We, at Yellow Shoes, are looking for a Sr. Art Director to work on our CPGP Business (Consumer Products Gaming and Publishing). Your #1 responsibility is to bring your unique self and perspective to our team and culture.
But make no mistake, as a Sr. Art Director, you'll have other responsibilities too. You will create fresh conceptual ideas for Disney Parks alongside talented team members. You will show your problem-solving skills and think creatively for a range of advertising media while mentoring Jr. Creatives. Social and digital by design, we expect every Yellow Shoes creative team member to grasp the importance of thinking creatively in a tech-inspired world. Solid, imaginative design ability and expert understanding of the creative production process are expected. As part of our team, curiosity and a passion to learn will take you very far.
You will report to a Group Creative Strategy Director.
Think creatively and build storytelling solutions that bring magic to Disney's retail and eCommerce experience.
Flex your creative muscle across a portfolio of renowned franchises including Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, National Geographic, etc., and identify strategic and creative opportunities.
Consider many perspectives and can also operate at the lowest level of detail in service of marketable solutions for advertising problems.
Work with cross-functional teams and build relationships with business and creative partners.
Work well with a Sr. Copywriter partner to achieve remarkable 360 campaign concepts.
Mentor Jr. Creatives, guides their daily creative work and offers feedback.
Construct and present with assurance a cohesive creative presentation.
Operate with a high degree of ownership & deliver projects according to timelines and deadlines.
Basic Qualifications :
7 years of experience as a conceptual art director at a creative agency or in-house.
Expertise in retail/eCommerce, including current industry trends & creative work.
A love for ideas both big and small.
A unique voice and point of view.
Retail expertise and champion ideas led by strategy.
Experience working within quick timelines and deadlines.
High on talent, low on ego.
Eye for design, typography and photography with an emphasis on details.
Experience presenting to all levels - senior to executive.
Turn around detailed comps/mockups promptly in an iterative environment.
Knowledge and genuine interest in the Walt Disney Company history including films, animation, television, theme parks and products.
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator).
Flash and other editing software.
After Effects and 3D experience.
Required Education :
A minimum of an associates (2 year) in advertising, art, graphic art or design.
Preferred Education :
An ad school or liberal arts (4 year) degree.
Additional Information :
Our Benefits: Disney offers a rewards package to help you live your best life. This includes health and savings benefits, educational opportunities and special extras that only Disney can provide. Learn more about our benefits and perks at jobs.disneycareers.com/benefits