We are looking for a talented and motivated lead designer. The successful candidate must be a hands-on leader with excellent communication skills and maximize the talents of the team.
As the Art Director, you will:
Work closely with our digital and communications teams to deliver engaging and innovative work that meets the expectations of our clients. We’re looking for somebody who can design for a range of media, including but not limited to social media graphics, digital ads, mail pieces, websites, reports, infographics, documents, and PowerPoint presentations.
Manage, inspire, and mentor the design team to create beautiful work and assess and ensure the quality of products on an ongoing basis.
Help develop and oversee the development of NP marketing materials, including proposals, reports, and infographics.
Guide the expansion of a newly-formed in-house brand and create processes to ensure all products are within brand guidelines.
5+ years in a senior creative role with hands-on designing and art direction experience
Expert proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
Excellent communications skills for:
In-house design feedback
Outward-facing conversations with clients to explain the logic behind creative strategy and design choices
Working with contractors/vendors
Ability to work fast and offer creative solutions
Previous agency and/or advocacy design experience preferred
Data visualization experience and data based storytelling
Able to write graphic copy when needed and copy edit longer form presentations
After Effects and video editing skills a plus
New Paradigm Strategy Group is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a non-discriminatory work environment, and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.