Art Director

Remote / Memphis, TN / Austin, TX

2 weeks ago

We are looking for an Art Director with 5+ years of experience to help us elevate the creative impact of advertising communications for our clients.

Our offices are in Memphis, Tenn., and Austin, Texas. We are open to remote work for this role, which may require travel to our offices for occasional team work.

Archer Malmo, one of the largest independent advertising agencies in the U.S. — and recognized as one of the “Best Places to Work” by Advertising Age — is powered by an exceptional group of talented and collaborative discipline and category experts. We combine brand thinking, data and technology to drive clients’ success and position them for even greater success tomorrow. It’s this single commitment to pursue constant improvement in a world of constant change that defines us and has set us apart for 65+ years.

Join us as we strive to be greater than for ourselves, for our clients and for each other.

YOUR CORE RESPONSIBILITIES AS ART DIRECTOR:

  • Proactively collaborate and coordinate within a multidisciplinary team
  • Concept, craft and deliver impactful design and campaigns
  • Be responsive and able to prioritize requests and due dates
  • Maintain a working knowledge of best practices for digital media
  • Stay current on creative, industry, category and media trends
  • Work closely with the creative director to evaluate, revise and optimize the work

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS YOU POSSESS:

  • Graphic Design or relevant degree with 5+ years of agency or marketing experience
  • A portfolio that includes a variety of media
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud suite basics such as Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Strong understanding of developing channel-specific creative to cut through the clutter while keeping overall brand goals in mind
  • Ability to think strategically and creatively by following a creative brief
  • Experience presenting work to a team of colleagues and clients
  • Passion for collaborating with a partner or ideating in group settings
  • Experience with video production and photo shoots
  • Experience with video programs such as Premier and After Effects
  • Experience working with both B2C and B2B clients
  • Pet category experience a plus

Archer Malmo is a privately owned marketing agency with offices in Memphis, Tenn., and Austin, Texas. Our cities have soul and unique personalities that creative people love. There’s plenty to do — music, culture, sports, outdoors, good food, more music — great places to do it, and cool people to do it with. In house, we embrace a diverse and inclusive culture and strive to build a place where we all feel valued.