ART DIRECTOR: WEB [SAN FRANCISCO]

We’re searching for a FULL TIME Art Director of Web with a strong background in web design to lead the design of our clients company's website. In this role you would make a massive impact on a rapidly growing, innovative company valued at $4B by delivering an exceptional web experience to their customers across devices. Our ideal candidate has a burning passion for driving performance and constantly optimizing along the way. Our clients culture embraces experimentation, so you should be comfortable taking big calculated risks and pushing the envelope. Speed, transparency, and customer alignment are key driving factors. If this is you, read on.

Responsibilities

  • Lead the design approach for company's site, continuing to take big swings to push the creative approach on the site to drive performance and build the brand.

  • Work with the Website Director to develop and execute ongoing test and optimizations.

  • Work with the product and UX team to define and evolve the visual language.

  • Collaborate across departments to drive creative alignment between the site and the app.

  • Manage and mentor 1-2 Web Designers.

  • Rapid prototyping for different web experiences to bring new ideas to market quickly.

  • Constant A/B testing of all elements of the site and landing page.

  • Discuss performance metrics and work with the Web Site Director to develop new hypotheses to test.

  • Work with marketing and designers to socialize, iterate and improve, and champion consistency across Web properties

Qualifications

  • 6+ years experience as an Art Director for Web

  • Leadership & mentoring experience

  • Balance multiple projects with tight timelines while producing high quality designs

  • Ability to design for a responsive site, thinking mobile first

  • Strong skills in ideating and conceptualizing

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to work independently while supporting the larger team

  • Having basic HTML and CSS knowledge is a plus

 

TO BE CONSIDERED:  Email your resume, social links, pdf and/or website portfolio, as well as current situation, salary range and availability here

At this time we are only connecting with candidates in California, but this may change. Be sure to note your location in your email.