Middleweight Art Director (Healthcare Agency)

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Fish Hook Careers Limited
City of London, London
22 Jul 2017
21 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a global full service healthcare agency has a new position for an experienced Middleweight Art Director to join their team in central London.

Reporting to the Creative Director, this role will see you initiate and develop both conceptual ideas and visual executions. Your ideas will be strong (award-winning) and well considered to work across multiple channels and devices. You will also be expected to create design layouts, typography, imagery, illustrations, and be able to brief external suppliers like Illustrators, photographers and film production companies where necessary. You will brief, direct and collaborate with the Design team (Studio) Digital team, Copy and Science Teams as well as maintain a positive collaborative relationship with the Client Services & Project Management teams.



  • Minimum: 2 years healthcare agency experience
  • Must demonstrate or have the proven ability to take a job through from briefing to final delivery, with minimal supervision


  • Able to generate sketches/scamps for client presentation
  • Ability to arrange and direct photoshoots
  • Ability to retouch images to a high standard
  • Proficient on Adobe applications / Creative Suite CS5 (digital packages an advantage)
  • Illustration ability an advantage
  • Take briefings from account handlers and clients, and challenge where appropriate

Project Management

  • Ensure that the progress of all projects is shared where appropriate so that, if necessary, other members of the team can take them over if the need arises
  • Provide support, direction and best practice to team members to enable efficient and timely completion of projects
  • Play to peoples’ strengths and utilise the skills of other members of the team wherever possible, to ensure the highest possible standard of output


  • Positive can-do attitude
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Flexibility, adaptability and resourcefulness
  • Good time management skills
  • Judgment and problem-solving
  • Ability to present work confidently to clients and internal audiences
  • Maintain a positive attitude and support others to produce the best result

Unfortunately due to the high volume of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you have not heard from us within 7 days, please assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion. Thank you.