Art Director

Carousel30, a leading digital agency in the Washington, DC metro area is seeking an Art Director to help create and build creative solutions for regional and national clients, including Fortune 500 organizations, non-profits and other consumer facing organizations.

In this position you will work with an experienced creative agency team to strategically concept and design innovative solutions for a wide range of clients. You will be responsible for designing in branding, interactive and traditional design spaces, but with a special focus on digital channels.

We are looking for a candidate who thrives in a fast-paced environment and who loves the challenges and diverse design opportunities agency life has to offer. We are looking for a top-talent Art Director who wants to be challenged to create great Web experiences and have the potential to grow from Art Director into a Creative Director role. We are a team that works hard everyday to be better, and we want somebody in this role who has that same spirit. If you have passion and desire to constantly learn and grow as a designer, you may be just the right fit!

Art Director Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelors degree or higher in Design related major

  • 6-8 years’ experience as a professional designer with experience in art direction for design and copywriting

  • Has managed both internal staff and external vendors

  • Need a solid understanding of both print and web standards

  • Complete understanding of Adobe Creative Cloud, particularly Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator

  • Experience designing sites for Website CMS platforms such as Drupal, Sitecore, WordPress and others

  • Understanding of mobile experience and responsive design

  • Demonstrated strategic thinking through concepts and design solutions

Desired Qualifications:

  • User Experience/wireframing experience a plus

  • Agency experience a plus

  • Familiarity with HTML/CSS a plus

How to Apply

  • Please send a cover letter with your salary requirements, resume and samples of recent work to hr@carousel30.com. Please include "Art Director" in the subject line. No phone calls please. Should we determine that your background and experience meets our hiring needs, we will contact you with further instructions.

  • Carousel30 is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly support diversity in the workplace.