Art Director

AMC Entertainment Inc. Leawood , KS 66211

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Do you speak in movie quotes? Have a movie moment that changed your life? If you love all things movies, and have a passion for art direction, you may be a perfect fit for us!

AMC Theatres has propelled industry innovation since 1920, and we continue to innovate by delivering premium sight and sound, new and improved food and beverage options, and diverse content in our state-of-the-art theatres.

What you'll be doing:

  • Developing the creative strategy and seeing our creative vision through with well-designed, compelling, guest-facing marketing

  • Taking ownership of projects from start to finish, from the creative concept to the execution

  • Assisting in or leading brainstorming and presentations as needed and collaborating with the team on creative problem solving

  • Communicating with third-party vendors/agencies on AMC Theatres' behalf

What we need from you:

  • 7+ years of experience in an art direction and/or design-driven position at an advertising agency, internal marketing department, or a related company

  • Stellar skills in Adobe Creative Cloud programs including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign

  • Proven leadership ability to drive projects from the creative concept to its execution

  • An eye for design, a conceptual mind, and the talent to bring creative ideas to life

  • The capability to direct photoshoots to produce desired results

  • An understanding of marketing and branding principles and how they apply to our promotions

  • The ability to push for fresh, exciting ideas

  • Strong and clear communication and presentation skills

  • The ability to build connections with other teams and departments

  • Laser-sharp attention to detail and organization

What we also value (preferred):

  • Associate or bachelor's degree in advertising or a related degree from an art institute

  • Experience in an Art Director role

  • Significant professional experience in the development of art for advertising

  • The ability to balance multiple projects on varying timelines

AMC Theatres team members enjoy a very competitive benefits package including a hybrid (remote/in-office) schedule for most positions, accrued vacation/absentee time, medical/dental/vision coverage, 401(k) match, an open and casual work environment equipped with Coca-Cola Freestyle machines, half off eats and drinks at the theatre, and most importantly for us movie peopleFREE movies at any of our theatres nationwide!

AMC Theatres' company culture is focused on innovation and diversity to ensure that we provide the latest and greatest experience for our guests and associates. We lead by example in doing what is right and take responsibility for our own results and our company's success. Our open work environment promotes teamwork and unscripted conversations, resulting in fast solutions and therefore, better outcomes.

We appreciate your interest in AMC Theatres and look forward to seeing you at the movies!

AMC and its subsidiaries are committed to equal employment opportunity and complies with all applicable federal, state, and local employment laws. AMC strictly prohibits and does not tolerate discrimination and will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant's race, color, religion, creed, gender, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, military status, veteran status, genetic information, or any other reason prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law, regulation, or ordinance. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, promotion, discipline, compensation, benefits, and termination of employment.

Job Summary

  • The position's primary purpose is to conceptualize and create well-designed, effective advertising that communicates our strategic intent.

  • A principal objective is to establish the creative vision for promotions AND to have the ability to execute (or work with others) to execute that vision.

  • An additional objective is to produce elements for AMC Theatres across all guest touchpoints and channels, including print, digital, mobile, social and email.

Hybrid position from the Leawood, KS office

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