Los Angeles, CA

Photo Art Director | Job # 13315

Date of Posting:

September 26, 2021

Length of Assignment:

Full time

Pay Rate:


Job Description:

Are you an experienced Art Director who has extensive knowledge in creating and executing photoshoots and social digital campaigns within the beauty or fashion industry?

Artisan Creative seeks a Digital Art Director for our beauty client based in Los Angeles for a full-time and hybrid position. You will need to be onsite for photoshoots and collaborations.

In this role, you will be responsible for conceptualizing and executing the entirety of digital campaigns for online and social advertising while meeting strict timelines. You will showcase clear communication and strategize among cross-functional teams to ensure that all digital campaign assets meet the brand’s overall aesthetic/messaging.

You will lead and delegate all aspects of photoshoots; mood board, storyboard, creative direction, photography, wardrobe, makeup, etc. and work across multiple brands while having a keen understanding of each brand’s individuality and corresponding audiences.

The ideal candidate has supervisory experience and will be leading the creative team on all digital assets. The ideal candidate has experience being in charge of providing detailed budgets while monitoring and considering cost-saving actions.


  • BA degree in a related field or equivalent professional work experience
  • 5+ years of experience as an Art Director
  • Must demonstrate the ability to be a team leader and be able to work collaboratively (supervisory experience is highly preferred)
  • Must have experience with working on the entirety of Photoshoots/ Digital campaigns
  • Must have proficient knowledge with Adobe Creative Suites, InDesign, Google Suites, PowerPoint
  • Experience with beauty or fashion is a MUST for this role
  • Please provide a portfolio showcasing photoshoots in the beauty, haircare, fashion or luxury brands

Los Angeles-based candidates only please. This is a full-time and hybrid position. and you will need to be onsite for photoshoots and collaborations.

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. 

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

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