ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Art Director
Alexander McQueen - Regular
London - United Kingdom
Alexander McQueen is currently looking for an Art Director, who will be responsible for overseeing a small team of creatives, supervising art projects from conception to completion and building key relationships with key stakeholders across both communication and design teams.
How you will contribute:
Demonstrating a strong knowledge of the House codes and creative direction
Responsible for overseeing and managing a team of creatives
Review and present designs, artwork, photography, and graphics developed by other staff members
Regularly liaise with clients to continually develop an artistic approach and style
Coordinate activities with other Communication departments and cross-functionally
Develop detailed budgets and timelines, working closely with the Head of Production
Overseeing creatives to ensure they work productively and meet the brief and budget
Maintaining graphic consistency across all deliverables
Reviewing graphic materials to assess its validity and appropriateness for the brand
Your Skills and Experience
Excellent creative eye with an exceptional understanding of the creative direction of the house
Strong partnerships with significant industry figures (photographers, editors and directors)
Strong understanding of digital landscape globally and culture of key social media platforms
Extensive proven experience Art Directing for a luxury fashion house, ensuring alignment between senior creatives and creative for multiple channels supporting an omni channel approach
Excellent understanding of the design elements of projects
Ability to inspire other creative colleagues
Proven project and budget management experience
Ability to multitask and prioritise, managing multiple projects under tight deadlines
Excellent communication skills and ability to establish new relationships with key creative profiles
Strong problem-solving skills, with a creative yet pragmatic approach to art direction
Degree in a related discipline
Why work with us?
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a dynamic team with a visionary brand that offers possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering, and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs, and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time
- United Kingdom