Art Director
May 12, 2017

Advertising   Art Direction


Job Description

Slingshot, LLC is on the hunt for an Art Director with a hunger to do exceptional, award winning 360-degree work. You will concept and produce creative work across traditional and digital media on multiple accounts.  You must be able to execute flawless design with great strategic thinking behind it.  Mad design skills a must. Yes, your fingers will bleed (a good time to mention our competitive insurance plans). But you’ll actually see your work produced and not come up empty-handed the next time grandma asks, “Did you do that?” First, we need to see your portfolio. If it makes us squeal like the start of a women’s shoe sale, then we’ll talk 401k, Beer Fridays and all the other fun stuff you’ll love about Slingshot.


Job Responsibilities

  • Art Directors work alone and in partnership with a copywriter as a 'creative team’.
  • Responsible for visual look and feel of deliverables.
  • Meet with the account management team to discuss the client's requirements and gain an understanding of the target audience and business.
  • Concept and create killer work for our clients.
  • Present work internally and sell work through to the client.  Articulate rationale well and presents with enthusiasm.
  • Direct outside vendors as appropriate on projects.  This includes managing photo shoots and working with directors, editors, and other production staff.
  • Manage multiple projects of varying size from concept through completion.
  • Provide quality assurance of all creative deliverables.
  • Collaborate with media, account management, technology, and insights teams, to create great work.
  • Deliver this killer work on time, within budget, and meeting the business needs of both the client & Slingshot. 

Job Qualifications

  • Agile and brave; driven by passion to create and be accountable for great work.
  • Superior communication and organizational skills.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Master of typography. 
  • Experience with developing branding systems a plus.
  • Knowledge of production process (photography and film).
  • Solutions oriented approach to the work, relationships, and the team.
  • 3+ years of experience.
  • Portfolios should include traditional and digital work.

How to Apply

Send resume and portfolio to careers@slingshot.com.



Email careers@slingshot.com  Phone 2146344411

Posted By
Allison Hamm

At Slingshot we are driven, perhaps neurotically obsessed, by our belief that consumers have forever changed. Today people have more channels, more devices, more bright, shiny objects competing for their attention than ever before. At Slingshot you get everything you expect from a "traditional" advertising agency, plus industry-leading digital work – all from a single team working across every channel. This approach allows us to find the best solutions without ever putting the

URL
http://www.slingshot.com

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
full-time