Jobs

Senior Art Director- Saxum

Date of Posting

10/30/2017

Contact

Sara Walker
swalker@saxum.com
4056052003

Additional Info

Please apply through our online application https://saxum.com/who-we-are/careers/

Company Name

Saxum

Position Title

Senior Art Director- OKC or Tulsa

Qualifications & Requirements

This position is responsible for concept development and designing in all mediums (print, video, digital, etc.). This position will report to the SVP and Chief Creative Officer (CCO) of Saxum with indirect reporting to the VP, Digital. Responsibilities: -Lead creative strategy and big-picture concepts on assigned projects -Demonstrate high-level ability to think creatively and to plan strategically -Concept, develop and implement ideas -Help establish and maintain the highest standards for materials produced by the agency and ensure excellence on all projects overseen -Participate in client and internal meetings providing creative strategy -Collaborate and work together with copywriters, other art directors, the digital team and account managers -Work directly with Client Services to identify opportunities that best support their clients' experience offering -Manage and mentor other team members such as art directors, designers, graduate fellows and interns -Consult with the CCO, creative staff and account managers to achieve agency objectives -Support new business efforts by contributing concepts and language for proposals, presentations and pitches -Assist project managers in creating project budgets/timelines and work within the scope of the project -Examine and approve finished art and conceptual material, and supervise edits to these projects -Meet deadlines (including time entry deadlines) -Inform and advise the CCO of the status on all design work, related hardware/software needs, etc. Qualifications -Bachelor’s Degree in graphic design, advertising or related field -Must be flexible, motivated and detail oriented -Minimum 5+ years of related experience -Must have excellent organizational and time management skills -Experience at an agency or production company is a plus -Experience in new business pitch and client presentations is a plus -Proficiency (creatively and technically) in Adobe Creative Suite