Art Director

Magellan Jets - Quincy, MA

Full-timeEstimated: $46,000 - $66,000 a year

Art Director

Company Overview

Magellan Jets is a leading full-service private jet membership and charter brokerage service that has served corporations, families, and individuals for over a decade. We’re dedicated to the best possible service, which, strangely enough, makes us somewhat unique in our industry. We’re also inventive and resourceful, and we value inspired thinking and creativity.

Since inventing jet memberships ten years ago, we’ve grown fast, having been named to the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Businesses each of the last six years and consequently to their Hall of Fame. You might think of us as a 10-year-old startup that’s debt-free and cash-positive.

We’re now in the process of putting together a small, state-of-the art marketing department. As Art Director, you’ll be the visual story-teller of the team. If you’re looking to mix your avant-garde inclinations with ingenious design in a very up-scale industry, and are happy to do your own implementation, we want to talk to you!

You’ll be working with the marketing department on the entire spectrum of design projects in a very nimble and fast-paced environment, from collateral and website re-design, to helping choose gift packages for new members. You’ll be the single integral design member of a tight team, reporting to the Director of Marketing.

We’re in Quincy, Massachusetts, right off the Red Line.

Position Summary

You’ll collaborate with the rest of the team on multiple campaigns and translating them to marketing materials in a variety of media at a variety of levels. This includes:

  • Collaboration on website re-design, including response forms
  • Developing high-end branding collateral with info-graphics where applicable
  • Design and production of sales collateral
  • Online and printed brochures
  • Presentation decks
  • One-sheeters
  • Promotion campaigns
  • Pitch packages * Devise and delivering the visual aspects of email campaigns
  • Emails
  • Landing pages * Create visually-attractive online newsletters
  • Add visuals to twice-weekly blog posts

Requirements for Success

  • B.A. in Graphic Design or demonstrated equivalent experience
  • 3-6 years relevant work experience in design, campaign conception, and execution; portfolio required
  • Previous experience working with developers and an understanding of how technology impacts design decisions
  • Organized, collaborative, impeccable attention to detail
  • Highly motivated with an insatiable intellectual curiosity
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and timelines
  • Ability to take written/verbal direction and create a visually attractive piece while working independently
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • HTML5 knowledge highly desirable
  • Photography and video skills welcome, but not required
  • NOTE: This is an in-house position in Quincy, Massachusetts

Magellan Jets offers competitive compensation, health, vision, and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 401K, and subsidizes either public transportation or parking. We’re right off the Red Line in Quincy, Massachusetts. Enjoy a highly-collaborative, fast-paced, always-learning environment.

Magellan Jetsis an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other protected status as defined by federal, state or local law.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Job Type: Full-time