Onward Search is currently seeking an experienced Lead Art Director for a 5 month extendable contract opportunity working with one of our top clients in Plano, TX. The ideal candidate will be conceptual, strategic, collaborative and an all-around creative star. We are looking for an Art Director capable of coming up with big ideas and experiences and executing them across all channels. We want people who can work both independently and, in a team, to come up with a wide range of ideas and executions for each project. Apply today to speak with one of our associates to learn more!
What we are looking for:
An art director with an eye for detail: Foremost, you’re a creative mind who creates thoughtful interactions that will delight customers. You obsess about the details. You have a sharp eye for typography and visual design and can create beautiful experiences leveraging existing styles in new ways.
A passionate customer advocate: You put the end user first and keep that person in mind throughout, you’re passionate about user research and seek to elevate the customer’s needs above your own preferences.
An adaptable communicator: You not only know how to craft your design ideas into visionary and strategically charged stories, but you are able to modify your communication style to best fit a wide range of audiences, including business partners and stakeholders.
Collaborative: You’re a team player who puts the interest of the team above your own. You display a positive attitude, are open and enjoy contributing, which contributes to your respected
leadership on the team.
A successful juggler: You don’t get overwhelmed or flustered easily. You’re able to keep track of multi-projects at once, manage your time efficiently and appropriately communicate scheduling with the broader team.
At least 5 years’ experience an advertising agency environment
Proficiency in the adobe software suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat)
Bonus if you have…
8 years’ experience an advertising agency environment
Strong knowledge of the social and digital space
A general knowledge of video editing software"
Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.