Art Director

New York, NY (Company Confidential)

Our company's creative team is seeking a highly driven Art Director responsible for the development and execution of creative concepts for leading-edge marketing and web solutions. You'll be working in a creative environment with designers, marketing and merchandising strategists, and our e-commerce team on a variety of projects in a fast-paced and positive environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and frame creative concepts according to creative brief requirements.
  • Apply brand identity systems, typography and photography appropriately to create innovative visual solutions that meet business and user needs.
  • Extend existing visual systems/brand guidelines across all mediums.
  • Provide quality assurance of all creative deliverables.
  • Contribute to the development of the creative team's culture and quality standards.
  • Collaborate to help elevate the quality and production level of the work coming out of the creative team.

Critical Skills/Experiences:

  • Proven outstanding design skills with an acute ability to problem solve.
  • Strong, demonstrated understanding of design across multiple mediums: Print, Packaging, Web, Merchandising.
  • A strong understanding of fundamental design disciplines such as typography and layout with strong photoshop skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with team, and leadership.
  • Desire to be a big part of a growing team responsible for protecting and advancing the Company brand.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks at once and deliver high quality output in a timely and consistent manner.

Experience:

  • BA or BFA degree in design.
  • 5+ years of relevant experience with a blend of print, packaging, and web design.
  • A solid portfolio demonstrating innovative design solutions.
  • Proficiency with several graphics tools. (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, etc.)
  • Experience with Microsoft office suite.