The BOSS Group is proud to support a great association in Washington, DC in their search for an Art Director for a full time/direct hire position. The ideal candidate will lead design efforts for advocacy initiatives and play a key role in conceptualizing, designing and executing innovative and engaging campaigns. Projects will include but not be limited to: producing graphics for websites, social media and email campaigns, to infographics, videos, annual reports. We are looking for someone who is creative, interested in trying new things, and will take on a "player / coach" role. The Art Director will lead one junior designer and work collaboratively across various internal departments.
Art Director Responsibilities:
- Design and enhance the company visual brand on strategic and tactical levels
- Lead the associations digital and print creative development
- Manage project workflow and design requests effectively and efficiently
- Establish the conceptual and stylistic vision for projects and campaigns on design solutions, branding & identity, responsive web design, infographics, and data visualization
- Partner effectively with internal and external designers and developers
- Manage and mentor the advocacy team
Art Director Requirements:
- 6-8 years of hands on design experience, specifically within the digital space
- Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
- Excellent visual contributor with the ability to provide creative concepts
- Exceptional design portfolio that includes digital design graphics such as: Social Media, websites, motion graphics, and brand identity pieces
- Proven ability and desire to lead and train junior designers
- Proven project management experience with the ability to see a project through from concept to completion
- Friendly and positive attitude and team player who enjoys engaging and interacting with others
Company Perks and Incentives:
- Hands on and collaborative team
- Great company benefits
- Opportunity to have ownership over creative direction and implement new and innovative ideas
- Supportive and down to earth leadership team!
About The BOSS Group:
A specialist in placing creative, marketing and digital talent, The BOSS Group, offers temporary and direct hire/full-time positions with corporations, associations design agencies and non-profit organizations across the U.S. With 28 years of experience staffing and recruiting top creative talent we seek the best placement for you. The BOSS Group is an equal opportunity employer.
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