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Cahoots Communications Inc.

Assistant Creative Director

Cahoots Communications Inc.
Greenwood Village, Colorado, United States

Date Posted: 05/25/2011
Categories: Advertising/PR - Graphic Design
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:
Job Description:
Works in collaboration with all aspects of integrated communications for Cahoots’ clients: creative, strategy, design, production and fulfillment.

Provides creative leadership and motivation.

Strategizes, designs, presents and produces visual communications to support clients in branding, print, web, video, audio, email, and social media, relevant to marketing, advertising, public relations, special events and fundraising.

Establishes and maintains client brand standards.

Plans, estimates and schedules art services with timeliness, quality and profitability.

Manages art director, web developer, freelancers and vendors through production.

Maintains external professional relationships in this industry for sourcing.

Develops and fulfills paid advertising and sponsorship plans, including management of insertion orders and schedules.

Manages allocated budgets for campaigns and projects. Measures results and provides reports to demonstrate outcomes.

Reports to the Creative Director.

Salary Range: $60,000 to $85,000 plus - based on qualifications and experience

Efficient on Apple computers in the Adobe CS Design Standard package (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat) Word/Office and other digital media tools for web and social networking.

Understanding of prepress and the printing process, photography, illustration and typography.

Bachelor's degree or equivalent in graphic design or graphic communications.

Actively maintains current knowledge of common marketing practices and trends, with particular attention to the nonprofit sector.

15 years or more of experience in the visual communications industry.

Trains and supervises assigned staff.

Application - to apply for this position, please submit a packet that includes:
Cover Letter: Describe your specific skills, experience and qualifications to fulfill the job description. Since 80 percent of Cahoots clients are faith-based, please indicate how your interests and background are relevant to serving this nonprofit sector. Also specify your salary requirements.

Resume - list your employment, experience and education.

Samples - include at least three samples of relevant work you have produced. PDF documents and/or links to online content are acceptable.

Please submit Application materials by email to No phone calls, please.