Art Director – Content, Nike Training Club (NTC)

NIKE INC - Beaverton, OR4.2

Within Nike sits Nike Digital Design. We focus relentlessly on talent and are always looking for ways to encourage growth. We are inspired by the Nike legends who built an empire rethinking product and service, and we seek to bring that level of innovation to our technologies. Our vision is to build and deliver extraordinary platforms, services and products directly to athletes* around the world.

Who are we looking for? You’re a master of visual language who understands how photography, video, color, typography and illustration work together to tell a compelling story. As a critical project owner, you’re well-versed in using the agile process to create a variety of video and editorial content. You’re comfortable operating at the big-picture level, but also love getting deep into the work and pushing pixels.

As the “go-to” person on the team, you’re comfortable working with external video production companies, directors and photographers. You’re known for your ability to work with product owners, fitness experts, writers and creative leadership to deliver an exceptional final product. You enjoy inspiring and mentoring other designers on your team.

Who will you work with? The Nike Digital Design NTC Team is redefining the training category by delivering groundbreaking consumer experiences in the Nike Training Club app. We partner with the product, engineering and marketing teams to launch distinctive digital experiences across a spectrum of platforms, devices and screens. From best-in-class programs and workouts to indepth wellness content, we inspire, guide and motivate people to reach their fitness goals.

What will your responsibilities be?
Lead, concept and create incredibly polished work that represents the Nike brand through storytelling, video and photography art direction, motion graphics, editorial design, and everything in between
Use Nike’s distinct visual language to establish a holistic look and feel across all the content being created
Inspire new ways of thinking while exploring fresh and unique approaches to content formats
Lead and run large-scale projects that require multiple levels of coordination and direction
Partner with the Nike Training Club app team to ensure flawless content implementation
Occasional travel to attend video and photo shoots

8+ years design and content-creation experience at an agency, in-house or at a start-up
A Bachelor’s degree in design, advertising, art direction or a related field
A deep understanding of Sketch, Adobe CC (esp. Photoshop), AE, Premiere and Lightroom
Excellent skills in photography, cinematography, composition, motion, and editorial design
Strong hands-on experience in motion design, video editing and photo retouching
A passion for photography and the ability to take pictures is highly desired

**This roles requires candidates to submit an online portfolio**