Art Director

Job Function

Business Unit: RedWorks
Department: Creative
Location: Johannesburg, GP
Type: Permanent
Reports To:

A globally led BTL agency in Johannesburg are looking for a mid to senior, passionate Art Director to join our talented team. Must have strong conceptual skills and be able to deliver in a BTL platform. You will be responsible for conceptualising, designing and producing effective, innovative and compelling work.

What we’re looking for:
•At least five years industry experience.
•Must have BTL advertising agency experience.
•Team players with excellent people and communication skills.
•Impressive and original/design/crafting and conceptual skills.
•Excellent knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign (Art Director) and Microsoft Office.
•Well-rounded professionals who can work under pressure, at a fast pace and meet strict deadlines.
•Understanding the principles of branding, communication and development with the ability to translate a brief into a working campaign.
•Have a passion for concept and craft.
•Candidates that are able to pitch and present creative work with confidence.

Please email through a CV and Porti.

Please include the job title in the subject line of your email. Please note that due to the response rate, correspondence will only be made with short-listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within two weeks of applying, please consider your application to be unsuccessful. Thank you.

Ogilvy & Mather South Africa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, colour, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation or because of gender identity or expression.