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Art Director

InfoSec Madison, WI
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Art Director





Infosec is a stable, fast-growing company with amazing opportunities to start or grow your career. As a leading provider of security education solutions, we're on a mission to arm organizations and their employees against security threats. Recognizing cybersecurity is everyone's job, we provide award-winning skills development and certification training for IT security pros while building the entire workforce's security aptitude with awareness training and phishing simulations.





As a mid-market company, we?re not interested in office politics or the endless trials of corporate hierarchies and bureaucracy. We?re interested in getting things done. Our management teams are open to your suggestions and make sound decisions that help us expand. It?s evident in the 450% growth we?ve seen over the past four years.





Your role





As our first Art Director, you?ll manage our creative staff. You understand the creative process in both a procedural and visceral way. You?re passionate about creating high quality end products that our customers find visually appealing, enticing, and aligned with our brand promise of education delivery. Creative deliverables vary from graphic design to e-learning modules to sales enablement tools and collateral. You?ve managed a team before and understand how to lead ideation sessions, gain buy-in from team members, and execute on projects to hit deadlines.





Working on our Content team, you?ll get input from leadership, sales, and marketing to execute the cohesive vision for our products. As a growing company, we?ve set aggressive goals and you?re the type of person that thrives in a fast-paced environment and enjoys the challenges that come along with hyper-growth. In fact, if you don?t have multiple moving targets, you?d get bored!











Key Skills





Creativity. Because, of course. This is how we grow and create competitive advantages. You have a strong understanding of marketing and brand including strategic direction setting, conceptualization and multi-platform execution.





Self-motivated. Micro-management is not for you; it?s not how you like to manage or be managed. You know what needs to be done, by whom and plan your team?s work to consistently meet deadlines.





Leadership. You?re not afraid to get your hands dirty and lead by example. Coaching, providing feedback and evaluation, building team culture, inspiring, motivating, and developing a team with creative and productive balance are skills you?ve acquired in your career.





Tech savvy. The Adobe suite is your friend (maybe frenemy at times) and you?re adept or familiar with several other technologies for executing on your creative projects. You understand the technology of your craft, but are also aware of the security space and SaaS business model.





Positive attitude. You?re tenacious with a smile, able to stay positive and persistent. You?re open to new ideas and if there?s a better way to do things, you?re willing to try. The team works hard but you know how to have fun doing it.











Your duties








+ Manage creative staff




+ Review the work of designers and provide direction and feedback




+ Pitch and develop new ideas




+ Experience with creative writing, editing, storyboarding




+ Oversee the Design Department and supervise the Design Staff




+ Participate in the design process for modules, branded collateral, and web assets




+ Ensure high levels of quality, brand adherence, and professional standards




+ Work within established budgets and deadlines




+ Evaluate staff via the performance review process




+ All other duties as assigned, thought of, suggested, or randomly come up and need to be done.














Your qualifications








+ Varied portfolio of work demonstrating in-depth understanding of design principles




+ Experience leading, mentoring, and curating a strong creative team




+ Ability to work effectively with sales, marketing, and other internal stakeholders




+ Demonstrated understanding of distilling a big picture idea into its parts to delegate projects and deliverables to meet deadlines




+ Excellent written and verbal communication skills




+ Highly organized and familiar with one or more project management software programs (Trello, Jira, Zoho, etc?)




+ Strong knowledge of creative software including the Adobe suite




+ Proficiency with video production/editing




+ Knowledge of web skills (HTML, CSS, etc) a plus




+ Bachelor?s degree preferred














Why Should You Join Us at Infosec?








+ Competitive base salary




+ We promote from within! As a growing company, there are many opportunities to move up




+ Fun work environment and casual dress code




+ Flexible schedule




+ 401(k) with company match




+ Health benefits (medical, dental, vision and life insurance)




+ Paid vacation, sick and holiday time








How to Apply





If this sounds like the opportunity you?ve been looking for, apply right now! A real human being ? me, Lorelei ? will review your application and get back to you if you?re a good fit. If you?re unsure or have questions, feel free to reach out to me directly at lorelei.kuhn@infosecinstitute.com. I look forward to speaking with you soon!





About InfoSec





Infosec was founded in 1998 by an expert team of information security instructors. Their goal was to build a business by offering the best possible training experience for students. We have always believed that we can grow our company by offering the best possible hands-on training, the most practical for today?s demanding workplace environments. This has proved true.





Infosec has trained over 160,000 individuals. Unlike other training companies that have been founded by non-technical businesspeople, Infosec understands the needs of today?s IT professionals and is best positioned to offer world-class training.





InfoSec is an equal opportunity employer.

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