Wells Fargo

Senior Art Director

Type of work: Full-Time
Location: Oakland, CA or Charlotte, NC
Date Posted: April 2nd, 2014
Description:

This is a newly created role within the Enterprise Creative Group that will work under the direction of our Creative Director. The Senior Art Director will work across a range of digital and traditional projects including print, video, online advertising and digital direct response with an emphasis on creating effective and breakthrough direct mail communications. Developing strategically inspired and creatively led, multi-channel solutions that will have a positive business impact on internal clients as well as a cultural impact on consumers. Specific Responsibilities:

* Create effective and engaging direct mail credit card materials based on a variety of offers and card types
* Work directly with key stakeholders to develop, refine and produce strategies, messaging and creative executions
* Partner effectively with internal clients, creative partners and Marketing leadership
* Learn and leverage Wells Fargo brand standards and voice and apply them appropriately to a range of creative deliverables
* Communicate effectively with senior level executives within the organization
* Lead and develop a team of art directors in the creation of direct mail credit card solutions

We’re assembling the best collection of talent and building an internal creative agency resource dedicated to Wells Fargo business partners to deliver integrated, world-class strategic and inspired creative solutions to meet business objectives.

Job seekers must have an online portfolio of work samples for review.

A Successful Team Member Will Possess:
* Ability to manage multiple priorities and projects, meeting tight deadlines, independently and in a timely fashion
* Command of the English language, grammar and punctuation
* Deep knowledge of, and passion for, direct mail
* Excellent writing skills and the ability to apply them to creative advertising
* Self-starter with the ability to plan, execute, and manage projects effectively
* Strong conceptual abilities, imagination and passion for creativity

Basic Qualifications
* 5+ years marketing experience and 3+ years management experience

Minimum Qualifications
* 10+ years of experience in an agency or in-house agency environment
* Experience with various marketing executions, including print, video, online advertising and digital media, with focus on direct mail
* Experience managing a team with focus on communication, engagement and leadership, a demonstrated ability to effectively communicate constructive feedback, coordinate, motivate, and supervise project teams
* Experience working across the enterprise, forming effective partnerships with multiple areas of the company
* Experience working in a fast-paced, constantly-changing, matrix-management organization while multiple competing priorities present

Preferred Skills
* Bachelor's degree in Marketing, Communications, Advertising, or other business-related field
* Experience within the Financial Services Sector
* Experience with Credit Card Marketing

Locations
1901 Harrison Street - Oakland, CA
301 South Tryon Street - Charlotte, NC

How to apply:

Interested Parties
Visit our careers site at www.wellsfargo.com/careers and search Requisition Number 3856615 to apply.

Christopher.Ballone@wellsfargo.com

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