Brand Art Director



Brand Art Director

Ziba is looking for an Art Director with a passion for envisioning and creating brands to join our multidisciplinary Innovation and Experience Design Studio in Portland, OR for a six month engagement. We believe that great brands are built on authenticity, relevancy and intention. 

The Art Director’s tasks are not always defined. This role requires a self-directed and motivated individual inspired to craft relevant brand expressions that influence in a wide variety of client categories.

You are:

  • A creative leader.
  • A Method Actor. You can express the unique character, attitude and behaviors of a brand.
  • A systems thinker.
  • Passionate about the power and potential of brand activation in innovation and experience design.
  • Comfortable working in cross-disciplinary teams in a variety of categories.
  • Excellent with ambiguity.

You can:

  • Develop powerful brand identities that connect to the hearts and minds of organizations and consumers. 
  • Identify what stories a brand expresses, how a brand is experienced and when.
  • Convert strategy to reality.
  • Partner with a Creative Director, copywriter and designers from multiple disciplines.
  • Concept and generate designs for touchpoints ranging from manifestos, digital tools, videos, websites, services, retail graphics and packaging.

If you want to apply for this position, you’ll need:

  • A degree in Graphic Design or a related discipline/equivalent experience.
  • 6+ years of experience within an agency as a working Graphic Designer, Visual Designer or Art Director.  
  • A diverse portfolio full of thoughtful, beautiful, relevant work for local, national or global clients.

Interested?  Reach out!  We always love to connect:  

Ziba Design is an equal opportunity employer.