Art Director

  • September 2, 2021
  • 2 Mins Read

Art Director Responsibilities:

  • Working with other members of the art department to evaluate client or company needs, develop project strategies, and create visual elements for ad campaigns
  • Speaking with the company or client to set goals, provide updates, receive feedback, and present the final campaign
  • Conducting research to better understand brand objectives, target markets, and industry trends.
  • Hiring, training, and supervising design staff
  • Coordinating resources and with other departments to create a cohesive, effective
  • Establishing budgets and timelines and delivering the finished campaign within those
  • Troubleshooting design, staff, or process problems as they arise
  • Ensuring that all aspects of the campaign align with the needs of the client or company
  • Looking for ways to improve design department processes
  • Software knowledge – photoshop, Illustrator, After effect, 3D software, social media
  • Filter software and Cinema 4d

Art Director Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, marketing, or related field
  • Experience in graphic design with a supporting portfolio, more education, or industry-
    specific knowledge may be required
  • Proficiency with computers, especially MS Office and graphic design software
  • High level of accountability and motivation
  • Strong Interpersonal, time and project management, presentation, leadership, and communication skills
  • Creativity and ability to delegate responsibilities
  • Receptiveness to feedback and adaptability
  • Willingness to travel and meet deadlines