Art Director

Aqua Marketing & Communications, Inc. - Saint Petersburg, FL

Full-time

We are looking for a creative Art director who would enjoy the challenge of working in one of Florida's fastest growing, most award winning agency's. To be considered, you must have had previous experience working in an advertising agency or design firm. Tourism/travel experience preferred. Must have a thorough understanding of marketing, branding and communications, as well as know how to apply your skills across all disciplines and media. Good team. Chill environment. Fun clients. Application should include resume and a few relevant samples.

Responsibilities

  • Generate clear ideas and concepts in tandem with copywriter or other team members
  • Understand marketing initiatives, strategic positioning and target audience
  • Cooperate with the rest of the creative team across different types of media
  • Take work from concept to final execution within deadlines
  • Present completed ideas to clients/team members
  • Stay on top of all trends and maintain best practices

Skills

  • Proven working experience as Art director
  • Hands on experience with logo design, typography, color, web layout design, print production, photography, and more
  • Proficient use of InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Incorporate feedback and take/give direction well
  • Team player with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Relevant education or training

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • advertising agency: 5 years (Required)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Required)

Location:

  • Saint Petersburg, FL (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • Outcome-oriented -- results-focused with strong performance culture
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative