Senior Art Director/ACD

Senior Art Director/ACD

DEG, an Isobar Company (General)
Overland Park, KS 66211
February 6, 2020
Full Time Position

 

DEG is seeking a talented senior art director with digital experience to join our creative team and collaboratively craft engaging, impactful communications across a range of digital media. This is a great opportunity to work in a fun and challenging, best-idea-wins culture where you can polish your design skills and have an impact on a range of well-known, multi-national clients.

DEG provides the opportunity to work on national and international brands in a truly integrated and digital-specific capacity.  Our highly entrepreneurial, collaborative, and dynamic environment is the perfect place for smart, motivated people to make an impact. If you can think it, we can create it. With competitive benefits and a dedication to work-life balance, DEG has been named one of the best places to work in the country.

Note: Only applicants who include a link to their online portfolio in addition to their resume will be considered.

 

Required skills

  • Demonstrate expertise of best practices across multiple digital channels including email, social media, web design, e-commerce and mobile
  • Strong conceptual abilities, mastery of the creation of innovative, strategically-led communications
  • Highly collaborative with the ability to guide cross-functional projects and teams
  • Inspire team members and clients with smart, strong design and lead by example
  • Mentor, train and on-board art directors, designers and interns
  • Ability to grow client relationships
  • Develop and pitch abstract ideas, creative processes, and concepts

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Associate Degree in visual communications or equivalent experience in related field
  • 8+ years of professional experience, with leadership experience
  • Online portfolio demonstrating strong conceptual thinking and high-quality execution of those concepts
  • Experience interacting with clients

 

Benefits

  • Multiple health plan options, including independent insurance and pre-tax FSAs
  • Life insurance, AD&D, and short- and long-term disability with company-paid premium
  • Ample paid time off, holidays, and flex time
  • Generous full paid leave for new parents, including parental, maternity, paternity, and adoption leave and assistance
  • Military leave for active duty service members deployed to full-time service
  • Disaster leave in the event of a natural disaster
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan with company-sponsored matching program
  • Bonus plans based on company and individual performance
  • Culture Club social events each year
  • Free refreshments, including soda, juice, sparkling water, and Roasterie hot and nitro cold brew coffee in our company coffeehouse, as well as free on-tap and bottle beer for our weekly Beer:30

 

DEG, Linked by Isobar is an equal-opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

About DEG

Digital Evolution Group (DEG) was founded in 1999 as a small web development firm in Kansas City. Since then, we’ve grown to become DEG, Linked by Isobar, a member of the Dentsu Aegis Network and global full-service digital experience agency crafting solutions that help clients meet their business objectives. While other shops are now working to become digital, we were born here.

Digital is in our DNA. And our associates are always evolving and finding new ways to collaborate together to solve our clients’ toughest challenges. After all, at DEG the best idea wins—no matter where it comes from or who thought of it.

Here, you can grow and pursue your passions, prioritize your family, contribute to your community, and actively travel. Our “work hard, play hard” mentality provides everyone with a fun, casual work environment that embraces new and better ways to do things, and new and better things to do for our clients.

The question you must now ask is: Are you ready to evolve?