Senior Art Director

Business Unit
United Wholesale Mortgage
Location
US-MI-Pontiac

 

We’re looking for a Senior Art Director who’s known for turning out amazing concepts and designs. Someone who can consistently wow us and our clients with creativity and visual awesomeness. The Senior Art Director must exhibit outstanding design judgment and work collaboratively with our Creative Directors, Coordinators and Project Managers. You will work across multiple channels for both internal and external creative executions. The Senior Art Director helps shape the creative development of projects. This will be a hands-on role with the ability to design and own projects of your own from ideation to completion. Although this role won’t have direct reports, we will expect this person to help mentor and guide junior designers within the team. Project types include, but are not limited to print, web, video, online ads, e-CRM, large-scale graphics, brochures and more. The Senior Art Director collaborates with the rest of the Creative team and has a strong working knowledge of design, content development, user experience, social media, and the creative process.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Producing exceptional work, creatively as well as effectively, in multiple applications including, but not limited to, video, websites, email, banner ads and social media
  • Acting as a brand steward: manage design, typography, overall visual identity and strategy
  • Staying abreast of new media formats and learning how to incorporate them into campaigns
  • Presenting creative concepts and sell direction to leadership in an organized, professional, and effective manner
  • Working closely with the creative directors in marketing to maintain consistency of branding and messaging
  • Branding campaign design development and logo creation
  • Acting as a mentor to junior members of the Creative team
  • Managing your workload and timelines

WHAT WE NEED FROM YOU

Must Have Qualifications:

  • MUST INCLUDE PORTFOLIO FOR CONSIDERATION
  • Bachelor’s degree in creative studies/graphic design or related field
  • 5-8 years of art direction experience
  • Proficient in Mac OS and fluent in Adobe CC
  • Be solution-oriented and supportive in finding solutions to challenges
  • Efficiently use your time and balance multiple projects
  • Positive attitude and energy to work in a fast-paced team environment
  • Proactive, excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and organization skills
  • Must be able to simultaneously focus on the big picture and the details

THE PLACE & THE PERKS

Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? It’s all happening on UWM’s campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.

 

It’s no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. It’s at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether it’s providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.

 

From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, you’ll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, you’ll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.

 

More reasons you’ll love working here include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 days
  • Additional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 months
  • Adoption reimbursement program
  • Paid volunteer hours
  • Paid training and career development
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Mortgage discount and area business discounts
  • Free membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball court
  • Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon 
  • Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch
  • Convenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacks
  • In-house Starbucks and Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company
  • Indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi

DISCLAIMER

All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is "at-will." UWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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