Art Director

214 Sullivan Street, NY NY Full-time

About us

ERGO is a market leader in data-driven, hyper personalized, adaptive algorithmic email journey design and deployment. It’s a mouthful, but very cool stuff that is driving enormous returns for our blue chip clients. The best way to explain it would be to envision reading your favorite magazine, and every page you turn it became more relevant to you and it seemed like it was able to anticipate what you wanted. We are looking for a talented and passionate Art Director to join our team.

What we need you to do

  • Develop awe-inspiring designs that inspire and engage target audiences across platforms and devices
  • Constantly strive for better, more innovative and differentiated brand solutions for leading Fortune 500 companies
  • Report directly to the ECD, lead brainstorm sessions and help oversee asset creation and quality control
  • Collaborate closely with talented cross-disciplinary teams
  • Create pixel-perfect work that is capable of winning awards
  • Proactively track trends in branding, design, user experience and social media

Who you are

  • You have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in design 
  • You have 4 to 6 years agency experience working for affluent/aspirational brands 
  • You have an impressive portfolio of work across digital platforms including campaigns and CRM 
  • You know every step of the design process by heart 
  • You’re a passionate and dedicated team player
  • You manage your projects effectively and elevate problems when they arise
  • You have an expert understanding of key CS6 programs (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign). 
  • You have an overall understanding of Web production and the capabilities within digital channels 
  • You have animation & video edition experience (Premiere & After Effects) a plus
  • You have the ability to help us win on Trivia Night

Perks

  • A comprehensive career development program
  • Role-appropriate external classes and training
  • Very cool industrial style West Village studio space
  • Choice of gym or CitiBike membership
  • Bagel Fridays
  • Summer Fridays
  • Office bar cart, daily produce, healthy and unhealthy snacks, espresso
  • Pool table
  • Meditation Room
  • Competitive vacation allowance
  • Company-paid office shut-down between Christmas and New Years Day
  • Health, vision & dental benefits
  • 401k plan
  • Referral bonus program
  • Pet-friendly office, including pet insurnace
  • Innovative company outings, and events

The best perk? Our people. If you’re ready to join us, apply now!

Please apply with your resume, and ideally a cover letter.