Art Director

As an Art Director at 20nine, we need someone who embraces a small-shop mentality, has an agile perspective and knows that collaboration is critical to success. Art Directors will need to translate strategic brand platforms into visual concepts and executions that are uniquely creative, flawlessly executed, and help drive client success.

Collaborating with Brand Strategists, Copywriters, Designers, Motion Designers, Creative Directors and other ADs, this Art Director role must contribute to a positive creative environment and thrive by working things out together as a team.


  • Embrace a strategic mindset
  • Demonstrate mastery of design and lead with excellence
  • Active participation in the creation of strategy platforms and proactive ownership over the visualization of brand identity systems and brand activations
  • Enthusiastically participate and lead in group concepting work
  • Take ownership over idea execution, pursue idea extensions with expertise in industry standards and demonstrate mastery in design programs
  • Compellingly present design concepts and visual solutions internally and externally, fostering trusting relationships with clients
  • Demonstrate excellence and be an embodiment of positive change within the department
  • Be organized, know your workload and maintain communication with the Client Services, Project Managers, and Creative Directors
  • Lead collaborations with the creative team and develop working partnerships with the copy and motion teams as well as the strategy team
  • Inspire and mentor interns and assist in the development of designers
  • Proactively concept and pursue solutions beyond the immediate scope of work and list of active clients

Skills & Competencies

  • Be open and pursue excellence
  • Be enthusiastic, eager to learn and responsive to feedback
  • 4-7 years of relevant design experience
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience with Adobe Suite and Figma