Los Angeles
Jan 10, 2013
Feb 09, 2013
Ms. Lauren Gullion
Full Time
Variety is seeking an Art Director for its Sales and Marketing Department. This job is located in Los Angeles

The Art Director will work closely with marketing and sales strategists to refine our brand and transform our products. This position is responsible for developing original design concepts and overseeing multiple design projects for several verticals. If you can conceptualize great ideas in both print and digital, we have an outstanding opportunity for you.


-Drive creative strategy to support sales, marketing and branding goals.
-Strong conceptual thinker who is prolific with ideas.
-Ego-free. Invites feedback and knows how and when to defend design choices.
-Have a strong understanding of, and passion for, typography and design principles.
-Have solid organizational skills and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment with pixel-perfect execution from beginning to completion.
-Have a willingness to work the hours necessary to meet deadlines.
-Inspires passion, dedication, and excellence from others.
-Take risks in design, pushes past the obvious and make something outstanding.
-Has engaging presentation style + solid writing and visual communication skills.
-Strong grasp of user interface design, brand development, digital marketing/advertising and creative processes.
-Advanced Adobe Creative Suite skills.
-Bachelor's degree in design or equivalent work experience.

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Our extensive offerings include medical, dental, and vision coverage; disability and life insurance; paid time off; a 401(k) plan.

In addition to an updated resume, candidates must submit a link to an online portfolio or 5 work samples via PDF in order to be considered for the position.

Please include resume and brief cover letter.

No phone calls, please.

Do not include resume in body of email.