New York, New York / Essense Partners
Posted: Sep 6, 2017
Essense Partners is seeking an experienced Art Director to provide our creative team with guidance, support and career development as we continue our journey of transforming the energy sector. This role will work with the creative team to devise the concepts and strategies for campaigns across different formats and media, and will also lead our brand development.
This role is accountable for ideation, design excellence, accuracy, and quality across every project.
Conceive and implement concepts, guidelines and strategies in various creative projects and oversee them to completion
Collaborate with strategists to obtain knowledge of the clients' requirements
Direct and motivate teams of illustrators, copywriters, and videographers etc. to help them develop and use their talents effectively
Lead brainstorming/creative sessions to generate ideas
Revise content and presentations, approve/reject ideas, provide feedback to the team
Monitor results of team efforts and propose actions for the future
Proven experience as a Art Director or in a similar leadership creative role
Hand-on experience in creative process, marketing, graphic design and brand development
Excellent working knowledge of software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign etc.
Outstanding leadership and organization skills
Exemplary interpersonal and analytical abilities
BSc/BA in advertising, fine art, design or relevant field; MSc/MA will be considered an asset
Experience in videography and photography a plus