Senior Art Director - contract

£32000 to £35000 per annum
22 Oct 2012
19 Nov 2012
Emma Head
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Creative, Design
Beauty, Fashion, Retail
Contract Type
Freelance / Contract
Full Time
Senior Art Director, Northampton, Maternity contract

This award winning global health & beauty company are renown for being the best in their field and have a large in-house creative team.

They need a very experienced Senior Art Director to cover a maternity contract of 6-12 months starting at the end of November.

The purpose of the role is to create the concepts and execution of global campaigns for the art direction of the company's catalogues and magazines that they produce, working with high-end photography and generating image enhancing commercial layouts and product photography consistently for each campaign.

They need a hands-on Art Director who has been on many photoshoots and managed at least 5+ people as managing other creatives would be a big part of this role as you will be accountable for assigning workload to Art Directors and designers as well as being hands-on Art Directing yourself.

You will have a portfolio which showcases your Art Direction skills, any experience of Art Directing in the health and beauty field would be a big benefit, but not essential. It is key to this role that you will have experience of directing studio photo Shoots.

You will have some design skills too, utilising PhotoShop and InDesign on the Adobe CS suite.

Experience of managing schedules and budgets is also a part of this role, although you will have an overall Creative Director who will be assisting you in managing schedules to fit in with other teams within the studio.

If you are interested and available from the end of November, then please send us your updated CV and work samples so that we can assess you fully for this role.

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