Art Department Manager Resume Samples

An Art Department Manager is responsible for planning, directing, and coordinating all activities of the Art Department. The job duties commonly mentioned on the Art Department Manager Resume are – executing marketing department objectives, specifications, and concepts to design advertising, media, print, and mail campaign materials; monitoring projects and preparing reports that track and analyze productivity, trends, and other factors that influence cost, managing the staff and evaluating and hiring staff; and managing the subordinate staff in the daily performance of their jobs.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – excellent conceptual skills, effective written and verbal communication skills, leadership skills, the ability to get along with people coming from varying backgrounds, and analytical skills. A lot of patience and keen perception and a sound mind is needed to make sound decisions. To become one, a bachelor’s degree in fine arts or a related field is needed. Some employers prefer candidates with a Master’s degree in fine arts, or business administration.

 

Art Department Manager Resume example

Art Department Manager Resume

Summary : Over 10+ years of event production experience. Wildly creative, curious, tenacious and gritty; a beacon for resourcefulness and incisive candor; gracious while giving and receiving critique, I loved working in the start-up world, I wear a lot of different hats and can easily switch between roles as needed.

Skills : Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro, Adobe.

Description :

    1. Invited and appointed to Fire Conclave Council after several years being a go to person for stage management, safety and organization, and participating dance team lead.
    2. Included acting as an art department manager, production designer, and stage manager for production of 1500-person dance and pyrotechnic performance through recruiting and supervising volunteers.
    3. Maintained close communication with all members via email and web conferencing platforms pre- event.
    4. Responsible for months of planning and coordination to communicate directives and safety information for day of show.
    5. Worked closely with other production teams to coordinate day of show workflow and safety plans.
    6. Conceived, wrote, and maintained process documentation Handbooks and Field Guides designed to communicate expectations and goals to constituents.
    7. Tracked individual performers and artists through production cycle including ticketing for staff and performers, check-ins, attendance.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED


Art Department Manager Resume

Summary : Monitoring work queues within the department to ensure that customer expectations are met on daily basis, and also Providing updates on order processing progress as needed.

Skills : Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Creative Suite, Coreldraw.

Description :

    1. Weekly ordered for the department including interacting with sales representatives as well as local art teachers to provide supplies needed for their students.
    2. Responsible for planograms and merchandising.
    3. Created storyboards and displays featuring craft ideas and new product.
    4. Provided personalized assistance and how to advice to customers.
    5. Product demonstrated and classes in store and at special events.
    6. Assisted in some store remodels.
    7. Acted as ticket liaison, working with Box Office to resolve ticketing issues on site.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Art In German


Art Department Manager Resume

Summary : Hardworking, organized, Art Department Manager professional with a proven background delivering sensible business technology solutions on time and under budget while working as a team member or team leader.

Skills : Web Design, Graphic Design, Web Development, Wireframing, UI/UX Design.

Description :

    1. Managed Art Department of newspaper: staff of 5 Graphic Designers.
    2. Oversaw general graphic, web design,web development, marketing & print production.
    3. Oversaw ad production of newspaper.
    4. Provided ad trafficking between sales reps & art department, keeping protocols to ensure proper production flow.
    5. Trouble shot & fixed files for established requirements.
    6. Created advertisements for print products of the newspaper.
    7. Met multiple dailydeadlines for production of products.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Art Department Manager Resume

Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Art Department Manager professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

Skills : Graphic Design, Prepress, Customer Service, Management.

Description :

    1. Created & set up the art for backs & custom faces of playing cards, boxes & poker chips.
    2. Pressed for digital & offset printing.
    3. Managed jobs as they go through production.
    4. Managed equipment inventory, checkout, maintenance, and repair.
    5. Led and managed the Art department members.
    6. Oversaw the art production schedule and creative direction of the art department staff.
    7. Developed and ensured quality assurance protocols for artwork.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Art Department Manager Resume

Headline : To work in a dynamic, professional and enterprising environment that fosters the potential for advancement and increased skills. To be part of a team that recognizes talent and encourages the opportunity for growth and learning.

Skills : Graphic Design And Illustration Fluent In Adobe.

Description :

    1. Handled project and workflow management for several web sites.
    2. Designed ads, banners, or additional graphics for Retail Advertisers for the site and occasionally print material.
    3. Researched, wrote copy, and edited content for Vacation Rental and Resort listings on the sites.
    4. Worked with sales team and directly with the clients as needed to design graphic elements for Retail Advertisers.
    5. Assisted with Customer Service and Technical Support for Advertisers.
    6. Assisted with troubleshooting on web site Accomplishments Assisted in influencing the overall look of website and retail ads, and set standard for the look of Vacation Rental and Timeshare listings for the entire site.
    7. Used Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign), GIMP, Quark Express, Adobe, Mircosoft Word and Excel, FTP Software, Website Uploader, Mac and PC Operating Platforms.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS

Art Department Manager Resume

Objective : Art Department Manager with 4 years of experience in Providing artwork for review of accuracy and printability and ensure the project meets requirements to produce and also Establishing and overseeing the quality review on art errors within the department to ensure imprint consistency and quality.

Skills : Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Adobe Muse, Photography, Layout.

Description :

    1. Handled billing, answered phones, and assisted customers.
    2. Served as art director for some projects.
    3. Determined artistic approaches and production methods in the development of products with other managers and leads.
    4. Resolved art-related production conflicts.
    5. Built a world-class art team for a large game mode.
    6. Managed and supported personnel career paths.
    7. Mentored artists at all levels and help drive the creative vision for the game mode.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          G.E.D

          Art Department Manager Resume

          Objective : Attained a broad and in depth knowledge of creating graphics for film, television, video games and ride films. This allows me to understand the creative and technical aspects of production graphics. I have experience in scheduling, on-location data collection, as well as compositing and final-ling footage for production, and all the steps in-between.

          Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Word, Excel & Powerpoint, Mac & PC Proficient.

          Description :

            1. Managed a staff of over 40 artists.
            2. Recruited talent for new and expanding game teams.
            3. Delegated artists released from completed games to other teams.
            4. Administrated employee related activities including reviews, disciplinary actions, and vacation requests.
            5. Researched and coordinated software purchases for a large Silicon Graphics production facility and hardware purchases of 3D digitizing and optical motion capture equipment.
            6. Created design themes and graphic displays for trade show booths, sales presentations, training videos and corporate web sites for all of our many product lines.
            7. Participated in team effort to produce more easily understood and more clearly illustrated instruction manuals for many of our products.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          2-5 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Executive
          Education
          Education
          BA

          Art Department Manager Resume

          Headline : To staff an Art Department Manager position that utilizes my organizational, communication and customer service skills. An excellent problem solver with multi tasking abilities. I have working knowledge of Microsoft Office word with the ability to learn new software programs quickly.

          Skills : Designing Skills, Computer Skills.

          Description :

            1. Met all assigned deadlines for each task.
            2. Operated Kodak multi-printer and PVAC video analyzer.
            3. Did computer scans and Photoshop edits for trading cards and other specialty products.
            4. Collaborated closely with the Game Director to help ensure unified goals and vision between the design and art for the game mode.
            5. Experienced in the trenches of creating AAA art assets.
            6. Experienced and a passion for building teams and guiding personnel along career paths.
            7. Followed and enforced project deadlines.
          Years of Experience
          Experience
          5-7 Years
          Experience Level
          Level
          Junior
          Education
          Education
          MS

          Art Department Manager Resume

          Objective : Providing creative content strategy, monitor campaign statistics, and analyze data. Resourceful and personable with an attention to detail. Unique vision allows me to see various market segments to which a product or service may appeal and I have the ability to reach those audiences successfully.

          Skills : Adobe Creative Suite, Digital Marketing, Advertising, Marketing.

          Description :

            1. Translated new product lines into concrete ad designs for trade publications, packaging and sales collateral.
            2. May served as art director for some projects.
            3. Established KPI's for productivity, time service and quality for all positions within the department. 
            4. Collected/analyzed data and test solutions for process improvements and find opportunities for cost savings.
            5. Balanced quality and creative thinking with speedy and efficient work turnover.
            6. Scheduled concurrent jobs and manage multiple project deadlines.
            7. Composed, retouched and recreated existing artwork as needed.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  2-5 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Junior
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  BFA In Graphic Design

                                                  Art Department Manager Resume

                                                  Objective : Art Department Manager with 4 year of experience in Providing artwork for review of accuracy and printability and ensure project meets requirements to produce, and also Establishing and overseeing quality review on art errors within the department to ensure imprint consistency and quality.

                                                  Skills : Developing Skills, Customer Service.

                                                  Description :

                                                    1. Developed and designed logos and graphics for golf oriented beverage products and packaging.
                                                    2. Created graphic illustrations and implemented programs for promotional marketing products and events.
                                                    3. Coordinated all related production entities including outside digital imaging, photographers, printers and pre-press.
                                                    4. Co-created sales and marketing plans for management and sales team.
                                                    5. Handled photo restoration and retouching for printing.
                                                    6. Did negative and print retouching and all finishing services.
                                                    7. Handled billing, answered phones and assisted customers.
                                                  Years of Experience
                                                  Experience
                                                  2-5 Years
                                                  Experience Level
                                                  Level
                                                  Executive
                                                  Education
                                                  Education
                                                  G.E.D