Art Director (Contract)

We are looking for self-driven individuals that have a passion for creative problem solving and the skills to transform creative concepts into powerful visual stories.

An Art Director at Centerline is a master of their craft and team player who strives to both create and oversee top-level projects. As an Art Director you will lead and partner with motion graphic designers, editors, designers, creative leaders, project and account management teams, and clients to successfully execute smart, functional, brilliantly designed solutions that solve marketing challenges. 

This position requires design expertise and technical understanding across multiple mediums (static, interactive, 2D and 3D animation, video), excellent communication skills, and a high level of collaboration. You will be called on to be an expert on our client’s brand; oversee the design and execution of projects; create and establish top-level design for projects; and be innovative while working within corporate client style guides, templates and existing campaigns.

*This role is contract of up to 20 hours per week, with a potential for a full time position.

In this role you will be expected to:

  • Partner with creative directors to lead the concepting, design and execution of projects and help translate that concept for others to execute.
  • Translate others’ concepts and existing client information into visually compelling stories under tight deadlines.
  • Be innovative while working within client brand guidelines, templates and the creation of new campaigns.
  • Ensure the consistency, brand relevance, and quality of the finished product.
  • Be self-motivated and have the ability to multi-task and work effectively under pressure, managing projects and time.
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, while working independently and as part of a collaborative team.

Required skills:

  • 7+ years industry experience AND 2+ of direct art direction experience within an agency
  • Expert understanding of motion graphic design/animation or editing.
  • Strong understanding of video production processes and workflow.
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Expert understanding of design fundamentals, typography, layout, color theory and animation. 
  • Attention to detail and intense desire to elevate the quality no matter the creative challenge that is presented. 

 

Please send your resume and portfolio to workwithus@centerline.net