Art Director_Advertising

Newsbreak Mountain View , CA 94035

Posted 2 weeks ago

About News Break

News Break defines a new way for users to engage with local news. Since its founding in 2015, it has grown by leaps and bounds. Were now the largest intelligent local news platform in the U.S.

News Break is ranked the #1 news app on both iOS and Android. With 11M+ daily active users and 23M+ monthly users (data source: App Annie), were also ahead of all major news apps such as The New York Times, CNN News, The Washington Post, Yahoo News, and SmartNews. We're a series-C startup headquartered at Mountain View, California.

We've been growth 3X every 12 months in both user base and revenue. Right now, we're aggressively expanding our team and looking for senior talents to accelerate our growth. Looking for you to lead our next steps!

For more information, visit www.newsbreak.com/about

About the Role

News Break is seeking an experienced Advertising Art Director to support our new Brand & Performance Marketing team, which is responsible for articulating, visualizing, and selling the News Break brand to consumers across the country.

The ideal candidate is not only a skilled creative, but also a creative strategist. They are a gifted storyteller, with the proven ability to lead/collaborate with copywriters and other designers to concept and deliver creative ideas that consistently deliver on brand & performance objectives.

This position reports to the VP of Brand Marketing.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Plan & develop highly effective advertising creative & campaigns
  • Develop original concepts that maintain consistency across channels
  • Use data and insights and effectively apply them to creative executions that drive action
  • Lead/collaborate with copy copywriters to ensure details of assignments are met, are on-brand and well designed while achieving stated goals
  • Check creative projects for accuracy, consistency, and correct use of brand guidelines
  • In addition to advertising, help create and project manage compelling design across multiple marketing channels, including social media, PR, events, etc.

Requirements

  • BA/BS degree
  • A minimum of 3-5 years experience in advertising-related art direction and/or graphic design
  • Online portfolio demonstrating significant experience in online advertising & marketing
  • Keen eye for photography & illustration
  • Curiosity, eagerness, dedication, and accountability
  • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment, be self-motivated and adaptable to change
  • Illustration ability a plus

Benefits

We provide highly competitive compensation package including base salary, bonuses, and stock options. Benefits include great Medical, Dental and Vision. A flat organization and family-like culture makes this a perfect environment to make huge impact on our product and grow your skill set.

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