Art Director - Digital/Social

Los Angeles, California | Freelance | Job ID #65118 |

Our client, a youtube content company, is seeking an Art Director to join their team. We're looking for candidates with the following skill set and experience to fill the role. 

You will report to the Chief Creative Officer and be responsible to:

  • Lead our marketing and promotion activities across our media and merchandise platforms.
  • Proven ability to create and lead high-quality campaign creative Proficient in on platform content creative
  • Experience working with entertainment brands and/or franchise merchandise associated with video content
  • Hands-on creative ability with the ability lead a team but also SHOW team members how to be successful
  • Develop big cut through ideas that get results promoting and integrating our media and merchandise offerings
  • Maintain momentum around creative concepts, as team lead that is responsible for bringing them into the world
  • Apply campaign results metrics to ongoing creative growth and success
  • Cross-functional relationship building to ensure alignment on deliverable quality and creative direction across the organization
  • Identify and develop working relationships with new creative and production vendors, as well as strengthening partnerships with current vendors, to conceive/execute creative


  • 10 years experience, including 5 years management experience focused on Social Media and digital
  • A portfolio featuring a wide range of creative campaigns, a diversity of ideas, and approaches to problem solving with an aesthetic that is bright, poppy, clean, colorful, fun and light
  • Design experience as Art Director or similar role along career trajectory, with a history of building authentic campaigns over multiple channels
  • Experience in a quick moving and cross-functional focused environment Collaborative and team oriented approach
  • Experience working directly with talent to collaborate on campaigns
  • Experience managing a high volume of creative and campaign types in parallel
  • Bachelor degree or equivalent work experience preferred
  • Ideal candidate is a digital first storyteller who excels at driving audience engagement.

​Does this sound like you? Apply today! 

Employer Details:

  • 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.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search 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 is a drug-free workplace.


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