Art Director - Social

New York City, New York

Start 08/10/2020

Temp to Perm

Agency client looking for a highly creative Social Art Director to join their efforts in creating on-trend outstanding social campaigns.

The Social Art Director we're looking for to join our team excels in real-time creative environments and lives for internet culture. In this role, you will develop on-trend outstanding social campaigns and guide the end to end creative process from conceptualization through production. While the Studio resources can be engaged if needed, you embrace an independent creative process, embody the true maker-spirit of the company and have proven skills in producing your own content.

The Social Creative Art Director (in partnership with a Social Content Copywriter and a Motion Designer/Editor) delivers complete campaigns. As a senior team member, you will provide mentorship to junior teammates and interns.

You Will:

In direct collaboration with the Social Content Copywriter and Motion Designer/ Editor, your responsibilities include:

·  Completing ongoing deliverables:

  • Social campaign creative with messaging and concepts
  • Art Direction of campaign productions
  • Ad hoc content requests
  • Realtime responsive creative
  • Integrating the brand’s established look and feel into social creative in a compelling, valuable and authentic way
  • Understanding new social media content best practices and what other organizations and companies are creating
  • Leading the research and marketing of case studies and innovations within the real-time social space
  • Identifying trends and patterns in user behavior associated with more immediate social content
  • Developing an ongoing editorial calendar with copy and concepts that align with brand voice/tone

You Have:

  • 2-5 years of experience in a creative agency delivering social-first content.
  • Excellent creative and design skills
  • Experience with a variety of creative disciplines: photography, videography, design, and production
  • Expertise in Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Passion and understanding of today’s social media landscape and the best practices as it relates to each unique platform
  • Inspiration driven by on-trend and excellent creative work
  • Experience creating brand work centered on innovation and authenticity
  • Passion for creating NOW content that resonates with consumers
  • Desire to interact with great branded and unbranded content from across the web
  • Sensibilities to work quickly and independently, with some ambiguity