We are currently looking for an Art Director to join our team, who is experienced in the planning and directing of creative content.
The role requires a highly creative and organised individual who is able to work to critical paths, manage multiple projects and deliver unique concepts for clients.
As the Art Director at AV1 you will be collaborating with the creative team and Media Producer to ensure projects are on time, on brand and within budget. You will be responsible for creating the overall style, look and feel of each project based on the client’s brand guidelines and brief.
This role requires you to set the tone and standard. You will need the ability to run an excellent video and design team, managing the output across a variety of creative staff.
At AV1 we create inspired work for a diverse range of corporate clients, including motion graphics, event highlights, opening videos and content design for internal communications and live event productions. Our client base includes law firms, professional services, finance, telecommunications, medical and much more.
AV1 has a distinct culture. We're purpose driven and progressive. We have successfully grown throughout the years and won some great awards in the process which has been a bi-product of our enthusiasm, creativity and outstanding service delivery.
What we expect from you
Strong communication skills
At least 3 years experience in a similar role
An impressive and diverse portfolio of projects
Experience and confidence pitching project ideas to clients and the team
Proactive and creative problem-solver
Superior knowledge of the creative process through video and design
The ability to understand and effectively interpret briefs and develop creative concepts
Continuously confer with the Media Producer throughout the project to ensure each deliverable is within scope and on target with the brief and budget
Strong leadership skills to motivate and direct a team of creatives
Willingness to work autonomously and collaboratively
Ability to work across multiple projects
Absolute attention to detail
Live and breathe everything Adobe but not be limited to it
If you feel we're the right fit for you, please drop us a line and hit apply.
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We’re an agency with a big difference. We only work with businesses, brands and people who do good. Things like sustainability, community and helping NGOs fight for a cause.
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Trade Me is New Zealand's biggest internet business, with over 850,000 people (on average) visiting our sites and apps every day.
We’re looking for a great design all-rounder to join the Trade Me Motors team in Auckland, New Zealand.
You’ll help shape the design and user experience direction of our Motors product across our website and native apps, playing a central role in ensuring we have world-class user experiences that Kiwis love and trust.
Making use of all your skills, you’ll oversee design work across six Agile squads, lead a team of three experienced designers, dive in to hands-on visual and interaction design, and also review marketing content. Expect a challenge!
In this role you’ll be:Reporting into the Motors Delivery Manager, and managing and leading a small team of designers, providing them with considered and compassionate advice and feedback.
Who are you?First off you’ll ideally have eight years’ of experience in a similar role managing and leading a team of designers.
What we have to offer:This is an exciting new position and will offer you the opportunity to really make an impact while carving out your own space.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital or disability status.
We are also proud to have been recognised as a finalist in IBM Kenexa Best Workplaces Award for the last seven years running.
Check out what it's like to work at Trade Me in our video and drop us a line.
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