Senior Art Director

Albany, NY / Atlanta, GA / Boston, MA / Buffalo, NY / Charlotte, NC / Chicago, IL / Cincinnati, OH / New York, NY / Rochester, NY / Syracuse, NY
September 1, 2022

At Mower, we value and encourage people—fierce people—like you. Simply because, we’re not just an agency. We are an intentionally independent community of thinkers, makers, and innovators who foster an entrepreneurial spirit and demand a diverse mindset. A place with purpose, striving to create authentic and enduring emotional connections between brands and people. A place where you can be your best, while empowering others to be theirs. Ready to find your fierceness? Talk to us today.

You clearly understand the nuance between design and art direction. As a Senior Art Director, you’ll be expected to use your design—and conceptual—skills on the daily. To be a real thinker with a proven track record of delivering strategically sound, beautifully crafted B2B and B2C concepts for traditional, digital, experiential projects, and more. Oh yeah, we’d also like you to be a good person.

You will be a vital part of Mower, adding to a culture of Fierce Friends recognized as one of “The Best Places to Work” is the US.

What you’ll do:

  • Create killer work and present it, internally and externally
  • Ensure brand consistency in the design and layout across multiple clients
  • Manage and produce still and video productions with minimal oversight
  • Partner with writers to create solutions that turn heads and turn up clients’ ROI
  • Inspire and provide clear art/design direction to junior designers
  • Participate in new business pitches 

What you’ll need:

  • 5+ years of agency experience designing advertising/marketing communications  
  • Bachelor’s Degree in art, graphic design, or a related field 
  • A portfolio which clearly demonstrates your skills and thinking
  • An eye for design with stellar layout and typographic skills 
  • A strong understanding of visual branding trends and best practices 
  • Proficiency with InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
  • Experience directing third party photography, illustration, and video partners

Hey! Our name is pronounced Mōw-rrr, like this thing I’m pushing.