Ogilvy South Africa

Mid – Senior Art Director Cape Town (Zoom Advertising)

Job Function

Business Unit: Zoom Advertising
Department: Creative
Location: Cape Town
Type: Permanent


You want the opportunity to do great work for brave clients. You want the opportunity to learn, grow and advance your career. You want to break into a mainstream advertising agency with a fantastic culture. You want to be part of a global network that offers stability and a range of benefits. Well – there are positions now open. We’re looking for Art Directors with strong DTP, Finished Art, Layout and Design skills to join our energized creative studio.

Typical day in the life of a Mid to Senior Retail Art Director:
  • Layout and Art Direction of retail print material
  • Design of graphic elements used in retail and promotional material
  • Roll out of advertising campaigns to various elements
  • Ensuring the correct use of client corporate identities
  • Work in a team as well as independently
  • Take on responsibilities in line with your level of experience
  • Work with Creative Directors and Group Heads to produce quality work
  • Take work to repro-ready stage
  • Deal with pressure and deadlines
  • Have a game of pool and unwind at our bar on Fridays

To land this job, you need:
  • The relevant qualifications
  • A thorough knowledge of Adobe Indesign and Photoshop and a good working knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
  • 3 – 8 years’ industry experience
  • A portfolio to show off your abilities

  • Remuneration: Portfolio- and experience-dependent
  • Province: Western Cape
  • City: Cape Town
  • Education Level: Tertiary education from a recognized institution (non-negotiable)
  • Job Level: Mid to Senior
  • Position available: 1 April 2017
  • Permanent position

About us:

Zoom Advertising is a retail focused advertising agency that strives to deliver both creativity and effectiveness in all our work. Over the years we have established strong client relationships and we are constantly driving for new business. We are part of the Ogilvy group with our offices in Woodstock, Cape Town. Check us out on www.zoomadvertising.co.za

Please send CV to: ilses@zoomadvertising.co.za should you be interested.

HR Contact | Cape Town