HR Manager at imdnext Consulting Services
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Director - Creative/Graphic Design (7-9 yrs)
- We have an urgent requirement for Creative Director for award-winning integrated services firm with offices in the US, Canada and India
- Location: Noida
- Experience : 7-9 years
- Working days : Monday - Friday
Job Profile :
- Produces art layouts by developing art concepts and providing work direction to the creative team.
- Meets art department work standards by following production, productivity, quality, and customer service standards.
- Resolves operational problems of the team and focuses on work process improvements.
- Meets art department cost standards by monitoring expenses and implementing cost-saving actions.
- Formulates art concepts by supervising workers engaged in executing layout designs for artwork and copy to be presented by visual communications media.
- Keeps customers informed by reviewing illustrative material for presentation.
- Reviews project production factors by studying budget, background information,objectives, presentation approaches, styles, and techniques.
- Selects and secures illustrative material by formulating basic layout design concepts and conducting research.
- Obtains client approval by presenting final layouts, storyboards, and illustrations; and responds to client commentary and requests.
- Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and redesigning processes.
- Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations.
- Enhances art department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests
Desired Candidate Profile :
Qualifications Requisite :
- An undergraduate degree in graphic design, fine arts, visual communication, typography or a related subject is often required. A postgraduate degree in these subjects can be an advantage.
Key Skills :
- Creativity skills: First and foremost, creative directors must be good at creating concepts for others to work on. Must have a keen awareness of current trends in advertising and graphic design with a specific focus on Digital creatives.
- Video knowledge: Knowledge of Animation, Motion Graphics or 3D is a must have for this profile.
- Communication and presentation skills: Need excellent communication (written and verbal) and confident presentation skills in order to pitch ideas to clients and also explain their ideas to members of the creative team.
- Interpersonal skills: Excellent interpersonal skills are a must. Need a clear creative vision while remaining open to others- ideas.
- Leadership skills: Creative directors need leadership skills in order to hire, develop and oversee their creative team.
- Digital and graphic design skills: Extensive knowledge of graphic design and relevant software is vital. Familiarity with film-making techniques, video editing, website & app development, is very useful.
Behavioural Skills Requisite :
- Strong initiative and with a positive attitude.
- Deep passion for designing
- Other skills required: time management, flexibility
- Analytical and problem-solving skills, self-starter, and be able to work independently.
- Ability to learn quickly, work in tight deadlines and adapt to change.
- Professional, organized, efficient and accurate.
- Resourceful and creative troubleshooting skills.
- Strong commitment to quality; and
- A well-developed sense of humour.
- Excellent written and spoken English
- A keen eye for details.