ART DIRECTOR

LOS ANGELES, CA
 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Art Director is responsible for conceptual development and the execution of creative deliverables. These responsibilities include creating and communicating concepts, implementing marketing strategies and developing interactive design solutions

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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
  • Interact with Copywriters to develop creative concepts and executions of assigned product(s)
  • Work closely with account executives to schedule and monitor all projects
  • Provide detailed direction to designers
  • Become acquainted with the clients marketing approach and the marketing environment in which they sell

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong design portfolio with 4+ years education

  • 3+ years design and interactive work experience

  • Agency experience required

  • Ability to meet the demands of a fast-paced environment

  • Thorough knowledge Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign and other Creative Suite applications

  • Mobile experience is a plus

  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively and provide marketable solutions in conceiving, developing, and producing tactics

  • Ability to think creatively and justify concepts to clients and team members

  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

  • Ability to work with multiple teams on one project with great communication skills, both verbal and written