Our agency client is seeking an InteractiveArt Director with strong advertising and marketing experience to ensure the creative development and implementation of world-class communications.
This position requires a proven record in graphic design and art direction for the web, particularly for the marketing of major brands; a strong knowledge of interactive creative development processes; and experience developing creative solutions with a relatively high level of autonomy.
**Must be able to work full-time onsite in Cupertino.**
Accountable for successful conception and execution of visual creative direction, primarily for web but also for email, social, app store, illustration, photography, an animations.
Regularly reviews creative work with the group’s senior creative staff to get feedback on direction, and to ensure the work is aligned with other activities in the group.
Delivers the art direction of an interactive project, from concept through to code.
Develops innovative and on-strategy designs and experiences that meet the objectives of the assignment.
Solves problems conceptually in collaboration with the broader interactive team, including writers, UX designers, creative technologists, and developers.
Presents persuasively and clearly articulating design rationale.
Communicates effectively — verbally and in writing — with other creatives and product managers, engendering trust and respect.
Manages the work of interactive designers and art directs photographers and illustrators as necessary.
You have at least 7 to 10 years of (preferably agency) experience specializing in visual design for the web. Ecommerce and merchandising experience preferred.
You have a strong and diverse portfolio of daring, ground-breaking work that is consummate in its craft.
You have numerous outlets for which to express your designs and concepts – hand sketches, digital comps, rapid prototyping, 3D rendering.
You are a natural collaborator and mentor who thrives in a group environment and knows how to bring out the best in the team – design, copy, ux, and development.
You set a blistering design pace on every project; casting vision, minding the details, and solving the work in a deep and meaningful way.
Expert in Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator; Principle and AfterEffects nice to have.
BA or BFA in Graphic Design or other related design discipline preferred.