Laundry Service Seattle seeks an Freelance Art Director to start immediately with a strong understanding of social media culture and a jaw-dropping portfolio to help create smart creative content . This hands-on AD will collaborate with the creative and production team to produce still images, gifs, cinemagraphs, presentations and more.
- This position would start immediately and have a duration of a couple weeks to work on a high profile client.*
- Design a wide range of social media content that support the brand and get people talking
- Use After Effects and/or Premiere, create short-form motion graphics such as animations, cinemagraphs and micro-videos
- Source and edit photos for both live posts and concept pitches
- Collaborate with other members of the creative and production teams to ensure assets are aligned
- Participate in brainstorms, communicate concepts and take direction and feedback from creative directors and account leads.
- Collaborate on client presentation and pitch decks
- Collaborate with CD and ACD to help produce creative guides for shoots including location, styling, talent and photo/video style samples
- Occasionally assist on photo and video shoots and help see the creative vision through completion.
- Keep up-to-date on the latest cultural trends in social media.
- 4+ years of agency-side experience developing social media creative assets
- A keen eye for what works and the communication skills to explain why
- The ability to collaborate across internal teams and clients
- A knack for picking up brands’ visual identities, understanding why they work and switching between them quickly
- Ability to create mood boards and execute the brand image concepts
- A demonstrated passion for and understanding of social media
- Familiarity with Photoshop and all relevant image manipulation tools and apps
- Understanding of image display standards on all social platforms
- Strong interest in keeping up on trends especially pop culture a plus
- Proficiency in MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite for Mac