Sr Art Director - Home Style Packaging

Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Oct 07, 2017
Nov 24, 2017
Employment Status
Full Time
Primary function Art directs for various marketing channels with a strong understanding of the Target brand and delivers creative results tailored to Target's portfolio of exclusive brands and marketing objectives.

Principle duties & responsibilities 
  • Serves as the creative lead for multiple projects
    in order to deliver strong creative results. 
  • Specifies creative detail including brand overview, layout design, and photo and illustration direction. 
  • Oversees and executes various projects by
    photo art directing and/or designing and overseeing electronic and print production details. 
  • Makes timely decisions for fast-paced projects
    to meet deadlines. 
  • Involved in the selection and directing of external talent. 
  • Oversees and/or creates presentations and effectively presents to Leadership and Marketing teams. 
  • Stays current with the latest style, graphic, industry
    and technology trends and applies to projects. 
  • May help with the selection and development of other team members. 
Reporting & working relationships 
  • Reports to an Associate Creative Director. 
Minimum job requirements 
  • 4-year college degree and/or equivalent experience 
  • 5-7+ years experience. 
  • Portfolio demonstrating a strong understanding and application of art direction. 
  • Effective visual and verbal presentation skills. 
  • Interpersonally savvy with strong listening skills. 
  • Open to feedback with ability to take direction. 
  • Action oriented with ability to prioritize and
    drive results. 
  • MAC applications: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. 
Desired job requirements 
  • Authentically and thoughtfully communicates and provides clear direction to internal and external partners to develop and execute creative work. 
  • Acts fearlessly and takes smart risks. 
  • Ability to handle high pressure/stressful situations in a professional manner. 
  • Prior supervisory experience. 
  • Commands career and personal development.