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Art Directors are often employed by advertising agencies and coordinate the members of the creative team. Common duties of Art Directors are managing accounts and projects, presenting layouts to clients, developing design solutions, supervising photo shoots and printing processes, and determining if materials comply with client specifications. Qualifications like creativity, leadership, attention to details, organization and teamwork are common experience in Art Director example resumes. Most candidates for this job highlight a degree in advertising or an art-related field in their resumes.

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Art Director

Attended client meetings to understand the business objectives and client requirements.

  • Responsible for the recruiting, training, directing of the graphic design team and the daily
  • Assist project managers on current design projects along with communicating special instructions to print shops around the country.
  • In charge of effectively managing the pre-press work flow of hundreds of direct mail pieces.
  • Saved company thousands of dollars on unneeded stock photography.
  • Designed logos, stationary, brochures, newsletters, and direct mail pieces.
  • Created the art work for the design firms website and corporate identity.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
13
years
at this job
BFA
Advertising Design
12

Art Director

Produced highly-designed, illustrated books for domestic and international clients

  • Responsible for design of illustrated non-fiction books for print and ebooks
  • Managed book development and client relationships
  • Commissioned photography and selection of models
  • Managed staff and freelancers in design and production
  • Responsible for final production files including image production and proofing
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
13

Art Director

  • Created catalogs, print collateral, product labels, newsletters, large format posters and CPG packaging
  • Designed logos & brand identity guides
  • Designed monthly edition of gourmet food magazine “Oro”
  • Supported photo shoots
  • Oversaw artworks and pre-press of large-scale productions
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Communication Sciences
Marketing
Digital Marketing
14

Art Director / Photography Director

Designed layouts for the entire magazine, including front of book sections and feature well

  • Discussed ideas for articles and features with editors to determine the best way to visualize the story for both print and web
  • Conceptualized illustration and photography ideas for stories to best portray the content
  • Commissioned/directed photographers and illustrators, made final selects on images
  • Producer on all celebrity photoshoots, scouted locations, selected and hired stylists and hair/makeup professionals
  • Styled shoots and directed photographers (both in-house and on-location) for both the print and online versions of the magazine
  • Prepared final pages for pre-press and production
  • Designed and conceptualized advertorials for each issue with major advertisers such as Hyundai, Casio G-Shock and Kia
  • Helped produce all aspects of advertorials, including both video and print content, as well as co-branded on-site content
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BFA
Graphic Design
MS
Communications Design
15

Senior Art Director

  • Created elegant, innovative, cross channel campaigns to a worldwide consumer base
  • Acted as creative lead, independently developing strategically on-brand breakthrough concepts
  • Mentored junior designers to ensure creative output supported client brand and campaign strategy
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Design
MS
Exhibit And Interior Design
16

Graphic Designer, Art Director, Print Production Director

  • Designed print collateral, email campaigns and direct mail pieces from concept to final printed piece
  • Designed web pages and maintained corporate website
  • Developed email blasts and developed HTML files
  • Copywriting for medical imaging equipment, emergency preparedness equipment, ergonomic furniture for radiologists, and environmental services
  • Print specs, print estimates, print negotiating, press checks
  • Developed and oversaw the entire design process of all corporate long-term and short-term marketing projects from inception to completion
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
Graphic Designer
17

Art Director

Art Director and Lead Designer for custom, made to order Cycling, Rowing and Track Kits.

  • Design team kits for cycling line; clients range from professional to club/non-profit/weekend warriors.
  • Manage junior designer/production artist, developing and maintaining consistent and cohesive branding, both in-house and for clients.
  • Create custom graphics for Cycling, Rowing and Track Kits.
  • Apply graphic layouts from cartoon files to sublimated graphic templates.
  • Adept as a team player in collaborative environments, posses great communication skills and able to manage multiple ongoing projects with high integrity for end product.
Candidate Info
49
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Psychology W / Minor
Graphic Design
18

Art Director

Responsible for 30 markets of print and web media campaigns. Create print advertisements, in-store
signage, branding, interior retail design and new concepts for web and television. More recently
acting as Art Director for commercials and photo-shoots.

  • Taking direction from Creative Director to develop concepts and looks based off of storyboards.
  • Research location, looks, and build preliminary "Look Books" for review and discussion with production crew. Create final "Production Books" for crew including: hair, makeup, wardrobe,
  • Research talent and organize casting with agents and Merchandising Director.
  • Ensure vendor negotiations and pricing. Maintain positive relationships with multiple vendors.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Graphic Design And Multimedia
19

Art Director

  • Designed & produced product catalog, all corporate marketing collateral, as well as product line and website graphics.
  • Managed direct mail design and production including print purchasing, scheduling and supervising photo shoots and traveling to out of state printers for press checks.
  • Oversaw the production department's hiring & training of personnel for directory and display ad production, as well as manage the acquisition and maintenance of all new equipment & software and design production workflows as needed
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
20

Senior Art Director

Provide creative vision of all internal and external projects, with a strong focus on brand development, strategic
processes and collaboration with clients.

  • Provide graphic design solutions that are strategic, thoughtful, and elegant, in order to achieve maximum impact and communication goals.
  • Art direction on marketing materials, established brand and consistency across platforms.
  • Develop a unique design process focused on creative guidance and input, brand development and collaborative
  • Responsible for all graphic design projects, client relations, and marketing. Strengthened firm's print-focus projects and establishing a new web and multi-media platform, to increase the number of clients.
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Science
MA
Publication Design
Arts And Animation

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