Art Director

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Bozeman, Montana
Date Posted: April 9th, 2014

MercuryCSC is an award-winning creative agency that connects brands with people who value travel, outdoor, and sense of place—a demographic we call the Geotraveler.

We're a converged agency, with brand, creative, interactive, PR, social, and video all in-house. Our culture and work is fueled by an independent, Big Sky state-of-mind that has garnered MercuryCSC recognition by Outside Magazine as the #3 top place to work in the country. And AdWeek just pegged us as “That agency...” in Montana.

But enough about us.
We need an Art Director who...

Has 4+ years of agency experience
Is a hands-on, self-motivated designer with an up-to-date portfolio of brand- relevant, concept-driven work
Possesses an analytical eye for typography, color, and the Golden Ratio
Has strong, brand-relevant visual design, typography, and illustration skills, with a demonstrated ability to think through interactive problems at a high level
Can drive a concept and understand how images and photos can come together to tell a story
Understands how those communication skills translate across media in an integrated campaign - from print to interactive to radio to video, and back again in reverse
Has experience managing production and freelance talent
Knows enough to be dangerous about social media and PR

Some of the Fun

Works closely with Creative Director and account teams to ensure alignment of vision and strategic direction for clients
Assists in development of creative brand strategies
Designs interactive ads, print ads, brochures, video concepts, billboards and more, according to strategic plans and direction provided by Creative Director and account teams, as well as by assignment from the CD
Gives birth to these concepts through the creation of work with production artists, production managers and design directors in production and proofing of final work
Art directs videos, photo sessions, audio recording sessions, press checks, etc., and supervises freelancers assigned to Art Director’s projects
Writes copy, headlines, scripts, and more...

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