The Art Director will be part of a creative team and will help to lead the design and creative direction efforts. You should thrive in a fast-paced environment and be ready and eager to bring your special sauce to every project no matter how large or small the challenge.
Work is typically performed under minimal daily supervision, receiving guidance from manager/supervisor about the work that needs to be completed. Able to exercise high level of discretion and latitude in completing tasks.
RRD is an EEO/AA including Vets and Disabled Employer
The duties and responsibilities described above are the essential functions of the job. The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Bachelor's degree in discipline related field and 5+ yrs. of experience
Impressive portfolio of imaginative work showcasing a variety of experience focusing on digital
Retail, agency or in-house corporate design experience preferred
Well versed on Macintosh platform (OSX) and industry standard applications.
Must be highly proficient in Adobe CS software and other applicable programs, including Adobe XD.
Experience presenting/pitching concepts to internal clients and external customers and sourcing vendors
New ideas, great design sense, copywriting skills (a plus) and the ability to prepare projects for print are essential
Understanding of print production, basic web development and good user interface concepts
Excellent interpersonal skills and the proven ability to build and maintain strong and effective customer and internal relationships
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, along with the ability to listen for understanding to execute the work according to the customers' needs
Expertise with relevant Adobe Creative Suite applications
Ability to juggle multiple projects while meeting demanding deadlines, producing high quality work, and projecting a positive attitude
Strong project management skills, organizational skills and time-management skills