Grow Interactive (www.thisisgrow.com) has built its name as one of the world’s top interactive studios, creating award-winning work for a diverse list of top brands and advertising agencies. We’re looking for an Art Director to join our talented team. In this hands-on role, you’ll concept, design, and execute interactive experiences in web, mobile, motion, rich media, and supporting integrated materials.
-Design intelligent and engaging interactive experiences for a wide range of client types and target platforms.
-Oversee and contribute to the production of your designs in all phases.
-Contribute to creative concept development, individually and with multi-disciplinary teams.
-Collaborate with and take direction from team directors in creative and client strategy.
-Lead to inspire, sharing insight, tools, discoveries, and best practices with fellow team members.
-Seek to constantly innovate and maintain a broad knowledge of design principles, industry trends, and emerging ideas.
To be considered for this position you must have:
-4+ years of interactive design experience
-A portfolio exemplary of your superior design and conceptual skills, multi-platform proficiency, and diversity of style.
-A demonstrated understanding of and excitement for best practices in user experience.
-A strong desire to create innovative, best-in-class, interactive experiences.
-Ability to manage multiple projects under tight deadlines and unforeseen circumstances.
-Ability to lead a team, inspire peers, and mentor junior designers.
-Contagious energy, enthusiasm, and a level head under pressure.
-Self-managed with a meticulous attention to detail and desire for perfection.
-Expert level use of Photoshop and Illustrator. Knowledge of Flash, After
-Effects, and/or 3D encouraged.
-Design degree preferred.
This position is full time at our office in Norfolk, VA. Sure, it’s not New York or LA, but Norfolk is a great metropolitan area with a blooming arts and entertainment scene, and where there are tons of options for families and outdoor enthusiasts. And with a rising company of about 20 employees, you won’t find a better place to move the needle alongside a close-knit group of talented and motivated colleagues.
A competitive salary will be commensurate with experience. Relocation expenses will also be covered. A wealth of benefits include health, dental, vision, matching 401k, short-term disability, paid vacation and holidays, and more.
How to apply
Qualified applicants should e-mail with your resume and portfolio URL(s). No calls, faxes, recruiters, or staffing companies please. Further information regarding careers at Grow (as well as additional open positions) can be found at http://www.thisisgrow.com/careers