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Art Director

Art Director

Company 
In-House Realty
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

In-House Realty is the preferred real estate partner of Quicken Loans, the nation’s second-largest retail mortgage lender. Headquartered in Detroit, we lead a network of 25,000 top-notch real estate agents across all 50 states. We’re a tech-driven, big-idea company on a mission to connect preapproved buyers and interested sellers with qualified, local real estate agents. We then work side by side with the client, their mortgage banker and real estate agent to monitor their progress through the entire home buying or selling process in order to ensure their complete satisfaction.

What You'll Do/Need

The Art Director sets the stylistic and artistic direction of advertising, marketing materials and campaigns primarily in digital and print. They lead concept exercises and collaborate with designers and copywriters in developing innovative creative ideas to meet a strategy. They’re an inspired ambassador of good design and a visual problem solver. They’re a self-starter who doesn't need lots of handholding and they’re an exceptional individual able to work within tight timelines, a variety of environments and collaborate with a team - all while helping to create world-class creative outputs that transform the complex into beautifully simple creative solutions.   

 

Responsibilities 

  • Oversee and produce concepts and artwork that visually communicates outlined objectives
  • Interpret strategy to determine direction for visuals and push for new, innovative ideas
  • Work with graphic designers to ensure desired look, feel and style are on target and are the best ways to represent a concept visually
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions by contributing/generating ideas/concepts to meet business objectives, strategies and needs
  • See work through from concept to production by choosing the right idea, effectively communicating and selling the right idea, and ensuring it gets produced on budget, within set parameters and on schedule
  • Maintain responsibility for the direction and planning of photo and video shoots when needed
  • Have a finger on the pulse of creative and advertising industry trends and inspire the team to create next-level work

 

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual communications, art or similar field
  • Five years of experience in a design role
  • Demonstrated success with digital and traditional marketing
  • Strong digital portfolio displaying clean, modern design work
  • Knowledge of UI/UX best practices
  • Experience designing email graphics, social media ads and presentations
  • Great designer and typographer
  • Ability to lead others and present ideas in a professional and persuasive manner
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be deeply and passionately creative, be brave and willing to take risks, and have an endless amount of ideas and the desire to always make things better

What’ll Make You Special

  • Full capabilities in design tools including Adobe Creative suite

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision insurance and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes and more

Why We're Different

 

Corporate politics not your strong suit? It’s not ours, either. We pride ourselves on a strong culture that gives team members the initiative to build solutions and grow both personally and professionally. We might be in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly don’t put ceilings on our team members’ careers. Our culture promotes creativity, enthusiasm and passion.

 

 

In-House Realty is an equal opportunity employer.

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