Art Director, Design
Company: Apple Inc.
Location: San Jose
Posted on: June 8, 2021
Marcom is Apples Global Marketing Communications group. We lead
all aspects of Apples advertising and marketing to ensure
impeccable development and implementation of best-in-class
communications.As the Art Director, Design, you will be responsible
for crafting innovative and compelling design solutions and
executing multiple design studies for packaging, retail graphics,
channel, and more. This requires broad experience in developing
creative solutions in a variety of mediums.You'll be joining a team
where we conceive, design, and lead the development of high-quality
creative work that pushes the Apple brand forward!
- You have at least 7-10+ years of relevant (preferably agency or
design firm) experience.
- You have outstanding conceptual and problem-solving
- You have experience in advertising, marketing, corporate
identity, brand management, sales promotion, and new media
- You have a strong grasp of the creative development process,
have excellent art direction skills, and consistently deliver
- You demonstrate solid expertise in developing creative
solutions in a variety of campaigns across a broad range of
problems and media, including advertising, print, video and
broadcast, interactive, web, DM, and social networking, retail
communications and channel POS.
- You have in-depth knowledge of all steps required in the
creative process, including effectively and efficiently staffing
projects, providing communication and creative direction, and
giving timely and helpful feedback to improve creative
- You can produce all work efficiently and on schedule.
- Your design skills are outstanding, and you have the ability to
guide, evaluate, and if necessary, redirect creative
- You can successfully art direct photo shoots.
- You have proven experience working with copywriters to concept
- You can communicate effectively with creative and project
management staff, engendering trust and respect.
- You are proficient in design software used in the design
process, including InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
In this role, you'll partner with junior creatives, providing
guidance and mentorship. You'll also craft innovative and inspiring
campaigns that meet the requirements outlined in Apples creative
briefs, all while taking responsibility for planning and executing
projects. You'll be responsible for leading the creation and
production of design solutions, following creative direction of the
appropriate Senior Art Director or Creative Director (CD). You'll
also plan and direct projects end to end, and serve as an integral
member of the creative team.Our team strives for consistent
delivery of superior design, as well as scaling design solutions in
accordance with project constraints and parameters. We're
accountable for the successful implementation of creative and art
direction on assigned projects, either independently or by leading
junior creative staff, freelancers, and photographers as needed. We
execute high-quality design work on projects in a variety of
media.Regular reviews of creative work with each groups Associate
Creative Director or CD are part of our workflow, gathering
feedback on direction and ensuring work aligns with other
activities within Apples Graphic Design group. We're responsible
for monitoring creative teams' progress against schedules on a
project-by-project basis. We conduct persuasive creative
presentations to executive staff members within the company.
Education & Experience
A Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or another related field
Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to
inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal
opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected
characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant
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