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Posted October 11th

Digital Art Director

Norwalk, Connecticut

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Inspira Marketing

Industry

Promotions and Events and Experiential Marketing Agency

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Posted October 11th

Digital Art Director

Norwalk, Connecticut

Function

Marketing

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

Company Description

Inspira isn't your typical agency. Our focus is on one thing: people. Real people, and the values that they hold to be true.

We're here to help our clients build genuine relationships with their audience - the kinds of relationships that create powerful, active communities around their brand.

Our insights-driven, collaborative approach to the work we do establishes better foundations to build campaigns and events on, by making sure at every step of the way that we're working towards one ultimate goal: making people care. We deliver award-winning campaigns for clients while devoting a portion of our profits to find a cure for pediatric cancer.

Job Description

Role: Digital Art Director

Job brief

We are looking for a highly motivated Digital Art Director who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and loves the challenge of discovering what makes consumers "tick" while being on the pulse of culture. You will collaborate with a small and tightknit hands-on creative team to devise on social/digital concepts for our clients. The goal is to translate content strategies and great ideas into innovative and impressive storytelling experiences across the digital omni channel space. Your breakthrough ideas should stimulate targeted audiences in relevant yet unexpected ways, especially staying current in today's world.

To succeed as a Digital Art Director, you must be a champion for digital-first, creative storytelling with excellent communicative and exceptional project/time management skills. You should be a visionary who is willing to push boundaries and can think big picture yet refine ideas into relevant and fresh creative platforms for our clients. You should be skilled in graphic design, animation, and digital forward thinking

Job Description

Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning and consumer mindsets

Generate clear ideas coming out of a concise brief

Present completed ideas to clients/team members

Strong design skills for digital/social with the ability to do animation

The prep of basic mechanical files for production

Take work from concept to final execution within deadlines

Ensuring that all aspects of the creative aligns/answers the client brief

Stay on top of all cultural trends and maintaining best practice

Working with other members of the creative department to evaluate client or company needs, develop project strategies and strong creative for our clients

Work with cross functioning teams, especially now whilst most of the team is working from home; Coordinating resources with other departments to create a cohesive and effective work stream

Looking for ways to improve design department processes

Manage responsibilities

Qualifications

Qualification:

4-6 years of experience working at an digital agency or agency environment a plus

Experience in graphic design, marketing or advertising, or similar field of study

Hands on experience with logo design, layout design, design for social/digital and print production

Experience owning creative initiatives and projects with delivery across multiple channels (digital & physical +)

Knowledge of design applications in traditional and emerging channels

Proficient use of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, PowerPoint, After Effects and other visual design tools

Understanding of budgets and timelines and delivering the finished creative within those parameters

Incorporate feedback and take/give direction to interns or freelancers

Team player with strong communication and presentation skills

Experience working on a CPG client is a plus

Willingness to travel

Additional Information

The base compensation range for this job classification is between $50,000 and $70,000. The determination of what a specific employee in this job classification is paid depends on a number of factors, including, but not limited to, prior employment history/job-related skills and qualifications, length of service and geographic location. This job classification is bonus-eligible, with bonus potential subject to applicable bonus plan terms and conditions.

This position offers incentive opportunities plus full benefits including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k with match, PTO time and more!

Inspira Marketing is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Location
Norwalk, Connecticut