Art Director

  • 31999 Aurora Rd, Solon, OH 44139, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Findaway is dedicated to delivering simple and immediate access to content - wherever you are, whenever you want!

We’ve had the privilege of being recognized multiple years in the INC. 500/5000 fastest growing companies in America, in the Weatherhead 100 as one of the fastest growing company in Northeast Ohio, NorthCoast 99 “Best Places to Work” with a distinction award for “Passion” and on the Plain Dealer’s Top Workplaces list. 

Our Core Values were firmly entrenched in the workplace prior to the launch of our first product, and will remain the most important building block of Findaway as we continue to grow. We believe that you either find a way, or make one. Findawayers believe nothing is impossible. We work hard, but we laugh a lot. A lot. And we think that is the way it should be. 

Do you thrive in a fast-paced challenging environment? Do you believe in conversations over emails? Do you possibly have a slight addiction to coffee? At Findaway, we don’t just have jobs; we build careers, relationships, and achieve success as a team. We hire, retain, and continue to develop the best talent in the industry!

Job Description

Are you excited to push creative boundaries and inspire the people around you? Are you able to balance great design against business goals and objectives? Are you curious and inventive…able to visualize the essence of a project and take it from "good idea" to a brilliant execution? If so, keep on reading.

Findaway is looking for an Art Director to join our team. The right person for us is creative, ambitious, and self-motivated with a strong, multifunctional design, brand building and product launch background. We need someone who can create integrated branding campaigns across desktop, mobile, print, and tradeshow who embraces the importance of strong user experience, industry leading design, and overall, creating initiatives that deliver results for Findaway and all of our collective brands.

The Art Director reports directly to our Chief Creative & Marketing Officer and collaborates with our Product Marketing managers, Copywriters, Designers, and Developers to produce industry leading interactive design experiences. They will be responsible for developing integrated solutions and managing projects from concept through development.

 

Responsibilities

Product design, brand identity, new product launch & marketing

Designing a variety of both print and online materials including: POS materials, product packaging, sales collateral, trade show displays, web, e-mail

Providing a strategic POV and voice with all brands, creative, and company initiatives

Plan, design and execute internal and external events

Direct photo and video shoots

Vendor negotiation and management

 

Qualifications

5+ years of design experience

Proficient with the most current design tools including Adobe Creative Suite

Must be able to visualize, define, and qualify design solutions

Demonstrates strong conceptual work, driven by business goals

Excellent communication and presentation skills

Collaborates well with brand managers, copywriters, designers and developers.

Strong understanding of all aspects of design, branding, packaging, signage, etc.

Keen eye for detail with a process-driven approach, while also maintaining flexibility and big picture vision

Stays current with industry trends

An affinity for creating ground breaking creative work that continues to propel Findaway and disrupt our industry

Bachelor's degree (preferred) and a brilliant portfolio

 

Extra credit:

Experience art directing photo shoots, producing videos, interactive prototyping, interior design and/or space design

Agency experience working with large commercial brands

A strong entrepreneurial spirit

Additional Information

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

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