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Art Director

Mc Lean, VA | Job #325102
Job Title: Art Director
Location: Mc Lean, Virginia
Type: Freelance / Contract

Fabulous opportunity for an Art Director that is a temp to hire, fully remote role!

Are you creative, love to drive the production of digital assets, and looking to join a company voted “Best Companies to Work For” on Fortune Magazine’s list over 20 consecutive years? Our client is seeking an Art Director to join their team, focusing on new business. In this role, you will be team-oriented, working collaboratively,, driving strategy, and leading a talented team of graphic designers.

Art Director Responsibilities:   

  • Experience driving content, overall strategy, and providing high-level creative direction for a team of graphic designers
  • Advanced knowledge of tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Dreamweaver
  • Team-oriented mindset. Will be working with 10+ designers and a Creative Director
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced environment, understanding speed-to-market with content is critical
  • Digital content production is most critical (social, banner ads, etc), but should be able to lead the art direction across all mediums, such as animation, video, motion graphics, etc
  • Influences a team to choose an effective design and deliverable solution within budget requirements
  • Demonstrates advanced knowledge for troubleshooting technical issues in graphic files: style guide, proper fonts, file sizes, engaging graphics, etc
  • Knowledge resource for troubleshooting technical issues in electronic files for web and on-screen viewing — graphics linking, file size and channel execution
  • Addresses problems, makes decisions in area of competence and contributes to decision-making
  • Makes considered, measured judgments regarding well-defined problems
  • Thinks strategically to relate design work to the business needs
  • Approximately 8-10 years of related design experience

Art Director Preferred Skills:

  • Experience in the Financial Services industry
  • 8+ years experience
  • Graphic Design related certifications
  • Experience managing a team of designers of 10+ 

Art Director Requirements:

  • 8+ years experience
  • Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or related discipline
  • Strong portfolio showcasing digital assets used in social and digital advertising
JobID: 325102KD
Cella is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.
We are passionate about connecting you with the right role at the right organization—and providing you great benefits for the great work you do. With an attractive compensation package including competitive salary, 401(k) plan, weekly paychecks, holiday pay and a health benefits program, we have you covered.

Cella is an award-winning leader in consulting, staffing and managed solutions for creative, marketing, digital and proposal development teams. We help people build meaningful careers and partner with companies to help them win. Our staffing solutions include freelance, contract, temporary, temp-to-hire and direct hire positions. Cella is the only creative staffing firm to win the Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for 10 years running. And as a Certified Women’s Business Enterprise, we proudly help clients meet diversity objectives, too. Cella is an equal opportunity employer.