Senior Art Director

New York, United States Full-time

Barbarian is looking for a Senior Art Director with beautiful design chops to join our Creative team and work on one of our largest clients.
Can You…
  • Provide “big picture” thinking, strong Integrated ideas that problem solve
  • Work with a Copy partner to strategically develop positioning, creative concepts, advertising campaigns and social/emerging media programs
  • Present and “sell” the worth of creative ideas
  • Present points of view/vision articulately and persuasively within Barbarian and with the client
  • Collaborate and communicate effectively across agency disciplines
  • Develop and present creative briefs and defend the quality of associated creative output
  • Maintain a strong relationship with internal team and clients
  • Participate in and facilitate brainstorming sessions
  • Manage workflow and creative assignments
  • Help mentor and inspire junior members of the creative team and provide design direction as appropriate
What You Need…
  • 5+ years of ad agency experience
  • 2+ years of experience producing Integrated campaigns, digital campaigns, experiential and film
  • A strong portfolio that presents integrated ideas and advertising/marketing concepts
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Solid understanding of designing intuitive, site functionality, interaction, user interfaces, and navigation
  • Ability to help foster great creative think but also have solid design chops
  • Ability to effectively communicate and coordinate with other disciplines to ensure concepts/designs/copy are communicating the desired message
  • Ability to multi-task, take initiative, work efficiently and be flexible when quick-turnaround projects come up
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to handle various projects simultaneously

Barbarian is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.