Job Details

Job title

Art Director, DOROTHEE SCHUMACHER

Location

Mannheim, Germany

Level

Manager

Function

Creative (Graphics, Images, VM etc)

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

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Job Description

To strengthen our team we are looking for full-time Art Director (f/m/div).

Your area of responsibility will be the entire art direction,  strategy and  execution of all creative Initatives, maintaining the brand vision of Dorothee Schumacher.

Core Duties & Responsibilities

  • Concepting and overseeing content creation based on strategic business and marketing objectives. Translate marketing and ecommerce initiatives for communication across all platforms including product packaging, ecommerce, POS/retail environment, merchandising, social media, print-digital advertising, video production and consumer engagement events
  • Provide art direction to digital team for all website-ecommerce updates, while working closely with the CCO and the corporate communication manager
  • Partner internally with marketing/ production/ PR team and graphic design studio, externally with Photographers, agencies, location scouts, studio’s, directors and copy writers
  • Concept, art-direct and oversee all photography, production, styling, retouching and delivery off all seasonal marketing output. Understand post production of photographic and printed materials, being able to communicate with corresponding vendors
  • Develop brand’s online presence, conceptualize new ideas to enhance the customer experience
  • Develop and manage budgets and critical path

The Ideal Candidate

  • Excellent creative with strong partnerships with significant industry figures (photographers, editors and directors)
  • Proven experience for a Luxury label, with excellent communication skills
  • Experience in Concepting and Strategic brand development
  • Project and budget management experience
  • Experience in managing multiple projects under tight deadlines, with a creative yet pragmatic approach to art direction
  • Excellent knowledge of Creative Suite, understanding of film and editing is a plus
  • Degree in a related discipline

Does this sound like you? We look forward to receiving your detailed application including a cover letter, your CV, salary expectations and your earliest possible start date.

Language skills

  1. German, Native or bilingual proficiency
  2. English, Native or bilingual proficiency

About Us

Ready for Dorothee Schumacher? Join a family-owned global lifestyle brand and leave your creative footprint. Flat hierarchies, a dynamic corporate culture and colleagues coming from 16 different nations are the perfect environment to start shaping the tomorrow.