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Sr. Art Director
Confirmed live in the last 24 hours
Palo Alto, CA, USA • California, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Adobe Creative Suite
Branding/Brand Strategy
Graphic Design
  • A bachelor's degree in communications, marketing, graphic design or a related field
  • 7-10 years of experience in art direction or graphic design
  • Extensive experience working in Figma, and Adobe Creative Suite
  • A portfolio demonstrating aesthetic sensibilities, with an emphasis on producing cutting edge visuals for marketing campaigns
  • Demonstrated decision making, communication skills, and a meticulous eye for design and craftsmanship
  • The ability to prioritize and manage work and adhere to critical project timelines in a fast-paced environment
  • Follow existing brand guidelines as well as develop new visual systems and art direction for photo and video production, motion graphics and animation
  • Lead creative development for video by partnering closely with the Brand and Marketing Design managers
  • Create a robust and cost-effective content plan for capturing and developing the many marketing opportunities for both our consumer and professional brand
  • Liaise with Marketing and external vendors (editors, animators, voice over talent) to ensure delivery of concepts are on track to meet deadlines and that content produced is in-line with the overall brand strategy
  • Work together with the Marketing design and Brand team to develop a content policy and style guidelines, ensuring that all video content is on brand
  • Liaise with Project Managers and Product Marketing Managers to identify media outlets who will require/request video content
  • Engage/manage freelance crew, including maintaining contracts and invoices
  • Manage budgets effectively ensuring high standards of financial reporting
  • Create a video archive system, ensuring files are up to date, material is easily accessible, and footage is available for distribution when necessary

1,001-5,000 employees

Online home remodeling platform
Company Overview
Houzz is an online platform for home remodeling, architecture, interior design, decorating, landscaping, and home improvement.