Art Director

Location Dubai
Job type: Permanent
Salary: 16,000 - 18,000 AED
Contact name: Mylene Manalo

Contact email: mylene.talent@esmosrecruitment.com
Job ref: 32695
Published: about 1 month ago

We’re on the hunt for an Art Director who is a conceptual and visual architect of brand experiences and can work alongside a copywriter to execute the creative and marketing strategy for all assigned projects. The art director possesses visual and verbal skills and is able to . They collaborate actively with a multi-disciplinary project team as well as outside partners. They report directly to the project’s creative lead, as each project requires. 

Responsibilities  

  • Work closely with creative lead to bring the team’s visual concepts to life 

  • Communicate regularly with Account Services, Strategy and Project Management team members to ensure all deliverables and deadlines are met 

  • Assist creative lead in presenting work to clients

  • Work on a variety of design projects for print, digital and social 

  • Provide multiple design solutions for a given brief

  • Play an active role in brainstorming sessions

  • Keep up with trends in advertising, design and social media

  • Learn new skills and software as needed 

  • Design presentation materials for new business pitches

  • Partner with Copywriters to deliver creative solutions

Skills/Experience

  • At least two years experience as an Associate or Junior Art Director, ideally at an advertising or design agency

  • A portfolio that demonstrates your ability to craft visual concepts for a brand across a variety of mediums

  • Exceptional design aesthetic, variations on styles, and awareness of design trends and innovation

  • Proficiency with AfterEffects, PhotoShop, Illustrator, Keynote and PowerPoint

  • Proficiency with Premiere Pro and Figma strongly preferred

  • Solid typography and layout skills

  • Strong organizational skills and extreme attention to detail

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to work independently to see projects through