Ifi Consult New Job Opening

Posted on :

17 Apr, 2018

Category :

Design Jobs in Nigeria

Ifi Consult – Our client, is currently recruiting for suitable candidates to fill the vacant position below:

Job Title: Art Director

Responsibilities

  • Develop concepts for advertising or promotional campaigns
  • Lead multiple projects from conception to completion in accordance with deadlines
  • Accomplish work requirements by orienting, training, assigning, scheduling and coaching employees.
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions, contribute to the generation of ideas to solve client’s objectives for content creation
  • Drive teams to meet and beat deadlines. Ensure top creative standards are maintained
  • Meet cost standards by monitoring expenses and implementing cost-saving actions.
  • Determine project content by reviewing art and copy materials developed by staff.
  • Improve quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; recommending changes to art and content departments.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Help clients by answering questions and responding to requests.
  • Motivate teams to create work that can win international award at every opportunity.
  • Pitch ideas to clients
  • Attend client meetings and make creative presentation when necessary
  • Negotiate with clients to amend ideas in line with their wishes and explain what is and is not possible
  • Work on the highest-profile or largest client accounts that are complex, non-routine and vary greatly in scope.
  • Coordinate the flow of project materials and ensure that items meet specifications and deadlines. Track all pages through department and knows status at all times.
  • Collaborating with Creative Directors, end-client and production team to identify project needs and design finished product to support the brand objective.
  • Evaluate and, if necessary alter, the content of projects before completion
  • Ensure all the client’s visuals are consistent with the overall brand
  • Oversee photo or TV shoots
  • Select external suppliers when necessary
  • Sign off jobs before they are presented to the client
  • Coordinate creative activities and sessions.
  • Ability to concept the look and feel of a presentation from scratch, Design and ensure staff strictly follow Tools Creative Process for all creative designs, brief interpretation and communication, as well as account pitches and new business demands
  • Expose staff to visual graphics training courses
  • Enter works for awards and recognition; National and International
  • Make sure all staffs are Google + other creative certifications certified.
  • Ability to design and create a wide range of elements for presentations including logos, illustrations, graphs, charts, HTML Layouts and other artwork that more effectively communicate key messages and which can be incorporated into presentations.
  • Good knowledge of UI/UX
  • Ability to create design that functions across multiple digital platforms
  • Excellent Knowledge of prototyping and wireframing tools (Sketch, Balsamiq, or other wireframing tools).

Requirements

  • B.Sc in Fine Art, Advertising, Design or relevant field
  • Must have at least minimum of 4 years Proven agency experience as a creative director or in a similar creative role
  • Hands-on experience in the creative process, graphic design and brand development
  • Excellent working knowledge of software such as Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign etc
  • Outstanding Leadership and Organizational Skills
  • Must be focused and have an eye for details
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple priorities and strict deadlines.
  • Commitment to responsiveness, high-quality work, confidentiality
  • Exemplary Interpersonal and analytical abilities
  • Hands-on experience of designing templates and layouts, as well as being able to follow strict brand guidelines
  • Must Possess a can-do attitude and be willing to hit tight deadlines
  • Mastery of presentation applications (Google Slides, PowerPoint and Keynote).

Application Closing Date
23rd April, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Applications and CV’s to: [email protected] Using Art Director as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.