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Senior Art Director

  • Location: New York, 10281
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 24 days ago

Position: Senior Art Director
Location: New York, NY 10281
Term:  6 months
Day-to-Day Responsibilities:

  • Be innovative, forward-thinking and understands what strong visual content is and how that plays a role in storytelling.
  • Work in a fast-paced environment under pressure within tight deadlines.
  • Be proactive, coach, partner and guide others to build team expertise and best practices, as well as brand governance.
  • Be able to take feedback in a constructive manner in order to make the work stronger.
    Strong sense of storytelling and a point of view that can influence decisions to create success for the brand and our business partners.
  • Understands alignment of content around strategic business objectives and can articulate ideas in a constructive manner.
  • Focus on ideas first, then execution.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Give clear direction to the team when ideas need refinement.
  • Knows how to nurture, build ideas and explain concepts to business partners.
  • Well versed and knowledgeable in culture, current trends and breaking trends in video and social.
  • Leads and inspires design team to produce work that is modern, using best practice across all touchpoint of branding.
  • Shares knowledge, and builds excitement of creative trends with other team members.
Is this a good fit? (Requirements):
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Motion/Animation or equivalent.
  • Motion & social experience, with ability to storyboard, create and edit video content.
  • Excellent writing, editing and interpersonal skills.
  • 3-5 years working at a brand or agency with strong focus on video content creation.
  • Experience working at/with a financial/asset Management Company.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Final Cut pro.
  • Strong sense of editorial storytelling of video content and ideas.
  • Editorial background and/or experience.
  • Strong understanding of brand visual identity systems.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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