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Art Director / Senior Graphic Designer

Direct Connection Advertising And M Fairfield ,CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $60,000 to $70,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, vision, 401k, dental
Job Description

Direct Connection Advertising & Marketing is a boutique, full-service, integrated advertising and marketing agency. We specialize in Property and Casualty wholesale Insurance brokerages and other insurance entities.

We are seeking an Art Director / Senior Graphic Designer accustomed to working in a fast-paced, high-volume environment for a busy team. Must be self-motivated, energetic, extremely detail-oriented, positive, and possess strong writing skills. Position will be full-time from our office in Fairfield, California.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or related field, or equivalent graphic design experience

  • 5-7 years’ experience in a creative leadership role

  • High-level understanding of print layout, including page layout and typography, equal parts technical skill and design sensibility

  • Highly organized while being able to adapt quickly to changing priorities

  • Simultaneously handle multiple projects with total accuracy and attention to detail

  • Actively and positively collaborate with a small team to maintain design integrity and ensure adherence to both brand and deliverable requirements

  • Develop and adapt creative assets (ads, banner ads, email layouts, flyer designs, trade show materials, etc.) to maintain clients’ brand cohesiveness and broaden brand message

  • On a daily basis, adhere to ever-changing deadlines and prioritize tasks while consistently delivering accurate revision rounds and final files

  • Ability to advise team on and manage workflow to ensure a realistic, steady responsiveness to clients’ needs while not overwhelming production staff

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to write clearly and professionally with little oversight

  • Skilled and efficient in the use of Adobe CS Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator for Mac; Microsoft Office, particularly Word and Excel; project management and collaboration tools like Slack, Dropbox, Wunderlist, Jira, Todoist

  • Ability to take direction and learn skills and processes as needed; working knowledge of HTML helpful but not required

Preferred:

  • Experience in insurance marketing or similar corporate environment

  • Ability to craft brand messaging and taglines

  • Sharp eye for editorial inconsistencies, ability to review others’ work and make constructive revisions and suggestions

  • Conscientious attitude toward creative projects, ability to apply industry and design knowledge to benefit clients and the team while meeting or exceeding deliverable goals

  • Demonstrated experience in managing a small team of production-level designers in a high-volume setting

Perks:

  • Vacation time available

  • Benefits: Medical, dental, 401k

  • Flexible to specific employee needs, dynamic team

Company Description
About Direct Connection Advertising & Marketing

Direct Connection Advertising & Marketing is a full-service, integrated marketing and communications firm based in Fairfield, California. We specialize in marketing and advertising for wholesale Property & Casualty insurance brokers and other insurance entities.

Our clients benefit from over 30 years of marketing experience—as well as extensive contacts within the industry and media. With our connections and industry expertise, we’re uniquely placed to maximize our clients’ exposure—both online and in print.

Direct Connection Advertising And M

Why Work Here?

Great team, flexibility, opportunity for growth.

About Direct Connection Advertising & Marketing Direct Connection Advertising & Marketing is a full-service, integrated marketing and communications firm based in Fairfield, California. We specialize in marketing and advertising for wholesale Property & Casualty insurance brokers and other insurance entities. Our clients benefit from over 30 years of marketing experience—as well as extensive contacts within the industry and media. With our connections and industry expertise, we’re uniquely placed to maximize our clients’ exposure—both online and in print.

Address

4171 Suisun Valley Rd
Fairfield, CA
USA

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