Art Director

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania / JPL

Oct 4, 2016


Do you love A) lording over others and bending their will to shape your creative vision or B) collaborating with other creative individuals to make awesomeness together? If you chose B, you could be JPL's new art director.

We're looking for an advertising art director who can generate strategic concepts from a creative brief and bring them to life through design. We want you to be all the clichés: talented, hard working, enthusiastic, confident, professional, etc. But mostly we want you to be you. Here's a little more about the position.



-Design superior graphics and layouts for brand identity, advertising and integrated communications, social, and environments.

-Strong layout and typography skills.

-Collaborate with team members to develop concepts across a wide variety of media.

-Lead photo and video shoots, and guide photography editing.

-Communicating clearly and speaking articulately to creative strategy as it relates to the client's business objectives and its application in design work.

-Awe internal and external clients in presentations.



-3-6 years of agency experience and formal training in Communication or Graphic Design: Bachelor's Degree in design, fine arts or marketing communications.

-Knowledge of graphic design, information design, information architecture, typography, interaction design, motion graphics and aesthetics.

-Thorough knowledge, experience and proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite.

-Design experience with current web and multimedia technologies; skilled in integrating overall design with digital requirements. Motion and video art direction experience is a plus.

-Proven excellent interpersonal and communication skills, collaboration, and time management.

To apply, send a current résumé and portfolio preview. Portfolios without conceptual advertising work will not be considered.