As Art Director at iii, you will join the creative department and bring your brilliant visual thinking to brand design, product design, advertising campaigns, marketing efforts and customer experiences. You are a strong visual communicator and bring ideas to life in an inspiring, innovative and collaborative way. You craft big ideas that move the needle and are willing to get your hands dirty in the design process of visualizing and communicating ideas. Above all, you want to work with a multidisciplinary team of creatives, fine artists, product designers and engineers in a collaborative, inspiring and respectful manner.
Join in ideation and concept development for advertising campaigns, brand positioning, content creation and product development.
Grow the visual identity of existing and new brands, from new brand design, brand updates and seasonal visual centers.
Engage visually with customers and add new value to consumer experiences in social media, digital, events and brand collaborations.
Be an inspiration and leader for graphic designers, resident artists, content creators and creatives. You would help grow their skills, awareness and processes. You would help hone their technical skills while opening their minds to new ideas and new perspectives in design, art and culture.
Lead the overall art direction process of the creation of brand and marketing assets, creation of campaign pitch decks, creation of printed and OOH material, creation of digital experiences and social media content.
Work collaboratively on the team but also create inspired work independent of the Creative Director.
Oversee and guide the visual execution of photo shoots and film shoots and work closely with photographers and content creators.
Understand the business needs, market needs and customer needs in a sophisticated and educated manner. But be willing to push innovative ideas, surprising opportunities and fresh thinking.
A minimum of 5 years of agency, brand or content experience.
Ability to create amazing and fresh ideas and bring those ideas to life with inspiring visuals.
An exceptional portfolio of inspiring work that you have created or art directed.
Deep technical knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Google Presentation, and InDesign skills.
Exceptional visual and written communication skills. Your decks should be amazing, persuasive and clear.
Strong knowledge of emerging media, platform and cultural ideas and opportunities.
The ability to find and discover the perfect content partners for photography, videography, motion graphics, 3D creation and ideation.
Experience in directing and mentoring designers.
Live in Eugene Oregon.
WHO WE ARE:
Imagination International is a creative company. We create products, we create brands and we work as the advertising and brand design arm for a select group of international brands such as Copic Markers.
WHAT WE OFFER:
We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefit package. Flex spending and 401(k) matching. We offer enrichment funds, local arts/fitness memberships and a culture that is both professionally rewarding and community focused. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.