Associate Art Director Resume Samples

An Associate Art Director works for the media and marketing department and undertakes all tasks as assigned by the Art Director. Work activities commonly seen on the Associate Art Director Resume include the following – setting and giving a graphic look to the designs, providing assistance and input; participating in marketing campaigns; creating and prototyping initiatives and campaigns; meeting clients and identifying requirements, pitching ideas and presenting campaigns; liaising with creative team members for efficiency and continuity; reviewing and recommending changes to campaigns, portfolios; and making sure it fits with the brand.

Those seeking this job role should be a creative personality with exemplary interpersonal skills. They should know about design best practices such as brand development; and depict proficiency mainly with Adobe Creative Suite Applications. Knowledge of marketing practices and graphic design experience is also needed. To become one, the person should have an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in graphic art design.

Associate Art Director Resume example

Associate Art Director Resume

Headline : Exceptional attention to details/deadlines in addition to interfacing with senior management and essential clients including Fortune 500 clients. Outstanding organizational proficiency and strong working relationships with diverse populations. A collaborator who finds solutions for key stakeholders and customers.

Skills : Adobe Creative And Digital Publishing Suites, K4, Microsoft Office Suite, Keynote, Google Tools, WordPress, Drupal, Jira/Confluence.

Description :

    1. Conceptualized and designed special packages, features, and FOB layouts covering all women's lifestyle topics.
    2. Personally oversaw the health FOB section.
    3. Provided visual inspiration to drive packaging and art ideas.
    4. Pitched and commissioned new conceptual artists and illustrators.
    5. Art directed front-of-book food, fitness, conceptual, and still life photography - on set and remotely.
    6. Created detailed photo plans, sourced props reviewed stylist contributions, and assisted with clothing choices prior to shoots.
    7. Collaborated with the edit and photo departments to find and create impactful images within a tight budget.
    8. Assisted with in-house Photoshop retouching and color correction of covers and features for presentation.
    9. Reviewed retouching and color correction with the production manager and a Quad Graphics representative.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Graphic Design


Associate Art Director Resume

Headline : Highly creative and multi-talented Senior Graphic Designer with more than 15 years in product publishing, print design, and web design. Interior design experience as an interior design business owner.

Skills : Graphic Design, Layout, Adobe Creative Suite, Graphics, Photoshop, Web Design, Advertising, Illustrator, HTML, Microsoft Office Suite, InDesign.

Description :

    1. Designed and printed online interactive sales and marketing collateral.
    2. Created visuals that appeal to leaders in the big data and high-tech world.
    3. Created the look and feel of the organization's online presence in social media forums.
    4. Developed templates for e-newsletters, presentations, and reports.
    5. Collaborated with a team of designers to offer improvements and direction on others' projects.
    6. Contributed ideas during strategic and conceptual brainstorming sessions.
    7. Prepared layouts and drawings in compliance with established templates and design standards.
    8. Adhered to all corporate brand guidelines when preparing graphic materials.
    9. Created concept mock-ups for web and mobile applications.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate of Applied Science


Associate Art Director Resume

Summary : Many years of experience in art direction and graphic design to support marketing communications, advertising, editorial, and branding strategies with a focus on the achievement of business development objectives. Strong background in fashion, photography, illustration, and styling. Interior design experience as an interior design business owner.

Skills : Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Word, Design, Desktop Publishing, Art Direction.

Description :

    1. Designed and produced the Travel Guide.
    2. Arranged and direct photoshoots, analyze /edit digital images, coordinated and research existing pick-up photography on the DAM, travel as needed to direct cover shoots.
    3. Assisted the Creative Director with special projects as needed.
    4. Worked on RFP's for new contracts as they are assigned.
    5. Attended meetings and present to outside clients.
    6. Designed book covers and managed lists with design staff, editors, illustrators, and photographers.
    7. Designed new features for our existing websites as well as new site designs for new projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Art Director Resume

Summary : Multi-talented design professional and collaborative leader with a unique balance of creativity, business savvy, and technical expertise. Offer extensive Graphic Design and Brand Development experience within multiple industries, from fashion to technology. Bring a track record of developing low-cost, high-return print, and digital marketing materials that increase awareness, secure brand identity, and expand organizations' reach.

Skills : Graphic Design, UI Design, UX Design, Product Design, Illustration, Photography, Packaging Design, Web Design, Print Advertisements, Web Advertisements, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Mac OS, Windows OS, Corel Painter.

Description :

    1. Designed digital and print media, including brochures, books, PowerPoint presentations, sales aids, web banners, e-Newsletters, and promotional emails.
    2. Checked blue lines and color comps.
    3. Completed preflight work before approving for print.
    4. Trained team on implementation and operation of Adobe and Microsoft software.
    5. Increased readership and profit by designing a popular promo piece - for inclusion with all directories - that provided readers with the ability to order additional directories and opt into the company's newsletter.
    6. Partnered in redesigning the company's EDS tradeshow booth and created invites for a sponsored event.
    7. Earned praise from the sales team for delivering more leads than prior years, despite the still recovering tech market.
    8. Saved thousands of dollars in printing costs by developing a clever way to complete printed materials in-house.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design

Associate Art Director Resume

Summary : Art direction and project management for product branding including visual storytelling through 2D, 3D, photographic, and video media. Experienced in project management for web, print, and packaging design. Knowledge of user experience practices including content strategy, user research, usability, interaction design, information architecture, and visual design.

Skills : Graphic Design, Adobe Creative Suite, Mac OS.

Description :

    1. Developed and executed visual design while keeping content on brand.
    2. Created printed catalog pages to drive growth and move the brand forward.
    3. Researched how competitors execute catalog design and stay current with retail selling trends.
    4. Worked directly with copywriters and production specialists in a team environment to support catalog development.
    5. Planned and organized photography needs, both on-figure and off-figure.
    6. Designed additional marketing collateral as needed (specialty mailers, magazine ads, handouts, signage).
    7. Partnered with the Marketing and Merchandising teams in order to fully support business via catalog sales.
    8. Contributed to the evolution of the Lands' End brand.
    9. Contributed via brainstorming and general enthusiasm.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design

Associate Art Director Resume

Objective : Over nine years of experience as an Art Director and Graphic Designer. Broad professional experiences specializing in branding, fashion, and home furnishing. An accomplished eye for detail and design backed by an exceptional skill set. University graduate with a steadfast commitment to excellence and professionalism.

Skills : Creative Direction, Art Direction, Concept Development, E-commerce, Branding, Identity, Adobe Creative Suite, Package Design, Typography, Style Guidelines, Presentations, Digital Design, Editing, Competitive Analysis.

Description :

    1. Directed and supervised product off-figure/on-figure and social media photography.
    2. Worked independently, and collaboratively with marketing, editorial, and cross-functional teams.
    3. Effectively managed multiple tasks and projects simultaneously, while demonstrating excellent art direction and visual design skills.
    4. Managed a large workload within the quick deadlines and demands of online retail with a laser-focus on consistency and accuracy.
    5. Responsible for art direction and creative development of all direct mail, print advertising, digital advertising, and social media assets.
    6. Creative coordination of store events and pop-up shops.
    7. Managed design and production support staff.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma in Multimedia Technologies

Associate Art Director Resume

Summary : Creative Director with extensive experience in conceptual art direction, intelligent graphic design, and innovative visual communications for print, digital, web, and mobile applications. Team-leading, strategic-thinking professional with a strong, conceptual process, producing powerful content and graphic solutions that add value and increase sales.

Skills : Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, InCopy, Bridge, Quarkxpress, Acrobat Professional, Microsoft Office, Dreamweaver, Management, InSite, Breeze, Pagemaker, Social Media Marketing, Marketing, Graphic Design, Project Management.

Description :

    1. Ensured the successful design and production of national travel publications under the Where brand.
    2. Achieved maximum profits by successfully managing project timelines and budget.
    3. Partnered directly with national Creative Directors to uphold the creative standards of the company through all design work.
    4. Collaborated with regional editors and publishers to create feature/editorial layouts.
    5. Supported sales and national clientele to deliver satisfying, creative, and profit rewarding ads.
    6. Team with fellow leads to optimally meet assembly and print deadlines.
    7. Solved technical problems that arise between market specifications, sales associates, and designers.
    8. Processed and/or build advertisements approximately 400 advertisements per month in a high volume and fast-paced environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design

Associate Art Director Resume

Headline : Creative Director/Art Director with over twelve years of experience in the design, redesign, launch, and promotion of magazines and print publications including managing photoshoots, conceptualizing and creating features, covers, advertising, newsletters, logos, and brochures.

Skills : QuickBooks, Microsoft Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator.

Description :

    1. Designed catalogs, brochures, technical manuals, spec sheets, price pages, technical illustrations, point-of-purchase displays, and direct mail campaigns.
    2. Coordinated production and print for regional, national, and international industrial, business-to-business, commercial, and consumer accounts.
    3. Directed photography shoots.
    4. Coordinated research, purchasing, and maintenance for the agency's Macintosh computer network.
    5. Developed and implemented Aldus PageMaker, Aldus Freehand, QuarkXPress, Microsoft Word, and Introductory Macintosh training for all new and existing art/writing department employees.
    6. Contracted and maintained all computer-related services including service contracts and type house contracts with various vendors.
    7. Assisted in monthly magazine production and design from initial concept development and client presentation through the entire creative design, development, and production process to final client delivery.
    8. Collaborated with editorial staff and publisher to produce strong design concepts.
    9. Conducted research, fact-checking, and archived stock images.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BFA in Graphic Design

Associate Art Director Resume

Summary : A creative with 16 years of experience in both interactive and print design. Expertise ranges from branding to typography to creative online design in the fields of film, advertising, and cosmetics. Skilled in determining and directing art needs of magazines and publications including supervising design and production staff, maintaining budget requirements, and tracking billing.

Skills : Mac, Adobe Creative Suite, Advertising, Graphic Design, Management, Microsoft Office, Leadership, Branding, Powerpoint, Creative, Art Direction, As400, UX, User Interface Design.

Description :

    1. Designed, produced, and directed a variety of projects at the in-house agency for over a dozen top brands and products including NBTY corporate material.
    2. Developed national ad campaigns linked to social media based on hashtags establishing the company's first print ads tracked with analytics.
    3. Promoted to Associate Art Director for having a dedicated work ethic, creative solutions, and technical expertise.
    4. Creative executions included: one-off advertisements, campaigns, collateral material, special event graphics, email blasts, web banners, logos, 4c and spot color brochures, packaging.
    5. Led winning teams in concept development meetings for new business initiatives.
    6. Presented concepts and initial creative executions to Creative Director and marketing teams resulting in approvals and positive feedback from the branding groups.
    7. Collaborated with artists or vendors on challenges to reduce expenses while keeping projects on schedule, provide design and technical advice to solve creative issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BFA in NBTY

Associate Art Director Resume

Headline : Expertise in creating clean and engaging design solutions incorporating strong typography and art concepts for publishing, retail, and hospitality industries. Including brand identity, book jacket/interiors (over 75 covers, including celebrity titles), fashion/editorial layouts, brand identity, marketing collateral, merchandising displays.

Skills : Publishing, Designing, MS Office Suite.

Description :

    1. Led up to 10 designers as well as off-site freelance contractors and illustrators in developing content, marketing, and design for 100+ books annually.
    2. Primary art director in the licensing department to ensure a coherent vision between the client and the organization.
    3. Guaranteed client relationships with prominent licensors were maintained and continually improved upon.
    4. Directed cross-functional team members in publishing, editorial, sales and marketing, and production to meet tight deadlines.
    5. Forged and maintained strong relationships with prominent licensing contacts MGA and Hasbro by producing licensed formats with long-term success in the marketplace.
    6. Instructed the design staff in Adobe CS programs which thereby increased their productivity.
    7. Responsible for creation and management of all promotional materials as well as conceive marketing incentives.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Visual Communications