Sr Art Director - Home Style Packaging

Employer
Target
Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
Posted
Oct 07, 2017
Closes
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.