Content Art Director

Creative & Design| Atlanta, Georgia, United States


ROLE: Content Art Director

DEPARTMENT: Creative

REPORTS TO: Head of Creative

 

OVERVIEW

This position is a new position within Trade School, 22Squared’s new content division. At Trade School, we believe content is a powerful tool to solve business problems through creativity, innovation and connection. The Content Art Director is a part of a content creative team, helping craft engaging, eye-catching visual content. You are a maker at heart, dedicated to craft with an eye for great design and big ideas. You collaborate with copywriters, photographers, designers/animators and creative directors to bring ideas to life in the content and social space. Ideally you have a good understanding of different social channels, how to express an idea in different forms and media types, and the ability to articulate your ideas clearly and simply. You are hungry to grow and learn the processes of being a successful award-winning creative.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Understand the Creative Vision and bring it to life as great content.
  • Have an understanding of best-in-class creative content.
  • Communicate effectively in visual, written and interactive formats.
  • Display infectious curiosity, at all times.
  • Obsessed with current trends and the latest advances in the technological space.
  • Consistently tell engaging stories, no matter what the channel.
  • Contribute to the new business activities of the agency.
  • Adhere to 22squared policies regarding licensing of images, videos, music and fonts.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education from a Design or Graphics Arts school for BA/BS in Advertising, Marketing, Arts, English, Creative Writing, Journalism for Mass Communication preferred.
  • A versatile portfolio that includes work in social, digital and design.
  • 3+ years of advertising agency experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of advertising fundamentals, including brand development, strategy, storytelling, design, new/emerging platforms and technologies

  • Accountability and self-development.
  • Mac OS experience preferred.
  • Excellent computer skills in relevant art and design software packages.
  • Position may require local and overnight travel