Art Directors must have strong leadership skills.
A design background and proficiency with applications such as Adobe Creative Suite are required.
Five to eight years of design-related work experience may be required.
Typical duties of an art director
- Leading the artistic development of marketing and promotional pieces, including print, online, mobile, television and radio advertisements; collateral materials; and internal and external corporate publications
- Supervising a team of graphic designers, photographers, illustrators, production artists and creative freelancers
- Collaborating with members of the marketing or media buying team to develop strategies for advertising campaigns