Chicago, Illinois / Demo Duck
Posted: Oct 10, 2017
Demo Duck creates videos that tell stories, educate customers, explain the complex, and humanize brands. We've produced hundreds of videos for everyone from startup founders to the Fortune 500.
We're looking for a talented art director who can own the visual aesthetic of our brand and client projects. This person would be charged with ensuring everything we do from a design perspective, whether it be internal or external, is of the highest caliber.
Develop storyboards for animated and live action video projects
Design style frames and assets for client projects
Provide art direction to freelance creatives
Communicate design and motion ideas to clients
Work closely with Producer and Creative Lead from project start to finish
Help Creative Lead develop custom visuals for pitches and treatments
Help Creative Lead identify and onboard creative teams
Participate in team brainstorms
Help identify and recruit creative talent
Perform design work as needed for sales, marketing, and internal projects. May include blog materials, infographics, social content, passion projects, and presentation materials.
Assist with art department as needed for live action videos
3-5 years of experience in design and illustration
Proficient in Illustrator & Photoshop
Experience with AfterEffects preferred but not required
Ability to work quickly and under pressure
Creative mind with plenty of ideas to contribute
Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
Ability to communicate visual ideas to team and clients accurately and efficiently
Self-motivated with strong project management skills
BA/BS/MBA in design, illustration, or related field
To apply, please email a resume and portfolio to email@example.com!