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Lead Designer / Art Director

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Sep 20, 2018

New York,

Permanent

Agent: Vincent S.

Job #: 138331

Salary: 125-135K

Job Description

The Lead Designer / Art Director will be responsible for developing concepts, presenting ideas and art direction, and leading execution of approved art direction, all in support of pre-determined business goals and the marketing campaigns that support them. Additionally, this role will work on the creation and delivery of cross-platform assets for web, native app, email, social and paid experiences. The ideal candidate has a strong attention to art direction, styling, branding, typography, and a passion for interface design.

Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with cross-functional partners in Content Marketing to define and understand seasonal messaging strategy, in order to develop concepts and art direction to support the strategy
  • Provide art direction for campaign briefs that increase to marketing and business goals
  • Create and provide design solutions for marketing materials such as paid, email, social, marketing landing pages and homepages
  • Keep up to date on trends in branding, marketing, advertising and fashion, especially as they pertain to video content
  • Partner and collaborate with other Creative team members to unite the visual brand guidelines and consistency across design and any assets (stills or video)
  • Daily collaboration with the production, marketing, fashion and merchandising teams to execute photography and video projects
  • Produce and share multiple design and art solutions to a brief or project and provide strong recommendations based upon trends, data and best practice
  • Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 7+ years of experience in an art direction and design role either for ecomm, an agency or in-house creative team
  • Strong conceptual skills and ability to formulate innovative ideas and provide clear direction and recommendations
  • Ability to provide direction on set to multiple people producing video or photo assets
  • Well organized, detail and solutions oriented
  • Strong conceptual thinker with design sensibilities
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • A collaborative team player with an interest in learning and listening to others
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, hardworking with a positive attitude
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must have an interest in art, photography, video content and latest design trends
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Sketch
  • Past experience working in luxury or fashion a plus

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