Art Director

» Art Director
Marketing & Creative
in Bradenton
, FL
Reference: 19-03219

Description:

Create compelling marketing/promotional materials to drive traffic, tour client’s stores and achieve maximum sales results. Maintain strong and “uniquely Florida” brand image that translates across all marketing and media channels.

Interaction:

  • Buyers and Assistants
  • Marketing/Advertising staff
  • Photo Studio staff
  • Freelance Art Directors, Photographers and Stylists
  • E-commerce

Summary of Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create advertising for print and online media including inserts, direct mail, in-store visuals, promotion materials, ROP’s, corporate and meeting collateral, digital look books, banners, email blasts, etc. as required by our client’s marketing initiatives
  • Manage creative process of assigned projects to keep them on budget and on time. Tasks may include turn in with buyers, layouts/designs, requests for fashion & product photography, art direction of fashion & product photography, travel to local location shoots, editing images, preparing and managing projects through all proof cycles, meeting all deadlines
  • Work with the Marketing team to brainstorm, conceptualize and make recommendations on seasonal themes
  • Direct and coordinate special projects as assigned
  • Manage multiple projects effectively
  • Work independently and as a team member

Qualifications:

  • AA or BA in Advertising or Design-related field
  • Min. 5 years related experience in photography and design
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite InDesign
  • Knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Knowledge of web design or social media a plus
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills