Art Director

Outdoor Voices Austin , TX 78719

Posted 3 months ago

The Art Director will be responsible for leading the creative team in the design, development, and delivery of all visual elements of the Outdoor Voices brand. You will hold ownership of the visual identity from a graphic design standpoint and collaborate cross-functionally on the execution of all creative projects, for both online and physical touchpoints.

Responsibilities

  • Take ownership of all online and offline design initiatives

  • Oversee, lead and mentor a team of talented graphic designers, photographers and copywriters

  • Ensure that OV's established look-and-feel and voice is successfully implemented across projects, helping to maintain consistency across all channels

  • Develop and maintain a strong, innovative and well defined graphic design language for the brand

  • Establish guidelines for all applications of the graphic identity of the brand including page layouts, typography and interaction design

  • Maintain packaging standards and help evolve visual systems as we continue to grow into new markets, partnerships, legal requirements, etc.

  • Develop innovative concepts and specifications for graphic design related projects that achieve brand objectives and project timelines

  • Work closely with Marketing from concept through delivery of campaigns

  • Collaborate with the Experience Design team to maintain a consistent design language across the web experience

  • Monitor and ensure overall quality of all graphic design output

  • Ensure consistency of graphic design guidelines across all channels and brand touchpoints

Qualifications

  • Minimum 7 years progressive experience in graphic design

  • Experience in physical design including packaging, offset printing, and publishing

  • Depth of experience in design integration, typography, and interactive interface design

  • Comprehensive understanding of internet standards and interactivity

  • Mature appreciation of the balance between creativity and commerce

  • Exceptional presentation skills with the ability to articulate creative vision and concepts to cross functional groups

  • Strong personal interest in fashion

  • A nuanced understanding of the Outdoor Voices product, brand, voice, and mission

Compensation & Benefits:

Competitive compensation package

OV Benefits include flexible vacation, 75% of health care premiums, dental and vision

The latest OV gear andof course

Recreation

About Outdoor Voices:

We believe in Doing Things moving your body and having fun with friends. From dog jogs to dodgeball, we make clothes for sweating without the added pressure. Our team is made up of casual Recreationalists who approach activity with ease, humor, and delight. Since launching in 2014, Outdoor Voices has been featured in The New York Times, Vogue, Wall Street Journal, GQ, Forbes and Fast Co.


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