Art Director

Employer
Location
New York
Posted
Oct 18, 2013
Closes
Nov 17, 2013
Contact
Carley Hoornbeck
Duration
Full Time
Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
•Work in conjunction with the team to concept and develop the innovative and cutting-edge creative experiences and nontraditional campaigns that have built DF’s award winning portfolio.
•Contribute inspirations, design thinking and directional thinking to concepting and design processes.
•Work both with the team and independently to develop original art direction for brands, projects and programs. Own the art direction and develop it into a full user experience.
•Work with animators, developers, production and production artists to implement every detail of the work.
•Develop the look and feel of major campaigns including rich media banners, promotional microsites and multi-platform initiatives.

Requirements
•5+ years experience at an interactive or design agency.
•Bachelor’s degree or equivalent professional experience
•Expertise in designing/developing cutting edge ad campaigns and websites with an emphasis on innovation.
•Strong art direction point of view.
•Demonstrated range of outstanding art direction.
•Strong conceptual/strategic thinking.
•Experience working with junior designers and developers as well as the ability to be hands-on in the design process.
•Ability to deep dive into an art direction and blow it out into a thorough and detailed visual system.
•Expert in Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash (including action-scripting), HTML