Art Director

TopRank® Marketing is a fast-growing, premiere digital marketing agency in Minneapolis that services Fortune 500 B2B and B2C brands. We are a fully integrated digital marketing agency that understands the important role that content plays in the marketing mix.

If that sounds like somewhere you want to work, then you’re in the right place. We are currently on the hunt for someone with expert skills in creating unique, visual content that draws the reader in and compels them to take action. Are you a skilled designer and illustrator with an eye for motion design and animation? Are you passionate about stunning, forward-thinking designs? You’ll never be tired of the same thing over and over!

What You’ll Do:

  • Develop creative from concept through execution, including:
    • Motion graphics
    • eBooks
    • Social media campaigns
  • Collaborate with the team to direct overall artistic focus of the campaigns
  • Mentor designers, guiding the team to scope design phases of projects accurately and efficiently
  • Investigate and educate our team on new industry-wide changes in design philosophy and any new tools and technologies

What’ll Make You a Good Fit

  • A kickass design portfolio (be sure to send a link!)
  • Internal or external agency experience
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Conceptual thinking and passion for your ideas
  • Ability to push creative outside of the norm
  • Positive and fearless attitude (failing is better than not trying)
  • Love of juggling multiple creative projects at one time
  • Translate business objectives into creative elements

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years experience as Art Director and/or motion design experience
  • Extensive experience in both motion & static work
  • Profiencient in tools such as:
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator
    • InDesign
    • Final Cut Pro
    • Adobe Premiere, After Effects/Plexus
    • Element 3D
    • Flash
  • Strong sense of:
    • How depth, dimension and movement guide the viewer
    • How color theory applies to digital mediums
    • How audio compliments and enhances story-telling
    • How to use typography in a digital environment
    • Quality, quality, quality
  • Proven experience impacting multiple client accounts (or in-house products/services) and achieving results

What You’ll Get Out of It:

  • The chance to work at a company that was named one of the 100 Best Companies to Work for in 2016 & 2017
  • Access to a great team of savvy digital marketers
  • Competitive salary as well as the opportunity to advance within the organization, competitive time off policy, IRA retirement plan and a premium health insurance plan
  • A brand new, swanky office designed to help you stay focused, creative and comfortable while you work

If you could hardly contain your excitement while reading through this opportunity then we’d love to hear from you! Please email your resume to hr@toprankmarketing.com and be sure to include any additional details about why you’re excited about this position.