Graphic Designer/Art Director

The MOD Studio is looking for a top-notch, full-time Graphic Designer/Art Director who has a high level of creativity and attention to detail. This is a fast-paced position and a great opportunity to join an award-winning agency’s team. Day-to-day responsibilities include concepting, brochure/collateral design, website design, UI/UX design, logo/identity design, PowerPoint template design, HTML email design and file preparation for print. This role will require working in a creative team with a copywriter and designing all types of advertising material; art director and copywriter work closely together and influence each other’s work to develop ideas for an ad or ad campaigns. This is an Austin position and relocation not offered.

The ideal candidate for this position has:

  • 2-4 years experience in graphic design, preferably in ad agency or marketing firm
  • A brag-worthy portfolio of both digital and traditional work
  • In-depth knowledge of graphic design principles, standards, and techniques across a diverse array of styles
  • Top-flight fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) as well as Microsoft Office Programs (proficiency in PowerPoint a plus)
  • Sophisticated knowledge of typography, photography, and illustration
  • Ability to think creatively and conceptually
  • Ability to pitch and articulate design strategy and communicate well internally with team
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Expert-level skills in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop (Adobe CC)
  • The ability to adhere to deadlines and budgets
  • Development, animation, video and prototyping knowledge/skills are a big plus
  • Maintains current knowledge of new versions of industry software and updates agency management accordingly of necessary upgrades
  • Savvy in understanding and developing creative work that fits with the overall brand strategy, not just a particular project or assignment