Art Director/Designer

We are seeking an experienced art director/designer to join our creative team.

The ideal candidate would bring an artistic eye to all areas of design from print to digital, as well as intelligent and intuitive appreciation for marketing strategy and brand communication. This person should be ready and willing to work hard and be open to collaborating with other designers, writers and strategists. We will provide abundant opportunity for personal and professional growth in an environment that is thoughtful, fun and progressive.

If you are passionate about your art, possess an enthusiastic and driven attitude, and are willing to immerse yourself in both digital and traditional forms of design in a fully integrated marketing firm, then you are who we’re looking for.

Required Experience

  • A great portfolio that includes a variety print and digital projects
  • Experience with digital media design (interaction design, information design, interface design – mobile applications a definite plus).
  • Experience with corporate and institutional print design (brochures, annual reports, mailers, graphic identity)
  • Strong communication skills (the ability to explain and defend the idea behind your solution)
  • Command of the creative process (brainstorming, sketching, storyboarding)
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Five to seven years of working experience in an agency or creative setting

Other Requirements

  • Self-sufficient, motivated and reliable team player
  • A degree in design, communications, fine art, or other related field or concentration
  • Interest in related fields of art, architecture, product design, culture, etc.
  • Team player

Location

Pittsburgh

Culture & Benefits

Elliance isn’t easily described with typical "agency" labels. We combine West Coast culture (flat and open) with an intensely introspective approach to business and brand strategy combined with design solutions and interactive problem solving. We serve a national client base in fields of education, manufacturing, and business. Our team members have been recognized with the highest technology and design awards stemming from our distinct culture and approach. We’re recognized as one of the world's Top 10 shops by Interactive Media Awards, Publications such as Inc., Business 2.0, and industry leaders such as Cisco and Dell have cited Elliance as innovators.

  • health insurance
  • dental insurance
  • 401-K plan
  • Politics-free culture
  • Attending a conference/workshop/seminar every year - at our expense
  • Great collaborative learning environment
  • Working in a cool office space
  • Adjacent to a scenic river-side walking trail