Art
Director

Art
Director

Fulltime | Chicago, USA

Fulltime | Chicago, USA

 Listed 19.06.19

 Listed 31.01.19

 Listed 31.01.19

 Listed 19.06.19

Role:

Role:

Manifest in Chicago is looking for an Art Director. A true visual communicator who understands the power of conceptual design. Someone with a deep appreciation for content that captivates across platforms. They’re looking for someone who values craft and concept and wants to create work that is unmistakable.

 

Manifest in Chicago is looking for an Art Director. A true visual communicator who understands the power of conceptual design. Someone with a deep appreciation for content that captivates across platforms. They’re looking for someone who values craft and concept and wants to create work that is unmistakable.

 

Details:

Details:

Responsibilities:

  • Think conceptually and execute visually.
  • Push the envelope without ever losing sight of strategy.
  • Develop ideas that deliver value to a range of current and prospective clients.
  • Be savvy in designing everything from websites and social to print publications.
  • Collaborate with UX, photographers, illustrators, content writers and more, with grace and ease.
  • Take pride in going the extra mile.
  • Be creative, conceptual, clever, courageous and consistent.
  • Don’t be a total dork in front of clients. (Partial dorks will be considered.)
  • Read emails, meet deadlines, hang out, kick ass, take names and don’t eat all of the good snacks.

Requirements:

  • 4-5 years of experience in Art Direction and Design, including experience at digital or social agencies.
  • Expert-level application of 21st century art direction tools. (We’re talking the Adobe Creative Suite and beyond.)
  • Social experience.
  • Digital experience making responsive websites/mobile/tablet apps, converting wireframes to designs.
  • UI Design and UX understanding.
  • Ability to articulate why choices are made.
  • After Effects and Motion Graphics a plus.
  • Sketch and InVision a plus.
  • Creative Awards are nice, too.
  • Innovative portfolio including work across platforms and for a variety of brands.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.

Manifest is an equal opportunity employer. Manifest does not sponsor employment visas.

Responsibilities:

  • Think conceptually and execute visually.
  • Push the envelope without ever losing sight of strategy.
  • Develop ideas that deliver value to a range of current and prospective clients.
  • Be savvy in designing everything from websites and social to print publications.
  • Collaborate with UX, photographers, illustrators, content writers and more, with grace and ease.
  • Take pride in going the extra mile.
    Be creative, conceptual, clever, courageous and consistent.
  • Don’t be a total dork in front of clients. (Partial dorks will be considered.)
  • Read emails, meet deadlines, hang out, kick ass, take names and don’t eat all of the good snacks.

Requirements:

  • 4-5 years of experience in Art Direction and Design, including experience at digital or social agencies.
  • Expert-level application of 21st century art direction tools. (We’re talking the Adobe Creative Suite and beyond.)
  • Social experience.
  • Digital experience making responsive websites/mobile/tablet apps, converting wireframes to designs.
  • UI Design and UX understanding.
  • Ability to articulate why choices are made.
  • After Effects and Motion Graphics a plus.
  • Sketch and InVision a plus.
  • Creative Awards are nice, too.
    Innovative portfolio including work across platforms and for a variety of brands.
  • Bachelor’s Degree.

Manifest is an equal opportunity employer. Manifest does not sponsor employment visas.

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