Art Director

Garrison Hughes is looking for a full-time Art Director to join our creative team. As an Art Director at Garrison Hughes, you will be part of an exciting agency and a fun group of people who take their work seriously. You will have the opportunity to design and execute creative initiatives from start to finish. You will also have the opportunity to work directly with clients and benefit from being around a team of experienced, award-winning professionals who will help you in every way possible to achieve success.

In this role you will be responsible for:

  • Leading the artistic development of marketing of promotional pieces, including print, online, mobile, video and collateral materials for internal and external publications
  • Working with copywriters to develop conceptual solutions for advertising campaigns
  • Creating presentations and meeting with clients to ensure successful representation of their brands

Ideal candidates have:

  • Concepted, designed and handled production of print and digital communications in the past
  • Experience identifying where clients can implement new initiatives
  • At least 3-5 years of design-related experience
  • Experience working with a creative and production team of copywriters, designers, illustrators, photographers, retouchers and more
  • Strong knowledge and application of the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, XD, Acrobat and Bridge)
  • Proficiency designing in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint a bonus
  • Ability to work independently to meet deadlines, follow standards and sweat the details

Because this position works so closely with a variety of employees, it’s crucial that the right candidate possesses top-notch communication, collaboration, problem-solving and project-management skills.