Position Description

CJRW’s Little Rock office is seeking a dynamic art and design professional who wants to create work for some of the regions’ most influential brands and organizations. The Associate Art Director has the opportunity to apply his or her skills across both traditional and digital media at one of the South’s top creative agencies. Day-to-day work includes conceiving creative solutions for CJRW clients and bringing those ideas to life visually through print, brand identity, TV, digital, video and social media. If you have great ideas- and a book that proves it, we want to hear from you.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with Creative Director, Writers and other Art Directors in development of ad campaigns and concepts for agency and clients
  • Assist in developing creative strategies
  • Present creative ideas internally and to clients in an understandable and engaging manner ​
  • Have visual oversight of creative product from inception through completion to help ensure a high level of quality and integrity of concept Prepare electronic files for printing
  • Attend status meetings as required on time and well prepared

Qualifications:

  • Portfolio of excellent work is a must
  • Bachelor’s degree in design, communications or related field
  • A passion for creative problem solving
  • Agency experience preferred
  • Ability to work well with a team
  • Ability to manage workload independently and meet strict deadlines
  • Strong grasp of graphic software (e.g., Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

Not required, but a plus:

  • Video shooting and editing (Adobe Premiere or other software)
  • Front-end development experience
  • Fluency in current social media platforms

Qualified candidates ONLY. Resume, electronic portfolio and references MUST be submitted for consideration. Please send resumes to employment@cjrw.com.