Sr. Interactive Art Director
ResponsibilitiesPractice Development Concept creation and development, design direction, management and execution of overall visual language Strong understanding of UI/UX and IA best practices. Command of responsive design principles, best practices and interactive design trends Direct Designers, Interaction Designers and Production Designers regarding interface design and visual hierarchy systems, establishing the design language, execution of design direction, visual asset creation, HTML and Flash Banner Ad production and presentation preparation Strategy, concept and execution of user-centric flows and wireframes Photo and video art direction and participation in both pre- and post-production process Maintaining and extending current knowledge base as well as learning about new design tools and software relating to interactive media Ownership of design and functional continuity throughout the development phase of project work, consistently consulting Associate Creative Director for guidance and validation Client-facing presentations of creative concepts and design progress throughout the course of project work and creative assignments Soliciting and assimilating design feedback, establishing priorities and directing/implementing design related revisions Active collaboration with Strategy and Creative Domains to ensure effective visual communications and overall functionality Business Development Able to assist in Scoping & estimating projects accurately as well as review and comment on SOW’s Participate in new business opportunity brainstorming and spec work creative Required Qualifications A Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or related field 6 to 10 years experience in Interactive Design A minimum of 5 years experience in Interactive Marketing and Interface Design Extensive training in graphic design, UX/UI design, typography, interaction design and/or visual communications Demonstration of successful leadership experience with a team of at least 3 direct reports. Outstanding conceptual abilities and collaborative skills Strong team building and management Strong communication skills with the ability to present information in verbal, written or visual form to a variety of audiences, from the internal team to client executives Excellent time management skills and the ability to effectively allocate resources In-depth understanding of interactive usability principles, HTML, CSS, Flash and Rich Media Banner Advertising and capabilities of web browsers across platforms is essential Proficiency in the latest versions of design software including: Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and InDesign. Experience working with 3D assets NO CALLS PLEASE. MUST BE ABLE TO WORK ON SITE. To apply, please submit published work samples, along with a resume and salary history to E-Mail provided. For more information about the company, please visit www.petrolad.com All final candidates MUST complete and pass background check.No phone calls.