An environment where flat hierarchies promote “doing” and taking initiative. An inspirational mix of cultures, disciplines and nationalities. Lots of room for lateral thinking and co-creation. Hands-on international experience and transcontinental office-hopping. A driven attitude born of boundless enthusiasm. A place where the team is the most valued asset.

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Avantgarde

(Senior) art director (m/f)

AVANTGARDE is a global, owner-managed communications agency. With more than 500 employees in 13 offices worldwide we create internationally outstanding “Brand Experiences”. Well-known brands have put their trust in us for years. We understand ourselves as a strategic partner for long-term brand planning. In doing so we provide services that serve the holistic experience of brands and products. Our Mission: Creating Fans.
For our team in Dubai we are looking for a

(Senior) ART director (m/f)

As a Senior Art Director at Avantgarde Brand Services you are responsible for the development and execution of creative concepts that leverage brand communications to drive business growth for our clients. Alongside with one of our talented Creative Concept Developers & 3D Designers you will form our #pitch&project-team and play an active role in shaping new opportunities for the agency – be it expanding a current client relationship or forging new ones. Working on various accounts from Audi, to VW, Jaguar or McLaren, to Philip Morris or Governmental clients like RTA (Road Traffic Association), Meydan and The Executive Council - your ideas should flow naturally through the entire brand experiential concepts. 

WHAT YOU'LL DO:

  • Brainstorming and ideation of concepts, set art direction and tone of voice, and oversee the brand bibles from the ideas stage, through to delivery.
  • Answer creative briefs with ideas that are wonderful and crazy, aiming to produce solutions that will capture the imagination of our clients and their key audiences.
  • Present concepts/ideas to clients with a great sense of storytelling.
  • Apply brand identity systems, typography, photography, color and other ingredients appropriately to create innovative visual solutions that meet business and user needs.
  • Confidently visualize, design and conceptualize key visuals, collaterals, branding and key show elements in one of the mega events of the region.
  • Collaborate with concept developers, architects, suppliers and digital teams to create and develop new business opportunities.
  • Bravely preparing files for suppliers to print, upload or post.

WHAT YOU'LL NEED:

  • 4+ years of creative agency experience. Events and exhibition experience is a plus.
  • Strong design portfolio with 4 or plus years education.
  • Ability to multi-task, work efficiently under pressure and stay calm & motivated.
  • A solid understanding of online and offline production – preferably with great supplier relationships.
  • Strong sense of working on site with the suppliers and client.

HOW YOU'LL BE REWARDED:

  • Competitive salary & career growth opportunity,
  • Having 5 star clients on your portfolio website.
  • Medical Insurance & airfare ticket
  • T-shirt friendly, casual atmosphere in an office that boasts yummy restaurants downstairs and a terrace!

INTERESTED? 

Then apply with your complete application documents (cover letter, CV, school reports, training reports and job references)! The relevant contact person is Michaela Mittermeier from our Munich headquarter - we are looking forward to your application!


AVANTGARDE Gesellschaft für Kommunikation mbH | Atelierstraße 10 | 81671 Munich | T +49 (0)89 88399-0 | www.avantgarde.de
 

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AVANTGARDE
GESELLSCHAFT FÜR KOMMUNIKATION MBH

Atelierstraße 10
D-81671 München
Tel: +49 (0)89 88399-0
 
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