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Art Director job in Oxfordshire (492)

at Torpedo
Location Oxfordshire
Date Posted 10th August 2017
Category Creative
Job Type Full-time
Expiration Date 31/10/17


Location:         Oxfordshire/London

Type:               Permanent

Salary:             Dependent on experience



Torpedo is an award winning creative agency based near Oxford and London. We provide marketing, design and digital services to a wide range of fantastic clients on a national and international basis. And we’re looking to add another talented Art Director to our team to help drive forward our many exciting creative projects.


You will be an experienced, senior agency creative with a proven track record for creating and delivering exceptional creative solutions across a range of brands and industries. Your role will be to work with our Creative Directors and design teams to drive the development and production of creative projects. You will have a relentless desire to deliver great creative that’s on brief and exceeds client’s expectations.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly, growing creative agency and play a key role in helping to shape the creative output of the business.


Role & responsibilities


  • Work closely with our Creative Directors to drive the creative development of projects and deliver creative solutions which exceed expectations.
  • Drive creative projects – and oversee trusted external production partners - to ensure that all creative projects are delivered on time and to the highest possible standards.
  • Actively contribute to the development process of all creative projects, from generating and selling yours and other’s ideas, through to developing concepts to production and delivery.
  • Draw on your experience and technical knowledge to represent Torpedo as a senior creative at project briefings, new business meetings and pitches.
  • Mentor and nurture junior members of the creative team to help them grow with the company, and expand their creative skillsets and broader industry knowledge.


Technical skills & experience


  • Strong colour, typography and illustration skills combined with extensive hands-on experience of Adobe Creative Cloud applications is essential for the role.
  • Experience of working across a wide range of creative agency disciplines from brand development and motion projects, through to developing integrated marketing campaigns, art directing photo shoots, preparing artwork for print, and everything in between.
  • Good interpersonal and presentation skills combined with the ability to inspire diverse internal and external project teams.
  • An ability to organise and manage the development of multiple creative projects to ensure that they are all delivered on time and to the required standard.
  • A genuine passion for all things design related with a relentless desire to push the boundaries of design and production.


Company description


Apart from us being a really fun and friendly bunch, here’s some other nice things we do for our team:


  • Modern agency environment with high-spec Macs, dual-screens and the latest tech.
  • Excellent location
  • 25 days holiday (Increasing to 28 days after 5 years).
  • Private healthcare.
  • Dental insurance.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Conferences and training.
  • Regular social events.
  • Free fruit in the office every week.
  • Copious amounts of tea and coffee.
  • Tasty snacks and pick ’n’ mix sweets.
  • Cakes on your birthday.
  • Sonos sound system with shared playlist.
  • Discounted gym membership.
  • Childcare vouchers.
  • Cycle to work bike scheme.
  • Free annual flu vaccination.


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