Art Director

  • Decentralized Vision | PumaPay
  • Limassol, Cyprus
  • 21/07/2021
Full time Creative - Design

Job Description

Who we are

Are you ready for an exciting opportunity? Join the growing Decentralized Vision team, the innovative blockchain-based tech company responsible for PumaPay the revolutionary payment system that allows recurring payments on the blockchain! If you’re an out-of-the-box thinker, ambitious, have a passion for all things tech then being with us is the place to be.  we are genuine, hard-working people who aren’t scared to continuously improve and intentionally push beyond what is considered “good enough.”

You will be joining a company that values its people, innovates and expands on its proprietary technology, and is growing at a ridiculous rate! Don't hesitate to apply.

Who we need

We are looking for a hands on Art Director to join our design team and take the control of our art department, guiding a talented team of designers . The ideal art director will bring a mix of artistic, advertising, and directing expertise to the position, while being able to grasp and implement advertising concepts.  We are looking for an art director, who can inspire and be inspired by others to take our creative efforts to the next level. The ideal candidate will have a natural eye for design and the technical expertise to be able to create and assist the team in delivering top assets.  You will report and work closely with our Creative Director, work closely wit the Design Team, within the Brand & Customer Experience Team to design and develop engaging media for a variety of needs. Our goal with this role is to aid our Marketing team members to effectively story tell and convert consumers through appealing visual aids. Here at Decentralized Vision Ltd, we’re all about the experience, so we’re looking for a talented designer with a proven background in Graphic design, Animation, Video, and the like to bring our visual design to the next level.

What will you do

  • •Produces art layouts by developing and implementing ad concepts and providing work directions to designers.
  • Trains, assigns, schedules, and coaches designers.
  • Meets art department work standards by following production, productivity, quality, and customer service standards.
  • Resolves operational problems.
  • Identifies work process improvements.
  • Meets art department cost standards by monitoring expenses and implementing costsaving actions, while meeting tight deadlines.
  • Creating advertising campaigns for different products and materials needed for our monthly calendars, as well as all other ad hoc company needs. 
  • Keeps company informed by reviewing illustrative material for presentation.
  • Reviews project production factors by studying budget, background information, objectives, presentation approaches, styles, and techniques.
  • Selects and secures illustrative material by formulating basic layout design concepts and conducting research.
  • Support the vision of the organization to help fulfill short and long term goals
  • Obtains approval by presenting final layouts, storyboards, and illustrations; and responds to client commentary and requests.
  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances art department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests.
  • Support the vision of the organization to help fulfill short and long term goals

What you need

  • •Master's degree or PhD in art-related field 
  • 3-5 years of experience in an art-related field or more, 
  • Ability to communicate across levels of our organization, including with executives and
  • other senior-level officers
  • Comfort liaising with community and business leaders to arrange and promote
  • projects
  • A strong understanding of modern graphic design software, including products such
  • as InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop, After Effects, Premier Pro
  • Knowledge of web design oriented apps (Figma/Adobe XD)
  • Solid knowledge of Adobe Suite apps for graphics design and video editing
  • Knowledge in any other animation software will be considered as a plus ( 3ds Max,
  • Maya, LightWave, Softimage and Cinema 4D).
  • Proven leadership skills and a talent for providing effective feedback and direction
  • Comfort using computer operating systems, including Microsoft Office and MacOS, as
  • well as common productivity tools such as Microsoft Office Suite
  • Notably creative with a desire to merge knowledge and experience with business and
  • art

What We Offer:

  • Strength, Stability, and Vision.
  • Great compensation package.
  • Opportunity for career growth.
  • A commitment to be a relevant market leader - we are aiming for the top!
  • An empowered culture where your ideas are important and your voice matters.
  • Generous paid time off package that also includes all major holidays.