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May 02, 2019

Williamsburg, VA

Freelance

Agent: Greg C.

Job #: 147185

Job Description

Our client in Williamsburg, VA is looking for an experienced Art Director to lead the development of several key print initiatives this summer. 

  • Title: Art Director
  • Duration: 3-month Temp assignment
  • Hours: Part-time. 15-25 hours per week, 3 days per week
  • Location: On-site in Williamsburg, VA (no remote candidates)

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Art direct and design the Fall issue of the client's quarterly publication (manage typography, photography, palette, page flow, and overall look and feel)
  • Plan, assign, and execute art and design for other publications for the client as needed (books, annual reports, etc.) 
  • Conceptualize art and photography for a compelling look. Work with editors to develop stories through design 
  • Manages and approve art and design
  • Oversee the production of photography and photo shoots 
  • Direct on-site and in-studio photography for stories and event coverage 
  • Assign and oversee development of original illustration and hand-lettering, on an as-needed basis 
  • Manage team members' workload. Assigning work, where appropriate, to the photographer and designer 
  • Perform image research when needed, and assign to team members as needed 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 7+ years of art direction experience in an agency, in-house marketing, or print publication environment
  • Prior experience leading a creative or design team
  • Previous experience designing for print production 
  • Strong preference for candidates with previous experience leading the design of publications, books, etc. 
  • Portfolio demonstrating previous work

If you're an Art Director looking to lead the development of beautiful print work, APPLY NOW!

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