Robert Half Sr. Art Director in Austin, Texas
The Sr. Art Director position requires a proven skillset in leading a team of creatives on all things visual and brand-focused for our clients. Designing collateral for campaigns and marketing plans, within established brand guidelines, that are strategically focused and purposeful.
The projects will focus on clients from gaming to healthcare, to the financial services industry, although a well-rounded creative background is required. Responsibilities include collaborating with other creative partners and account service team members to review and refine the creative approach within predetermined deadlines. This position requires knowledge of commonly used practices and procedures within an advertising agency, as well as a keen knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite. We are a small agency of around 30 people so this position will require you to wear many hats. From leading creative on a branding project to directing small-scale video productions.
The ideal candidate should have 5+ years of ad agency experience.
Collaborate with the Associate Creative Director and other peers to define and implement innovative solutions for the project direction, visuals, and experience
Collaborating with other creative partners and account service team members to review and refine the creative approach and contribute to the conceptual and visual development of various projects
Grasping a client’s business objectives, brand guidelines, and target audience to inform strong campaign executions
Create stories and build brands through campaign-level thinking and execution
Working with content strategist to help lead branding projects
Mentoring Jr. designers and art directors
5+ years of experience ideating, conceptualizing, and designing ideally in an agency environment
Experience working with financial, healthcare, or gaming clients preferred, but not required
Portfolio of work (Required) and Bachelor's degree or higher, ideally in a related field (not required)
If working remotely, reliable and consistent WFH setup and equipment
Formal Art Direction or Design training and an engaging portfolio
Is self-motivated with a positive attitude and strong communication skills
Able to be flexible in a small agency environment
Exceptional communication skills (written, verbal, and listening)
Flexible and adaptive to change
Proactive and confident
Creative problem-solving and critical thinking
Multitasking and an ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment
High attention to detail and organization
Passion for high-quality work
Innovation starts with people.®
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