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Art Director

NOTICE OF OPENING: Outdoor Sportsman Group
LOCATION: Peoria, IL
CANDIDATE POOL: Internal/External Candidates
DEPARTMENT: Editorial
REPORTS TO: Senior Creative Director
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Until Filled

TO APPLY: CLICK HERE

Nature of Work:

Art Director manages all aspects of graphic design and will work on both marketing/promotional initiatives as well as product design to create a cohesive, recognizable brand statement.

Examples of work performed:

  • Work with the art department to create original graphic content for the company’s website, social media pages and other marketing materials
  • Communicate with senior management to develop an aesthetic and brand that reflects the company’s core values and ideals
  • Delegate projects to in-house designers
  • Review graphic materials to assess their validity and appropriateness for our brand
  • Maintain graphic consistency across all deliverables
  • Develop artistic concepts with art team

This description is a summary only and is describing the general level of work being performed, it is not intended to be all-inclusive. The duties of this position may change from time to time and/or based on business needs. We reserve the right to add or delete duties and responsibilities at the discretion of the supervisor and/or hiring authority.

Working Conditions & Physical Demands:

  • Typical Office Conditions

Qualifications

  • Minimum
    • 6+ years as a professional graphic designer
    • 4+ years’ experience in supervisory role
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Art
  • Preferred
    • Outdoors experience a plus

Competencies/Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Knowledge of the outdoor industry and its expectations in design sector
  • Dedication to graphic consistency and quality across all channels
  • Ability to work overtime when necessary to complete time-sensitive projects
  • Fluency in Adobe InDesign and PhotoShop.
  • Ability to complete work accurately and in a timely manner
  • Ability to work independently & in a group setting and demonstrate good judgment skills
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and adapt to changing environments

Benefits Include

  • 12 Paid Company Holidays
  • Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-term Disability
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Flexible Spending plans (FSAs)
  • 401K plan

All applicants for employment at KSE may be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to commencing employment. Applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to produce proof of vaccination status prior to their first day of employment. Applicants with qualifying disabilities or bona fide religious objections, or who are pregnant, may be exempted from this requirement or otherwise accommodated if they are unable to be vaccinated.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Kroenke Sports & Entertainment (KSE) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

Outdoor Sportsman Group