Advantage Solutions Jr. Art Director in New York, New York
Junior Art Director
At Brand Connections, an award-winning customer experience agency,we grow People, Brands, and Businesses! We are seeking a highly talented Junior Art Director to provide support to the Creative department, working closely with all functional levels within the Creative, Account, and Production teams, align and partner with Account and Creative leaders in their strategic brainstorming to take on a supportive role with project assignments, and help develop and execute creative solutions. The Junior Art Director will be part of a team that will be tasked with delivering high-quality creative products on a constant basis that maintains the integrity of the art concept to ensure they fit the client, brand, and retailer objectives.
Join North America’s leading business solutions provider working on a top-tier portfolio of brands and build your career working with amazing people in a growing industry. Apply today!
What we offer:
Full-Time Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life)
401(k) with company match
Training and Career Development
Generous Paid Time-Off
Has a great eye for design, is ready to thrive is a fast-paced environment delivering on multiple projects simultaneously
Take creative direction for specific projects and aid the team in ensuring that the outcome fits the client, brand, retailer, and the overall business objectives
Work collaboratively with other creative team members, internal departments, and account teams to lend support on creative and organizational duties.
With the guidance of senior members, responsible for design, layout, and photo selection for assigned pieces.
Bachelor's Degree preferred (in Advertising, Graphic Design, Communications) or equivalent applicable job-related experience
0-2 years of experience in applicable field
Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and MS Office (PowerPoint) 3d skills a plus
Experience in the arena of experiential, sales promotions and/or customer products a plus
Excellent communication and good interpersonal skills
The Company is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. The Company services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities
Provide support for the Creative Team Leaders while working on several projects simultaneously. Responsible for timely and satisfactory completion of jobs assigned by Creative Leads
Take creative direction for specific projects and aid the team in ensuring that the outcome fits client, brand, retailer, and the overall business objectives while helping to maintain client relationships.
Work collaboratively with other creative team members, internal departments, and account teams to lend support on creative and organizational duties
With guidance of senior members, responsible for design, layout, and photo selection for assigned pieces
- This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports
- This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports
Travel and/or Driving Requirements
- Travel and Driving are not essential duties or functions of this job
The following are the minimum job-related qualifications which an individual needs in order to successfully perform the essential duties and responsibilities of the job
Education Level: (Required) High School Diploma or GED or equivalent experience
(Preferred) Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Field of Study/Area of Experience: Advertising, Graphic Design, Communications, Journalism or equivalent applicable job-related experience
0-2 years of experience in applicable field
1 year of experience in the arena of sales promotions a plus
1 year of consumer products, media, or agency experience a plus
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Team building Skills
Ability to understand and follow specific instructions and procedures
Ability to work independently and prioritize duties with minimal supervision, in order to meet deadlines
Well-organized, detail-oriented, and able to handle a fast-paced work environment
Ability to complete multiple duties with accuracy shifting from one to another with frequent interruptions and competing deadline
Excellent written communication and verbal communication skills
Good interpersonal skills
Ability to visualize and plan objectives and goals strategically
Ability to efficiently utilize MAC computers and current fluency in relevant computer programs such as: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Acrobat, and MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Entourage)
Environmental & Physical Requirements
Office / Sedentary Requirements
Incumbent must be able to perform the essential functions of the job. Work is performed primarily in an office environment. Typically requires the ability to sit for extended periods of time (66%+ each day), ability to hear the telephone, ability to enter data on a computer and may also require the ability to lift up to 10 pounds.
Additional Information Regarding The Company Job Duties and Job Descriptions
Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one’s supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. The Company reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. The Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
Any estimate, schedule, or guideline provided to associates in this job description or elsewhere in connection with their jobs is only intended to help describe job duties and for planning purposes. Regardless of any such estimate, schedule, or guideline, associates must always record all time worked for our company (which includes but is not limited to on-site work time in an assigned store, office, or other work location; required waiting time; administrative time; and work-related travel time).
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, the Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
Job Locations US-NY-New York
Primary Posting Location : City New York
Primary Posting Location : State/Province NY
Primary Posting Location : Country US
Requisition ID 2020-258810
Position Type Full Time
Category Professional: (IT, Finance, Legal, HR, Talent Acquisition, Administrative, Customer Service)