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Art Director

Culver City, California
Job ID #69494

Our client, an entertainment company, is seeking an Art Director to join the team for a 6-month contract role. 


  • Marketing creative across all lines of business within Services Marketing
  • Crafting innovative and compelling design solutions. This includes identity systems, design language for advertising, performance design systems and more. Accordingly, this role requires broad experience with developing creative solutions for a variety of mediums
  • Partner with different creatives across Services
  • Craft innovative and inspiring identity systems, well as campaign design collateral that meets the requirements outlined in creative briefs
  • Leading the creation and production of different design solutions, while following creative direction from Associate Creative Directors (ACD) or Creative Directors (CD)
  • Execute high-quality design work on projects in a variety of media
  • Regular reviews of creative work with each group’s ACD and/or CD are a key part of our workflow. This includes gathering feedback on direction and ensuring work aligns with other activities within Graphic Design group.
  • Monitoring creative teams' progress against schedules on a project-by-project basis. We conduct persuasive creative presentations to executive staff members within the company
  • Produce all work efficiently and on schedule


  • 5-8 years of relevant experience, preferably at agencies and/or design firms
  • Outstanding conceptual and problem-solving skills
  • Strong grasp of the creative development process
  • Strong art direction and organizational skills, and you consistently deliver excellent, detail-oriented design
  • Experience in developing identity systems, look and feels for campaigns, and art directing photo shoots
  • Good understanding of digital media
  • Communicate effectively with fellow creatives, producers and project management staff; always engendering trust and respect in your dealings
  • Proficient in relevant design software, including Keynote, InDesign, Illustrator, Sketch and Photoshop
  • Self-motivated, flexible and process-driven
  • Able to adapt to rapid change in a dynamic deadline-driven environment
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related field

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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