Art Director
Posted on 12/9/2023
INACTIVE
Grayscale Investments

51-200 employees

Digital currency asset management and investment services
Company Overview
Grayscale Investments, the world's largest digital currency asset manager, offers a secure and compliant gateway to the digital economy through a diverse range of investment products. The company's culture is one of introspection and ambition, using industry downturns as opportunities for growth and alignment. Their competitive advantage lies in their proven track record, unrivaled expertise, and the variety of their offerings, including private placements, public quotations, and ETFs.
Financial Services

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$886.6M

Founded

2013

Headquarters

Stamford, Connecticut

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

-3%

2 year growth

0%
Locations
Stamford, CT, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
Adobe Creative Suite
Adobe Photoshop
Figma
Branding/Brand Strategy
Animation
Marketing
Graphic Design
CategoriesNew
Art, Graphics & Animation
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Art, or a related field.
  • 3-7 years of experience in graphic design, with at least 2 years in an art director or equivalent role.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • Proficient in Figma
  • Exceptional creativity and innovation, with a strong understanding of branding and marketing principles.
  • Strong portfolio showcasing a wide range of design skills, including branding, digital, and print.
  • Experience in leading and executing complex design projects with tight deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills, able to articulate design concepts and strategies effectively.
  • Strong organizational skills, with an ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Preferred experience in digital marketing and familiarity with digital design tools and platforms.
Responsibilities
  • Lead the conceptualization and implementation of design solutions that meet marketing strategies and reflect the brand's identity.
  • Oversee the entire design lifecycle, from ideation through to final execution, including concept development, prototyping, and production.
  • Provide expert direction in typography, color, layout, and visual identity, ensuring consistency across all media and campaigns.
  • Think strategically about the role of art in our overall brand strategy, creating designs that fit into a broader system rather than standalone pieces.
  • Stay updated with industry trends, emerging technologies, and design best practices to continuously improve the quality and effectiveness of design outputs.
  • Analyze and interpret our creative needs, translating complex ideas into compelling visual narratives.
  • Conduct regular reviews of the brand's visual assets, identifying opportunities for improvement and leading redesign initiatives as necessary.
  • Develop and implement design standards, policies, and procedures to maintain high-quality, consistent branding across all company materials.
  • Ensure compliance with industry regulations and ethical standards in all design outputs, particularly in areas such as advertising.
  • Responsible for creating a diverse range of visual content including print materials, billboards, digital designs, storyboards, animation sketches, infographics, pitch decks, and report covers.