required, negotiate related fees
  • Development of the creative concept/direction for each season. Including photography direction, graphic direction, color and mood
  • Work with cross functional partners to ensure concept is carried through multi channel outlets. Including Direct Mail, Credit, Window, POS, and Digital Media
  • Work within established budget and scheduling parameters for creative development
  • Recruit and develop a highly talented and effective in-house Graphic Design team
  • Develop a broad range of outside design and copy vendors to augment in-house capabilities
  • Maintain high standards for quality, accuracy, and communication for design and illustration
  • Partner with Marketing management team to develop and maintain seamless communication, approved workflow and procedures, ensuring timely and cost-effective design and production of marketing related materials
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Highly organized, good communication skills and a great motivator & team player
  • Strong traditional fine art skills (illustration, painting) to create distinctive & accessible visual stylizations in the forms of paint-overs, visual targets, and style guides
  • Ability to create game art and UI in early prototype phases of feature development
  • Expertise in building and driving a mobile 3D art team and art pipeline
  • Understanding of state of the art lighting, shading and rendering techniques
  • Collaborate and garner consensus with game designers, producers and engineers
  • Able to give and receive effective critiques
  • Proactively identifies and manages resource and outsourcing requirements
  • Experience mentoring & developing an art team
  • Understanding of game design and player feedback requirements for visuals
  • Extensive game experience in shipping high quality (AAA platform or mobile) titles as an Art Director
  • Demonstration of strong art skills in both 2D and 3D
  • Solid understanding of the mobile landscape and its implications for art; experience with Unity a big plus
  • Expertise in Maya (or other 3D software) and Photoshop
  • UI/UX experience desirable
  • Previous experience working with large IP’s and building relationships within a brand is a strong plus
  • Familiarity with the Star Wars IP is a strong plus
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 50% Designs, executes and oversees visual phases of assigned projects
  • 35% Works as a team member with copywriters, design, account and production staff to meet client and Integrated Marketing goals and objectives on assigned projects
  • 5% Communicates with clients in an effective and professional manner
  • 5% Attends and contributes to brainstorming sessions
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Artistic sensibility—Computer software and technology have drastically changed the design industry, but there is no substitute for artistic sensibility and aesthetic. Knowledge about design elements, such as color, typography, and composition, is essential for designers
  • Technical skill—Design jobs require technical skills to use design software programs like Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign or Adobe Illustrator
  • Communication ability—A form of visual communication, graphic design requires the ability to effectively present ideas—both verbally and visually. Designers need to be able to effectively pitch their ideas to internal clients and stakeholders and explain the rationale behind design decisions
  • Problem solving ability—Choosing the right fonts, colors, and layout to create a balanced composition, while simultaneously conveying meaning, is complicated. In order to succeed in a design job, you’ll need to have strong problem solving skills and understand that good design solves business challenges
  • In-depth domain knowledge—Shows interest and passion towards understanding Adobe products, services, and customers
  • Understands the marketing campaign life cycle and is familiar with the different phases in the process
  • Able to collaborate & leverage the knowledge of others—Shows the ability to work well with others
  • Works closely with the broader Studio team
  • Works closely and effectively with the BUs, campaign, and functional marketing teams
  • Helpful and willing to answer questions within the team
  • Willing to constructively receive, weigh, and integrate diverse feedback from a multi-disciplinary team
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-moving environment
  • Strong presentation and communication skills—Is required to present and communicate their design work to others within Studio and outside
  • Presents designs in a clear, confident, professional, and cogent manner
  • Able to explain design rational for design decisions to a broad audience
  • Able to regularly communicate status and share design iterations on Studio websiteDeep experience within a discipline—Must demonstrate significant working experience and a firm understanding of their space (web, print, interactive, etc.)
  • Work closely with (Sr.) Art Directors to develop and maintain the aesthetic of the brand and ensure all materials are designed and produced accordingly
  • Ability to handle open-ended design projects that may be ambiguous or ill-defined
  • Aware of industry trends, able to incorporate new techniques and informs others
  • Anticipates issues and thinks of the big picture
  • Motivated participant and design advocate—Has a presence with the marketing teams as a key contributor and proponent for effective communications to the target audience
  • Proactively identifies and communicates issues and proposes solutions
  • Works directly and collaboratively with campaign and functional marketing teams
  • Actively seeks out and involves other members as appropriate to improve the marketing program(s)
  • Recognizes and takes responsibility for their impact on the marketing programs and communications
  • Readily offers guidance to lower level designers
  • Sets own deadlines within the project schedule
  • Embodies the mission and goals of the Studio
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • In-depth knowledge of design techniques and processes
  • Excellent leadership/management skills
  • Ability to set overall creative tone and lead creative design process
  • Proven excellent presentation and negotiation skills
  • Ability to deal with managerial issues (ie career development, performance management)
  • College degree in Fashion Design or related field
  • Minimum of ten years design experience including 4 years of managerial experience
  • Ability to use personal computer
  • Frequent travel is required
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 30% Manages and art directs art dept. design process
  • 20% Designs layouts
  • 10% Performs color correction and quality control on final designs
  • 5+ years at a senior level in a magazine art department. Experience with food and lifestyle content a huge plus
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Designs, executes and oversees visual phases of assigned projects
  • Works as a team member with copywriters, design, account and production staff to meet client and Integrated Marketing goals and objectives on assigned projects
  • Communicates with clients in an effective and professional manner
  • Attends and contributes to MXM brainstorming sessions
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support Senior Art Director in casting and art direction of all ecommerce shoots for TrueReligion.com
  • Leading crew talent, and collaborating with internal teams to produce and manage productions
  • Creation, management and conveyance of shoot assets, product POV
  • Collaboration with internal partners to set and maintain brand standards and guidelines
  • Design and produce a range of brand materials across platforms
  • Collaborate with and support internal partners on special projects
  • 4+ years of experience working with Art Direction and Graphic Design experience for large-scale fashion websites, marketing, and/or advertising agencies
  • Ability be resourceful and respond to production and business needs quickly
  • Must be efficient and able to output a high volume of work quickly
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe CC, Capture One, Lightroom, MS Excel, MS Word is required. Video editing and motion graphics experience is a plus
  • Must be able to see a concept through from conception to design to final mechanicals
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Conceptualize, design, present and produce brand positioned print catalogues from inception to completion with collaboration of Associate Creative Director
  • Motivated, proactive, highly organized and able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Team player and problem solver in a demanding deadline driven environment
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5-7 years experience in design/advertising
  • Mastery of appropriate tools and technology
  • Advanced Photoshop, with excellent digital photo-manipulation and compositing skills
  • Working knowledge of Illustrator and InDesign
  • Proven talent in graphic and design design
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborate with Creative Director to manage all phases of creative work from conceptualization to execution
  • Manage multiple project schedules, deliverables, designers/animators and projects simultaneously
  • Work as a hands-on designer when necessary, closely guiding conceptual development through every step of production
  • Support, motivate and inspire the designers with encouragement and constructive feedback
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in broadcast television/digital media at Sr. design level or higher
  • Experience leading high performance teams
  • Knowledge of new and emerging trends
  • Ability to meet fast-turnaround deadlines on time
  • Able to work nights or weekends if needed
  • Ability to present and communicate clearly
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 50% Digital support: concept/design/production of email, web, emerging formats; research
  • 30% Print support: art direction of photography, photo prod support, design of layouts, page production support, trend research and contribution to seasonal visual direction
  • 15% Blog support: designing of posts (image assembly, cropping, type overlay,etc)
  • 5% OOS projects
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proven strong visual design skills (solid knowledge in layout, typography and storytelling)
  • Ability to develop and work with existing and new concepts is essential
  • Expertise in photoshop, photo compositing and illustrator
  • Understanding of web asset optimization
  • Experience creating mobile, tablet and desktop banner ads
  • Expertise in creating and managing multiple templates
  • Flash banner ad experience is a plus
  • 7-9 years of Digital design/art direction
  • 2-3 years management
  • Media/Entertainment/Television experience
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Be a catalyst for creative thinking and non-traditional solutions within the Gap Brand creative department
  • Drive/motivate creative inspiration
  • Lead the development of Gap brand windows & in-store creative and shepherd creative through to execution. This leader must understand the distinct messaging needs of each of Gap’s sub-brands and lead the windows& in-store creative team responsible for developing marketing that addresses those needs
  • Manage the windows & in-store creative team by developing talent, leading and inspiring the team to achieve brand creative objectives
  • Direct and oversee concept development, design and execution of windows & in-store marketing collateral
  • Review and approve all layouts, mechanicals and copy for windows & in-store creative
  • Partner with cross-functional stakeholders: Marketing Strategy, Brand Communications, Visual Merchandising, to ensure excellence in execution of marketing programs
  • For global-reaching projects, drive the development of the in-store asset deck to share with all regions
  • Develop excellent work that is consistent with the Gap brand look and feel
  • Lead direction and has a strong point of view, but also partners and works well in a team environment
  • 7 (+) years of graphic design and in-store creative experience working as an art director/designer with several of those years working with or for fashion/apparel/retail brands
  • Brand right aesthetic sensibility
  • Excellent conceptual and design skills in both two and three dimensional applications
  • Strong collaborative skills; ability to partner with other teams across the organization
  • Management experience of a team
  • Strong organization skills with a high attention to detail
  • Manages well under pressure and to deadline
  • Completes great work in a fast-paced environment without compromising quality
  • Results-driven
  • Exhibits an understanding of and passion for fashion and retail, with a strong style sensibility
  • BA Graphic Design, or related field and keen sense for typography and color
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5-7 years of creative agency experience
  • Exceptional conceptual and design skills
  • Able to run a project through concept, UX and design
  • Ability to wear many hats
  • An overall understanding of web production and the capabilities of digital devices
  • Fantastic presentation and client facing skills a must
  • An expert knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as well as multi-platform experience
  • Experience making responsive experiences
  • Experience working with mobile and tablet projects for top tier brands
  • Animation experience
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design innovative user interfaces, interactions and flows to improve user experience
  • Create annotated wireframes or prototypes, as well as conceptual models, i.e. user flow diagrams
  • Partner with different teams to drive the successful implementation of designs and to resolve related issues, while ensuring that the user experience remains at its best within the project constraints
  • Drive usability testing with stakeholders and customers, and analyze user testing results in order to come up with recommendations
  • Be the champion for our end users by creating a customer-centered interface capturing their attention while being user-friendly
  • 8+ years of experience in Art Director
  • Excellent understanding of UX design for mobile and responsive web, including internal business tools, as well as technology trends
  • A passion for great UX design and how it impacts user experience, conversion rates, loyalty, and consumer satisfaction
  • Strong interest in answering business needs while being challenged by the limitations and constraints imposed by each project – branding, graphic standards, business orientation, budgets, backend systems limitations and business models
  • An excellent understanding of user experience and interaction design principles (information architecture design, flow mapping, interaction patterns, mental modeling, customer journey mapping, etc
  • Experience Axure to create wireframes or prototypes for end-user testing
  • Ability to execute usability tests: create test plans, run both online and in-person sessions, analyze the data, and create a findings presentation
  • Ability to present and clearly explain deliverables to colleagues or superiors, as well as business partners internal or external to Bell
  • Ability to prioritize, and accomplish multiple tasks, directly or indirectly related to deliverables, in a fast-paced atmosphere with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrate strong communication skills in order to nurture a business relation with external clients, that being in writing, by conference call or in person
  • Knowledge in website accessibility is a nice to have
  • Conduct the interaction design effort
  • Design and document workflow, dataflow, and navigation as diagrams or flowcharts
  • Design and document page layout and content as wireframes
  • Define interaction and function specifications as annotations to wireframes (or separately as required)
  • Create low-fidelity or interactive prototypes to illustrate the emerging design
  • Lead or coach the Junior and Specialist positions in these activities, as required
  • CS (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, DreamWeaver)
  • Acrobat, Microsoft Office
  • Wireframing and Prototyping: Axure RP 6.5, Balsamiq, Google Analytics, SEO , A/B testing
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Start to finish design through approval process and production
  • Build productive relationships with cross-functional partners to ensure alignment with integrated messaging while developing creative and compelling stories
  • Understand business needs and design to support hierarchy of concept and messaging
  • Design modern, relevant graphics and typography that are brand supportive and clear in messaging
  • Stay abreast of campaign and brand initiatives along with external social and technology trends
  • Gaining buy-in and approvals on creative products
  • Tracking and communicating outstanding issues and late receipt of information
  • Prepare jobs for Production team and review press proofs
  • Creative flair and strong visual sense
  • Ability to collaborate well with Copy partner, peer Art Directors, Editors, project owners and manager to develop effective and compelling creative that reflects each business brand
  • Confidence to present and clearly explain ideas to clients and colleagues
  • Ability to work both independently and as an integral part of cross-functional teams
  • Familiarity with industry standard print / prepress processes
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Designs book covers internally and hires, art directs, and manages outside contract designers to execute the creation of covers. Provides print ready files to the production department and approves all stages of that production. Manages packaging process via monthly group meetings with editorial and production staffs. Serves as primary point of contact for all communication relative to the development of assigned covers, comp distribution/approval, production, and strategic planning with publishers. Communicate effectively with outside designers, authors, agents, and publishing staff
  • Responsible for purchasing rights for art usage and the processing of all administration affiliated to this which includes contacts and new vendor forms
  • The ability to direct a meeting of superiors and co-workers with authority and enthusiasm
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Highly creative and motivated self-starter with a passion for design. This person must have the ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding environment and not be afraid to “get their hands dirty” while managing larger projects
  • Reports to VP, Creative, the position will be responsible for the overall “look and feel” of the NBC Universo brand across all platforms
  • This person will supervise a team of internal designers and animators developing on-air and off-air graphics, including print, digital, presentations, logos, advertising campaigns, display and others as necessary
  • Conceptualize and design Off-Air launch & post launch creative
  • Maintain quality/brand control for all elements created by NBC Universo internal Creative
  • Provide direction on anything design related to our partner agencies and vendors
  • Serve as visual keeper of the brand with any manner of design
  • Mentor/Art Direct designers or contractors
  • Ensure proper digital files are delivered according to requirement
  • Manage schedules and resources of his team to ensure that all projects are delivered on time and within budget
  • Bachelor's degree required in graphic design
  • Minimum of 8 years of relevant experience
  • Minimum of 3 years of managing a creative team
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects a plus
  • Experience managing and mentoring design and animation teams
  • Impeccable eye for design & detail
  • Expert knowledge of on-air, off-air promotion production techniques
  • Great sense of typography and motion
  • Broadcast design agency experience preferred
  • Willingness to travel and work overtime, and on weekends with short notice
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 6-8+ years of experience
  • Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint
  • MacOS, AS/400 Software
  • Quark, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • At least 3-6 years of experience in the field of Art direction
  • Ability to communicate with various business contacts in courteous and professional matter
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • New pages on www.sho.com utilizing strict style guides and a responsive grid framework across desktop and mobile
  • Static rapid prototyping for user testing
  • Create innovative and engaging first-to-market mobile ad experiences
  • Design marketing websites or games based on existing artwork
  • Misc production work
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and refine the creative vision of one of our lifestyle brands (A&F/kids or Hollister) by effectively connecting physical and digital advertising
  • Manage project calendar to deliver on established due dates, budgets and project vision
  • Translate desired moods, messages, concepts and underdeveloped ideas into imagery, copy, video, or other content
  • Help to implement a creative organization that supports a content-led marketing strategy
  • Work with internal and external creative teams on the aesthetic sensitivity required to judge layout, type, photography and video
  • Manage, coach, and develop a team, cultivating existing talent and actively participating in the recruiting process
  • Act as a brand ambassador within the A&F organization, clearly and effectively presenting ideas and projects to all levels of leadership (up to/including executive team)
  • Minimum 3-5+ years directly supervising a team
  • Significant experience working in an iconic, branded environment for an international organization
  • Significant experience working with layout for print and digital media with and directing, training and guiding other layout artists and copywriters
  • A strong eye for quality and trend as it relates to the Abercrombie & Fitch brands
  • Experience managing and collaborating with large cross-functional teams
  • Excellent knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles
  • Some domestic and international travel may be required
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2+ years of Art Direction experience
  • Social Media experience
  • Movie / Video experience
  • Previous experience with Story boards and UX/UI
  • Print and direct mail experience
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Award winning portfolio with strong examples of interactive work
  • Ability to bring design to life using interactive tools such as Flash
  • More than 5 years of design experience (at least 3 years designing for the Web)
  • Experience in an agency environment
  • Passion for information architecture and usability
  • Solid presentation and client communication skills
  • Working knowledge of industry standard design applications
  • Knack for juggling various projects
  • Ability to work as a part of a multi-discipline project team
  • Dedication to meeting project deadlines
  • A willingness to pitch in and get the job done. Whether it’s yours or not!
  • Good understanding of the design and development process outside your area of expertise
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Independently brainstorm book cover concepts. Collect low-resolution images and typefaces, and create multiple cover directions to share with the team. Refine and revise preliminary comps until they are ready to be presented to a larger group, ultimately the publisher. Conceive ways to recreate and improve existing concepts when comp images are not available for final design
  • Oversee and mentor design staff. Help less experienced designers refine ideas and execution, better communicate their ideas, grow as designers. Manages additional freelancers, when necessary
  • Build final art files with hires art, purchased typefaces, and editorial copy, using Indesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator programs. Determine and create special effects printing masks (foil, spot UV, embossing etc), including memos with all printing specifications
  • Explore and commission fresh talent (illustrators, photographers, hand-letterers, and retouchers) for book cover art. Search and share new stock websites, font foundries, and miscellaneous web material for inspiration
  • Work collaboratively with photographer throughout all stages of photo-shoot and shoot preparation. Determine stylists, wardrobe specifications, studio size and location. Organize and manage model castings
  • Work closely with design contacts at each publishing house, jointly solving design challenges based on feedback from their editorial teams, sales people, and booksellers
  • Read each title manuscript or partial to begin independent cover brainstorm process. Determine target audience and research comparable titles in the current market
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5-7 years of web design experience
  • Mastery of appropriate tools and technologies
  • Ability to work efficiently
  • Sophisticated and feminine sense of design/style
  • Discerning eye for photo editing and cropping
  • Team- and goal-oriented
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead site brand project developments, look and feel of digital campaigns, and Art Direct internal photo shoots that pertain to these campaigns
  • Ideate on future digital 360 campaigns with the Editorial team
  • Push creative so that the look and feel is unique and ownable to Sephora
  • Develop high level art direction decks that are appropriate for the digital channels
  • Develop photography so that it is consistent throughout the channels while maintaining uniqueness within each social platform
  • Meet with the Creative Director at least once a week to present ideas
  • Meet regularly with Marketing/Merchant team
  • Participate in brainstorming and creative synthesis
  • Establish the design parameters (style guide), specifications, for assigned design projects
  • Present work to the senior team, articulate ideas well while maintaining composure
  • Work on multiple projects concurrently, ensuring deliverables are achieved on time while maintaining the highest quality
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Creates advertising for print & online media including inserts, ROPs, direct mail, POP, logos, annual reports, online banners, email blasts, etc. as required by BDS Marketing initiatives
  • Manages creative process of assigned projects to keep them on budget and on time. Tasks may include: turn in with buyers, layouts/designs, requests for fashion & product photography, art direction of fashion & product photography, editing images, preparing and managing projects through all proof cycles, meeting all deadlines
  • Works with the Marketing team to brainstorm, conceptualize and make recommendations on seasonal themes
  • Directs & coordinates special archive projects as assigned
  • Freelance: Stylists, Photographers
  • 5 years related experience in photography and design
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite products: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Flash, Excel & Microsoft Word
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Able to receive and provide effective critiques as well as deliver clear and actionable feedback
  • Understanding of game design and how that impacts an ever-evolving quality bar that exceeds consumer expectations
  • Familiarity with Marvels comic book and theatrical properties is a strong plus
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops visual design direction and defines design elements of the assigned project that affect the guest experience. This may be accomplished with many different methods, including, but not limited to; creating sketches, illustrations, models, composite imagery and image research documentation. Supervise others to develop those design ideas
  • Oversees and directs design, fabrication and installation of all on-stage project elements to ensure the creative intent is achieved as envisioned by the Creative Director. Project elements such as – architecture, scenic art, scenery, props, animation, show action, special fx, and lighting
  • Collaborates with internal talent and external vendors to execute the desired vision. Directs art related vendors and any scenic scope that requires art direction
  • Creates and presents project materials to internal and external audiences to communicate project concept, content and status
  • Works with the Show Producer to identify and procure talent and resources necessary complete the project
  • Acts as project liaison with internal and external partners, licensors, and intellectual property developers as needed
  • Designing experience based entertainment for world-class theme parks or related industries; must have at least 5 - 7 years production design and field experience based on Universal Creative standards or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to communicate complex artistic ideas through a combination of written and visual and materials required; or equivalent combination of education and experience. This role must have in depth knowledge of color theory, art history, scenic painting techniques, sculpture, architecture, perspective, theatrical lighting techniques and storytelling
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • 50% - Designs, executes and oversees visual phases of assigned projects
  • 35% - Works as a team member with copywriters, design, account and production staff to meet client and Integrated Marketing goals and objectives on assigned projects
  • 10% - Communicates with clients in an effective and professional manner
  • 5% - Attends and contributes to MXM brainstorming sessions
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Take the lead on assorted projects and provide direction to the Design Team in building world-class products
  • Collaborate with editors, site operations, marketing and sales to design and produce visual content for the top food site on the internet
  • Work closely with Product and Sales to create new products for our advertisers based on user-centric behaviors, business needs, and sound UI principles
  • Assist Retention Marketing in creating landing pages, newsletters and banner ads that are impactful and on-brand
  • Create social media content for both Allrecipes and our partners
  • 8+ years of professional experience with all aspects of web design and production
  • Experience and skill in managing projects and taking on the Art Director role in a collaborative team setting
  • Strong visual design skills, online portfolio showing strong examples of interactive design
  • Advanced skills in Photoshop or Fireworks. Intermediate to advanced skills in Illustrator and InDesign
  • Preferred working knowledge of HTML, XHTML and CSS coding. Knowledge of web technologies
  • Experience in web UI design with an excellent sense of layout and style
  • A background in designing online advertising campaigns using strong conceptual skills
  • Knowledge of back-end technology and it’s affect on design and site content
  • Must be comfortable working in a high pressure, fast paced environment
  • The ability to receive direction and constructive criticism
  • Expertise at conforming designs based on client feedback and business goals
  • The ability to communicate effectively i.e. by listening to business objectives and translating these needs into creative, intuitive and highly functional online designs
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to work cross-functionally
  • Ability to think and work at a high conceptual and strategic level
  • Excellent project management and organizational skills
  • An ability to work well in a collaborative team environment
  • Good time management skills and an understanding of the importance of meeting deadlines
  • An interest in cooking is a bonus
  • Be able to think strategically and act tactically. Willing to roll up your sleeves and do what needs to be done
  • Uphold and evangelize Allrecipes core culture values and the Allrecipes brand values in every day responsibilities
  • Be a problem-solver, not just a problem alerter. Problem alerters are a dime a dozen. It is easy to sit around and point out the flaws of any system, product or organization. Allrecipes needs problem solvers. Problem solvers are the real innovators in this world
  • Be humble
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for the visual development of highly engaging custom content within programs across print, Web, app & video channels
  • Working fluently with a project editors, project managers, developers, production artists to generate excellent creative ideas to present back to internal &/ external clients
  • Commissioning talent such as illustrators, photographers, etc. to create custom works for projects
  • Managing projects efficiently and working within assigned budgets
  • Creating & editing final results for presentation to the client / printer / producer
  • Minimum of five years of design experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in design / design related field
  • Ability to work seamlessly with editorial and production staff, as well as clients & vendors and for the production of high-quality visual work for pitches and live projects
  • Fluent knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud, including Muse; familiarity with IAB Rising Stars & standard ad units; conversational knowledge of HTML, Javascript, JSON feeds, CSS
  • Fluent understanding of cross-platform web-publishing and mobile-web browsers
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible for all final visual executions for branded content campaigns, including original photography and research projects
  • Collaborate daily with other creative department leaders within The CoLab to ideate and execute content that seamlessly integrates photography, copy and design elements
  • Project manage upwards of a dozen campaigns at any given time, and ensure that all assets are executed and delivered according to project calendars
  • Balance in-house resources with project budgets and delegate assignments accordingly
  • Manage internal photo team and freelance budget
  • Provide clear project direction to department photographers and junior researchers
  • Personally deliver research assets and retouch images as necessary
  • Management of DAM system across TMG
  • Must have 5-7 years of relevant professional experience, including first-hand experience with both photo-based research and original photography
  • Previous management experience, and an ability to foster creativity in junior positions
  • Familiarity with use-based trademark and copyright law
  • An awesome attitude and burning desire to create a high velocity of insanely creative work
  • Photoshop experience (basic video retouching capabilities a plus as well)
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Expert skills in In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities to x-functionally engage the organization
  • Presently working within the fashion / Retail industry
  • Is in a management position and is looking for further development
  • Displays drive, ambition and not afraid of hard work
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to instigate art style and drive it through to production
  • Self-motivated and comfortable dealing with the ambiguity of early conceptual work
  • Excellent artistic eye for quality - Wide artistic credentials
  • Influential and confident attitude on own art direction
  • Passion for games, technology, and/or amazing user experiences
  • Able to learn new skills and strategies from the team and how to apply those to future projects
  • Maintain a highly-positive proactive work ethic
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree in Advertising Design, Graphic Design or Communication Design
  • Have excellent computer skills in relevant art and design software packages, e.g.,Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign as well as knowledge of Microsoft applications (i.e Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc
  • This job is performed in a temperature controlled office environment
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee and develop creative design solutions (from concept to completion) in a wide range of graphic applications including marketing collateral materials, environmental graphics, catalog publications, presentations, brand identity
  • Implement and adhere to brand standards, as well as act as "brand advocate" to the client/business units
  • Partner effectively with internal clients on creative direction and execution, including coordinating requirements, fulfilling requests, reviewing output and iterating materials through final draft
  • Work collaboratively with internal clients, corporate marketing colleagues and other stakeholders to ideate new concepts and create value for Aon Hewitt's business
  • Determine scope of work, estimate budget and predict appropriate timeline on projects (while maintaining a strategic and budget-minded approach to all assignments)
  • Provide mentorship to design team members and inspire them to consistently produce their best work
  • Help drive cohesion among global creative colleagues by delivering thought leadership, guidance and direction to the creative design network across Aon Hewitt as a whole, and as part of the global Aon creative network
  • Identify opportunities to drive greater efficiency in the creative network through greater leverage of a shared service operating model
  • Partner with the Associate Creative Director on team initiatives and process development
  • 5-7 years working experience and most recently as a Senior Designer or Art Director
  • Demonstrated ability to partner with clients and provide strategic contributions to projects
  • Ability to adapt quickly and context switch in a fast paced creative, client focused environment
  • Demonstrated success designing exceptional brand experiences from concept to completion
  • BA degree in graphic design preferred. A minimum of an Associate's Degree in design or related field may be considered
  • Must be highly proficient with current versions of Adobe Creative Suite (e.g., InDesign / Photoshop / Illustrator, etc.) and familiar with Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, PowerPoint, Excel). Being able to work with other design, web and multimedia software and applications is also important
  • Typography, creativity, strong attention to detail, deadline-oriented, client service attitude, required
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Consistently deliver innovative and appropriate creative concepts for communications
  • Create concepts and designs to meet internally briefed requirements
  • Design in-store displays, advertising and many other communication materials at the expert level aesthetically and technically
  • Drive overall creative communications quality to higher levels
  • Draw upon extensive knowledge and skills to produce high quality results
  • Lead design & creative brainstorming sessions to draw from creativity of fellow designers
  • Provide helpful, insightful & appropriate design input to other creative team members
  • Play key role in managing multiple projects and workflow as a team leader
  • Plan, organize, delegate and participate within the design team
  • Guide and mentor other designers on technique and creative content
  • Demonstrate high level of understanding of brand directives
  • Prepare finished layout for digital and/or print output
  • Assist in the overall long-term creative direction of the brand’s communications
  • At least 5 years of agency or similar experience in a creative or Art Director role
  • Innovative creative thinking ability
  • Open communication/good listening skills
  • Strong ability to communicate a creative concept to a wide variety of stakeholders
  • Previous leadership experience & strong leadership skills
  • Extensive knowledge of advertising and creative communications
  • Domestic and international market exposure
  • Experience in photo and film/TV production
  • Global mindset
  • Meticulous design ability including an understanding of color and composition
  • Mastery of Illustrator & PhotoShop, and an understanding of other related design software including Flash, InDesign, Keynote and HTML, and knowledge about the capabilities of web browsers
  • General awareness and knowledge of the golf product category
  • High initiative, high energy, confidence, passion for the job, decisive eye for detail
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to think conceptually and reinvent mechanisms in retail activation
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to manage projects where stakeholders are located in different time zones
  • Ambition, proactivity and drive, with an interest in providing high quality work and deliverables
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to work with news, promotions, commercial production and sales to determine graphics and branding requirements
  • Must be able to demonstrate good digital filing skills
  • At least two years in graphic animation
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, (Premiere, After Effects, Audition, Fireworks, Illustrator), 3D animation software (3D Studio Max preferred), DVD authoring
  • Understanding of video and graphic formats and codes
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead a team of UX/UI designers to the delivery of a world-class mobile user interfaces, contributing leadership and outstanding individual work to the effort
  • Partner with stakeholders and production leaders to understand the overall goals for our user experience
  • Collaborate with the Creative Director to establish style, quality, and workflow requirements for the UX discipline
  • Drive assigned tasks through each stage of production: concept, wireframe, prototype, implementation, and refinement through to final sign-off
  • Iterate designs according to work reviews, changing requirements, and user feedback
  • Foster a culture of close collaboration between engineering and design,
  • Help grow the skills and careers of the UX/UI designers
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensure that the creative meets the overarching seasonal vision and strategy through all phases of the project
  • Art direct and mentor a team of designers and freelance through all phases of the project
  • Manage time effectively and maintains status of projects and deadlines to ensure milestones are met
  • Provide solutions to the Creative Manager when there are challenges
  • 4-5 years Art Direction experience
  • Software requirements: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat
  • Exceptional organization, time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Strong organization, time management and multi-tasking skills
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Conceptualize imagery for custom content, and lead team to execute, including directing on set
  • Lead team of photo editors, photo techs, stylists, hair/make-up artists and models delivering a high-output of creative assets in a fast-paced environment
  • Ensure all imagery adheres to the standards of the Hearst site on which it runs
  • Roll up your sleeves to produce highly creative, best-in-class imagery
  • Identify and recruit exceptional photographers, stylists and other creative talent
  • Build bridges, bringing teams that have uniquely different experiences together to build great creative
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  • Work with in-house team to create motion graphics for On-air and Off-air promo spots
  • Coordinate with marketing and promo staff to make sure creative objectives are being achieved
  • Manage multiple projects at once
  • Be able to communicate design objectives clearly and persuasively with artists and producers
  • Create style frames or mock up animations when needed
  • Assist the Creative Director of the group to develop ideas and work with a team to execute those ideas at a high level
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design or a related field
  • 5+ years’ experience working at a large agency or major network
  • Expert level knowledge of Adobe After Effects
  • Must possess a solid understanding of industry trends
  • Knowledge of a 3D program (Cinema 4D preferred) is a major bonus
  • Well versed in video specs and working with footage as it related to motion graphics
  • Must be able to decipher the language and verbiage of the network operations business
  • Must be an extremely detail-oriented and organized individual who can balance multiple priorities and tasks
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  • Develops, designs and creates outdoor media ads to meet client’s marketing objectives
  • Designs graphics using appropriate computer systems
  • Participates in company meetings and other meetings/events as directed
  • Have a collaborative and professional style with the objective of building strong relationships with diverse customer groups and vendors
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  • Bachelor's degree in visual arts/graphic design or other training related to the job position and an ACS in 2D or 3D computer graphics or equivalent
  • Three to five years of experience as an Art Director, or other experience related to the job position
  • Ability to demonstrate well-honed artistic flair and creativity
  • Knowledge of computer graphics software for 2D, 3D, the web and print
  • Knowledge of the latest technology in his/her field
  • Project and team management skills
  • Ability to plan, organize, direct and supervise
  • Ability to demonstrate strong leadership to the production teams
  • Ability to clearly express and justify graphic intentions
  • Autonomy and strong organizational skills
  • Proven ability to adapt to change, work under pressure and handle tight deadlines
  • Knowledge of video signal standards, an asset
  • Knowledge of spoken and written English
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  • Design and Manage the Design of multiple print issues within the residential design set of Magazines
  • Minimum 4 years print media design/production experience
  • Must have strong Layout and Typographic skills
  • In-depth knowledge of Mac OS and design software, primarily Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat
  • Experience managing a team of direct reports and freelance contributors
  • Working knowledge of web design a plus
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  • Manage a team of 20+ artist of multiple disciplines
  • Work closely with Game Developers to ensure art supports and enhances the game experience
  • Review, direct, provide positive constructive feedback to a variety of game art disciplines including, UI, environments, characters, VFX, lighting, animation and outsourced art
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  • Leads and facilitates editorial design/art production. Conceives issue design, designs layouts, merges text and layouts; tracks stories and advances them through edit rounds; inputs changes as necessary. Prepares four-color artwork for production. Tracks and sends art out to pre-press
  • Selects, manages and motivates art staff. Determines the assignment of freelance photographers, illustrators and designers to work cooperatively across editorial functions
  • Maintains and works within departmental budget. Manages art department costs including fees for freelance artists, photographers and other outside talent to keep on budget
  • Directs photo shoots
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  • Develop conceptual ideas with minimal oversight
  • Provides direction to designers
  • Assists in asset creation and developing production plans
  • Collaborate seamlessly with creative team and cross-discipline leads
  • Has an advanced knowledge of technology, user interface and visual design fundamentals
  • Stays current on latest industry and design trends
  • Presents creative concepts internally and to clients
  • Fosters a collaborative, agile and innovative environment
  • Participates in team meetings
  • Actively involved in office culture
  • Serves as a mentor
  • Gives continuous feedback to peers
  • 4+ years design experience, in an interactive agency
  • Exceptional design portfolio that demonstrates conceptual thinking
  • Expert command of standard design and layout applications (e.g. Adobe Creative Suite)
  • Advanced understanding of the digital landscape, including ecommerce websites, online campaigns and mobile
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  • Lead designers to create and implement visually stunning, smart interfaces
  • Collaborate with our design team in China
  • Work directly with the Creative Director and UX Visual Designers to deliver quality work across all of ACTIVE’s products
  • Collaboration and communication with peers across the UX team
  • Contribute to growth and maintenance of ACTIVE product style guide
  • Work with development leads on implementation and execution of styleguide
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  • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent degree in Art, Graphic Design, or a related field followed by seven years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered or seven years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience communicating design concepts through sketches and wireframes
  • Applying user-centered design approaches and interaction design; creating interaction prototypes using a range of prototyping and development methods, including paper, Photoshop, Keynote, PowerPoint, InVision, Framer and Comet; PowerPoint, Axure, Balsamiq, and Mockflow; leading usability studies and synthesizing data into actionable design directions
  • Position also requires five years of experience developing and defining hands-on Android user interface experience and overseeing all phases of UX work, including research, conceptual design, prototyping, detailed design, usability testing, and implementation using knowledge of Android Visual Language, animation based human interface design, user interface patterns for Android and mobile web, Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects, and Sketch
  • In lieu of a Bachelor’s degree, employer will accept two additional years of experience communicating design concepts through sketches and wireframes; applying user-centered design approaches and interaction & visual design; creating interaction prototypes using a range of prototyping and development methods, including paper, Photoshop, Keynote, PowerPoint, InVision, Framer and Comet, PowerPoint, Axure, Balsamiq, and Mockflow; leading usability studies and synthesizing data into actionable design directions. Position also requires five years of experience developing and defining hands-on Android user interface experience and overseeing all phases of UX work, including research, conceptual design, prototyping, detailed design, usability testing, and implementation using knowledge of Android Visual Language, animation based human interface design, user interface patterns for Android and mobile web, Adobe Creative Suite, After Effects, and Sketch
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  • 50% - Creates in-book promotional ads, brochures, mailers, e-blasts, comps, sell sheets, custom presentations, event signage and collateral
  • 20% - Coordinates print design of projects from creative brief to completion
  • 20% - Performs print production duties including design file and photo preparation, orders stock photography, color correction, scanning and retouching
  • 10% - Collaborates with art directors, project managers, clients and vendors on print design projects
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  • Assists with the design of brochures, booklets, fliers, ads, TV commercials, billboards, etc., according to strategic plans provided by Creative Director/Account Executive, and by assignment from the Creative Director
  • Meets as needed with Client Service team members and Interactive marketing personnel to ensure coordination between traditional and interactive advertising and marketing efforts
  • Works with other Art Directors, Copywriters and additional designated “team” personnel in production of said materials
  • Works with production personnel, providing complete input, and any instruction required to smoothly complete production of approved design. Provides all required specifications (inks, papers, sizes, etc.) to Production Department
  • Meets with Account Executives, Project Manager, Production Manager, Media as required to ensure timely accurate completion of assigned projects
  • 4+ years as a graphic designer within an agency environment
  • 2+ years as an art director within an agency environment
  • Possess a Brand Champion mentality: friendly, optimistic, can do attitude, goes with the flow
  • Timely, proactive, capable multi-tasker
  • Highly-organized
  • Strong attention-to-detail
  • Respect for confidentiality
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  • Solid experience in a similar role within a company or agency
  • BA/BS degree required. Candidates with a degree in Marketing, Graphic Design, Digital Media Design, Visual, Fine or Commercial Arts, Art Design or related field preferred
  • Thorough understanding of print and collateral design and production processes and interactive communications and delivery systems as well as industry best practices required
  • Strong understanding of client communication
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  • Work closely with the editor in chief, and editorial staff on designing features, departments and service packages—with the goal of building on the beautiful and ambitious look that ROL established in its first half-dozen issues
  • Continuously evolve the magazine’s design by planning and executing features, assigning illustration and working with the production and pre-press staffs
  • Create exciting infographics, charts, logos, small illustrations, and visual explanations
  • Effectively implement strong type sensibility, demonstrate an excellent aptitude for visual storytelling as well as service packaging and a passion for what is going on within the design world
  • Occasional art direction of special editions and collateral materials as needed
  • Minimum five years magazine experience
  • Adherence to tight budget and firm schedules a must
  • An ability to collaborate with the entire staff to get projects off the ground, while elevating initial concepts into highly polished finished products
  • An enthusiasm for, and connections with, an extensive list of illustrators and photographers
  • The candidate will be hard working and have a positive attitude and an eye for detail
  • Ability to seize initiative and organize multiple projects is a must
  • A keen interest in publishing’s digital formats (any experience in this area is a bonus)
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  • Responsible for concept and creation of all social content for our clients, including day-to-day content calendar and larger client campaigns
  • Attend shoots to capture content (photography and video)
  • Make selects and edit/creative social content after the shoots
  • Work closely with our social copywriter and community manager
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  • Report to Senior Art Director and be the creative lead on projects from concept to post-production
  • Creative, design and management lead on a range of 360 seasonal campaigns that may include, but is not limited to photography, videos, gifs, design identities, and interactive experiences with various applications for ecommerce, Destination Kors, digital advertising, social platforms, in-store, print collateral, etc
  • Execute and oversee all elements of seasonal campaigns from creating moodboards, to shotlists, to post-production retouching mark-ups and design applications, and guidelines
  • Manage a design team, including daily workload and individual development. Set clear roles, responsibilities and expectations of all projects to ensure that the design output is brand appropriate, and all marketing requirements are completed on time, with the highest standards, for both internal and external reviews. Assist in recommending process improvements and help document for the team
  • Minimum 7+ years in a fashion/luxury agency or in-house environment
  • Must have an excellent eye for typography, layout, and branding with impeccable design fundamentals
  • Proficiency with Adobe CC, HTML, CSS, Responsive web design
  • Experience leading holistic campaigns spanning print, digital, and social
  • Knowledge of best practices for the Web with a particular focus on fashion retail and editorial
  • Discerning, brand-sensitive eye for art direction, photo editing, cropping, and retouching
  • On set photography experience with a sensitive eye for art direction, photo editing, cropping, and retouching
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  • Direct the design team in delivering consistently branded assets that support the strategic goals and brand of HauteLook
  • Partner with CD to evolve the brand across all channels
  • Ensure that our creative assets remain on brand and steps ahead of our competition
  • Deliver strategic communications solutions to help us reach our marketing objectives
  • Wear a lot of hats­–whether leading the team or designing and delivering projects yourself
  • Oversee the daily workflow of the design team, prioritizing assignments and managing deadlines
  • Work across the organization, facilitating timely communication between the design team, project managers, and photo studio
  • Present cohesive and persuasive rationales for design decisions
  • Foster a positive, productive and creative work environment for the team
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of strategic plans and innovative marketing solutions including design planning, brainstorming and execution
  • 7+ years of experience in a creative services role (mix of agency and in-house is ideal), with experience leading a team
  • Strategic knowledge of brand building and identity
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with a creative team
  • Ability to judge creative concepts and clearly communicate direction to others
  • Demonstrated talent for high-caliber creative ideation and concepts
  • Strong technical skills, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign (After Effects skills, HTML and email coding a plus)
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  • Partner with copywriter and other creative or brand team members in order to concept relevant creative solutions for all brands
  • Review proofs of work for quality control
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite 6
  • Proficiency in Mac skills
  • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work independently
  • A portfolio that demonstrates conceptual thinking and the ability to deliver unique and creative solutions
  • **Portfolio link required in Application***
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  • Lead a team of designers to create original content that is truly inspired and brand-right
  • Partner with the Design Team, Marketing and Merchants in the development of ecomm assets including home pages, banner ads, landing pages, micro sites etc
  • Develop a broad range of creative solutions and concepts that are new, fresh and exciting
  • Manager project timelines to ensure that email updates are on time and complete
  • Concept seasonal campaigns
  • Deliver creative solutions that are on brand and on time
  • 7 years as a Graphic Designer in retail or fashion
  • An extremely strong portfolio demonstrating proven talent through a continuous string of successful web based projects
  • Ability to lead a team of talented designers
  • Degree in Graphic Design, Visual Communications, Computer Graphics, Multimedia, Illustration, or Industrial Design from accredited university or institute
  • Demonstrated proficiency in design software by creating layouts and concept presentations
  • Must have proficient knowledge of the following software: Adobe inDesign CS2, Adobe Photoshop CS2, Adobe Illustrator CS2, Font Management Software, QuarkXPress 6.0
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  • Create high quality brand design concepts and solutions by directly executing design and leveraging internal/external design resources
  • Manage multiple projects and competing work priorities, demands, and changes in a very fast paced work environment
  • Develop and/or revise storefront schematics and store interior retail design projects, from concept to production in consultation with the Creative Director and team
  • Iterate on designs based on direction and feedback from the Creative Director and team
  • Design in alignment to evolving brand standards with emphasis on brand consistency
  • Work cross-functionally with the Visual Merchandising team
  • Ideate and construct ideas within a team based design environment
  • Participate and contribute in brainstorm sessions and consistently use sense of creativity, foresight and good design judgment in developing and applying marketplace trends
  • Execute ideas and assist team with various design projects
  • Minimum 6-8 years of related professional experience
  • Highly focused, hungry to learn with can-do attitude
  • Proactive, highly organized and able to adapt to changing priorities and work with different personalities
  • Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite - InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Must have demonstrated expertise in creating print marketing solutions
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  • Take ownership of all online and offline graphic design initiatives
  • Oversee, lead and mentor team of talented graphic designers
  • Develop a strong, innovative and well defined graphic design language for the brand
  • Establish guidelines for all applications of the graphic identity of the brand including page layouts, typography and interaction design
  • Participate in brand strategy development initiatives with other brand stakeholders
  • Develop innovative concepts and specifications for graphic design related projects to achieve brand objectives and project timelines
  • Conceptualize graphic design elements such as page layout, typography and interaction design for editorial content including fashion editorial spreads, interview features, and articles
  • Collaborate with the product, technology and user experience teams to provide web and interaction design mockups for online projects and features
  • Guide and mentor team members including graphic designers, integrators and user experience specialists to align with and adopt visual language
  • Monitor and ensure overall quality of all graphic design output
  • Ensure consistency of graphic design guidelines across all channels and brand touchpoints
  • Manage and build third party relationships in relation to graphic design and production of design assets
  • Work with appropriate account representative(s) on all projects
  • Creative thinker with a proven track record for innovation
  • Previous management experience in a deadline-driven environment
  • Team player with a strong track record of driving performance improvements across a team of direct reports
  • Effective planner who is able to communicate and motivate teams for desired results
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  • 70%
  • | All must be met to be considered
  • 5-7 years of professional editorial experience and a portfolio demonstrating strong typographic, art directing and design skills
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  • Art Leadership - define, own, deliver and be responsible for the studio’s artistic goals, quality and vision
  • Hire - hire, lead and mentor the best artists at all levels, in the industry
  • Collaborate - lead, advise, direct, and facilitate internal and external teams in development of interactive HoloLens’ experiences, partnering with the senior leadership of the HoloLens team
  • Build & maintain - effective collaborative relationships with both internal artists and external art production partners, consistently raising the quality bar for our experiences
  • Production leadership - ability to work with and often manage peer artists across multiple specialties and experience levels
  • Cross-discipline - problem-solving, collaboration and leadership with the team’s Designers, Engineers and Producers
  • Communication - Excellent communication, presentation, & negotiation skills, both verbal & written
  • Design - design maturity: comfortable working in a range of artistic styles; experience and confidence with how to adapt the best visual design process to the changing practical demands of multiple production deadlines
  • Mastery - In-depth mastery and understanding of 2D & 3D art and animation packages, in addition to comfort in at least one industry standard game engine
  • Game Development - Thorough understanding of all aspects of game development process, from design methodology to craftsmanship and production
  • Representation - active representation of the team at client meetings and industry events where required
  • Leads - by example, demonstrates what good looks like
  • Feedback - Actively seeks out, accepts and provides feedback from peers
  • Best Practices - Create and maintain ‘Art best practices’ documentation
  • Experience -Proven experience as Art Director, Sr. Artist position preferred, with proven track record of driving and managing creative teams to success, as well as building & maintaining art production schedules, working with Producers to attain success on time
  • Strong communication - interpersonal, organizational, and collaboration skills
  • Naturally collaborative - effective at supporting/partnering with Art Director and Creative-Design Director to implement and enhance their vision, while able to bring their own creative passion to the execution
  • Self-motivated - comfortable dealing with the ambiguity, fast pace and often-shifting directions of V1 and incubation work
  • Concepts - confident with sketching, pre-vis and rapid, low-fi visual development, as well as finished, high-quality concept renders using whatever tools make the most sense
  • Passion - for games, technology, and world class user experiences
  • Production - A fundamental understanding of digital art processes and production - how do artists work? How can you keep your fellow artists aligned with each other, whilst setting the highest bar for them through your own hands-on work?
  • Dynamic - Comfortable switching nimbly between being a hands-on creative and managing the work of other artists
  • Technical Requirements - Deep understanding of the technical requirements of real-time content development - getting high-quality results within tight performance budgets
  • Create Concepts - Ability to create clear, compelling visual concepts- as static art and motion/previs
  • Packages - Proficient with professional 3D software for content production across multiple disciplines including 3D modeling and texture production- as well as high capacity to learn new tools and process. (ex: 3DSMax, Maya, Modo, C4D, XSI, Lightwave, Zbrush/Mudbox, and Photoshop)
  • Game Engines - Familiarity with modern game engines: Unity experience a big plus
  • Pipelines - Experience with middleware content pipelines a plus
  • Qualification - BA or BFA in Graphic Design, Visual Communications, 2D and 3D digital art creation and production or similar
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  • 40% Manages design process
  • 30% Designs layouts
  • 15% Conceptualizes, researches and plans content
  • 15% Manages workflow/deadlines
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  • Demonstrated track record of creative direction and management
  • Hands-on design capabilities, responsible for major design initiatives
  • Experience with facilitating outside vendors, free-lance personnel, etc
  • Strong leadership and administrative skills
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  • Personally work on the graphic development of finished product
  • Interact with Creative Director and Copywriters to develop creative concepts and executions of assigned product(s)
  • Possess solid understanding of the strategy and market dynamics of assigned product(s)
  • Work closely with account executives to meet established SLAs and deadlines
  • Provide accurate time-keeping for work performed
  • Advise client on all technical visual recommendations and/or issues as needed
  • Participate in input and creative meetings as needed
  • Assist in making presentations to client as needed
  • Provide detailed direction to production artists
  • Assist in the development of production artists
  • A minimum of an associates (2 year) degree in advertising, communication design, or visual arts. A bachelor (4 year) degree is preferred
  • 3+ years design experience in an agency or corporate environment
  • Must possess exceptional computer skills. Proficiency on Mac OS platform is a must. PC knowledge a plus. Thorough knowledge of the following software applications is required, Adobe CS6 (including InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop). Additional knowledge of digital (html, etc.) and video/animation software (Flash, After Effects) is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively and provide marketable solutions in conceiving, developing, and producing tactics
  • Color theory and color relationships
  • Typographic terms that identify type forms and the specifications required to refer to typographic settings (i.e., points, leading, picas, kerning, tracking, cap-height, x-height etc.)
  • Perspective and space relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to
  • Effectively manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail
  • Command respect of junior designers and be able to effectively oversee their work
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  • Work closely with cross-functional team members, to translate brand objectives into compelling deliverables across a broad range of media including: home-page, landing pages, blog, emails blasts, photography, lookbooks, web design, advertising, packaging, hangtags, stickers, business cards, and other marketing materials
  • Interact effectively with various departments across the business
  • Manage multiple projects and priorities from conception to completion
  • Work with copywriting and merchandising teams to create engaging, relevant, and inspiring email content on a weekly and bi-weekly basis
  • Additional ad hoc projects as required, including ongoing enhancements to the website, blog, social media and other elements of the core brand identity
  • Delegate and lead design efforts with direct reports - graphic designer and junior designer
  • 5+ years of experience in an Art Director role, ideally with an emphasis on fashion and lifestyle brands
  • Detail-oriented, with a high level of taste in design, layout, and typography
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Bridge, Premier
  • Strong working knowledge of web-based production practices
  • Ability to interpret and convey Nasty Gal's evolving branding message and overall point of view
  • Passion for video and interaction design, as well as retouching and photography skills a must
  • Previous work developing online and/or offline catalogs preferred
  • Comfortable with Mac and PC platforms
  • Excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of HTML is preferred
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  • As needed, work with the Editorial Director, Partnership and Custom Media, and Director, Editorial & Publishing, NRG Magazines, and business colleagues on a joined-up vision and strategy for the design of all commercial-editorial content
  • Supervise design, layouts and artwork for all media for commercial editorial globally. For editorially independent supplements, maintain brand identity. For custom and native products, develop appropriate designs to meet client goals while ensuring NRG brand quality and integrity
  • Collaborate with editorial and art staff and operations, including oversight of budgets, for the teams that produce commercial-editorial magazine content (custom publishing as well as supplements such as Nature Outlooks, Nature Spotlights or the co-branded Nature and Scientific American Innovations In)
  • As needed, commission spot illustrations, informational graphics, photography, video clips
  • Help establish and supervise workflows and processes to support efficient global design operations
  • Working with legal as needed, oversee management of design, illustration, agreements and image rights for projects globally, and work with colleagues in the Middle East, UK and US to ensure global consistency in approach
  • Supervise all design aspects of custom publishing projects globally to ensure they meet the requirments and deadlines of the client and are within budget
  • As needed, hire designers and other art-related talent ensure editorial content is at a level necessary to meet customer requirements and the high editorial standards of Nature Research Group
  • Develop and expand in-house and freelance resources to ensure the necessary design resources for all custom publishing and supplements globally
  • 10+ years in a professional role in scientific publishing and editing
  • Experience in managing editors and writers to maintain regular publishing schedules
  • Experience in writing and explaining about complex science in easy-to-understand terms to broad non-specialist audiences
  • Experience in editing technical research articles
  • Sound understanding of science communication market and customer needs
  • Proficiency in the use of standard office software essential. Familiarity with publishing and design software (e.g. Adobe Illustrator, InDesign etc.) highly desirable
  • Be creative, energetic and able to work to tight deadlines. Knowledge of, and interest in, the scientist community a must. Specific experience with science-careers content a plus
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  • Solid work ethic: makes their best effort to take advantage of their time at the office, strives to create their most creative work every time
  • This position requires someone with more of a fine art background who can handle the truly creative aspects of projects, rather than just layout. Illustration, type design (hand/digital), and strong concepting skills necessary. Excellent sense of typography and color
  • Four-year degree in graphic design, with an emphasis on fine art
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  • Has significant and proven experience in information architecture for the web and mobile from the path of research and discovery to interactive prototype execution
  • Executes within the current corporate design standards
  • Effectively communicates ideas and creates a journey for our visitors through the appropriate navigational structures and arrangements
  • Creates an experience that communicates, compels, inspires and persuades the visitor to buy with effective task completion and goal attainment
  • Exercises exceptionally effective teaming skills in a dynamic and sometimes intense environment
  • Collaborates and communicates with sponsors and managers as well as creative, production and technical team members
  • Web production experience
  • Interactive agency experience
  • Active experience (not just classroom or theory) with Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • A rich and varied portfolio
  • Proficiency in Axure and Adobe Creative Cloud Suite
  • At least 6 month web production experience ( proficiency in Axure and Adobe Creative Cloud Suite)
  • At least 6 month interactive agency experience
  • At least 6 month active experience (not just classroom or theory) with Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • At least 6 month a rich and varied portfolio
  • At least 4 year web production experience ( proficiency in Axure and Adobe Creative Cloud Suite)
  • At least 4 year interactive agency experience
  • At least 3 year active experience (not just classroom or theory) with Agile/Scrum methodologies
  • At least 4 year a rich and varied portfolio
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  • Lead creative projects through the design and development cycle (including participation in user research, brand advertiser research, testing and analysis, requirements definition, conceptual design, interaction design and interaction specification)
  • Work with Creative Lab leadership to prioritize and manage assignments and resources
  • Work with Creative Lab leadership to help manage, mentor and develop junior team members
  • Research and analyze market strategy, competitive data, and other insight channels
  • Work directly with ad product and ad tech managers to define product requirements focusing on customer efficiency and ease-of-use
  • Collaborate with other designers, engineers and product managers on the product definition process
  • Lead external vendors, brand advertisers and agencies on education of TWC ad product guidelines, standards, design principles and process
  • Leverage rapid prototyping and frequent customer interaction to inform design decisions
  • Ability to deliver navigation design, online content organization, IA/UX/IXD, taxonomy creation and search optimized designs
  • Concept and design innovative end-user media experiences
  • Minimum of 5 years professional experience designing mobile, web, tablet Interactive media and user interfaces for product software, web and /or mobile applications and experiences
  • Experience with user research and usability testing
  • Excellent presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
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  • Responsible for delivering well-designed, strategic creative solutions based in traditional advertising, but includes a range of integrated marketing components including interactive, direct, promotion and traditional advertising
  • Work closely with the Account Team to understand all client business requirements
  • Lead and / or contribute to brainstorming initiatives and gathering ideas to support the team’s creative delivery
  • On assignments where other channels are involved, work with the creative teams to ensure an integrated and consistent look and feel
  • Work with the studio to provide, creative assets during execution phase
  • A related Bachelors’ degree, Graphic Design, New Media Diploma or equivalent work experience
  • A demonstrated ability to expand thinking to integrated channels - specifically digital
  • Proven experience working with mass advertising concepts
  • Able to work with little direction
  • Fully proficient in MAC operating software (Photo Shop & InDesign) and MS Office (Word & PowerPoint)
  • Able to work on conflicting priorities and meet deadlines
  • Must be passionate and curious about the blending world of communication and technology
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  • Equipped with 8+ years of design industry experience, with at least 3 years of managing others
  • Portfolio of exceptional work that marries concept, photography, art direction, design, digital, and video storytelling
  • Impeccable taste and typographic skills
  • Ability to ideate, pull visual reference, and create beautiful mood boards and mock-ups
  • Detail-oriented and organized with an entrepreneurial spirit and the motivation to refine your projects from concept to completion
  • Firm understanding of online communications—capability and limitations—plus awareness of web and mobile technologies
  • High proficiency in Adobe Suite/standard industry software and conceptual understanding of web technologies
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  • Collaborate with creative partners in content strategy and research to concept and create innovative and big marketing ideas that can live across channels and platforms
  • Produce layouts or rough sketches to communicate initial ideas and then follow through to delivering flawless executions
  • Take complex concepts and large amounts of data and bring them to life simply and beautifully
  • Advise and act as a consultant with regards to visuals on various activation channels to better convey the brand
  • Find and oversee the appropriate photographers, artists and vendors to help bring their vision to life
  • Manage projects and provide design direction working closely to guide the work of external agencies
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  • Oversee creation of photo, design and illustration assets across all aspects of the site and social channels
  • Lead a small but growing team of photographers, photo editors, and graphic designers to produce best-in-class visual work that stands out from current offerings
  • Work hand-in-hand with the editorial team to guide the art component of content, both working within the framework of established concepts and suggesting new avenues for proposed stories
  • Institute a rigorous process to ensure deadlines are met according to established editorial calendar
  • Understand each social channel and execute native visual content for each one, including, but not limited to, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram and Twitter
  • Manage department budget and operate within prescribed fiscal parameters
  • 5-7 years experience working in creative industry, with minimum 3 years experience as Art Director or creative team lead
  • Bachelors Degree in Design/Photography/Marketing or relevant creative field
  • Working knowledge of multiple creative disciplines and processes, including digital photography, design and illustration (video experience a plus)
  • Experience leading creative conceptualization process, pinpointing visual solutions on tight timelines and juggling dozens of deliverables and tasks simultaneously
  • Able to graciously deliver and accept feedback, translating it into creative output
  • Experience collaborating with and managing freelancers across disciplines
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite 6 and Digital Asset Management systems
  • Well versed in copyright law and usage/license agreements
  • Portfolio of work displaying ability to art direct photo shoots, particularly in still life and portraiture environments
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  • BA/BFA in Graphic Design / Digital Media
  • Design 5-7+ years of marketing / advertising / design experience
  • Self starter — Ability to work independently as well as in cross-functional groups
  • Fluent in the full Adobe Creative Suite, Powerpoint and Keynote Knowledge of Adobe Muse, WordPress, Webflow, InVision, Flite and different CMS platforms is a huge plus
  • Experience working in fast-paced environment and/or creative agency background
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  • Develop creative concepts to support key marketing initiatives
  • Design and produce printed collateral, signs, packaging and presentations that are consist with RTR’s visual style
  • Oversee implementation of visual style in the RTR physical space, including pulling design reference, sourcing product, and physical installation
  • Supervise photo shoots as needed and oversee all creative details, including shot lists, set design/props, and on set direction
  • Play an integral role in all new store design development in an effort to deliver an outstanding customer experience. Understand local market needs and incorporate into the vision for the design development
  • Excel at interior design and digital and interactive experiences to keep RTR at the cutting edge of innovative retail experiences
  • Work closely with Visual Merchandiser to execute store window designs and store floor plans
  • Ability to multi-task between projects in a fast paced environment
  • Responsible for establishing strategic creative direction for the retail division
  • Partner with customer research team to continually learn about our customers and their behaviors and use learnings to drive design decisions
  • Design emails, banners and digital assets for our site as needed
  • Work with vendors to manage inventory and negotiate pricing/delivery schedules
  • Create tech packs as needed
  • Collaborate with the creative, marketing and product/tech teams to conceptualize, design, and execute brand creative
  • Work on special projects directed by the Creative Director
  • Bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of hands-on experience creating both digital and print work
  • Strong conceptual thinking and design sensibilities
  • Direct experience as a partner in developing and shaping retail design strategy
  • Ability to collaborate with visual merchandising team to ensure store design strategy supports visual merchandising execution
  • Project management strength: able to plan, prioritize, organize and delegate work effectively
  • A passion for fashion and great attention to detail
  • A love for typography and grid-based design
  • Interest in learning and growing
  • Self-motivated, resourceful and hardworking
  • Proactive, positive attitude
  • Must be a team player that is able to equally contribute and listen to others
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, and the tools for print and web design; Squarespace experience is a plus
  • Understanding of retail, HTML and CSS is a plus, but not required
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  • Savvy with social media
  • Passion for creating online advertising that busts through banner blindness
  • A desire to push the work to places most would never dare dream of
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  • 8 years as a member of a design team at a major consumer publication
  • Ability to create clear mood boards that communicate conceptual and aesthetic direction of stories
  • Communication and people skills (you must be flexible and able to collaborate effectively with editorial staff)
  • Extremely creative and able to articulate vision
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  • Hires freelancers when necessary and oversees their work
  • Interface with editors, authors, sales, marketing and production staff on book titles
  • Color corrects all stages of proof in house
  • Keep manager informed of projects
  • Keep book projects on a timely schedule to maintain publication dates
  • Must possess 7 to 10 years of prior relevant work experience
  • Knowledge of typography, graphic design, book manufacturing, printing, and production
  • Knowledge of Macintosh computers, INDESIGN, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Be detailed-oriented, well organized and able to set priorities under pressure
  • Proven ability to interface with all levels of management in various departments
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  • Partner with the technical director, design leadership, and production to deliver high-bar VR experiences and content across varied platforms (PC and mobile)
  • Manage the expectations of key stakeholders across Oculus regarding the execution of quality VR experiences and content
  • Collaborate with partners across Oculus to co-develop apps and experiences in the PC and mobile space
  • Build a strong understanding of VR and coach others in successful execution in that space
  • Manage quality and performance for all VR experiences throughout the life of all projects
  • Manage a team of leads to successfully fulfill a project’s art requirements
  • Partner with direct reports in developing career plans, training, and growth
  • Drive the concept team and remove ambiguity from day-to-day tasks
  • Share the content creation load with the art team
  • Provide constructive, actionable feedback for the art team
  • Work with production to build schedule predictability
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  • Design and concept in-product experiences, web experiments and conceptual brand expressions across media (No coding or development experience necessary)
  • Deep understanding of product design and project strategy
  • Concepting and prototyping for various projects
  • Must have portfolio link on resume
  • Portfolio features user-friendly product design, web design and creative branding work
  • 5+ years designing and concepting for brand and product
  • Can clearly articulate conceptual and design decisions
  • History of self-initiated projects
  • Understands basic content strategy
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  • Develop and manage world-class design projects. Create a broad range of compelling solutions for client marketing challenges
  • Co-lead key projects both strategically and creatively
  • Ensure delivery of compelling creative work, on-time, on-budget
  • Contribute to total client solution and project scope on key creative projects
  • Facilitate synergistic partnerships between designers, writers, client services and operations
  • Contribute to a feeling of belonging to Creative Services
  • Bring energy and fresh ideas to the creative process
  • Seek out professional development opportunities for yourself and other members of the design group
  • Provide marketing support; participate in appropriate sales and creative presentations
  • Develop key client professional relationships
  • Review and analyze design job costs for your projects
  • Experienced in Adobe Creative Suite: Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
  • Additional experience in Adobe After Effects is a plus
  • High level of organization and ability to adhere to deadlines
  • A positive attitude
  • Must display the maturity required to work in a casual, informal office setting
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  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Multimedia/Motion Graphics/3D or related discipline from an accredited college or university required
  • A minimum of 5-10 years of digital and print design experience
  • Demonstrated ability to develop conceptual visual ideas and execute against them to create innovative digital/multimedia solutions in a highly collaborative environment
  • Thorough understanding of best practices in motion graphics, 3D, web design, eBooks and user interface/information architecture conventions and print design
  • Thorough knowledge of user experience deliverables such as site maps, storyboards, wireframes, functional specifications and style guides
  • Superb information design abilities, fastidious and efficient production and optimization habits, and impeccable problem solving skills
  • Understanding of the latest design trends and an interest in exploring and pushing creative boundaries and the ability to think about design beyond the screen and print
  • Ability to shoot and edit video
  • A background in brand identity and print/advertising design is a plus
  • Ability to thrive in multidisciplinary teams and the skills to balance great design with short deadlines
  • Software expertise including: CS6, Apple Motion, Final Cut, Flash, 3D rendering, HTML, CSS and Microsoft Office
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  • Lead a team of UI/UX designers to the delivery of a world-class mobile & console user interfaces, contributing leadership and outstanding individual work to the effort
  • Collaborate with the Creative Director to establish style, quality, and workflow requirements for the UI/UX discipline
  • Help grow the skills and careers of the UI/UX designers
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  • Oversees the art direction to ensure consistency and differentiation of brands across division, consistent with market trends, brand position, and business strategy
  • Works collaboratively with peers to improve processes and enforce best practices across the entire department
  • Researches global print & graphic direction in the market in order to identify & interpret new trends for all of the divisions brands
  • Communicates and translates strategies and decisions back to team
  • Influences Sr Leadership from both PD and Merchants to adopt innovation and newness
  • Progressive management experience
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  • This individual will be expected to play a hands-on production role in the creation of print ads, key art, mood boards, story boards, style frames and presentations as need for projects in the department. He/she will be an expert using the primary production software used by the department, and a strong working knowledge of the production tools in other disciplines
  • The Art Director will play a mentorship and visionary role for the department. He/she will check in on and provide creative solutions for Designers, Compositors, CG Artists and Producers on a daily basis. The Art Director will regularly assess the performance of artists on the team and provide performance information to the department heads. He/she will also lead by example in matters pertaining to company policy and performance. He/she will help set the vision for the department as it relates to determining production software and hardware. The Art Director will work with the Senior Creative Director and Production Manager to conduct interviews of artists who aspire to join the team, whether as freelance, independent contractor or staff
  • Bachelor's Degree (Art & Design, Visual Communication) or equivalent
  • 5-8 years working experience in a portfolio that supports creative expertise, able to give direction and manage multiple projects,
  • Experienced in leading others, Broadcast Design, Print and Digital Experience
  • Knowledgeable in major design software such as CS suite (illustrator, Photoshop, AEP, etc.)
  • Proficient in visualization, sketching, and fluent communication skills
  • Proficiency in written and verbal English
  • Animation background an asset
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  • Oversee the brand portfolio, including updates to brand standards/styles, and requests for new assets
  • Ensure the effective use and application of traditional and digital design assets to meet marketing channel requirements
  • Manage a staff of designers; ensure standards and deadlines are met
  • Create an environment of constant learning, engagement and creativity that foster fresh and progressive ideas in design and concepts
  • Maintain strong working relationships with team leaders in Marketing Communications and business groups to ensure alignment with strategic goals
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Fine Arts, Graphic Design or related field
  • Eight years of experience in graphic design across multiple mediums
  • Experience in graphic design branding
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  • Must implicitly understand the overall objectives for the Rodale brand annually,
  • Develop a long-term creative vision for the Rodale brand to establish the brand as a market leader
  • View and evaluate all creative work through a strategic lens
  • Communicate regularly with Executive Creative Director, copywriter, project management and internal clients to ensure project timelines are met
  • Able to direct work and manage a team of 4 creative professionals, as well as freelance and outside vendors as necessary
  • Be an integral part of internal brainstorms and critiques
  • Able to work on multiple client initiatives at any given time
  • Possess expert understanding of print and interactive design, and experience creating product for both print and digital media
  • 10 years experience in the advertising industry
  • BA – minimum of undergraduate college degree required
  • Creative portfolio that highlights strategic conceptual thinking
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe creative suite
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Passionate and articulate creative thinker with the ability to lead and mentor
  • Great presentation skills
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  • Support/facilitate the mandatory adherence to ISO9001 requirements, processes and procedures
  • Thorough knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. MAC literacy
  • Minimum of three years of design/art direction
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  • To oversee all design and art direction for the brandacross all channels – online and offline
  • To create stand-out, powerful brand experiences maintainingand enhancing the highest standards and working in partnership with keystakeholers
  • The Art Director will imagine and execute digital experiences,where brand and user experiences combine, improving standards and leadingthe way in digital design delivery
  • You will be professional, assertive and extremely well organised with the ability to prioritise, delegate and multi-task under pressure. You will have the strength of character to give and receive constructive critique on all projects
  • Create inspiring and challenging conceptual ideasthat work in a truly integrated way, both online and offline. Originate your own ideas and present them. Know whenand how to facilitate collaboration
  • Master the latest technology, crafting work thatdemonstrates expertise and design flair in typography, colour theory,composition and use of content
  • Responsible for the quality of concept andexecution
  • Able to come up with the best creative solutionsachievable within budget. - Provide leadership, inspiration, guidance, supportand direction to the design team
  • Work with Digital Designers, Copywriters, Managing Editor and Merchandisers andDesigners in order to see an idea through the creative and commercial process
  • Develop and maintain the visual direction of thesite and the user experience
  • Work according to Brand guidelines and showunderstanding and relevance to the target market
  • Effectively visualise concepts and pass them on todesigners for them to create the end product, giving direction on photographystyle, typography, print material and finishing of stock
  • Provide direction to designers on how concepts willbe delivered; attend pre-production meets with stylists and attend photo shootswhere possible, providing direction to photographers to meet the creative brief
  • Design and art direct the look and feel of productpages, editorial content, newsletters, social media and all PR and marketingassets
  • Capitalise on all available resources to develop newways of supporting product and enlivening content (within budget, such asvideo, GIF animation, B roll on fashion shoots etc)
  • Encourage excellence, and team spirit
  • Develop and maintain photography/industry contacts
  • Keep up to date with emerging trends in fashion,design, film, art, media and technology where relevant to your role and thedesign team
  • Work closely with the production team to ensure themost creative and effective use of budgets
  • Shepherd an experience all the way through from sketches to the delivery of polished visual design and HTML, ready to hand over to final build
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  • Designs and executes packaging, information graphics and promotional material for ABC News broadcasts, digital entities and all other related content
  • Creative liaison between artists in the graphics department and different ABC News dayparts/shows
  • Collaborates with directors, producers, and writers to visualize editorial ideas and translate and improve upon initial concepts
  • Designing for multiple platforms (video/digital), interactive development, visual storytelling, information design, typography and be an ingenious visual problem solver
  • Manage creative staff and deadlines of multiple projects
  • Must be highly creative, innovative, extremely motivated, organized and able to handle creative pressures under extreme deadlines
  • The candidate must be able to manage quick turnaround of graphics assets
  • Minimum 5 years as a Designer overseeing video and or interactive design
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule including weekends
  • Visual design and development experience along with thorough hands-on proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite. Must also have knowledge of current graphics software such as C4D, Maya, VizRt, and Flame
  • Ability to manage creative staff and deadlines
  • Motion graphics experience a must
  • Strong editorial background with demonstrated experienc making editorial decisions
  • Detail-oriented with proficiency at managing multiple projects with competing deadlines
  • Ability to identify and implement process improvements to meet project & team needs
  • Ability to think & communicate clearly and effectively, contributing to all discussions and strategy during the entire design process, from concept through completion
  • Thorough understanding of brand identity principles and ability to apply brand consistency across multiple platforms
  • Five or more years experience in Graphic Design in a Digital/Broadcast environment
  • BA from a four year accredited college or university or equivalent work experience
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  • Contribute a profound sense of aesthetics, including composition, animation techniques, camerawork, color, typography and style
  • Demonstrate mastery of production tools including AfterEffects, Photoshop, Cinema 4D, InDesign, Premiere and Illustrator
  • Maintain an active awareness of current trends in commercial/design work, and the drive to push beyond them
  • Explore ideas and execute designs quickly and in a wide range of styles, as mandated by deadlines and project objectives, with or without reference materials
  • Expand our team’s creative capabilities and vision through continued experimentation, research and professional development
  • Lead a design team on day to day needs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Animation, Illustration, Fine Art, or related field; or equivalent professional experience
  • Requires 3 years minimum experience in Commercial, Feature Film, and/or Video Game production with an emphasis on drawing
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  • Explore and Design creative solutions that help every person and every organization to achieve more
  • Develop and maintain aesthetic targets and technical processes in order to realize the visual and design goals
  • Demonstrate and communicate clear expectations for quality of work, productivity, communication and professionalism to the Art team and our partners
  • Work across discipline with the design, developer and production teams to define and manage key milestones
  • Bring your passion for artistic innovation and the highest quality
  • Collaborate and provide feedback to other artists and designers on the team
  • Deliver interactions and flows that embrace or extend existing design patterns
  • Identify and articulate new design patterns suitable across multiple products
  • Define and assist in the production of style guides, art targets, redlines, comps, wireframes, flows, explorations, vision demos and prototypes which establish and drive product-wide concepts, brand narratives, and experience value propositions
  • Document design decisions for consumption by the broader design studio team, as well as key partner teams
  • Work closely and iteratively with developers to ensure design quality, accuracy and consistency
  • Highlight unaddressed issues within his or her team and resolves, escalates, or finds the appropriate owner to ensure the highest level of quality
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  • Create, direct, and modify production artwork for social VR
  • Use industry standard and proprietary tools to create content
  • Manage outsourced art partners
  • Manage and build a small team of artists as necessary
  • Partner with product managers, engineers, user researchers, and designers to see our projects through from concept to ship and beyond
  • Strong 3D art modeling skills with an emphasis on character modeling
  • Ability to define and drive varied art styles, from realistic to caricature to abstract
  • Technical skills – understand the underlying technology and tools necessary to make art for virtual reality
  • Broad familiarity with modern 3D graphics art production – rigging, animation, modeling, hard surface, environments, shaders, etc
  • Familiarity with standard game engines such as Unity and Unreal Engine
  • Familiarity with industry standard art tools such as Maya
  • Portfolio demonstrating a keen interest in games and/or VR
  • 5+ years industry experience in games, film, or other interactive media
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  • Own, articulate, and evangelize visual direction for the game, ensuring an industry leading, brand-consistent look
  • Work closely with the game development team to ensure art supports and enhances the game fiction and narrative
  • Review, direct and provide positive constructive feedback to a variety of game art disciplines including, environments, characters, VFX, lighting, animation and outsourced art
  • Mentor art team members to help them grow as creative professionals
  • Work closely with production, engineering and other disciplines to ensure a collaborative, efficient approach to the development of the game
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  • Lead Editors, Researchers, Illustrators, Authors, Photographers, Packagers, design studios, and Cartographers to develop and/or maintain design concept, content, and visual approach of various publications, primarily single title trade books and large reference programs. Stay abreast of trends and new techniques being utilized in the industry, and incorporate those elements into each project's design to keep them current with (and even ahead of) the times
  • Work with Manufacturing to assure accurate color reproduction quality, being mindful of schedules and budgets and to effect the most cost-effective and productive approaches to design and manufacturing situations
  • Work closely with Children's publishing group to develop product concepts
  • At least 5 years of experience in print design
  • At least 3 years of experience in art direction
  • Experience designing within a corporate brand is a plus
  • Strong working knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Acrobat, project management software
  • Excellent design skills and a full understanding of the print publication process
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  • Design and create assets for the POPSUGAR brand, projects include photo shoot concepts, events print collateral, social media content, photography retouching, email newsletters, and brand presentations
  • Uphold and improve upon the brand identity, colors, photography standards, and presentation templates
  • Assist the Creative Director in creation and evolution of the POPSUGAR brand
  • Strong conceptual thinking with excellent execution
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  • Oversee all brand visuals, including social media, articles, and videos
  • Collaborate with editors to brainstorm ideas for visually based stories, including galleries and infographics
  • Oversee a small team of designers and photo editors
  • Assign and manage freelance illustrators and other artists creating original content
  • Work simultaneously with editors and ad and branded content teams to ensure sponsored photo shoots, graphics, and other visuals fit the brand aesthetic
  • Create and execute strategies to grow the brand on visual-based social platforms, both existing and as new ones emerge
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  • Experience with Photography, nice to have but not a must
  • You have a "can do it" attitude
  • You have a passion for creating content that will engage your audience
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  • Strong conceptual capabilities
  • Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the quality of work throughout all phases of the project
  • Execute top quality design work as necessary in alignment with the agency’s standards
  • Participates constructively in inter-department communications
  • The AD will support the ACD/CD in client related projects to make sure work is delivered on-time and at a high level of execution
  • The AD will be responsible for supporting the agency in both client facing and internal initiatives
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  • Developing concepts and communicating ideas
  • Balancing strategic development with client business objectives
  • Directing & delegating to core creative services disciplines (design, information architecture, audio design, production and copywriting)
  • Directly contributing to project design and development:- creating storyboards / initial graphic concepts- conceiving functional design solutions- creating site grids and interface demos
  • Providing quality assurance of all creative deliverables
  • Mentoring and coaching team members through project development and performance management
  • Building and maintaining a rapport with clients, partner agencies and vendors
  • Contribute to the innovative development of the creative department
  • Strong design portfolio with 4+ years education, 4+ years design and interactive work experience
  • Well-developed communication skills
  • Experience with strategic brainstorming, campaign development, creative brief development and creative execution
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • A solid working knowledge of the latest versions of Mac OS, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Comprehensive understanding of interaction and UI design
  • Committed to the profession of visual communication
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  • Directing contributing to project design and development: - creating storyboards / initial graphic concepts - conceiving functional design solutions - creating site grids and interface demos
  • Strong design portfolio with 4+ years education, 2+ years design and interactive work experience
  • Committed to the professional of visual communication
  • Experience meeting clients and presenting your work
  • A solid working knowledge of the latest version of Mac OS, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Understanding of the strengths and limitations of Flash, After Effects, Quicktime, Director, ImageReady and Final Cut Pro
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  • Participate in the brainstorming of and creation of concepts for best-in-class
  • A solid
  • Able
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  • Design layouts/finished work for Print ads, TV, Outdoor, Radio, Direct Mail, Collateral and/or Merchandising pieces
  • Work as a team with Copywriter
  • Must have strong conceptual ability
  • Must have strong Art Direction abilities across advertising disciplines
  • Must have won international creative awards at the world’s premier advertising award shows (Cannes, D&AD, One Show)
  • Critically acclaimed creative work
  • Must have at least 3 years’ work experience including experience on global and local blue chip accounts
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Computer Skills: Proficient in QUARK, Illustrator, Photo Shop. MAC literacy is required
  • Thorough knowledge of above computer programs
  • Should have at least two years of design/art direction (college level)
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  • Partner with copywriters and other creative team members to generate breakthrough concepts that meet and exceed the requirements of the creative brief
  • Assist other team members in meeting deadlines and deliverables
  • Prepare final files for handoff for printing or technical development
  • Be able to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Be self-motivated with a positive attitude and have strong communications skills
  • Stay current on visual design techniques and software tools
  • Highly creative, conceptual thinker
  • 3-4 years professional advertising, interactive or multimedia experience
  • Excellent design and typography skills
  • Strong working knowledge of HTML, Flash, CSS and other common technologies
  • Ability to help direct Junior Art Directors designers
  • Strong portfolio showing a range of styles and relevant experience
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  • Create and produce design solutions for assigned category or specialty area or project
  • Create design solutions for variety of touchpoints: internal, 2D, retail, digital
  • Collaborate with Brand and Product Design team members to ensure holistic storytelling and holistic brand look and feel
  • Present and communicate objective design solutions with clarity, effectively selling in ideas to variety of stakeholders
  • Execute the production stages of creative, ensuring creative excellence and technical precision throughout the project
  • IT skills: Excel, Word, PowerPoint: advanced /Outlook
  • Strong graphic and verbal skills with the ability to create impactful/exciting visuals and presentations
  • Ability to art direct small scale product photoshoots
  • Language: English: excellent
  • Undergraduate education and/or advanced experience in Graphic or Communication Design, or related Design specialty
  • At least 5 years experience in Sporting Goods/Fashion Industry or Design
  • Experience and understanding of end to end Design process
  • Passion for sports, culture, design
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  • Works with the Marketing and Brand Management team, Colleges, departments, and strategic units, to conceptualize and plan distinctive, differentiating, brand-articulating campaigns
  • Leads and conceptualizes teams, processes, and practices that guide concept development and advances the UA brand among UA marketers
  • Builds community and relationships to become a UA brand expert resource for campus
  • Creates marketing materials including, but not limited to, ads and graphics in all media, videos, websites, emails, signage, print, and event-based collateral
  • Serves as an ambassador for the UA brand to internal constituents as well as vendors
  • Manages competing priorities with aplomb, contributing to team discussions about deadlines, deliverables, and budgets
  • Works with producers in all fields – writers, web and app developers, photographers, videographers, printers, installers, media buyers, etc. – to deploy marketing collateral on time with best quality in budget
  • Gives and receives feedback in a team spirit with the intent of creating the best possible product
  • Mentors and directs the daily activities of student creative staff
  • Researches and understands creative trends and best practices and basic market positioning
  • Remains mission and goal-oriented, placing the strategic needs of the University, Marketing and Brand Management, and clients first
  • Bachelor’s degree in visual design or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience required
  • A body of work and portfolio that demonstrates broad and deep design skills and marketing savvy
  • Proficiency in the professional Adobe Creative Cloud suite, including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Impeccable written and oral skills
  • Team oriented and collaborative
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  • Solid understanding of the technical side of web development, including working knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, iOS and other technologies
  • 6+ years experience working in domain area
  • Recognized and sought out as a expert in their domain
  • Ability to think strategically about domain focus
  • Demonstrates design vision and an ability to innovate in a problem space
  • Able to create a wide variety of solutions and demonstrates knowledge of various design styles
  • Ability to accept feedback
  • Ability to articulate ideas in a manner that is clearly understood by senior creative and project management staff
  • Excellent organization skills to file work in a manner that is accessed and modified by others
  • Professional desire to deliver quality design at high volume in a tight timeframe
  • Proactively identifies new initiatives and seeks out areas for engagement
  • Incorporates and collaborates on higher-level cross-domain design patterns and/or standards
  • Works at a peer-level with sr. marketing managers and is a trusted collaborator
  • Able to review, critique, and guide the team’s work
  • Works collaboratively with web production to ensure that the visual design functions successfully within WCMS
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  • Accountable for developing and implementing designs and design elements with limited supervision
  • Executes design work that meets defined quality standards in a timely manner
  • Regularly reviews creative work with the group’s senior creative staff to get feedback on direction, and to ensure the work is aligned with other activities in the group
  • Participates in presentations or meetings as appropriate
  • 5 to 10 years work experience
  • Good design skills with an ability to evaluate own work as it relates to Adobe’s brand and needs
  • Demonstrated reliable judgment as to when work may be “off track” and when to ask senior creative staff for advice
  • Ability to accept feedback and redirect own work with limited supervision
  • Solid skills with design software used by the department, including, but not limited to, Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop
  • Good organization skills to file work in a manner that can be accessed and modified by others
  • Working knowledge of the creative requirements of multiple marketing communications media including advertising, direct marketing, interactive, and collateral, in both print and broadcast mediums
  • A good understanding of the design development process including schedules, costs and resources needed to efficiently produce high quality work on time and to specification
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  • Work closely with the Design Director to create a singular graphic vision across all touch points
  • Contribute to the design and production of the BNY catalogs
  • Support the store and visual display team to create signage needed for interior highlight areas as well as typographic treatments for windows
  • Work with marketing and public relations department to creative visual collateral for events, outdoor advertising, direct mail promotions as well as Newspaper and Magazine advertisements
  • Mentor and assist junior graphic designers in the department
  • Must have 3 years of experience
  • Must demonstrate a refined design, color and typographic sensibility
  • Must be motivated, extremely organized, and able to prioritize and manage multiple projects under tight deadlines
  • BA or MFA in graphic design
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  • Working from a brief or outline to generate design ideas to present to staff and authors including new cutting edge designs that maintain the MC vision
  • Place all final images in the layout files (InDesign) including sizing, developing the page budget and extent while following the MC Style Guide
  • Resolves outstanding art or design issues with editors, authors, photographers, marketing/PR and culinary team
  • Keeps the brand and branding materials up-to-date and provides art direction support to all the teams as well as the founder. Responsible for managing the team to create presentations, marketing collateral, website and all things design related
  • Attends and participates in various department meetings; leads any meeting about photography or design that drive the layout of the book
  • Works closely with photographer, designers and editors during book projects and provides art input for outlines, recipes, chapters, locational shoots and all general design content
  • Creates thumbnails that coincide with outline to pre-plan for photo shoots
  • Manages projects including outside vendors and contributors with regards to MC Style Guide and approves all material on brand for all MC editions including Foreign languages
  • Serves as manager to the photography team and designers plus provides a design and art liaison between the various teams
  • Works with Marketing/PR to provide design related answers for a wide range of projects
  • Manages photo researcher who manages a stock photo library for each project
  • Reviews book manuscripts in preparation for final design following the guidelines of the MC Style Guide in tandem with Photographers
  • Proofreads final page proofs in preparation for final book production including layout, photography and art errors
  • Photography, art design and book production process, including work in a culinary environment
  • Design programs including Lightroom and Photoshop CC
  • Pre-press proofing for composition and overall design guidelines
  • Finding image solutions for a variety of creative and technical problems
  • Creative vision to achieve goals in a timely, productive, and fiscally responsible manner
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to deal with a broad range of interaction styles
  • Effective communication skills; open to new ideas
  • Highly motivated and able to maintain positive attitude in the face of challenges and deadline pressure
  • The ability to work collaboratively and diplomatically across the team with strong written and verbal communication skills, organizational skills, negotiation skills and proficiency in creative problem-solving and decision-making
  • 7 - 10 years of full-time work experience as an art director or senior designer working on complex full-color books
  • Must have the ability to work under pressure with a strong record of meeting deadlines
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  • Conceptualize & Design Marketing Materials (50%) – work with the team to concept and create a variety of digital and print marketing materials while maintaining a consistent brand experience dependent on various target audiences including corporate/channel, international, and end users
  • Process Simple Graphic Requests (30%) – produce necessary graphics for simple graphic requests
  • File Management (10%) – provide project progress comps/drafts in our project management software and upload completed work in our media library
  • Maintain Work Status Reports (10%) – maintain project status information in our project management software
  • Bachelor degree or higher required in related field (marketing, journalism or advertising/communications or relevant work experience)
  • 5+ years’ experience in marketing, in-house or agency, required
  • Demonstrated record of success across a variety of marketing disciplines
  • Strong in concept development
  • Super-user of Adobe’s Creative Suite (mainly InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • Fluency in English and Danish, spoken and written
  • Knowledge of and an interest in production for both digital and print media
  • Prior industry knowledge is not essential
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  • Develop concepts for Video/Print/Interactive media that reflect strategy, are appropriate for the brand’s personality, and are extremely creative
  • Deliver strategically sound, conceptually based, iconic experiences, and identify new opportunities for the Twitter Brand
  • Be a strategic partner to our product marketing, brand strategy, marketing strategy, events, vertical marketing, business marketing operations, consumer marketing, and other critical departments as required
  • Mentor and inspire a team of designers, producers, contractors, and UX designers
  • Maintain Twitter’s global business brand style and guidelines
  • BA or MFA degree in Design or related discipline
  • 7 or more years of experience at world-class creative agency leading digital creative for iconic global brands and an awe-inspiring portfolio of brand-defining interactive experiences
  • Experience leading and building teams and developing strong agency partnerships
  • A collaborative approach that fits with the Twitter culture
  • Experience establishing a brand’s voice, representing the promise of a brand to reinvent the advertising agency industry
  • Portfolio should include a mix of advertising campaigns across different media such as TV, print, digital, or experiential. Video experience is essential
  • Ability to press check and a solid understanding of photography, illustration, typography, editing, transfer, and shooting of marketing films
  • A strategic and conceptual team leader who is constructive, willing to take creative risks, charismatic, smart, and committed to a vision
  • Leading the creative development of Twitter’s Global Brand and Creative Studio marketing content and experiences (video, digital assets, infographics, presentations, playbooks, event experiences, presentation materials, etc)
  • Creating exemplary, intuitive, and useful visual design solutions
  • Be a demonstrated leader who has experience leading a team of designers and creatives to build Twitter’s in-house visual design studio
  • Communication with the project team throughout all stages including concepting/production
  • Leading the development of stimulating marketing materials that clearly demonstrate Twitter’s value proposition
  • Strong relationship skills, partnering with cross-functional VPs and Directors
  • Ability to interpret a high-volume of content from Twitter’s Product Marketing, Research and Communications teams. Synthesize the output of these different teams into clear, consistent “go-to-market” materials
  • Clear market vision, staying on top of industry trends and research ensuring Twitter’s presence is always ahead of the curve and relevant
  • Excellent understanding of cross-channel marketing, specifically which materials are best suited to different marketing efforts
  • Recruiting and managing a world class, talented team who are inspired to bring to life your vision and work with you
  • Build processes which focus on efficiency, speed to market and high quality
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  • Collaborate with editors and reporters to come up with innovative and appropriate art solutions for stories covering a wide array of subjects
  • Manage and prioritize projects for a team of photo editors, designers and illustrators on a day-to-day basis based on the needs of the UK editorial team
  • Direct the flow of traffic, establish timelines, manage expectations, and balance both long and short term projects
  • Determine the visual needs for stories and how photography, design, or illustration fit into the larger goal for the piece
  • Communicate effectively and consistently with editors and reporters in the UK as well as with counterparts in BuzzFeed’s US office
  • Commission photography and illustration as needed
  • Work with Photo Editor to direct in-house photoshoots
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  • Remain current with design/industry trends and advances in technology
  • 3-5 years of experience in agency/in-house environment leading Art Direction on global brands
  • Able to identify as well as solve challenges
  • Power Point
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  • You should be creating and designing solutions that are unique, strategic and award-winning. Your work should speak for itself and you should have a proven track record of creating work that "wows". You are a visual master with an eye for detail and style. You know what is right and what works. Your solutions are just better
  • You need to be a fantastic communicator and be comfortable presenting your ideas to the team and to clients. You have experience meeting clients and presenting and selling your work. You can rationalize your ideas with strong creative and practice rationale. You have a dynamic personality that's trust-worthy, confident and pragmatic. Energy and passion are big plusses
  • You are a strategist as well as artist.You need to have the ability to deliver work that is simultaneously eloquent and practical. Delivering real business results artfully is your mission
  • You should be incredibly organized, methodical and timely.You should be able to meet or exceed all creative expectations for deliverables, estimations and project management. You must be able to direct a team of designers and production artists and communicate, direct and manage needs to outside vendors: photographers, 3D artists, animators and such
  • 5-7+ years Art Director Experience - focusing on the digital experience process of User Research, Interaction Design and UX Strategy, with a strong focus on collaboration and art direction, helping define the integration of great visual design
  • Understand interactivity, the digital space, marketing, advertising
  • Demonstrate fantastic communication skills and a meticulous eye for detail
  • Be able to take direction and use your creative skillset to provide design options with rational
  • Think creatively and justify concepts to clients and team members
  • Participate in strategic brainstorming, concept development, creative brief development and creative execution
  • Understand the strengths and limitations of the tools and technologies at your disposal
  • Not eligible for visa sponsorship
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  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Visual Arts or similar degree
  • 5+ years of experience in the creative industry; Art/Interactive Art Direction or Graphic Design
  • Preferred to have 2 years’ experience managing or leading freelance or full-time design resources
  • Experience working in an agency or in-house team environment, leveraging branding guidelines to develop a range of creative initiatives while utilizing various procedures and processes. Previous experience securing vendors and managing contract/freelance employees
  • Expert understanding of graphic design and design technologies
  • Advanced experience using Adobe Creative Suite (Creative Cloud preferred)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Experience in HTML, CSS and interactive tools preferred but not required
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize according to deadlines and react to adjustments on the fly
  • Excellent organizational, communication (verbal/written) and interpersonal skills
  • Attention to details is a must
  • Should be attentive to potential issues that risk altering production schedules and determine best steps to mitigate additional work or costs where possible
  • Ability to organize and implement changes to tracking and data documents
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  • Help drive the creative process. We are looking for creative thinkers offering a fresh perspective while working to understand and refine the approach in an iterative way
  • Manage and mentor younger creatives on the team as well as build and push the work to new levels
  • Establish primary design direction
  • Incorporate the best design and technology practices to provide cohesive support of overall creative strategies
  • Lead creative teams from an art direction and design perspective
  • Proactively identify and resolves issues
  • Take personal accountability for on-time deliverables and expertly crafted design that is in compliance with style guides and standards
  • Always present work to ACD or CD before all internal meetings and client presentations
  • Executes top quality design work as necessary in alignment with the agency’s high standards
  • Participates constructively in inter-department and cross-service line communications
  • Partner with other disciplines (Brand planning, UX, Technology, and Social/Mobile) where possible
  • Develops oneself toward thorough leadership
  • Brainstorm, concept and collaborate on overall campaign ideas with creative team
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  • Design of high quality engaging and compelling web pages and campaign landing pages
  • Supporting and directing internal graphic designers and external creative agencies
  • Review and approval of agency projects
  • Art directing shoots for our internal photo library and customer photography
  • Concepting and executing advertising campaigns in conjunction with agencies
  • Design of high impact print material including billboards, posters, event signage and direct mail pieces
  • Ensure the Brand is correctly used on all Advertising, Company Literature, web assets etc
  • Work with key stakeholders, recommending and advising them on project style, technical format (web/print), timescales etc
  • Ability to speak German, French or Dutch would be very advantageous
  • BA or similar in a relevant field (Graphic Design, Multimedia design, Visual Design, etc.)
  • Highly-proficient in Adobe Creative suite, in particular AI,PS and ID
  • Exceptional portfolio of work demonstrating a range of thought and skills
  • Minimum 6 years studio/industry experience
  • Hands-on expertise in developing digital solutions for all channels and screens
  • Strong conceptual skills coupled with an excellent written and verbal communication skills. Effective, appropriate communicator at all levels, up and down, throughout organization
  • Proactive, energetic, enthusiastic and positive
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems conceptually in collaboration with cross-functional in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-motivated and highly organized
  • Video editing experience and experience with Flash a plus
  • Ability to travel throughout Europe and to San Francisco
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  • 8+ years experience as Art Director
  • Experienced in producing digital and traditional advertising ideas
  • Cross disciplinary experience in print, interactive and environmental design
  • Four ‘A’ agency experience
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  • Creative preparation, art direction and management of editorial photo shoots
  • Manage on set crews in studio
  • Bring creative ideas to maintain Gilt’s editorial homepage
  • Maintain individual brand guidelines while aligning with Gilt’s image
  • Inspire and motivate the team. The photo team has a high output of creative imagery and the art director must be able to lead the team to produce fresh, amazing images on a daily basis
  • Be hands-on and highly creative when concepting editorial imagery. The right candidate will be able to utilize our props and environment to create unique and fresh images daily
  • Huge attention to detail - editorial photography must be consistent and fall within established guidelines
  • 5+ years of experience in art directing fashion photo shoots with a focus on Women’s
  • Strong eye for layout and composition
  • Strong time management, communication, interpersonal skills, and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to adapt to changing business needs while maintaining creative quality
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  • Educational/Position Requirements: BS/BA in graphics or related field Previous experience within related field: 7+ years
  • Knowledge and Skills in Design Programs such as InDesign, Photoshop, Keynote, and working knowledge of Video Editing Software
  • Ability to work closely with the Creative Director and understand coalition and brand goals and objectives as they apply to creative projects
  • Ability to manage creative job flow and maintain schedules and achieve deadlines
  • Ability to manage and mentor graphic designers
  • Excellent presentation skills and the ability to articulate smart and inspired creative ideas to management
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  • BA or MA in Graphic Design, Interaction Design, Cognitive Science, or HCI, or equivalent experience
  • Multiple years of professional experience designing mobile, web, tablet Interactive media and user interfaces for product software, web and /or mobile applications and experiences
  • Expert Knowledge in Photoshop, After Effects and Illustrator
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  • Work on and manage a large variety of graphic projects
  • Develop exceptional designs together with your team while always keeping the client's requirements in mind
  • Independently manage and execute mid-size content projects involving junior staff members and contractors
  • Use InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop on a regular basis to update assets or create original content
  • Generate ideas both as an individual and as part of a group, clearly articulating those ideas internally and with clients
  • Work cooperatively and collaboratively with all colleagues and professionally with clients
  • Provide creative consultancy to clients when relevant, and communicate progress on creative projects
  • 3-5+ years of creative experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Design is preferred
  • Very deep knowledge and understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, primarily InDesign and Illustrator
  • Have a working knowledge of key visual creation tools – InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, i.e. an adaptable visual skill set
  • Any kind of additional business relevant software such as
  • Deep passion for digital and editorial topics
  • Experience in managing complex projects
  • Strong interest in producing creative content, dipping into photography, video, and graphic design
  • Fully reliable when it comes to meeting deadlines, staying organized, and balancing priorities
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment and Independent work style, ability to plan and execute without constant direction
  • Demonstrable ability to take initiative is a must
  • Not afraid to jump into untested waters and learn from failure
  • Creative, highly organized, detail oriented and love getting stuff done while welcoming responsibility and tough challenges
  • Can work with international colleagues across all hierarchy levels
  • Have very strong communication skills, a strategic mindset, and can articulate a vision for yourself, your team, and the client
  • Have the ability to interpret a brief, and respond with compelling and insightful concepts
  • Able to explain your ideas to your colleagues and clients convincingly
  • Comfortable working with sophisticated branding guidelines
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  • Strong creative problem-solving skills with the desire to learn and assist others on your team
  • Solid knowledge of steps required in creative development process and the ability to perform those tasks in a timely and productive manner
  • Ability to articulate creative ideas and “sell” your work to a group of your peers
  • A positive attitude that contributes to the overall success of a collaborative environment
  • A relevant online portfolio or PDF of your current work, demonstrating strong conceptual, design and typography skills. MUST include samples of entertainment industry key art projects
  • 3-5 years of design agency experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts, Advertising or Graphic Design preferred
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  • Minimum of three years in graphic or illustrative experience
  • Knowledge of the current techniques and materials involved in various reproduction processes, working knowledge of the equipment and materials used in graphic illustration, knowledge of all current graphics applications--Quark, In-design, PhotoShop, Illustrator, and basic HTML, as well as MS Office. Must be comfortable with web interfaces
  • Knowledge of the principles of artistic design, the use of color, and typography
  • Ability to develop creative and innovative ways to solve a problem, ability to design, lay out and do finished art work utilizing a variety of graphics software, ability to work on both PC and Mac platforms
  • Ability to prepare materials for reproduction, and communicate clearly with printers and production vendors, ability to establish cooperative working relationships with others, strong customer service skills, ability to meet deadlines in a productive manner and ability to make arithmetic computations where required; working in a networked way, emphasizing collaboration in a complex environment
  • Knowledgeable of current and new technologies to assist in offering design and graphic direction as well as knowledge of procurement, copyright and other relevant business policies and procedures
  • Open to receiving feedback and constructive criticism, and able to integrate it into projects
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and at times under tight deadlines
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  • Possesses a strong worth ethic and "can do" attitude
  • Is a true team player, not a solo act
  • Responsible for working with a copywriter to develop strong ideas on behalf of our clients
  • Able to translate ideas into visual communication that works hard
  • Is a "true art director"; Skilled in both executing - and directing others- to fulfill their vision and create high-quality work
  • Keeps Sr ADs and ACDs in the loop on project status and is not afraid to seek out their counsel and direction whenever needed
  • Possesses a strong work ethic and constant desire to learn
  • Has good communication skills, working well with a wide range of people across diverse agency disaplines
  • Previous agency experience preferred
  • Degree in related field preferred
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  • Design, develop and maintain e-commerce websites that align with brand guidelines and objectives
  • Manage layout, photo direction and production of print catalogs
  • Create concepts for websites and catalogs and present to clients
  • Direct and attend photo shoots
  • Design flyers, direct-mail pieces, web banners, signage and marketing collateral
  • Collaborate with Marketing Managers to build and maintain an effective creative strategy through multiple platforms
  • Design email marketing campaigns aligned with creative briefs
  • Partner with the merchandising team to enhance creative presentation of brands
  • Solid experience in print and digital design
  • Thorough understanding of brand positioning and application
  • Expert at Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver
  • Intermediate in HTML, CSS and responsive web design/development
  • Solid understanding of UX and UI design
  • Strong design, layout and aesthetic skills
  • Work well in highly collaborative team structure
  • Sharp eye for typography and clean layouts
  • Excellent at prioritizing work and time management
  • Good natured and have an ego-free personality and approach to design
  • Understand how to be effective and adapt in a fast-moving and/or changing environment with varying tasks, responsibilities or people
  • Strong interest in design trends
  • Strong business communication skills, both written and verbal, and the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of internal and external stakeholders and support functions
  • Bachelors degree or higher; in Graphic Design/Web Development or related field
  • 4-6 years experience in creative industry
  • Portfolio of design work
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  • Creates advertising for print & online media including: inserts, direct mail, in-store visuals, promotion materials, ROP’s, corporate & meeting collateral, digital look books, banners, email blasts, etc. as required by BDS Marketing initiatives
  • Manages creative process of assigned projects to keep them on budget and on time. Tasks may include: turn in with buyers, layouts/designs, requests for fashion & product photography, art direction of fashion & product photography, travel to local location shoots, editing images, preparing and managing projects through all proof cycles, meeting all deadlines
  • Manage multiple projects effectively
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Freelance: Stylists, Photographers, Designers
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite InDesign & Knowledge of Photoshop & Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Excel & Microsoft Word / Knowledge of HTML or Social Media a plus
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  • Bachelors degree or 4+ years education plus 7+ years design and interactive work experience
  • Critical Mass 1011 9th Avenue SE, Suite 300, Calgary, Alberta
  • Salary: $90,000 - 100,000 per annum
  • Hours: 40 hours/week
  • Benefits: Medical benefits, dental benefits, disability benefits, life insurance benefits, group insurance benefits, RRSP benefits
  • Posting Date: September 12, 2016
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  • Participate in creative concepting and deliver disruptive, category-defining work across all media
  • Consistently solve brand challenges with innovative, dynamic and visually creative executions
  • Ensure creative concepts deliver on the strategic objectives set forth in creative briefs
  • Stay ahead of innovative design trends and technology to help drive creative solutions
  • Deliver visually compelling solutions on time and on budget
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver strategic creative solutions
  • Understanding of broadcast, digital, mobile and print creative development and production processes; strong experience with developing digital creative solutions
  • Commitment to details, quality, design integrity and innovation
  • Ability to work under demanding deadlines, deliver creative solutions within a fast-paced environment and adjust priorities to meet evolving deadlines
  • Exceptional interpersonal, communication, listening and teamwork skills
  • Strong communication skills and ability to develop, present, and sell creative solutions and ideas
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • A minimum of 5-7 years of art direction experience working within a creative agency, marketing firm or client marketing department
  • Experience in sports or entertainment marketing a plus
  • Advanced computer skills - Adobe Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop
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  • 2-4 years of experience in similar industry
  • 2-5 years of Design or Director Experience and a strong portfolio of professional creative work
  • 2+ years of work experience in the consumer products, media, or agency business
  • Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
  • Excellent written communication and verbal communication skills
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  • Conceptualize, design and present work to internal clients
  • Ensure that objectives are met and highest quality deliverables are on time and on budget
  • Inspire and mentor junior designers with your passion, creativity, leadership and motivation
  • Assist with conceptual development on a variety of design/marketing programs
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  • Lead and manage a talented team of artists (animators, concept artists and modellers)
  • Develop and grow teams while driving engagement
  • Roll up your sleeves and demonstrate exceptional artistic talent
  • Foster a culture that breeds communication, creativity and fun
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  • Creates and leads original designs from concepts, able to direct those efforts in others through completion
  • Leads and sets standards with multiple approaches in multivariate/optimization efforts and generates original visual directions for non-page based media
  • Master of layout, typography, illustration, photography, and sets standards for new creative arenas as they emerge
  • Understand the strategic business intent of specific projects and audience/customer goals
  • Work with Associate Creative Director(s) and Executive Creative Director(s) to ensure maximum effectiveness of various concepts
  • Team player willing to do whatever it takes to make the work better
  • Able to support pitches and sales efforts
  • Minimum 6 years’ experience as professional Art Director in multimedia agency, advertising agency, or design studio with an extremely strong design portfolio
  • Thorough knowledge of design software such as PhotoShop, Illustrator, Freehand, Quark, Flash, and HTML
  • Demonstrated expertise with design programs such as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Quark Ability to turn design into CSS and HTML for delivery to development group General understanding of browser/platform constraints as they affect online design
  • Ability to not only direct creative teams but physically generate amazing work
  • Proven ability to communicate creative solutions with confidence, ease and clarity
  • Strong understanding of information design and the topology of information for the web
  • Full understanding of browser/platform constraints as they affect online design and professional understanding of typography in both print and screen media
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  • Serve as creative visual lead on one or more accounts and projects
  • Work with creative copywriters to ensure maximum effectiveness of various concepts
  • Team player willing to go the extra mile to make the work better
  • Create outstanding visual concepts for different campaigns and projects
  • Demonstrated track record in an advertising agency
  • 2+ years of experience developing, managing and executing campaigns in the advertising world
  • Strong experience in concept creation
  • Ability to synthesize a concept in a visual advertising piece
  • Thorough knowledge of design software such as Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Professional understanding visual trends for advertising
  • Strong interest in technology and digital innovation
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  • Serve as creative leader on one or more accounts and projects
  • Define look and feel of digital executions and provide feedback to team members
  • Present work confidently to team members or clients
  • Be a designer when called upon
  • Demonstrated track record in a client-service environment
  • Thorough knowledge of Adobe design software
  • Professional understanding of typography in both print and screen media
  • Full understanding of mobile/platform constraints as they affect digital design
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  • Hire and develop production designers and contractors on the team
  • Work with the Consumables/CPG retail categories
  • 6+ years experiences in web design and digital marketing
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  • Axure
  • Adobe Captivate
  • Creating style guides
  • Storyboarding
  • Creating accessible websites and PDF files for people with disabilities (Section 508 of the US Rehabilitation Act)
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  • Combination 5+ years of Bachelor’s Degree in digital/graphic design or equivalent and digital agency/design studio experience, including management; animation and GIF experience are a plus
  • Ability to present portfolio that reflects extensive creative work (across multiple platforms including desktop, mobile and social media plus responsive design) and project leadership
  • Demonstrated experience leading and developing design staff and managing a design program
  • Ability to critically evaluate the work performance of design team staff and provide regular, constructive performance feedback
  • Ability to serve as a strategic partner for clients and colleagues
  • Ability to articulate the vision for the design team to clients/colleagues and communicate design rationale and process
  • Advanced knowledge of job-required software applications
  • Excellent organizational skills and ability to effectively resolve complex problems
  • Ability to manage changing priorities, deadlines, and customer needs
  • Demonstrated ability to plan and oversee multiple projects simultaneously
  • Demonstrated working knowledge in visual design principles of layout, typography, and color theory
  • Flexible and able to think strategically with the creative brief
  • Knowledgeable about and able to implement digital best practices
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to establish and maintain relationships; team-focused
  • Ability to multi-task and maintain strong technical, organizational and communication skills
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  • Set and maintain high creative standards across all projects
  • Provide direction to photo and retouching teams
  • Attend weekly turn ins and review merchandise
  • Communicate all changes/updates to creative staff
  • Assist Sr. Art director with projects
  • Supports the creative department with special projects as needed
  • Review and approve vendor images with Account Executive team
  • Maintain updates to Macy’s vendor image guide
  • Develop new initiatives and generate ideas beyond assigned projects
  • Keep abreast of industry trends and competitive landscape; makes recommendations to senior management
  • 5+ years experience in e-commerce still life
  • Digital Photography, Photoshop, and InDesign skills
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Work well under pressure; must be a good team player and communicator
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast paces environment
  • Presentation and management skills
  • Knowledge of photography trends, talent & techniques
  • Ability to anticipate and overcome obstacles
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  • Work directly with CMO and digital marketing team to understand seasonal marketing calendar and create compelling creative to execute on plan
  • Give visual direction for both online and offline marketing assets. This may include digital promotions, seasonal website layout, consumer direct mail pieces, sales team collateral, and any branded consumer facing content
  • Work with Creative Director to direct ad campaigns, including scouting of locations, selection of photographers, model agencies and makeup artists
  • Work with CMO to establish creative budgets and monitor objectives
  • Direct graphic design talent on layouts and timely turnarounds that support all areas of the business including wholesale, ecommerce, and marketing
  • Source 3rd party suppliers and closely monitor trafficking of information to ensure on time production of all collateral and marketing pieces
  • Ensure digital team’s needs are met with timely and creatively compelling visuals that best execute on the seasonal sales strategy and goals
  • Direct the creation of materials for the sales team to communicate seasonal campaigns – both in market and direct to consumer events
  • The Ideal Candidate
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  • Strong experience with Adobe Creative Suite CS5/CS6: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc. and Mac OS
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite: Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, etc
  • Proven ability to design for HTML5 and CSS
  • Keen knowledge of current design and technology trends
  • Strong experience in site and mobile design (including designing for retina display)
  • Appetite and ability to work closely with technology dept. to refine designs
  • Solid brand/identity experience
  • Experience working in an art director/copywriter team setting on conceptual development and integrated campaigns
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English
  • Strong conceptual development, typography and interactive design skills
  • Flexible, adaptable worker with superb multitasking abilities
  • Effectively take initiative and complete projects thoroughly and on time
  • Ability to collaborate and articulate creative ideas to the team
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  • Bridge communications between creative and engineering departments
  • Focus heavily on optimization for both performance and production
  • Work closely with creative and art directors to solve problems with technical solutions
  • Identify and resolve issues of inefficiency and build pipelines that create quality results in optimal time
  • Demonstrate Production leadership: ability to work with and often lead peer artists across multiple specialties and experience levels
  • Cross-discipline problem-solving, collaboration and leadership with the team’s Designers, Engineers and Producers
  • In-depth mastery and understanding of 2D and 3D art and animation packages, in addition to comfort in Unity
  • Thorough understanding of all aspects of game development process, from design methodology to craftsmanship and production
  • Help maintain a culture of learning and sharing among team members
  • 5 years in a Sr. Artist position and 3 years in Art leadership role preferred, with proven track record of driving and managing creative teams to success, as well as building & maintaining art production schedules, working with Producers to attain success on time
  • Confident with sketching, pre-vis and rapid, low-fi visual development, as well as finished, high-quality concept renders using whatever tools make the most sense
  • Passion for games, technology, and amazing user experiences
  • Deep understanding of the technical requirements of real-time content development - getting high-quality results within tight performance budgets
  • Ability to create clear, compelling visual concepts- as static art and motion/pre-vis
  • Familiarity with modern game engines: Unity experience a big plus
  • BA or BFA in Graphic Design, Visual Communications, 2D and 3D digital art creation and production or similar
  • Travel of up to 30% is expected for this role
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  • Develop and realize the design intent of live entertainment projects through the effective execution of the creative process
  • Participate and influence the project's creative development
  • Develop and execute scenic art designs and facility infrastructure as assigned
  • Research and produce concept art for design development and presentations
  • Collaborate with key production disciplines to ensure that the scenic design elements are seamlessly and safely integrated into the overall project
  • Produce design intent drawings, 5-view detailed drawings, provide materials selection, color call-outs and color elevations to help select vendors and communicate project information
  • Provide art direction in the field and to vendors to ensure that final product meets the design intent
  • Develop and/or provide input to art budget and labor requirements
  • Stay current with art research and development efforts within industry including scenic, visual and graphic trends
  • Partner with consultant scenic designers and vendors to ensure Disney quality, compatibility, training and proper documentation of all scenic elements is delivered
  • Conduct ongoing "entertainment show quality" evaluations of existing offerings and provide support to maintain original show intent
  • Establish, build and maintain open relationships based on trust and partnering with key clients and supporting departments
  • SUBMISSION OF A DIGITAL PORTFOLIO IS REQUIRED TO BE CONSIDERED
  • 5+ years of experience in an entertainment design field
  • Superior working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Demonstrated hand-drawing, sketching and illustration abilities
  • Desired proficiency in AutoCAD, SketchUp, CADTools or Vectorworks
  • Excellent communication skills and follow through
  • Demonstrated ability to give direction and lead a crew, while maintaining a safe and productive workplace
  • Positive attitude; ability to promote cooperation and teamwork
  • Undergraduate degree or equivalent in Theatrical Design
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  • Elevate the creative output of any internal partner or agency/production company vendor to ensure that all assets meet our high level of creativity, innovation and brand association
  • Able to take direction, work collaboratively and participate in internal brainstorming sessions with other art directors and writers
  • Brainstorm impactful ideas relevant for show launches and Amazon brand
  • Articulate and sell ideas to larger group of peers as well as senior management
  • Maintain a thorough understanding of the creative and technical process, stay current with contemporary trends in typography, photography and design; and maintain expert knowledge of current software
  • Prioritize workload and manage multiple projects efficiently
  • Work closely with legal, finance and other relevant business teams to ensure timely and proper vetting, risk management and cost controls
  • 3-5 years experience at design firm, studio, network or advertising agency
  • Degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Film or comparable portfolio and experience
  • 3D knowledge, Illustration and sketching ability a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to conceptualize and execute national/international advertising for television series
  • Strong MAC computer skills, including a thorough understanding of graphics applications (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign)
  • A passion for the entertainment industry a must
  • Ability to collaborate in team environment
  • Able to prioritize in complex, fast-paced environment
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  • You’ve held an AD or equivalent position at a top agency or in-house group for at least five years
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Fine Arts or Graphic Design
  • Strong coaching skills to provide clear creative direction, and to motivate and inspire your fellow creatives
  • In-depth expertise in developing cross-platform solutions across the media landscape for major clients
  • Comprehensive grasp of the creative development process, including resourcing projects effectively, providing clear creative direction, offering timely guidance of team members to improve the end-product, and producing all work on-schedule
  • Fluent in Japanese; business-level English speaker
  • Master’s degree in Fine Arts or Graphic Design
  • Designed mobile web and/or on-device mobile applications
  • Familiarity with marketing metrics and consumer insights
  • Ability to review third-party creative, offer clear feedback, and collaborate with our global Ad Policy team to ensure that agency-supplied creative meets Amazon’s high customer experience bar
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  • Art direct and design projects such as key art, OOH campaigns, print ads, logos, digital assets, social campaigns, e-blasts, press kits and brand experiences
  • Oversee projects from conception to completion, maintaining schedule and quality of work
  • Collaborate with on-air team to brainstorm concepts and ensure campaign cohesion
  • Manage brand look and consistency across all digital, print and logo assets
  • Attend press checks where appropriate
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  • Reporting to the Creative Director, will define the mission of vision of creative concepts that meet the business objectives of the organization and that advance client and agency brand strategy
  • Shapes the direction of the creative agency work, growth of the business (new business and organic growth) and maintains strong internal relationships with senior leads
  • Provides leadership/motivation and conveys the vision and values of the agency to staff. Driving the creative threads in partnership through agency’s integrated digital & social, content strategy teams
  • Builds strong relationships with multi-levels of internal and external clients. Assists clients with deepening their knowledge of creative development
  • Facilitates creative consultations with account teams to assure appropriate creative strategies, adequacy of input, schedules, budgets, production support, reviews, and client presentations
  • 5 to 10+ years of creative team management experience
  • At least 2 years of agency experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or related field or equivalent visual design and management experience
  • Proficient with Adobe Suite
  • Experience in all creative disciplines
  • Extensive client management and engagement experience
  • Proven success to manage large teams and/or multiple accounts
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  • Create sketches, storyboards, prototypes, and/or design specs necessary to guide development of product experiences
  • Works closely with the Creative Director and Content Strategist to implement a cohesive visual style, voice, and tone
  • Manage a small team of creatives to execute on the work (1–3 ppl)
  • Delivers compelling visuals in various styles/mediums: illustration, photography, video, animation or other media (as appropriate)
  • Excellent presentation, interpersonal, and communication skills, with the ability to communicate complex, sometimes abstract, concepts clearly and persuasively
  • Absorbs knowledge and direction, then builds on it to bring ideas to life
  • Delivers content that’s delightful, beautiful, and clear and with a high level of finish and polish
  • Seek out creative opportunities to improve on existing style and approach
  • 3+ years of experience as Art Director at an agency or an in-house team
  • Experience as a graphic designer
  • Have experience coordinating, directing, and guiding the work of other designers on your team
  • Ability to take design feedback and incorporate it
  • Knowledge of design principles related to branding, marketing, and publishing with demonstrable understanding of UX design, information hierarchy, user-flow, and typography
  • Has an understanding of product design principles and a developing sense of product thinking
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  • Produce and present the rationale behind sketches, mockups and storyboards
  • Give detailed direction to designers and help support their education and development
  • Provide artistic and brand direction at photo and video shoots
  • Apply existing brand identity (typography, photography, color) to creative concepts that meet—no, exceed—client expectations and needs
  • Translate marketing initiatives into winning ideas that work across platforms
  • Create concepts with and without a copywriting partner
  • Flawlessly juggle multiple projects under tough time constraints
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  • Demonstrated knowledge of the principles, practices, methods and techniques of graphic design and layout
  • Demonstrated knowledge of video production and editing techniques and methods
  • Demonstrated knowledge of practices, methods and requirements of printing
  • Demonstrated knowledge of computer generated graphics programs
  • Demonstrated knowledge of available sources of printing services and supplies, current market conditions, price trends and new product development methods
  • Experience using various graphic arts and related software applications including Adobe Creative Clout, InDesign and other painting and graphic design tools
  • Experience in problem solving and decision making
  • Experience in interpreting messages into visual and metaphorical forms
  • Experience in exercising a high degree of judgment and diplomacy
  • Experience in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with professional organizations, media, university administrators, faculty and staff
  • Experience working in an environment subject to tight deadlines which often includes conflicting priorities
  • Experience in working from concept/idea to develop tangible product with an understanding of the subject and targeted audience
  • Experience in developing and managing contractor deliverables to ensure adherence to established deadlines and quality standards
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  • 10% - Network internally and across the industry to stay up on the latest trends in print and resources
  • 70% - Work with Group Design Director to shepherd and organize client brands’ overall look and feel WebMD. Manage direct reports to execute visual concepts that accurately reflect client brands and guidelines, and oversee production and design of all magazine pages, direct mail packages, digests, miscellaneous collateral, various other printed communications
  • 20% - Work as a team member with writers, editors, and account and production staff to effectively execute client objectives with day-to-day interaction
  • 100%
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  • 3+ years of experience designing interactive experiences
  • Demonstrated experience creating highly visual design solutions
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and lead projects from concept to delivery and ongoing improvement
  • Demonstrated knowledge of scalable systems design
  • Mastery of standard interactive design tools
  • Ability to Art Direct illustration and photography resources to achieves business objectives
  • Photography experience
  • Strong understanding of user experience principles
  • Online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating strong visual design skills and innovative work
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Extensive experience in desktop and mobile design
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  • 6+ years of experience designing interactive and visual experiences and systems
  • Demonstrated experience creating highly visual and human-centered design solutions
  • Proficiency of standard interactive design tools
  • Basic HTML & CSS
  • Demonstrated ecommerce experience
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Partnering with Game Designers, Creative Directors to define the Artistic direction of the game
  • Securing buy-in from stakeholders and team through the use of quick concepts, mood boards, style guides etc
  • Working with designers and concept artists to hit the visual target for the game and is expected to push the limits of what can be achieved within budget, time and technology constraints
  • Creating an environment of high performance and creative excellence by inspiring and mentoring artists
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop concepts for top brands, usually working with copywriter partner
  • Work within the visual language for brands: in single executions, campaigns, and holistic brand voice
  • Stay on top of design trends, breakthrough work and concepts
  • Approximately 2-4 years’ experience
  • Can deliver solid, realistic campaign ideas with some consistency
  • Has some production experience and has developed ability to articulate a vision
  • Able to present creative ideas in client meetings with right support
  • Strong interpersonal relations and problem solving skills
  • Consistently displays a professional and positive service oriented demeanor
  • Ability to laugh at yourself, a fantastic sense of humor, and a friend to the agency
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  • Provide quality assurance on creative deliverables
  • Foster a collaborative environment
  • Self-motivated, organized and accountable
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  • Following a brief from developing concepts from sketch and mood board phase
  • Creating and delivering presentations and campaign layout to the highest standard
  • Working across photo shoots and productions
  • Presenting ideas to peers and senior members of the team
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Proven experience of design and art direction in commercial/online retail environment across physical, digital and motion across physical, digital and motion
  • Support the Creative Lead to develop the Burberry beauty visual brand identity ensuring this is central to all creative projects
  • Collaborate with product and marketing teams to lead teams through creative conception and development of marketing messages
  • Shape a projects aesthetic from inception through to delivery
  • Meet rigorous deadlines and be flexible enough to adapt to altering priorities
  • Consistently seek to push the boundaries of creative in terms of platform innovation and storytelling
  • Establish and nurture relationship with creative partners, photographers etc
  • Remaining up to date with luxury market, digital innovation and creative landscape
  • Accomplished in the Adobe suite
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  • Establish direction and vision which mobilize the design team to meet clearly defined goals
  • Lead the discipline in internal and external client meetings and plans workflow for the discipline across teams
  • Work on concept creation and definition of work for key clients
  • Spend equal time in concept development, research, and review
  • Define what the creative function needs to deliver to achieve client objectives
  • Demonstrate success throughout the business cycle, from new business to planning and execution of client plans
  • 5-7 years of experience creating and implementing web design best practices and highly intuitive visual designs and motion media within an interactive agency
  • Strong portfolio highlighting interactive work required
  • Demonstrates strong conceptual abilities and a deep passion and understanding of interactive marketing
  • Demonstrates an ability to coach and develop creative personnel within the discipline
  • Must be results and detail-oriented and able to juggle multiple priorities in order to meet deadlines
  • Thorough understanding of selected technologies including Adobe Creative Suite. Flash experience preferred
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  • Bring significant agency or client-side marketing experience to our concepting and design of a wide variety of advertising, marketing and corporate content
  • Manage and mentor a team of graphic designers
  • Develop a thorough understanding of user needs and how they differ to create solutions for teams across the organization
  • Interpret creative briefs and build creative assets for a wide variety of platforms and media
  • Partner with strategists and copy team to build succinct and effective campaign guidance
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  • Collaborate with client account team members, copywriters and web designers to create innovative campaigns and ultimately ensure quality and timeliness
  • Participate in client meetings, on and off site, as needed to assist in making presentations, advise client on technical visual art recommendations and/or help facilitate creative meetings
  • Assist with process improvement and implementation, new product development, and training
  • 3 years' design experience in a marketing or advertising environment
  • Ability to think strategically, and read, analyze and interpret all forms of information
  • Ability to rationalize, execute and articulate design and direct marketing principles, including communicate thorough knowledge of assigned product(s)
  • Proven initiative and organizational skills with ability to handle multiple priorities/deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Effective communication, teamwork and problem solving skills
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  • BFA in graphic design or related field
  • 7-10 years graphic design experience preferred
  • 5 years art direction experience: specifically, leading teams of designers, photographers and writers in the creative process to produce a wide range of print materials (web art direction a plus but not required)
  • High level proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (CS6 or higher): Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
  • Enthusiasm about branding
  • Experience in production of magazines, ad campaigns, annual reports, etc
  • Strong coaching, critiquing and creative guidance skills
  • Positive and solution-based attitude about shifts in creative direction
  • Ability to work well with a variety of clients accepting feedback and helping them define what they need
  • Portfolio samples in PDF or via web link
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  • 50%Concepts, designs, executes and oversees visual phases of assigned projects
  • 40%Works as a team member with Copywriters, Design, Account and Production staff to meet client and Integrated Marketing goals and objectives on assigned projects
  • 10%Communicates with clients in an effective and professional manner
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  • 65% Design covers and interiors for complex art, scholarly, and trade books. Use problem-solving skills and exercise creative freedom to determine layout, look, and feel that meet the highest standards aesthetically, suit the material, integrate text and images effectively, and adhere to budget and contract stipulations. Compose pages and enter author corrections. Coordinate with EDP Manager and Production Manager to prepare cover mechanicals and final printer files on a rolling schedule as books are sent to press
  • 20% Manage freelance cover and interior design and production. Generate initial design concepts; place projects with suitable freelancers; provide constructive criticism; coordinate communication and feedback from authors, editors, and press staff; and manage schedules to ensure timely and accurate delivery of front ads for catalog close, proofs to editors, and final files to printer. Manage and review proofs at every stage of design and production to ensure that high quality and accurate books are produced
  • 10% Develop and maintain a cohesive look for press marketing, communications, and advancement. This involves working closely with all press departments in order to develop a cost-effective and flexible identity for the press
  • 5% Supervise departmental assistants (students and fellows)
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  • Distill marketing challenges and business goals into focused creative briefs
  • Sell strategic thinking and creative concepts to executive-level internal and external stakeholders
  • Collaborate across multiple teams to drive projects to completion
  • Launch fully integrated brand campaigns
  • 8+ years of digital advertising experience
  • Portfolio demonstrating big, campaignable thinking that can extend into any medium
  • Strong understanding of digital and social platforms as well as their use within marketing
  • Exceptional design skills, including layout, typography, video, motion, design patterns, and copywriting
  • Proven ability to work across teams and synthesize input from marketing, product management, sales, market research, and internal and external partners
  • Solid written and verbal communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time to meet aggressive deadlines
  • Streamlining video post-production workflows for high output
  • Computer technology experience with ability to troubleshoot system and software issues
  • Experience localizing video for international markets is a huge plus
  • Be eager to share, teach and inspire
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  • 3+ years of digital advertising experience
  • Experience in managing and mentoring senior and junior designers to execute high quality projects and deliverables
  • Experience working with sales, marketing, and operations teams
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  • 5+ years professional experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop specifically)
  • Graphic design experience for web and print output
  • Working knowledge and experience with HTML and CSS
  • Ability to interact at strategic and tactical levels
  • 3+ Years of Merchandising and Online Retail experience
  • Artist/Customer Management and Relationship building
  • SQLand Data analysis experience
  • Familiarity with Woot and Shirt.Woot communities
  • Exceptional interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal
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  • Hire and develop designers and contractors on the team
  • Enhance the team knowledge of best design practices and trends in web and graphic design
  • At least 5 year experiences in advertising industry (either commercial brands, magazines – online/offline, or creative agency)
  • Experience across editorial and commercial photography
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  • Maintenance and development of web sites, including UI, site structure, content and optimization
  • Monitor and analyze web traffic utilizing Google Analytics and provide regular reporting on conversion and campaign effectiveness
  • Collaborate with departments throughout the company to fulfill their creative collateral requirements
  • Develop, implement and track SEO initiatives
  • 8+ years of experience in digital marketing
  • Proven experience in creating high performing websites, email marketing campaigns, and digital assets
  • Experience understanding, building and interpreting web metrics
  • Well versed in online media: email, web, social, and mobile
  • High degree of flexibility and ability to navigate ambiguity
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  • 5+ years of professional experience working in digital/social/editorial spectrum, with a strong understanding and foundation in design/art/photography fundamentals
  • Experience working at an advertising/creative agency and/or in publishing/editorial
  • Proven experience leading and managing a team
  • Collaborative, self-motivated, professional
  • Strong communication skills
  • Insane attention to detail
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  • Develop and strengthen brand assets, including style and usage guides, finalized to broad packaging systems in multiple and diverse categories
  • Enhance the team knowledge of best design practices and trends in packaging and graphic design
  • Work with Brand Managers, CI team, Marketing team and Content Managers to provide end-to-end visual creative support
  • Work with the Director of Design to constantly raise the bar for quality and excellence in creative design
  • Present and rationalize the work to executive managers
  • Work with Director of Design to manage day-to-day relationship with outside agencies on creative projects
  • Attend photo shoots
  • Maintain a clear view on design trends and packaging innovation by way of attending design/food shows and conferences, reading design blogs, be an active participant in the Amazon design community
  • An online portfolio or samples of work demonstrating visual branding, packaging systems, and photo art direction
  • The ability to create digital and/or physical mockups
  • Proficiency in a variety of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • An expert understanding of the trends in packaging and brand visual systems
  • In-house design experience in a leading role is highly preferred
  • Art direction and experience setting up photo shoots
  • Experience in recruiting creative talents
  • Experience in working with premium and global brands
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  • Outgoing, confident and an excellent communicator with great leadership and team-working skills
  • Working knowledge of video/audio production and animation
  • Competence of Adobe CS, Keynote and all other relevant software
  • Advanced knowledge of graphic design techniques, software applications, and tools
  • Deep and proven understanding of marketing, branding and communications
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  • Successfully design in-store visual materials from initial ideation of concept through final print production, utilizing new printing techniques, best-in-class design solutions, and innovative technologies
  • Clearly communicate creative ideas with the Creative Director, Associate Creative Director, Graphic Designers, Production Artists and external partners to facilitate all aspects of each project and integrated strategies
  • Acts as mentor to inspire best-in-class creative from their peers/design team
  • Owns how to clearly and convincingly pitch concepts to Creative Directors and Senior Leadership
  • Collaborates with the Visual/3-D Designers, Fixture Designers and Interior Design teams to initiate conceptual store designs and create complete envisioned experiences
  • Successfully manage a collaborative creative team of Graphic Designers, Copywriters, Production Artists, and Project Managers
  • Able to translate marketing strategy into persuasive concepts, identities, in store experiences, interior design collateral and fully-integrated marketing campaigns
  • Exhibits a strong background in design and production; knowledge of printing techniques and substrates a plus
  • Creates, adopts and supports existing design guidelines, ensuring creative efforts align to standards and specifications of the brand
  • Demonstrates a proven ability to excel in a deadline-driven environment while managing multiple projects concurrently; projects are consistently kept on-time and within budget
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  • Collaborate with team to deliver innovative creative concepts that meet client business objectives, including compelling concepts, layouts, typography and iconography
  • Develop effective, brand-appropriate marketing and promotional layouts for all media: print, digital, above-the-line, video and occasionally broadcast
  • Have the ability to understand a client’s brand voice and execute against it
  • Assist with brand development as needed for various clients, including identity, typography, color and imagery
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field, such as Art Direction, Graphic Design or Studio Art
  • 2+ years of design experience, diversified industries preferred
  • Portfolio demonstrating strong conceptual ideas, visual point of view and execution
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a team environment as well as working autonomously
  • Proficiency in Mac based Adobe Creative Suite applications
  • Digital marketing experience, social engagnement and content creation a plus
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  • To set the benchmark for the team and maintain a consistent level of quality from all your team members
  • To participate in the schedulingof the project and maintain planning foresight
  • To provide your team with regular feedback and all relevant information for their tasks
  • To actively seek to improve work methods and pipelines
  • To act as a mentor to the team and share knowledge and best practices
  • To organize regular team meetings to follow up and reviewthe production status
  • To maintain a close working relationship with your direct managerand with the other teams and act as a representative of your team
  • To communicate the progress of your work to your peers and leads
  • Show us your most recent work first
  • Limit your portfolio to 10 pieces or less
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  • Minimum 5 years in a creative production environment
  • Demonstrable experience as a director in a production environment
  • A portfolio that demonstrates your ability to turn raw ideas into beautiful and compelling video content
  • Extensive experience in a deadline-driven video production environment, preferably in a creative agency or production company
  • Created and delivered branded and video content, including advertising, online and social media
  • Desire and ability to handle multiple projects in a fast paced production environment, under tight deadlines
  • Strong project management and organizational skills with the ability to lead, supervise and execute video projects from concept through delivery
  • Direct projects with outside creative agencies and production companies
  • Capable of creative brainstorming and drawing up visual and creative treatments to pitch to business parters
  • Understanding of the video production process, equipment, technology and roles
  • Knowledge of video industry standard formats, and media asset management practices on Mac/Windows platforms and networked environments
  • Work closely and collaboratively with a variety of team members that includes creative director, creative leads, producers, AD’s, DOP, HOP, directors, production crews, editors, art directors, and storyboard artists
  • Excellent written/verbal/presentational communication skills and collaborative skills
  • Demonstrated business acumen and customer-centricity
  • Assist with various managerial and administrative duties
  • Experience leading the creative and business goals for a marketing team a plus
  • Experience localizing video content for international and global markets is a huge plus.Passion for working on a collaborative, creative team
  • Strong knowledge of web-based video production and short-form storytelling
  • Experience in integrating video into marketing or advertising campaign with large Brands
  • Degree in a Broadcast, Media, or Production related field, or equivalent professional experience required
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  • Provides first level leadership to the graphic design team, working in close partnership with the Sr Manager, Sr Web Architect and Digital Project Manager to plan and execute creative visual solutions that address client needs and differentiate the lab
  • Work with the Sr. Manager to establish and implement clear processes, routine and procedures for the design team as well as expand, and maintain brand guidelines to contribute to greater efficiencies across the lab
  • Develop bold, compelling design solutions that span all channels and drive engagement including print, web, email, social, intranet, and on-site digital signage as well as emerging technologies
  • Develop and implement action plans for best practices. Actively lead effective and concise meetings with project teams on a regular basis and deliver clear, articulate and organized presentations for communicating ideas and creative processes to all levels of stakeholders
  • Act as primary interface to the client on issues regarding the creative deliverables. Work with external contract agencies/vendors to maintain a full spectrum of resources
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  • Responsible for the visual identity for all of the HDM sites
  • Create direction for digital features including infographics, design elements
  • All work created with an eye to audience
  • Use available analytics to understand content performance
  • Oversee a team of approximately 8 visual designers
  • Manage and direct process, capabilities, tools and goals for the creative team across all brands
  • Study the marketplace, assessing where HDM work stands against competitors’ and ensure that we are ahead of the curve
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and multiple projects simultaneously
  • Drive constant improvement in HDM's quality and capabilities
  • Experience in creating gifs and directing motion graphics designers
  • Managing outside resources, including vendors, illustrators and designers
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  • Being to contribute conceptually with copy partner, understanding the role strategy plays, and executes ideas across channels
  • Develop high quality, on strategy direction and designs for assigned projects
  • Prioritize and organize messages into logical hierarchies
  • Monitor all assigned production and follow through all phases of production
  • Effectively articulate ideas, presenting to internal and external groups
  • Develop a strong, working knowledge of client’s business, brand, consumer, and competitive landscape to inform insightful campaign ideas
  • Ability to design materials true to the brand identity of product and style guidelines set
  • Able to modify style to fit client’s needs and business
  • Drive the creative process through briefing and conception to execution and delivery
  • Provide quality assurance, accuracy, and accountability throughout process
  • Build enthusiasm and engagement within the team for the client’s brand and program
  • Serve as a positive role model, supporting and respecting the perspective and ideas of others
  • Share and strategically apply the latest industry and design trends, with a strong eye and understanding of digital best practices
  • Bachelor’s degree in Art Direction, Marketing, Graphic Design, or other related field
  • 3+ years’ experience in marketing/advertising agency
  • Experience within an integrated marketing setting or agency
  • Experience within QSR, food, and/or retail marketing strongly preferred
  • Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and the like
  • Stellar portfolio that demonstrates conceptual thinking and the ability to define look and feel for integrated experiences
  • Strong understanding of technical and cross-platform implications
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize feedback/direction from creative lead to generate multiple design explorations and iterate designs to the satisfaction of lead
  • Is comfortable in an extremely collaborative and responsive setting, with the ability to receive feedback and input from others throughout the design process
  • Proven attention to detail, time management, and project management within a fast culture
  • Understanding of promotional strategies and tactics
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to articulate your creative rationale
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  • Conceptualize the strategic direction of an industry to provide creative, professional and functional deliverables to align with business needs
  • Act as art director and project manager on high-level, complex projects providing leadership of a CSG resource team and the necessary planning, scheduling and communicating. Successfully set realistic project deadlines, create timelines, determines project scope to define cost estimates and schedules changes for client approval
  • Initiate and develop leading-edge designs and innovative solutions for print and electronic deliverables
  • Lead creative brainstorming sessions sharing new design perspectives and innovative ideas
  • Create high-end design layouts with superior typography and use of color, images and fonts, allowing for readability
  • Work with customers to create state-of-the-art interactive presentations or proposals using a variety of advanced software tools
  • Develop architecture, artwork and basic programming for creation of web graphics, digital and on-screen presentations
  • Develop complex original art concepts for print media such as trade shows, information kiosks, marketing collateral, sales campaigns, advertisements and proposals as well as special packaging that carries through with the construction of ideas
  • Identify/develop new and relevant service lines to support the specific needs of the client-serving practices (e.g., Information Design, Multimedia)
  • Facilitate internal client and project meetings for discussions relating to appropriate graphics methods/techniques to meet project requirements
  • Mentor Design Studio staff in developing conceptual skills, including critiquing design projects and providing constructive feedback for growth and development
  • Educate Design Studio staff in the use of design principles and specific design tools
  • Maintain advanced knowledge of the firm brand; raises awareness in support of the brand
  • Advanced knowledge of graphics software tools, including Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Acrobat) Animate, Dreamweaver, etc
  • Proficient with both Mac and PC platforms
  • Proficient in firm-standard loadset including Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and equipment required of the position
  • Knowledge of Adobe Experience Manager, Adobe Publish, Microsoft SharePoint, and HTML5
  • Defines standards and leading practices, and shares both within CSG and across the firm in relation to state-of-the-art techniques, equipment and advancements within the design community
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge for troubleshooting technical issues in graphic files for prepress and printing: packaging linked graphics and necessary fonts and creating color separations
  • Knowledge resource for troubleshooting technical issues in electronic files for web and on-screen viewing — graphics linking, file size and venue execution
  • Acts as continuous solutions–improvement liaison between client-serving staff and CSG
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  • Manage the creative process from conception through mechanical production (development of promotional communication materials)
  • Supervise photo sessions, illustration and procurement
  • 1-3 years previous related experience
  • Strong leadership skills - Lead a project and work in a team
  • Ability to handle multiple projects
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  • Good sense of aesthetic, typography and practicing knowledge of information design and Hands-on understanding of fundamental principles of digital marketing
  • Able to think strategically, understands the values of the briefs
  • Understanding of digital technology, and how to use it to enhance the creative idea. Alert to social, mobile and developing technologies
  • Requires a minimum of 2 years of related experience
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • The ability to provide an online portfolio displaying bodies of work
  • Developing professional expertise, applies company policies and procedures to resolve a variety of issues
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Contribute to the design and execution of promotional materials from conception through mechanical production
  • Deliver great work in Photoshop, Illustrator & Indesign
  • Have a good eye for typography and other fundamentals of graphic design
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  • Work closely with the entire Marketing Communications team to concept and deliver creative solutions that meet individual business unit and company goals
  • Serve as a visionary, leading idea generation for – and production of – imaginative, on-brand creative solutions for Quad/Graphics and its subsidiaries
  • Be able to think “Big Picture” while accurately overseeing the detailed execution of multiple projects
  • Lead freelancers or outside creative agencies (as necessary) in the creation of a wide range of design deliverables, including printed marketing collateral; printed, digital and online publications and ads; videos; Websites and microsites; tradeshow booth graphics; signage; mobile apps; email campaigns; and more
  • Ensure branding, design and messaging consistency across multiple divisions, campaigns and channels
  • Serve as a mentor to team members, providing regular, meaningful and constructive criticism. Also, lead by doing, designing layouts, preflighting files, reviewing proofs, attending pre-production meetings, etc
  • Help define all project requirements, working closely with an account / project coordinator who is responsible for creating the detailed project plan with schedules and budgets
  • Assist account / project coordinators and/or department strategists in drafting creative briefs
  • Present concepts and business rationale to internal and external groups, including but not limited to company executives, employees and clients
  • Concept and art direct photo shoots and video shoots
  • Maintain a solid understanding of Quad/Graphics’ brands, products and services, markets and target audiences
  • Maintain brand guidelines reference materials and ensure brand is properly adhered to throughout company
  • Keep current on design trends and technologies, and introduce as appropriate in support of company’s marketing and sales goals
  • Minimum bachelor’s degree in graphic design or equivalent
  • 7-10 years of design experience, preferably in an agency setting
  • High-level strategic and conceptual thinker who also likes to roll up his/her sleeves and perform work
  • Expertise in designing for multiple media channels, including print, digital, Web, email, video and mobile apps
  • Experience in direct mail design, publication design or both a plus
  • Knowledge of website usability and how to design for the web a plus
  • Exceptional typography and clear, concise solution-based design skill
  • High-level expertise in constructing clean, layered files
  • Demonstrated organizational and project management skills
  • Demonstrated communication skills (i.e., clear, concise, timely, appropriate and proactive)
  • Demonstrated presentation skills to a variety of audience types, including executives, employees and clients
  • Demonstrated ability to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment, concurrently handling multiple tasks with minimal direction
  • Experience working with print vendors and knowledge of production steps, and printing and manufacturing processes
  • Excellent photo art direction skills, photo editing / manipulation skills, and illustration skills
  • Excellent creative problem-solving and decision-making skills with the ability to make impromptu decisions
  • Ability to adapt design approach / solution as needed to meet business unit or company needs, and to accommodate executive feedback and critiques
  • Self- motivated and self-directed
  • Ability to successfully work with a wide range of people, from manufacturing employees to company executives and clients
  • Ability to travel when necessary
  • Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge, Microsoft Office (including designing for PowerPoint), Apple Keynote and Acrobat Pro
  • Experience with XHTML/CSS, Flash, Action Script 2.0 & 3.0 are a plus
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  • Develop well-designed, cohesive, dynamic visual elements
  • Study, use and fully understand creative briefs
  • Understand our clients’ corporate brands and properly adhere to guidelines/requirements
  • Ensure the overall quality of deliverables, ensuring accurate and timely completion
  • Create sketches of conceptual/exploratory ideas
  • Research products/services to inform design ideas
  • Take art direction from the Creative Director
  • Assemble layouts for final production
  • Preflight files to release for production
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Direct the design, concept and on-time creation of all brand materials for AEO including in-store, omni-chanel, CRM, print marketing, seasonal campaigns, and branding
  • Be resourceful and aware of current trends in retail, media, music, style, and pop culture to create innovative brand campaigns
  • Organize all creative and production work to meet deadlines
  • Partner with merchant teams and cross-functional partners to develop creative solutions for business needs
  • Core member of AEO Brand & Design Team, responsible for achieving all annual corporate goals
  • 8+ years of Professional Graphic Design / Web Design experience. Web or Retail Experience a plus
  • Portfolio of representative work will be required
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  • Conceptualize, drive, and execute creative to support our products that effectively create awareness and interest in our offerings
  • Work closely with peers across all departments to solidify the our brand voice and expression into standards across print and web
  • Develop a cohesive system with templates and on-brand standards for a range of marketing collateral including posters, infographics, case studies, white papers for use by sales, business partners and PR
  • Help execute day-to-day design requests
  • Identify design errors and make the necessary adjustments and/fixes prior to production
  • Assist with developing design templates and color standards to ensure all designs are within branding guidelines
  • Schedule project implementation and define budget constrains
  • Own major and minor updates to our products websites, as well as the design and delivery of other online assets for partner sites, marketing banners, display ads, social media and other native platforms
  • 6+ years' experience in graphic design
  • 6 years' print experience
  • Has led creative direction and execution of marketing programs across with multiple consumer touch points independently or with support of other designers
  • 2 years' experience managing creative staff, vendors or contracts
  • Start-up experience is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated work examples of effective campaigns combining visual and editorial voice
  • Strong attention to detail with an obsessive drive to get the message and presentation "just right" for our audience
  • Problem solver with strong communication and organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and requests simultaneously
  • Ability to work in a high velocity startup environment
  • Demonstrates expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Keynote
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Works with the Creative Director to continue the expression of a cohesive, distinctive visual voice for the brand
  • Ensures the brand's aesthetic is consistent and effective across platforms
  • Directs work of senior and junior designers
  • Manages day-to-day business
  • Contributes to planning sessions by providing big ideas and creative insights
  • Contributes to site content through graphic design
  • Partners with other Art Directors and marketing and merchandisers to achieve objectives
  • Minimum of 7+ years in digital media or publishing in a related position
  • Strong grasp of typography and graphic design for the web
  • Experience in managing staff and freelancers
  • Skilled in concepting, acquiring and packaging content
  • Experience in editing photos and graphic design
  • Strong abilities in planning long-term strategies and project execution
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities, and to adjust strategy and execution in the face of new information
  • A cheerful, enthusiastic, and flexible work ethic
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develops strategic and creative designs to support business development, corporate marketing, web and sales initiatives
  • Partners with Project Managers and Marketing Managers to determine marketing initiatives taking into account theme, message, position and marketing strategy while providing technical and creative input. Represents the Creative Agency in cross-functional team meetings on assigned projects
  • Determines specific graphic design and functionality for all marketing and creative needs
  • Provides workable design concepts and solutions that meet customer needs and company objectives and budget
  • Organizes and ensures the quality and accuracy of all design-related elements at all stages of print and/or web
  • Develop and present design concepts for projects, based on preferences and input
  • Provides high quality created solutions in a fast-paced environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design/Web Development or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2+ year experience in brand development, strategic and creative experiences
  • Knowledge and experience working with Adobe Creative Suite, predominately Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Dreamweaver a plus
  • Ability to learn new and emerging web technologies
  • HTML/PHP experience a plus
  • Ability to provide a portfolio of before and after images including project timelines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely
  • Strong knowledge of branding, creative and marketing and how it impacts the clients bottom line
  • Strong ability to take concept files and create web or print-ready layouts
  • Knowledge of programming language, file and page sizes and web structure
  • Strong organization skills with the ability to manage multiple associates, budgets, projects and deadlines
  • Collaborative and positive attitude with an outgoing nature
  • * In addition to your resume, please upload a copy of your portfolio for review. **
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Full project ownership from conceptual ideation to the execution of smart beautiful work
  • Presentation and sell-through of creative work to account teams and clients
  • 4-7 years experience at a creative agency with a nice mix of print, digital and social media work (identity work a bonus)
  • Understanding of how web-based technologies impact design is a plus
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop conceptual and stylistic direction and execute same for a wide variety of communications projects
  • Work closely with a project manager to schedule projects and coordinate production
  • Review files and drive client approval process
  • Drive external new business development efforts for design services and develop new business with existing internal clients (cross-selling other capabilities, practices and geographical regions)
  • A BFA in Fine Arts, Advertising or Graphic Design, award-winning work, strong layout and composition with a keen eye for typography and motion
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work closely with copy and account services as a team player to ensure that the creative needs of your brand(s) are met
  • Responsible for managing workload and timeline
  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience at an advertising agency or 2 years at a design studio
  • Basic knowledge of presenting creative work
  • Degree in Art Design/Advertising
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Art direct creative development of all aspects of assigned products from concept through product launch at retail
  • Performs pre-press review of digital files for accuracy and approves intermediate/final production samples
  • Work directly with Director of Marketing NPD, key account buyers, sales managers/reps to develop new Business Opportunities and private label programs to meet key account specific needs and requests
  • Attend conventions, conferences, and trade shows to keep current with market trends and industry information
  • Research and analyze competitor products and information
  • Research, identify and track design, color and market trends to apply to development of products
  • Work with marketing to determine feasibility and most cost effective methods for creating new product without sacrificing quality
  • Make line presentations to sales managers/reps and marketing. Present concepts and direction that marry back to the next Big Idea and Business Opportunity
  • Recruit new freelance artists to ensure diversity of looks and broad range of styles within product lines
  • Work with Creative and Marketing Leaders and Sales team to utilize sales data and feedback from key buyers
  • Travel Domestic and Overseas
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts or equivalent
  • Strong design capabilities with a minimum of 5 years experience in Art Direction. Prior experience working in the social expression industry and/or consume products industry, with knowledge of printing processes, tooling and molds a plus
  • Crafting ability with experience in making product prototypes
  • Must be creative and solution-driven with the ability to multi-task
  • Strong communication and presentation skills necessary; frequent communication with internal teams as well as external freelance artists and art houses
  • Knowledge of pre-press, manufacturing, printing, freelance art direction, and experience working with art vendors essential
  • Experience in working with overseas factories and familiar with production processes
  • Able to pull together concepts that directly marry the marketing “Big Ideas”, express a strong point of view supported by trends and white space opportunities in the market
  • Collaborate closely with Director of NPD in bringing the marketing plan and line list to life through design, color, prints, etc
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Design breakthrough digital, social, and traditional advertising and brand experiences
  • Participate in analyzing post-campaign metrics to set best practices and optimize advertising campaigns for brand awareness and conversion
  • Support marketing teams by bringing big ideas to life through ideation and creation of high fidelity executions
  • An online portfolio that demonstrates strong visual design skills and experience creating rich media. Please add your online portfolio link at the top of your resume when applying
  • Able to develop compelling creative concepts based on strategic marketing input and present ideas to senior management
  • Experience in film production (videos, commercials, etc)
  • Excellent communications, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Strong project management skills and team-oriented with the ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines
  • Expert level experience in Adobe Design Suite
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in design or related field
  • 3 + years experience in design field as an Art Director or Conceptual Designer
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Art Director Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead and work with creative and account team to develop ideas
  • Create and execute projects by interpreting strategy
  • Pitch, design, direct and produce work in a deadline-driven environment
  • Present ideas to both agency and clients with professionalism
  • Organization and ability to prioritize multiple projects
  • Proficient in Mac OS, Creative Suite, with a specialization in Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign (AfterEffects, Sketch or other creative applications are a plus)
  • 4-8 years experience
  • Experience in broadcast, traditional, digital and social advertising
  • Art Director: 2-4 years
  • Graphic Design: 2-4 years