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Senior Art Director

Hudson Rouge

Hudson Rouge

Software Engineering
Detroit, MI, USA
Posted on Sunday, November 5, 2023


Hudson Rouge is an integrated luxury boutique marketing and communications agency within WPP that works solely on luxury brands, and is the exclusive agency of record for the Lincoln Motor Company business across all channels. We combine brand strategy, media strategy, activation, digital, social, earned media, production, and analytics to provide exquisitely crafted creativity. We are a small group of people, spread across several offices -- New York, Detroit, Shanghai, Toronto, Mexico City -- and we care for each other as much as we care for our clients. We are an agency who prides itself on creating desire for luxury brands that goes beyond reason, and we look for uniquely talented people who are excited about doing their best work and want to grow with us.


Senior Art Director

Could this be you?

The Senior Art Director provides outstanding creative solutions that represent our Agency’s brands effectively in the marketplace. Contributes to the maintenance and growth of a strong, mutually profitable client/agency relationship.

In this role you will…

  • Originate fresh, innovative creative ideas in a timely manner at all budget levels.
  • Translate ideas across various media (TV, Digital, Print, Experiential, Branded Content, Social).
  • Ensure the quality of work produced is in line with agency and client expectations.
  • Work with all departments in a collaborative, mutually respectful manner.
  • Work on new business development. Be responsible for ideas and creative work, and competently present pitches.
  • Maintain and support all company standards.
  • Be nimble and flexible, performing other related duties and projects as assigned.

You have…

  • An expert knowledge of the Adobe Suite Programs (i.e. Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, etc.)
  • Evident understanding of video and photo editing programs
  • The ability to be a fast-learner who is passionate about the Advertising industry
  • A deep understanding of, & keen interest in, current cultural trends & the social space
  • Proven track record and ability to create compelling digital and social campaigns
  • An outstanding portfolio that showcases highly conceptual abilities, along with an awareness of high-end production experience necessary for luxury brands.
  • The desire and ability to work collaboratively with a small team.
  • Experience with automobile or luxury/premium brands is preferred, but not necessary.
  • Video content experience is preferred.
  • A discerning and developed eye, to be able to bring luxury brands to life visually.
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience preferred.
  • The physical and mental requirements to meet the above listed job responsibilities.

Our Benefits

As the world leader in communications services, we rely on the creativity of our people to deliver the best work for our clients. In return, we invest in our employees by offering them a diverse suite of benefits from best-in-class carriers, with enough choice and flexibility to keep them and their families healthy and happy today and tomorrow.

  • Corporate gift matching program
  • Paid time off for volunteering
  • Paid parental leave
  • Ranked No. 1 in advertising for our adoption assistance program
  • Corporate discounts
  • VMLY&R Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) team, which guides, celebrates, and promotes cultural literacy; increases employee engagement; recruits and retains a diverse workforce; and builds internal opportunities for people to learn and grow.

The base salary for this position at the time of this posting may range from $60,000 to $140,000. Individual compensation varies based on job related factors, including location, business needs, level of responsibility, experience, and qualifications. We offer a competitive benefits package, click here for more details.

VMLY&R is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, or physical or mental disability. We believe in creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion and strives to recruit a diverse slate of candidates to help us achieve that goal.