Head of Art
Head of Art
You have an eye for beauty and can apply your craft to every imaginable medium. We’re looking for an experienced designer that can make graphs and tables sing, writes a mean rationale for our latest killer logo or brand design concept and brings simple, gorgeous design to print, digital, eDM, landing pages, stretching through to video and data visualisations.
As Head of Art, you’ll be responsible for the creation and delivery of design and comms projects for both AFFINITY’s clients and our own brands, ensuring the highest creative standards across all. You’re a key team member who believes in the power of ideas and design to communicate and can create beautifully crafted brand experiences across both physical and digital platforms. As part of a lean, but highly experienced team, you’ll be working closely with the ECD, conceptualising work, as well as producing and preparing output in readiness for production.
An enthusiastic, motivated collaborator – You’re passionate about helping shape a strong and positive creative culture and operations, where ego takes a back seat to delivering client outcomes.
A great conceptual thinker – You’ll contribute to creative development and conceptual thinking on client briefs and develop a diverse range of compelling ideas that work strategically as well as aesthetically with the ability to turn a concept into a polished and intelligent response across all mediums.
Design Wiz – You have strong skills and a passion for typography, composition and layout, as well as an eye for detail.
Project Manager – You’ll own and be accountable for assigned projects/brands and manage all aspects from concept to executions. Grace under pressure, you know how to deliver perfection on deadline and budget and love to solve problems on a day-to-day basis.
With a minimum of 7 years’ experience in agencies, you’re fluent in the Adobe Creative Cloud suite including, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Sketch, Premiere Pro, After Effects. Proficiency with presentation design in Keynote is also highly desirable. You need to be a strong project manager and wizard with your time. As a senior team member, you’ll have experience in adding value to systems and demonstrated leadership skills.
AFFINITY is Australia’s most effective digital agency (WARC Effective 100 - 2017, 2018 & 2019) – awarded for the past three years.
A full-service media and advertising agency globally recognised as leaders in leveraging the power of data and the potency of creativity, to consistently deliver a measurable difference to brands and businesses.
We’re a driven, excitable bunch and proud of our inclusive and collaborative culture. With an office smack bang in a perfect inner-city Sydney spot, with brilliant cafes, lovely parks and plenty of public transport options on our doorstep. So, if you’re keen to find out more, please send your CV and book through.
AFFINITY is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/ or expression, marital or domestic status, or disability. We promote the principles of merit and fairness in our employment practices. This means people are selected because they are the best person for the job.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for all advertised positions.