Art Director

Company Name:
Wilen New York
Tired of the Manhattan commute? So were we! Wilen
new york
is seeking an experienced Art Director to join our creative department.
The Art Director at Wilen is responsible for conceptualizing and designing marketing campaigns; which includes: advertising and direct mail print materials, collateral, outdoor, web, TV and Radio. The Art Director will be part of a team that consists of a copywriter, account manager, production manager and executive creative director who will work together to develop campaigns that meet and exceed our client-marketing objectives. We are looking for a strategic and conceptual thinker to grow with us!
Job Requirements:
Be able to comprehend a strategic creative brief and translate those goals into conceptual work.
Create a range of concepts and designs for each project and be able to collaborate with copywriters to ensure the art direction and visual presentation supports the concept.
Collaborate with a copywriter to develop concepts and complete campaign.
Juggle multiple projects simultaneously, and work closely with clients.
Be self-motivated with a positive attitude and have strong communications skills.
Candidate Requirements:
5-7 years experience in an agency (or agency-like) setting.
An excellent portfolio that includes promotion, marketing, advertising and editorial.
The ability to manage your own projects, while working within a team environment.
Superior organization and interpersonal skills.
The ability to thrive within a fast-paced agency environment.
The ability to handle changing priorities and multiple projects simultaneously.
An understanding of client specified marketing objectives.
Expert use of Adobe CS6.
Understanding of Flash, After Effects, and Video production is an added bonus.
The salary range for this position is dependent on experience level and qualifications.
This is an on-site position.
To apply for our Art Director position, please submit your resume, cover letter and your salary requirements along with online portfolio link/digital samples of work to .
Sorry, but applications without portfolios or work samples cannot be considered.
Don't call us an ad agency. Or a direct mail firm, or a printer or a web shop. Because we're all of those things and a whole lot more. At Wilen, we've got over 40 years of experience defying expectations and setting the bar high for innovation.
So what makes us so different? Unlike just about any other agency, we work as a single team, from initial concepts to creative to production to delivery--a seamless process that lets us identify strategic advantages every step of the way. Whether it's direct mail, digital, print, television or radio, we deliver results.
Our great ideas come from everywhere. That's why Wilen is committed to employing a diverse pool of ambitious individuals. Because we work across multiple industries, our team is comprised of a lethal squad of specialists who eat, sleep and breathe strategy, creative, data and measurement. We would love to hear your story and learn how your unique skills and talents can enhance our growing company.

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