Art Director/Design Lead

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/03/18
8 - 10 years experience
Accounting, Finance & Insurance
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/03/18

Description

We're looking for an outstanding and dynamic Art Director/Design Lead with financial and technology BtoB experience to help drive multi-channel creative initiatives – to refresh and refine the Orion visual brand, lead our design effort and own our web properties.

You love a challenge. You are smart. You can generate conceptual ideas; you can visualize the intangible and enthusiastically lead a team through the creative process. You possess the talent to articulate and defend conceptual and directional choices. You’re happier in a small entrepreneurial environment where you will make a difference.

Qualifications:

  • You can manage multiple, concurrent projects in any media
  • You are resourceful; you have a network of talent to call
  • You are business savvy; you support sales, contribute to client retention and manage work within budgets
  • A strong working knowledge of brand development, interaction design, user-centered experience design, advertising, digital marketing and the creative process.
  • Leads and manages the design process through ideation, conception, development, execution and follow through of the experience. 
  • Drives the development of design processes and techniques both within and across other teams.
  • Identifies ways to improve the quality and process of design, and owns the sharing and approval of designs across the organization, communicates design goals and standards. 
  • Collaborates with leadership across cross-functional teams including Product Management, User Research, User Interface and Software Development. 
  • Works closely with audio and video team to create podcasts, social media videos and other types of media outputs.
  • Stays aware of industry trends and techniques. Evaluates competitive products, and determines areas to improve or innovate. 

 

Skills:

  • Creative direction
  • Branding guideline creation and implementation
  • Marketing campaign ideation and execution
  • Print, Digital, Mobile and Interface Design
  • Long and short form content design
  • Ground-up branding
  • Responsive UX design  
  • Social Media graphic design
  • Project management

 

Qualifications:

  • 7-10 years of relevant experience
  • Experience owning prominent visual brands
  • Demonstrated understanding of color theory and typography
  • Expert in Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Keynote
  • Expert in Wordpress/HTML/CSS
  • Experience managing internal and agency resources
  • BA in Arts or Graphic Design or BFA. 

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