Art Director

Wunderman   •  

Washington, DC

Less than 5 years

Posted 239 days ago

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Works as a team with Copywriter to develop concepts, create designs and execute creative projects on assigned accounts. Creates solid presentations for client-facing campaign work and effectively communicates an understanding of Print, Digital, & Broadcast Production disciplines.


  • Develops concepts with copywriter that resolve marketing problems in a fresh, unique and original way while supporting and building the client’s brand.
  • Creates thumbnails, layouts and computer-generated comps that are cohesive with Copywriter’s work.
  • Collaborates with Studio on creative vision and final designs.
  • Keeps up-to-date on design trends and marketing news to make sure work is as fresh and relevant as possible.
  • Works with Production Manager in early design stages and throughout project to ensure that design and packing solutions are cost effective and innovative.
  • Works with Copywriter and Studio to make sure all copy inserted in layouts is accurate and fits correctly before sending to client.
  • Presents concepts with Copywriter to Group Creative Director or Creative Director, as well as the Account team as requested.
  • Reports regularly to Creative Director on status and comps on all projects.
  • Gives accurate, detailed instruction to Studio team and follows through to ensure that projects are completed accurately and on time.
  • Gains knowledge in project budget scoping and scheduling.


  • An outstanding portfolio demonstrating strong conceptual and executional ability.
  • Bachelor’s degree plus 3 (or more) years of advertising agency experience.
  • A collaborative spirit, a sense of humor, and the ability to remain calm under pressure.

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