Job opening: Interactive Art Director

Publicis in Boise has an opening for an Interactive Art Director. From the job listing provided to us:

Who we are.
At Publicis Boise, we embrace resourceful ideas in all that we do, whether it’s launching a unique marketing campaign, developing a new app, creating an impactful ad or designing a brilliant logo.

We’re self-starters and go-getters, and believe that collaboration is key for turning good ideas into great ones. We’re adept at adapting, embracing new ways of engaging with customers, not just reaching them. We take the lead in identifying strategies that help our clients succeed.

Our office is located in the heart of downtown Boise, and as part of the third-largest marketing communications network in the world, we can tap into resources from throughout the country or around the world.

Who you are.
You have a minimum of 3 years experience digital marketing design (web, apps, and other interactive formats) with a strong design eye. You have a BA degree in Graphic Design  or equivalent work experience, with excellent layout/design/production skills. You’re a detail-oriented self-starter who can take a project and run with it, and a team player who works well in a collaborative environment.

Your skills include:

  • Proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite, with strong Photoshop, typography and illustration skills
  • Basic programming knowledge—emails, websites using WordPress; knowledge of HTML5 a plus
  • Ability to develop strong, creative ideas within set deadlines
  • Ability to take direction and prioritize work
  • Good communication/presentation skills
  • Experienced with video editing and After Effects is a plus

The Perks.
Comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, prescriptions, flexible spending accounts, company-matched 401(k), life and AD&D insurance, disability insurance, employee assistance program, group legal program and pet insurance.

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter with salary requirements and resume/portfolio link to Employmentboise@publicis-usa.com kurt.olson@publicisna.com and christal.gammill@publicisna.com.

Be sure to include “Interactive Art Director—Boise” in the subject line.

Job Opening: Production Assistant

Publicis has an opening for a contract Production Assistant in their Boise office. This is a part-time position, approximately 20 hours per week. From the original job listing:

At Publicis Boise, we embrace resourceful ideas in all that we do, and are seeking someone who embraces the same spirit and approach—someone who loves to uncover new ideas, create new solutions or utilize unconventional thinking to solve problems. We believe that our business is all about being resourceful in helping our clients succeed.

For this contract position, we’re looking for a highly organized, detail-oriented individual to support the agency Production Management in our downtown Boise office (20 hours per week).

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage and maintain project processes
  • Assist with creating and managing project estimates
  • Coordinate and manage project-specific fulfillment
  • Manage office and machine supplies
  • Maintain project billing specifics

Interested?
To be considered for this position, submit a cover letter and resume to Krystal Giles at employmentboise@publicis-usa.com with “Publicis Boise—Production Assistant” in the subject line.

See the full job listing here.

New hire at Publicis Boise

Bobby KasperWhile we don’t hear much out of the Publicis Boise office, we did get word recently that they’ve added Bobby Kasper as Art Director.

From their release about the new hire:

At Publicis Boise, Bobby provides graphic design, concept development and file preparation/production for assigned accounts while supporting new business activities. His responsibilities also include assisting the Production Director in fulfillment of sales and marketing kits and materials.

Prior to joining Publicis Boise, he worked at local design agencies and Boise State University Campus Services providing graphic design and production support of marketing materials.

Congratulations Bobby.