Los Angeles

Design Director | Job #13349

Date of Posting:

October 24, 2021

Length of Assignment:

Los Angeles, CA (onsite 4 days a week)

Pay Rate:

Salary DOE

Job Description:

Artisan Creative is searching for a full-time design director to join an innovative design and digital agency with offices worldwide. The agency builds modern brands through strategic identities for household names.

As the design director, you will lead the development of concepts and inspire your team to think laterally to evolve big ideas. You’ll constantly be at the forefront of cutting-edge creativity and will ensure your team is stimulated through exposure to current trends. You must be available to work onsite in Los Angeles 4 days per week.

Your role will involve:

Conceptual ideas for branding and digital

Leading the team through briefings and progress reviews

Provide direction to creative directors with regards to team members

Create stunning high-quality designs to inspire teams and clients to confidently present work

Build strong client relationships


  • A senior creative with cutting-edge branding and digital portfolio work across various media
  • Must have a track record of leading teams and delivering world-class work
High quality of experience within brand identity
  • Able to draft and structure client presentations
  • Knowledgeable about emerging trends in design

Please reference the Job # and Title in the subject matter of your email and submit to artisanjobs@artisancreative.com.

Please provide your resume, portfolio or URL where applicable as well as three references for consideration. Additionally, please provide 3-5 bullet points as to how your experience best relates to the requirements. Unless specified, roles are not open to relocation or remote candidates and only local candidates will be considered. Thank you.

Applicants for roles within the City of Los Angeles please note: “Pursuant to the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with Criminal Histories.”

Applicants for roles within the City of San Francisco please note: “Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction warrants.”

Artisan Creative’s Bio:

Core Values: Accountability | Agility | Trust | Communication | Enthusiasm

We have spent the last 25+ years in creative staffing and recruitment helping candidates find both freelance and full time roles in the Print, Digital, Broadcast, Marketing, Social Media, and Communication fields.

We work with a variety of clients from Advertising and Design agencies to in-house marketing and communications teams in the Entertainment, Health and Beauty, Fashion, Financial, Social, Technology, and Manufacturing verticals to name a few. 

Visit our blog to access over 500 articles on interviewing best practices, job search, and freelancing tips.   Listen to the artisan podcast for stories of creativity & inspiration.

Artisan Creative is a WBENC-Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and Equal Opportunity Employer.

For a complete list of our core capabilities, please visit artisancreative.com

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