Senior Art Director

Salary: £120000 to £999999
Contact name: Gary Marshall

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Job ref: 422
Published: 15 days ago

The Senior Art Director needs to be a visual thinker who collaborates with members of cross-functional pharma agency teams. Under the direction of the Creative Director, you will concept, design, and execute creative solutions for a wide variety of communications targeting the spectrum of healthcare audiences (including payers, health systems, healthcare professionals, and patients).


My client is seeking a Senior Art Director who combines good aesthetic judgment with proven management skills and a deep understanding of the technical, technological, and logistical requirements for studio-friendly layouts.  


Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work as part of the creative team to develop layouts for client communications, agency communications, and new business projects
  • Prepare layouts for all communication channels, including PowerPoint presentations, print, and some digital
  • Prioritize and work with Project Management to ensure that tasks are completed in accordance with established timelines
  • Develop skills under the guidance of the senior creative team
  • Develop knowledge of products, disease states, and the market access space as context for the development of relevant creative solutions


Qualifications/Experience needed:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Graphic Arts, Design Advertising, or related field
  • 1 to 2 years’ experience in agency (pharma agency preferred)
  • Strong skills with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Able to demonstrate conceptual thinking and understand creative design and layout
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines, in a fast-paced environment to good quality
  • High motivation, good work ethic, maturity, and personal initiative
  • Strong problem-solving skills and an eye for detail
  • A good team player