Art Director
Pace
 Greensboro, NC

Requisition Number: ARTDI01268

The Art Director serves as a visual contributor and ideator for all creative assets produced for marketing-driven projects, campaigns and/or ongoing programs. You must be able to use a combination of talent and skill to shape high-quality assets (amazing ideas, expertly crafted from a visual tone, topic/theme, search, accuracy and clarity perspective). This role reports to the Senior Art Director.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assist in content creation for the print, digital and social space
  • Create original content to adhere to client’s brand - understand the brand guidelines for assigned work
  • Active participation in brainstorming and ideation
  • Art direction support for illustrations, photo shoots and video shoots, for both external and in-house productions
  • Create the creative slides in PowerPoint as part of larger presentation decks
  • Strong collaboration with editorial team members
  • Engage with the workflow tool on a consistent basis

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Other duties as assigned

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

BFA in Graphic Design or related degree

Experience:

3-5 years in a design related field; agency experience preferred

Skills:

  • Must be able to collaborate
  • Ability to model strong leadership skills
  • Experience creating in the print, digital and social space
  • Must be skilled and confident presenting creative work internally and be able to present “the strategic why” behind the creative and articulate the solve
  • Ability to create audience-centric assets, inclusive of articles, graphics, infographics, video scripts, social media content, etc.) for all channels – print, digital (mobile first) and social
  • Have an understanding of web design principles and an understanding of front-end web technologies
  • Knowledge of the digital, social, video shoot and print production process
  • Ability to self-manage time and meet expected deadlines, as well as complete work within the hours allocated
  • Ability to coordinate, prioritize, and accomplish multiple tasks in a fast-paced atmosphere with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of the CMS systems and workflow tool
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