Art Director EMN8
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Working in our Los Angeles offices (Century City) the Art Director at EMN8 is responsible creating designs, strategizes, oversees and participates in the conceptual development and execution of creative deliverables under the guidance of the Creative Director. The responsibilities of the Art Director include; creating and communicating concepts from inception to completion, providing guidance to the design team, copywriters, and implementing client and internal branding. Balancing creative thinking with interpersonal skills, this person will demonstrate an ability to be a strong team leader and mentor to senior and junior level designers and copywriters. Must have the ability to multi-task and adhere to tight deadlines in a fast paced multiplatform environment.
Balances strategic development with business/client objectives and goals
Directs and balances core creative services disciplines (graphic design, visual design, information design, wireframing, advertising (online and offline).
Provides quality assurance of all creative deliverables.
Contributes to the innovative development of the creative department.
Partners closely with Project Managers and Creative Director and is responsible for properly communicating the scoping of design and copy to ensure deliverables are met.
Requirements: Experience and Skills
Strong design portfolio with 4+ years education BFA preferred, minimum 4+ years in interactive design management in an agency or product development environment.
Extensive knowledge and experience working in ecommerce.
Team player that has worked closely with multidisciplinary interaction teams.
Experience leading a team of designers, production artists and writers.
Strong visual design and image-making skills and ability to articulate and communicate concepts and ideas, ability to lead brainstorming and concept sessions.
Strong typography skills are a must especially for UI.
Mobile & Online Design are a MUST.
Wireframing and the understanding of UX/UI are a must. Lives and breathes usability and loves to wireframe.
Easily can work with large amounts of information and can break it down to an easily digestible experience.
Ability to create flows and wireframes while understanding user stories and scenarios.
Experience using wireframing software like Axure.
Understanding of human computer interaction.
Must have the ability to create experiences that are accessible and effective.
Some experience with packaging design, collateral design and design are a huge plus.
Must be a hands on designer ? pick up work will be needed for a multitude of projects.
Working knowledge of the technical aspects of photography a huge plus.
Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
Proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to detail within demanding deadlines.
Awareness of current trends in interaction design, online, mobile and social media.
Expert in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and other benchmark design applications.
Experience with Adobe After Effects is a plus.
EMN8, Inc. is an innovative, world-class global provider of self-service user experiences and business solutions. EMN8 designs and develops transactional engagement platforms that develop personal relationships between companies and their customers. Its transactional engagement platforms enable clients to create personalized interactions based on consumer preferences, language, and currency. The company offers various solutions that connect across multiple touch points integrating mobile, online, kiosk, digital signage, and call centers.
EMN8 offers customized technology that drives transactions and maximizes the power of one-to-one marketing, which enables companies to personally engage customers, and foster brand loyalty that results in a healthier bottom line. EMN8, Inc. primarily serves restaurants including Burger King, Jack in the Box, California Pizza Kitchen Taco Bell, Domino?s Pizza, KFC, and many more.
EMN8 currently has over 110 employees located in the company?s San Diego, CA; Los Angeles, CA; and Alpharetta, GA business operations centers. EMN8 was recently selected for Forbes Magazine?s list of America?s 100 Most Promising Companies. Forbes teamed with CB Insights, a Manhattan-based research firm that specializes in assessing private companies. EMN8 is also a past recipient of the Red Herring 100 and Red Herring 100 Global and in the fall of 2012 was chosen to be one of 10 companies to participate in The Huffington Post/StartUpHire Entrepreneurship Expos at the Democratic and Republican National Conventions as part of a ?Let?s Fill 10,000 Jobs? campaign they lead in partnership with NBC, Microsoft and other major companies.
EMN8 is looking for great contributors who are passionate about a large market opportunity at the nexus of transactions, self-service and customer engagement; and are skilled, disciplined thinkers and doers, analytical, and all about winning. We offer competitive compensation, Fortune 500 level benefits and pre-IPO options as well as the opportunity to learn and grow from a dedicated executive leadership team.
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