Open Positions

Senior Art Director, Small Army

Location: Boston

Small Army, a FINN Partners Company, has an opportunity for a Senior Art Director. If you’re a seasoned Sr. AD ready for the next level or newly minted ACD/art looking for an opportunity to help a small agency do big things, we’d love to talk to you!

Responsibilities:

  • Help the ECD lead the creative department by being a living example of positivity, forward thinking, mentorship, kindness, curiosity and creativity.
  •  Both execute and lead the development of world-class creative concepts across all channels that are on-brand and on-strategy.
  • Demonstrate superior conceptual art direction and design skills while helping foster and develop those skills in senior and junior art directors.
  • Model high graphic standards and pro-actively learn and evangelize new techniques and trends in advertising and graphic arts.
  • Be a constant student of current and evolving technology, that helps deliver creative in new, cool and surprising ways.
  • With approval and guidance from your ECD, monitor all materials through all stages of pre-production and production.
  •  Be highly organized and complete all assigned work correctly, on time and regularly report the status of projects to your team leader.
  • Be self-motivated, presenting and defending your work with confidence, creativity and strategic thought.
  • Mentor creative staff by developing and guiding creative thinking and execution.
  •  Develop and nurture strong, trusting client relationships.
  • Manage a full plate of assignments across all channels, including new business pitches.
  •  Be able to distill and incorporate feedback/input from your agency team and clients.
  • Foster and build a team atmosphere, built on collaboration and positive, productive working relationships.

 

Requirements:

Portfolio Required – Submissions without a link to view work will not be considered.

 

To Apply for This Position:

Please apply by uploading your resume, cover letter, your portfolio (with samples of your professional work) and indicate your target salary in US Dollars.

 

About Small Army and Finn Partners:

Small Army (smallarmy.net), a FINN Partners company, is a 30 + person marketing and creative service agency in Boston MA, that helps brands build relationships with people through storytelling.  Their work focuses on the core belief that storytelling can strengthen relationships between brands and customers.  Small Army works with a range of clients and industries to tell brand stories in an immediate, lasting, and impactful way.

Finn Partners was launched in late 2011 to realize Peter Finn’s vision to create a leading communications agency dedicated to shaping a bold new future in which innovation and partnership are strong drivers of the brand. Finn Partners specializes in the full spectrum of communications services, including digital and social media. Specialty areas include technology, consumer, education, travel & lifestyle, CSR, arts, health, and public and corporate affairs.

Finn Partners was named “Best Midsize Agency” in 2020 and in 2015, “Best Agency to Work For” in 2013 and “Best New Agency” in 2012 by the industry’s Holmes Report. Headquartered in New York City, the company has over 800 employees, with offices in Chicago, Boston, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Jerusalem, London, Los Angeles, Munich, Nashville, Paris, San Francisco and Washington D.C., and has additional international capabilities through its own global network and PROI Worldwide. Find us at www.finnpartners.com  and follow us on Twitter @finnpartners.  While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, we will only respond to those with whom we have a greater interest.