Work with the creative group counterparts to develop the creative art direction and layout process, within the advertising department for Macy’s Home Marketing, for a set family of businesses. Ensure that layouts for all advertisements are accurately designed and approved prior to release to press. Become instrumental in building the Macy’s Brand by working between the Home and Fashion teams to create, design and develop one national brand message that promotes both creative departments. You must have a good understanding of the strategy behind a “promotional” department store.
Set and maintain high creative standard across all projects
Develops layout creation and execution for advertising vehicles: ROP, catalogs, direct mail, etc.
Maintains proper administrative controls to ensure all deadlines/release dates are met
Communicate all changes/updates to creative staff
Conceptualizes with copywriter and marketing directors on seasonal and event designs
Participates in presentation meetings and weekly production meetings
Assists Group Art Director with projects
Supports the creative department with special projects as needed
Prepares photography plans for review, maintain and manage a current swipe library, partner with the Photo Director to develop photo plans and direction per event.
Strong technical skills to assist in implementing high volume changes.
2-3 years experience in art direction or advertising layout
Proven computer skills – Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
Organizational skills and attention to details essential must have excellent follow through on all print jobs.
Work well under pressure. Must be a good team player and communicator.
Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment.
Managing and developing relationships between departments is essential.
Macy's is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.
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