Art Director

Boston, MA
30+ days ago

Job Description

Merge Storytelling and Technology

MERGE promotes health, wealth and happiness in the world by merging storytelling with technology and offers marketing and technology clients full-service capabilities including strategy, creative communications, experience engineering, media, digital platform development and more. MERGE has enduring client partnerships with American Express, T-Mobile, LG, Fidelity, Eaton Vance, BlueCross BlueShield, Abbott, Takeda, Boston Scientific, Advocate Aurora Health, Brigham Health, Indiana University Health and Marco's Pizza. With offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Kansas City, MO, New York City, Orange County and Denver, MERGE uses a task-to-talent process that enables clients to think higher and feel deeper about their customers.

Promote Health, Wealth & Happiness

We are committed to promoting health, wealth and happiness in the world by partnering with purpose-driven clients in purpose-driven industries such as healthcare, financial services and consumer products. Our deep vertical expertise and category insights stem from decade-long partnerships with our top clients.

Emerge to the Top of Your Career

At MERGE, we strive to create a superior work experience where talented and ambitious people grow. An experience that encourages people to think higher and feel deeper. An experience where people engage minds and hearts to do the best work of their careers.

As our Art Director, you will work in collaboration with a team of Creative Director, Associate Creative Director, Account Management, Project Management, Production, and/or Technology teams to develop and execute innovative content for website, video projects, print, radio, and digital marketing.

  • Develop creative concepts and design layouts for all marketing channels - including print, OOH, direct response, collateral, broadcast, social, landing pages, websites, email, banners
  • Collaborates with assigned copywriter to concept and execute final project
  • Develop work that is on strategy and on brand
  • Work on new business initiatives as needed
  • Ability to prepare and present concept/layouts internally and to Clients
  • Execute art direction and design for existing concepts initiated by others on the creative or client team
  • Ability to conduct effective image search for concepts and for final materials
  • Assists Creative Directors with execution details of client photoshoots and works closely with shoot production from casting to onsite creative direction as needed

These are the qualifications we're looking for

  • 2-3 years agency or creative department experience
  • You have a range of clients in your book, ideally in the Healthcare and/or Financial Services space.
  • Able to think conceptually and strategically
  • Excellent art direction and design skills with an emphasis on versatility
  • Able to develop creative from start to final delivery
  • Able to art direct/design for any medium including web and digital media production, direct response (digital and print).
  • Be proficient with InDesign as well as the Adobe CS family of programs
  • An online portfolio that showcases everything from responsive web design to mobile apps, banner ads to complex digital advertising campaigns

And here's how we live our values at MERGE

  • Ability. Mastering our craft
  • Agility. Delivering with a growth mindset
  • Humility. Collaborating for shared success

And here's how we live our values at MERGE

  • Mastering our craft
  • Delivering with a growth mindset
  • Collaborating for shared success

MERGE welcomes and celebrates diversity regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, veteran status or people with abilities. We believe that the more diverse we are, the more creative our work will be!

MERGE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer


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