Pyer Moss — Art Director

New York, NY

 

Position Summary:

Pyer Moss is seeking an experienced interdisciplinary creative with a proven track record of success for the position of Art Director. The Art Director will work closely with the CEO/Creative Director in the ideation of creative concepts as well as other managers in the company to ensure these concepts are executed at the highest level. Strong candidates will be great communicators, able to translate creative concepts to business insights with keen attention to deals.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Build, lead, and review the work of the creative team in the production of all web, print, and digital marketing collateral
  • Spearhead and manage content strategy for both small-scale and large-scale projects, harnessing strategy, digital and brand design, compelling content, and technology
  • Collaborate with the CEO, COO, E-Commerce and Sales Directors in developing marketing plans, analyzing results, and identifying opportunities
  • Supervise a cross-functional team of graphic designers, visual artists, photographers/videographers, and stylists in the strategic development of messages and deliverables
  • Develop marketing campaigns that translate marketing objectives across business units into clear and motivating creative strategies
  • Analyze brand tracking, market trends, consumer needs, and the competitive landscape
  • Meet budget standards by forecasting and managing expenses
  • Review and approve art and copy developed by the team, ensuring deliverables that effectively address marketing goals and challenges
  • Produce fresh, innovative work that translates complex ideas into compelling print materials and digital experiences for visually sophisticated audiences
  • Present, or oversee presentation of final concepts, and obtain approvals for deliverables
  • Prioritize work and resources across projects based on short- and long-term needs, establishing production schedules by collaborating with the design, production, and e-commerce departments

 

Requirements:

  • 5+ years of related experience in art direction in agency or brand setting (preferably in the luxury fashion space)
  • 5+ years of experience creating marketing/advertising campaigns from developing vision and the message platform to overseeing production on time and budget
  • A keen understanding of the Pyer Moss brand
  • Understanding and past experience creating integrated content across all marketing channels from digital, social media, paid media, mobile, but also understand offline and print
  • Proficient in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop as well as the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proficient in Lightroom, Capture One or comparable photo editing software
  • Capable of editing video on the fly
  • Highly skilled with leading a team of creative talent
  • Strong creative vision with an understanding of business objectives

     

    *Please include your most up to date portfolio along with your resume, cover letter, and any other relevant materials with your application to resumes@pyermoss.com * 

     

    Pyer Moss Apparel Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer. We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.