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 communications.

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.

Responsibilities

Collaborate with strategists, user experience architects, and writers to:

  • Design compelling digital experiences including websites, microsites, landing pages, digital ads, emails, and e-cards.
  • Design persuasive print collateral including brochures, viewbooks, introductory pieces, postcards, mailers, greeting cards, etc.
  • Develop logo and identity systems for clients
  • Create infographics and presentations.

Required Experience

  • Five to seven years of working experience in an agency or creative setting
  • 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)
  • Command of the creative process (brainstorming, sketching, wireframing, storyboarding)

Other Requirements

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills
  • Strong communication skills (the ability to explain and defend the idea behind your solution)
  • 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 is a boutique, agile digital marketing agency staffed by experienced brand, strategy, campaign, analytics, editorial, creative and software professionals. We help colleges, knowledge-rich non-profits, and companies improve business outcomes and build better audience relationships.

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. 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.p>

  • health insurance
  • dental insurance
  • 401-K plan
  • Politics-free culture
  • Great collaborative learning environment
  • Working in a cool office space