New Hartford, NY

Art Director

Description

As an Art Director at TRAINOR, you are a creative force who crafts and leads cross-channel initiatives that blow away our clients. You have a passion for big, integrated, disruptive ideas and have strong design sensibilities. As a curious and proactive problem solver you thrive in a fast-paced environment and have the know-how to lead each project from brief to final build.

Responsibilities

  • Generate ideas and develop groundbreaking concepts that crack the strategic brief
  • Design comps, storyboards, initial graphic concepts, and final deliverables
  • Create work for a range of mediums and platforms — OLV, TV, social media, UI/UX initiatives, identity, print, etc.
  • Work closely with copywriters, brand managers, content creators
  • Talk meaningfully with clients, presenting work confidently to strengthen their brand
  • Manage deadlines for multiple projects with many clients at once
  • Find more meaningful ways to create brand stories and redefine category conventions

Requirements

  • 2–5 years of industry experience in a well-established creative role
  • A robust portfolio that shows your talent in both digital and traditional channels
  • Proven knowledge of required software and technologies (Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch, Figma, Microsoft 365, etc.)
  • Excellent verbal, written and listening communication skills
  • Enthusiasm in spotting, learning, and mastering new technology to transcend standards
  • Must possess excellent time management skills and have a sense of urgency; proven ability to work on and lead multiple projects at any given time
  • Must include portfolio link or samples with submission

Why TRAINOR

  • We are all storytellers at heart and think differently
  • We have clients all over the world and love to delight them
  • We embrace all types of new technology and techniques
  • If current best practices are insufficient, we create new ones
  • We value your voice and the exuberance to make this day count