Senior Art Director (HK)

Overview of Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create, conceptualise and manage multiple projects, with the ability to communicate concepts internally and externally
  • Execute and/or manage all stages of the design process
  • Adapt and negotiate deadlines as required
  • Participate in pitch and new business discussions
  • Deliver appropriate layout and typography
  • Interact with the client, account management teams and editorial teams
  • Quality assurance/review of work
  • Work across a broad range of platforms including digital and print —  publication design, illustration, information graphics, corporate identity
  • Accurately adhere to brand guidelines

Essential Skills and Experience Required

  • Minimum X years of experience in a senior position in a publishing environment
  • Demonstrated proficiency in CC, especially Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Strong portfolio that demonstrates multi-discipline creative design skills
  • A great communicator
  • Strong time management skills with demonstrated attention to detail
  • Experienced in client management across creative conceptualisation and production
  • Able to manage small teams and work independently
  • Thorough understanding of graphic design principles, including how editorial interacts with design
  •  Strong sense of how visual communication should be implemented with platform recommendations
  •  Proven ability to manage and organise multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  •  Able to direct creative teams, photographers and other third party creative groups
  •  Able to proactively address issues and offer practical solutions
  •  Mimimum 5 years in design or creative agency

What’s in store for the successful candidate?

  • A full-time permanent position
  • A multicultural environment with a diverse group of individuals
  • Career and personal growth
  • Health insurance benefits
  • Discretionary performance bonus
  • A centrally-located office in the heart of North Point
  • Salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications