Sr Art Director
Location: New York
Posted on: January 17, 2020
The Senior Art Director (Sr. AD) is responsible for the execution
of creative from concept to layout, through to finished art.
Meeting clients marketing strategies and objectives within
Creation and Execution
Develop smart, single-minded ideas that are on strategy. Works
collaboratively with creative and account partners. Direct members
of staff to ensure proper production of campaign elements.
Understand marketing plans including objectives and strategies and
how success will be measured. Participate in strategic and tactical
meetings and contribute innovative ideas, tactics, and copy
appropriate to the client marketing strategy.
Coordinates creative materials across other disciplines
Possess working knowledge of product challenges in relation to
Collaborate and communicate with team members in a productive
manner to ensure goals are being met and to attain/maintain
creative vision outlined for the agency
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Participate in strategic and tactical meetings with client and
account team to develop effective advertising campaigns reflecting
the clients objectives.
Work independently as well as with copywriters to develop creative
and effective advertising concepts from ideation through final
Develop layouts of rough ideas.
Develop multiple concepts/campaigns for assigned products/projects
in partnership with senior copywriter and account team.
Able to defend strengths of existing concepts while remaining open
to input and further explorations.
Explores/develops/produces innovative ideas that are on
Proactively solves creative problems.
Incorporate and/or explore client suggestions and directives,
resolves questions and concerns, and oversees objections.
Direct photographers, illustrators, designers and production staff
to ensure proper production of campaign elements.
Participate in status meetings.
Organize all creative materials to ensure their smooth transition
to other departments.
Provide adequate support coverage for other accounts/projects as
determined by supervisor.
Perform other related duties as required and assigned by
Commission artwork, negotiate costs and usage, oversee completion
of artwork, supervise photo shoots, review sketches from
Oversee art preparation ( i.e.: retouching, illustration,
Direct designers and CAD mechanical artists.
Supervise art directors and freelance artists.
Coordinates with account team and copywriter to identify and obtain
information needed to carry out assignments.
Present creative work and properly prepare for all client
Adept in all creative software programs.
Make sound, timely decisions about changes to work in progress.
Responsible for completion of work on deadline and on budget.
AREA OF STUDY
Marketing, Advertising, Communications, or Related Field
LICENSES & CERTIFICATIONS
AREA OF EXPERIENCE
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS
Adobe Creative Suite
Solid knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign,
Is attentive and shows interest in the subject, Expresses ideas
clearly and accurately
Creates clear goals, identifies and finds the resources (e.g. time,
people, materials) needed to achieve them, and schedules tasks so
that work is completed on time
Shows interest in finding the cause of problems, looks for and
chooses effective solutions and takes the necessary action to
Ability to work effectively in a team environment to build and
foster collaborative environment
STATEMENT OF UNDERSTANDING
We are providing you with this job description as a guideline for
your role. Based on your team, your role may vary slightly and you
may perform other duties or have other responsibilities that are
dictated by business needs. However, if you think that there are
elements of this job description that are inaccurate, please speak
with your manager and/or HR Partner.
It is the policy of FCB and any of its affiliates to provide equal
employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for
employment without regard to race, religion, color, ethnic origin,
gender, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran status,
sexual orientation, disability, or any other basis prohibited by
applicable federal, state, or local law. EOE/AA/M/D/V/F
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