Job title: Mid/Senior Digital Art Director
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 4 to 8 years
Salary: R29 to R36
Job published: 02 December 2020
Job reference no: 874933751

Job Description

Company

A large international corporate is looking for a digital art director to join their fast expanding internal ad agency. This is an opportunity to work in a hybrid environment, experiencing the best of both agency and corporate. 


Job description

Responsible for the conception, design and execution of digital visuals to be used in online advertising and digital marketing. Creating highly intuitive, beautifully crafted ideas across web, mobile apps and social media platforms.

The Digital Art Director will often support the Digital Creative Director in the development of digital campaigns therefore, he/she must have strong experience across a range of mediums, including digital, social, integrated and occasionally traditional.

 

Duties

  • Generate clear ideas and concepts in conjunction with the copywriter
  • Produce sketches and storyboards to visualise ideas
  • Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning and target audience
  • Communicate with the rest of the creative team across different types of media
  • Take work from concept to final execution, within deadlines
  • Manage and delegate responsibilities to other designers and provide direction
  • Present completed ideas to clients/team members
  • Stay on top of all trends and maintain best practices


Requirements

  • 5 - 7 years prior experience 
  • Strong experience in social media campaign development (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, other)
  • Hands-on experience with web layout design, logo design, typography, colour, print production and image selection 
  • Proficient use of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Incorporate feedback and take/give direction well
  • Team player with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Relevant education or training
  • Award-winning creative work portfolio reflecting strong conceptual ability
  • Meticulous designer

 

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