We are looking for a world class Senior Art Director to join our successful creative team.
We believe very strongly in the collaboration and collective ownership of ideas.
The successful candidate will have a keen eye for design aesthetics. Having a great idea is one thing, but being able to deliver the idea in a convincing and effective way is an absolute pre-requisite.
Develop concepts and campaigns for client projects, partnering with designers to ensure the art direction and visual presentation support the defined strategy
Conceptualise, storyboard and present ideas both internally and to clients
Maintain high standards for execution and attention to detail in all aspects of interactive design
Responsible for the quality of execution and quality of thinking (must come up with the best creative solutions)
Effectively visualise concepts and pass them on to designers for them to create the end product
Creatively lead both large scale integrated projects as well as ongoing daily project
Ensure that creative executions support client business goals
Present creative solutions and establish trusted relationships with clients
Clearly articulate the thinking and story behind ideas and recommendations
Critique and review work from supporting team members to ensure quality execution
Interpret client and peer feedback to drive design direction
Help to create and maintain creative development processes
Study and apply latest software, technology and design trends to creative solutions
We are looking for someone who has:
Minimum five years experience
Advanced knowledge of all creative software and processes (Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator essential and other creative suite packages will be an advantage)
Excellent presentation skills
The ability to foster and grow client relationships
A strong portfolio demonstrating ability and experience
Experience working within agency or inside a lifestyle brand with a background in experiential, advertising and full integrated campaign projects
Ability to be a good team player, with a positive and passionate attitude
Ability to lead effectively, think “outside the box” and own projects and relationships with cross functional partners.