Now Hiring: Art Director (Full-Time / Los Angeles, CA)
ROSEWOOD is looking for an Art Director to lead creative development and execution for one of our music clients. The ideal candidate is a mixed media creative expert with a true understanding of how entertainment shapes culture. This role is fast-paced, and requires quick execution and superb leadership. You have a proven track record mentoring and motivating teammates, communicating effectively and directly with clients as well as internal teammates, and meeting tight deadlines across multiple priority projects.
Conceive, craft, and execute great ideas on time and on strategy.
Articulate concepts and executions in writing with rationale.
Build pitch decks with insight driven concepts and innovative executions.
Manage design requests and delegate to team members.
Lead daily and weekly meetings with the motion graphic design department.
Work closely with the Account, Production and Strategy teams to prioritizes requests.
Create and interpret creative client briefs to conduct brainstorms.
Drive best practices across all social and media platforms.
Detail oriented quality control with all concepts and versions.
Effectively communicate challenges and opportunities to leadership.
Oversee maintenance of internal digital asset management system.
Continually survey and discuss art and cultural trends and happenings.
Relentlessly develop and enhance your art directing and leadership skill sets.
Inspire and build with other creatives in the ROSEWOOD family.
5+ years of developing strategic creative for brands.
Passion, energy, and enthusiasm for social first storytelling.
Well versed in types of storytelling and structure from scripted to non-scripted.
Have a good understanding of strategy and how data informs executions.
Expert understanding of design methods, history and terminology.
Proficient in Keynote, Google Drive, Adobe CS and Trello.
Deep understanding of best practices in social and traditional advertising.
Maintain a curious mindset and always strive for innovation.
Have an entrepreneurial spirit and proactively take on opportunities.
Commitment to serving the client by working nonstandard hours when necessary.
Deep experience leading, managing and mentoring creatives.
A strong understanding of culture from music, entertainment and news is preferred.
Ability to successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects under strict deadlines.
Superior presentation and communication skills.
Natural born leader.
Curious, clever, with a strong entrepreneurial spirit.
Excellent organization and meticulous attention to detail.
Strong and inspiring communicator and receptive to feedback and direction.
A passion for working in a fast-paced environment with enthusiastic Teammates.
Strategic and creative thinker who can proactively problem solve and prioritize tasks.
Enthusiastic and versatile Team player with interpersonal skills.
Must submit resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Art Director: First/Last Name" in the subject line or your application will not be considered.