Design / Art Direction Jobs
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Our client, a leading beauty brand, is seeking a Graphic Designer with packaging experience for a month-long contract with possibility of extension or full-time hire. This would likely begin in mid-December.Responsibilities will include:Supporting the packaging design team by transferring art to dielines for production. Concepting and designing decorations on primary components for permanent products, kits and seasonal programs. Concepting and designing decorations on cartons for permanent products, kits and seasonal programs. Working with the packaging design team to create specification briefs for vendors. Designing packaging for makeup influencer sets when needed.
Freelance Junior Designer - Branding
Our client, an award winning branding agency, is in search of a Junior Designer to join their team on a permanent basis beginning with a brief freelance trial period. This role begins on-site in New York City as soon as possible.What you'll be doing:Contributing to the creation and implementation of graphic designs that translate brand messages while maximizing current technologies and trends. Working as part of a team to concept integrated B2B campaigns across channels (branding, communications, film, digital, etc). Collaborate with strategists, project managers, developers, filmmakers, designers, creative director, and agency partners to create amazing design concepts that work across many forms of media to move clients’ business forward. Create and implement branding/marketing initiatives across traditional and digital channels. Manage multiple projects at the same time and meet deadlines. Contribute to a culture of learning by bringing your ideas to the table - also be open to learning from your counterparts. Use storytelling to present creative concepts to clients. Partner with your account and strategy teams to nurture client relationships.About you:2-3 years of design experience. Strong design abilities in a variety of areas including line looks, logos, typography, web, print, basic structural studies and more. You can see projects through from concept to execution on your own. Have designed for corporate identity, web identity, film, rebrands, guidelines, logos, etc. Ability to conceptualize ideas into solid designs Ability to independently manage projects. B2B experience with brand identity and/or advertising. Experience with industry standard design software (Adobe CS) on a Mac. Basic knowledge of social media platforms (LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). Up-to-date resume and portfolio.Please apply with your portfolio today!
Associate Creative Director - Art
Our Client, a full-service advertising agency in South FL is looking for an Associate Creative Director (Art) to join their team ASAP to work on 360 campaigns (TV, Print, Digital) for a global food service retail brand.***WILL OFFER RELOCATION FOR THE RIGHT CANDIDATE***Responsibilities:The Associate Creative Director (Art) will be a critical part of the creative team and play the role of a storyteller, conceptual thinker and collaborator. The Associate Creative Director (Art) must be able to deliver strategically sound conceptual thinking and design strategies across all channels while working closely with Executive Creative Directors, Art Directors as well as a large creative team.Day-to-Day:Oversees execution of overall design/creative team projects and objectives identified by Executive Creative Director. Translate marketing objectives into clear creative strategies. Conceive, develop, and execute effective 360 advertising campaigns. Take part in owning the creative execution process; abiding by requested deliverables, timelines, and budgets. Lead brainstorming and strategy sessions. Take part in managing, motivating, and mentoring Creative team members to perform highly and grow professionally. Manage multiple projects while coordinating cross-functionally in collaboration with all departments to ensure timelines are met and deliverables are accurate.Must Have:Bachelor’s degree required and/or 2+ years experience with an advertising or design company. Must be passionate about creativity, typography, illustration, color, and overall clean design. A strong portfolio of creative that demonstrates originality, innovation, problem-solving, and personal expression. Proficiency with software applications used for advertising, such as Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. Experience as an ACD within a large agency required. Experience in food/beverage industry is a huge plus.If you are looking to take your career to the next level and be a part of a top agency apply today!
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Junior to Mid-Level Art Director. Our client, a well-known financial institution is at the forefront of the financial technology industry and is consistently regarded as one of the top places to work.Job Description: We are looking for a self-motivated, inquisitive, and resourceful Art Director who is eager to improve their craft and grow with the team. This person must be capable of balancing multiple jobs at a time, and equally comfortable handling both conceptual and production-oriented projects. Applicants must be able to articulate their design choices, thought process, etc. A strong sense of typography and composition are musts.Portfolio Requirements: Must display both creative and strategic thinking and show attention to detail.If you possess a good eye for design and work well in collaborated environments, then apply today to speak with one of our associates!
UI / UX Designer
Onward Search is on the hunt for a UI/UX Designer to join the team of one of our financial services clients to work on the UI/UX Design for a suite of products. You will be doing the design and production including wireframes & comps and responsive design for web and mobile applications as well as some print materials.We are seeking UI /UX Designers who meet the following requirements:5+ years of experience with UI/UX Design, experience with dashboards is a plus. Proficient in Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, and InVision. Demonstrate a clean yet versatile style in your portfolio. Must be able to problem-solve using research and UI/UX design.
Digital Art Director
Our client, a Global Digital Agency, is looking to hire a hands-on Digital Art Director, with an emphasis on responsive web design, for a long-term, to potentially permanent, opportunity. The right candidate won't be afraid to pitch in wherever needed. This position reports into the Creative Director.Requirements for this role include:5+ years experience, ideally in an agency setting. Background working on digital creative from brief through delivery. Responsive web design experience and samples to show in portfolio. Ability to partner closely with both creative and tech teams and understand technical requirement and limits for projects. Strong visual and digital thinker, who is comfortable leading others. Sketch, Zeplin, InVision, Keynote, Adobe Creative Suite and ideally After Effects. Collaborative.Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Our client, a top fashion company is looking to hire a Graphic Designer to add to their team. This person will be responsible for designing concept through production in a variety of media including print and some digital. They will support the companies creative vision and enhance the customer experience through design. Projects include but are not limited to visual merchandising, print collateral, packaging, digital marketing, signage, in-store visuals and brand assets.Responsibilities, Skills and Experience Required:Design graphics that communicate the brand’s desired messages in a style and tone that is precise, compelling and consistent with the brand. Regularly communicate with the Company’s creative services professionals and consultants to ensure needs are met and execution is accurate. Passionate about latest graphic design techniques, trends, styles and participate in learning and sharing of creative ideas and skills. Maximize the use of existing technology, create design efficiencies and evaluate design packages and tools. Ensure brand standards are maintained across all design deliverables. Manage packaging and printing jobs with vendors. Attend press checks as needed. Excellent technical aptitude and skills. Strong skills in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) Sketchup, AutoCAD and VRay Ability to articulate and exemplify brand vision. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail. Ability to multi-task, problem-solve, and successfully work under multiple deadlines set by different departments. Communicates effectively and professionally. 4+ years of graphic design experience. BA required, MFA a plus Does this sound like you? Apply today!
Freelance Marketing Designer
Large publishing company has an immediate need for a freelance integrated designer. This role will be onsite in NYC starting ASAP and ongoing into 2019.You will be working on a variety of projects across digital and print for the consumer marketing team of an iconic publication. You will work as part of the design team on the design and production of creative assets for the consumer marketing team. You must have experience with presentation / deck design, and email layout and design to be considered for this role. We are specifically looking for direct marketing experience with a specific call to action in the email design.Requirements:Proficient in Photoshop and Sketch. Experience designing presentations with the samples that show it. Strong understanding of direct marketing design - specifically email call to action. Strong use of typography, and understanding of how it drives branding initiatives. Ability to work fast and efficient in a deadline driven environment. Well-rounded digital graphic designer with proficiency in business presentation/deck creation Experience creating multi-channel marketing assets --- emails, site ads, landing pages and social media units. An elevated design aesthetic in fashion or relatable industry. An understanding of direct response best practices and how design influences consumers to take an action. Required skills: keynote, powerpoint, sketch, photoshop, project management system such as Basecamp, some basic animation.Please apply with your portfolio!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Mid-Sr. Level Digital Designer to join our client's team for a 3 month contract position that will likely extend.You'll report to the Creative Director on the team, and be responsible for the design of emails, campaigns, social, web, and digital assets for direct-to-consumer marketing.We are seeking Mid-Sr. Level Designers who meet the following requirements:5-8 Years of experience in design Must have a strong digital background and be able to showcase samples in work Packaging experience in s a plus, but not required
Our client, a boutique Global Design and Branding agency, is looking for a freelance Packaging Designer to start immediately!The ideal candidate will have experience working in packaging (preferably on agency side), be a proactive, hands-on individual with 2 or more years’ experience doing packaging production and mechanicals in a fast-paced team environment.Responsibilities & Experience:CPG packaging design experience and samples. Adapting existing packaging design. Strong understanding of the packaging production process. Ability to confirm the accuracy of copy and legalities. Adobe Creative Suite.Does this sound like you? Apply today!