Designer / Art Director, Social & Campaigns

  • Job Reference: 425341166-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: Ayzenberg
  • Location: Pasadena, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Advert / Media / Entertainment
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

WHO WE ARE:

Fiercely independent. Passionately creative. Fueled by data.

Ayzenberg Group, based in Pasadena, CA, is one of the largest, privately held advertising and media companies on the West Coast. A culture of curiosity, we're filled with player/coaches who care about the work from the top down, and team members with an entrepreneurial mindset. We are an equal opportunity employer.

"Okay, nice jargon, but what does that actually mean?" Good question.

Basically, we believe we can do the best work possible, while still being kind and respectful to everyone involved.

We strive to macro (not micro) manage and give all team members the support and freedom they need to thrive-both professionally and personally.

In a nutshell, whether you're a client or a team member, we want you to love it here.

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR:

With our team of brilliant, kind, and diligent creatives, you'll work on two of the world's biggest tech brands. You will concept and design content for social, web, video, and key-art for 360 campaigns.

What kind of content? Everything from hardware diagrams to memes to TikTok videos to simple motion pieces.

The ideal candidate is not only passionate about storytelling in all mediums, but is active on social and interested in tech hardware.

Some other important qualities include:
  • Your curiosity in the fields of design, motion graphics, social media, digital storytelling, and/or photography are insatiable.
  • Learning and exploring come naturally to you. You're not afraid of change; you embrace it.
  • You embody teamwork, respect, and collaboration.
  • You have a strong sense of accountability. You deliver on your promises and take responsibility for your actions.
  • Your attention to detail is spot on.
  • You're calm and collected in stressful situations and tight deadlines.
WHAT WE'LL (FOR SURE) BRING TO THE TABLE:
  • A super competitive salary and amazing benefits and perks package, including full medical, dental, and vision
  • A matching 401(k)
  • Paid maternity/paternity leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Monthly wellness benefits (to spend however you like on your own well-being!)
  • Annual education credit (for anything from Masterclass, to LinkedIn certifications, to a cooking or tango class -- have fun with it!)
  • Unlimited PTO and paid holidays
  • In-office / WFH hybrid working model
  • A supportive, fun, and respectful team environment
WHAT YOU'LL (IDEALLY) BRING TO THE TABLE:
  • 5+ years design / art direction experience at a social/digital agency.
  • The ability to ensure content is optimized for social, blog, and web-for all channels and all devices.
  • A knowledge of emerging platforms, social media behaviors, technology, and strategies to relay findings to the broader team and apply best practices.
  • Mastery of design tools such as Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, etc.
  • Skilled in motion graphics and animation.
  • Experience and familiarity with video (capture & editing) and photography is a huge plus.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Ability to work well both independently and as part of a team.
  • Proven time management and organizational skills.
  • Experience juggling multiple projects simultaneously.
So, if you've read this far and have that butterflies in your stomach feeling, send us your resume, we'd love to hear from you.