Arkadium: Art Director (New York)
Posted: Dec 19, 2017
Arkadium seeks an Art Director who will play a key role on our Content Reinvention Team. The ideal candidate will have excellent visual design, typography, layout and color sensibilities and skills, as well as a passion for innovative content. This individual must have experience creating designs for interactive products that speak to brands’ needs. This is an opportunity to work with our team in NY to develop visual solutions to elevate Arkadium’s products for existing and prospective partners.
Think creatively to design modern and premium graphic designs for products including, but not limited to interactive software, in-house creative and marketing assets
Collaborate with developers and creative leadership to create “responsive” visual designs that work well on the web and mobile web products
Work with Sales to strategize and pitch our products to brands and agencies
Coach junior team members to enhance their design skills
Support and maintain our process of design creation and curation for the wider team
Proactively identify and implement improvements to our overall design process
Stay on top of trends and share industry best practices for web and graphic design, and interactive technologies
Minimum 5 years of experience designing graphics for web and digital platforms
Minimum 3 years of experience designing graphics for brands
Experience pitching ideas and designs to stakeholders
UX/UI knowledge and a keen sense of animation/motion graphics is a plus
Expert ability to create mockups and designs in an iterative, agile environment
Team player with can-do spirit including great time management, attention to detail, and strategic analytical ability
Knows that good process creates good results
Strong ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and deadlines
Possesses Positive Energy and Fierce Drive!
BA/BS degree in Graphic/Visual/Communication Design or relevant experience required
How to Apply:
Candidates MUST include a link to their portfolio to be considered.