SENIOR ARTIST / ART DIRECTOR

Elevation | Atlanta, GA

Elevation is a brand development, animation and design studio headquartered in Atlanta. We have been creating awesome visual solutions for entertainment networks, advertising agencies and brands for nearly 20 years. It’s the people that make Elevation the kind of company it is. We hire those who are smart, determined, and strive to maintain a culture in which everyone is a hands-on contributor and feels comfortable sharing ideas and opinions. We work hard, but find the time to play practical jokes and have the occasional oddities competition. That’s how we roll.

Position: Your role as Art Director is to communicate creative direction effectively, present on target work, and lead our creative team of designers and animators through completion of the project. You will need to be highly design driven, detail oriented, proactive, energetic + motivational to lead our team in delivering stellar results, and able to execute great design and motion.

Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience in design and/or advertising agencies.
  • Awesome reel and board samples.
  • Mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Proficiency in After Effects and 3D.
  • Direct client relations with the ability to conceptualize, design, revise and deliver innovative and effective creative solutions, in a variety of styles.
  • Excellent leadership and people management skills.
  • Ability to prioritize workflow and redirect projects to meet competing, challenging and ever-changing deadlines.
  • Experience directing photo and film shoots.
  • Passion, motivation and a great work ethic.
  • Must love nerds.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Consult with creative leadership, producers, sales and other team members, fostering a collaborative creative culture.
  • Produce comps/storyboards for artists and client presentations.
  • Develop and oversee design concepts for broadcast, digital and print.
  • Keep work consistent and on brand.
  • Provide direction and guidance to artists.
  • Stay current on design/production trends, materials and developments.

To Apply: Email resume to Alina Klopach -  Alina@thisiselevation.com. We will email or call you to verify receipt of your information.