Senior Art Director

  • 215 S Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

Who Is Brownstein Group?

Brownstein is an independent advertising and public relations agency based in Philadelphia.

What we do

We build unstoppable brands by helping clients navigate the changing tides of culture and business with a focus on brand longevity, and have worked with a range of companies including IKEA USA, Comcast Xfinity, DuPont™ Sorona®, TruGreen, The GIANT Company, ACI Speedpay, NJM Insurance Group, and Saint-Gobain North America.

What we’re known for

Brownstein is an Ad Age Small Agency of the Year ----> a PRNEWS Small Public Relations Firm of the Year finalist ----> and an inductee at Advertising Week’s Madison Avenue Walk of Fame.

Check out one of our latest, show-stopping campaigns as profiled in Muse by Clio:https://musebycl.io/health/youll-recognize-surgery-patient-inspira-healths-playful-new-ad 

Job Description

Brownstein Group is looking for a Senior Art Director! The Senior Art Director maintains the agency’s creative standards in all work developed and executed by the Creative Department. Produces bold, strategic, persuasive messages in all media for agency clients. Creates and fosters long-term relationships between agency clients and their customers. Works with teams to develop concepts for interactive campaigns and other communications. Responsible for design and visual style of websites, banner ads, e-mail and other interactive media.

You’ll be leading the charge with other creative types and be responsible for taking a project from concept through to roll out. You will work with strategy, account, and PM to create and manage your projects and will present regularly with clients. Projects can run on a normal schedule but sometimes require a quick turn-around. You should be agile and flexible. We’re looking for those prepared for the challenge and ready to dedicate themselves to reaching a high-water mark in their craft.

 

RESPONSIBILITES:

·       In charge of influencing the end-user by delivering a clear message, as well as seeking out new trends and incorporating them into campaigns effectively.

·       Managing designers and copywriters, working as a team players, multi-tasker, providing original approaches and innovative ideas.

·       Develop creative strategies that are forward-thinking and in-line with current media trends

·       Demonstrate a clear understanding of campaign objectives and devise strategies to achieve them

·       Offer creative ideas and encourage others to share theirs

·       Manage multiple projects, with the ability to switch from one to the other seamlessly

·       Develop strong, strategic interactive concepts

·       Direct/coordinate selection and use of photographers and illustrators

·       Oversee the work of graphic designers and production artists as needed

·       Collaborate with Account Execs and Copy colleagues to ensure creation of consistent strategies;  devise new ways to communicate with consumers

·       Coordinating with Production, Creative and Development to ensure that concepts can be produced on time/on budget, at the level of quality promised to the client

 

Qualifications

·       5 years experience as Art Director in creative advertisement, Broadcast/TV/Video experience a must

·       Hands-on shoot experience

·       Experience with retail and family brands

·       Keen eye for detail, and a drive to deliver the sharpest, most dazzling copy

·       Adobe Creative Suite: specifically, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

·       The ability to plan and strategize high-profile projects

·       Effective team management capabilities

·       Attention to detail and timescales

·       Familiarity with creative processes and techniques –including digital media

·       Confidence in building a rapport with clients and nurturing good working relationships

·       Portfolio Required

 Special Sauce We’re Looking For:

  • Multi-tasker who is able to handle multiple tasks and deadlines in a fast-paced business
  • Understand the ways copy helps clients achieve their goals
  • Detail-oriented — attentive and accurate
  • Inquisitive and exhibits a genuine interest in advertising and is eager to learn and ask questions
  • Influential communication skills across the board
  • Team player and nurturer of healthy workplace culture; leads by example
  • A self-starter who has an entrepreneurial spirit, endless career ambition, and is resourceful
  • A range of previous work and experiences that demonstrate bold, brave, and brilliant thinking and execution
  • Someone who loves marketing and advertising (REALLY loves it!)

Additional Information

Benefits:

Brownstein Group offers the following competitive benefits:

  • An opportunity to collaborate and create with some of the smartest, coolest, and most interesting people in the industry
  • A competitive salary
  • Health benefits
  • Wellness programs
  • 401K program
  • Unlimited vacation

Brownstein is committed to cultivating a culture of inclusion and authenticity.

The sum of our collective individual life experiences, uniqueness, knowledge, creativity, self-expression, and talent that our employees bring to their work represents not only a major part of our culture, but our work and Brownstein’s success as well.

Brownstein is an equal opportunity employer. When bringing people into our team, we welcome the unique perspectives they bring related to their experience, culture, education, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, veteran’s status, color, religion, ableness, sexual orientation, and beliefs. We believe in the strength of our people and the power in diversity.

We’re always working on being more inclusive and there will always be more work to do, so please come and join us.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.