The King Agency, a creative ad agency based in Richmond, Virginia, is looking to add a creative team and has a full-time position available for an award-winning Art Director. We are also looking for your copywriter partner, so if you know someone looking have them apply too.
This is not a design position. Must have a strong portfolio that includes TV and Digital.
Candidate must have 3+ years advertising agency experience and experience in all categories of print, broadcast and digital. Position requires strong creative concept skills, a great design eye and technical knowledge of what to do with it all. You must possess a positive team attitude, be detail oriented and possess a motivated personality.
Helps establish and maintain the highest possible standards of reproduction for all TV, interactive/web, print, outdoor, audio/visual and collateral materials produced by the agency.
Monitors the quality of finished artwork and conceptual materials produced by internal and freelance artists.
Informs and advises the creative director on department business, including all creative and technical issues and requirements (hardware and software needs, upgrades, training, etc.).
Ensures efficient visual execution of creative concepts as assigned by creative director.
Consults with the creative director, as well as copywriter, production, and account service personnel as necessary to achieve agency objectives.
Examines and approves finished art and conceptual material, and supervises alterations and/ or corrections.
Recommends and directs freelance contributors.
Recommends and directs production companies, photographers and talent.
Engages in any personal development necessary to stay current in advertising techniques and standards, and research activity required to become more familiar with clients’ businesses.
Meets established deadlines.
Performs occasional additional duties as deemed appropriate by the creative director.