Art Director

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£50-£60k
Posted
10 Mar 2017
Closes
07 Apr 2017
Ref
EM945
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Advertising, Branding, Graphics, Print, Retail
Job Functions
Designer

We are looking for a Senior Art Director to join a large, incredibly exciting retail/homeware group in a role where you will be tasked with delivering innovative new multi channel creative.

This is a one off opportunity to work along side the creative director on the development four key brands, delivering outstanding creative that works across all channels ensuring the brands are articulated effectively and consistently. You’ll be joining a multi disciplinary in-house team and will be tasked with inspiring and mentoring the junior team members setting a high standard of creative innovation overall.

As well as being an experienced conceptual art director and technically accomplished you will also need strong design skills and this is really crucial. This is a fast paced and busy team and requires everyone to be all hands on deck where needed. You will own projects from brief stages through to delivery and be experienced delivering creative solutions to a high standard.

What we are looking for:

  • Experienced Art Director with strong design skills, experienced in multi-channel campaigns.
  • Experience working with retail/ecommerce brands. Experience working     with homeware brands would be preferred.
  • Strong conceptual abilities and creative problem solving
  • Excellent experience art directing in lifestyle photoshoots.
  • Proven UX and web design skills.
  • An experienced professional offering excellent communications skills. You will be skilled in presenting and articulating ideas and concepts across all levels of a business.
  • Experience mentoring junior team members and inspiring and supporting a wider design team. You will offer a collaborative approach and be truly passionate about your craft which will be infectious to the wider team!
  • We are looking for a passionate art director who thrives working within the busy retail/ ecommerce industries. You will be up to date and up to speed with advances in technology and design trends.

This is an incredible opportunity to be part of something really exciting where you will have the scope and opportunity to really be able to make a difference.