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Art Director

Art Director

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Spanx is a brand for women, by women.  We obsess comfort, deliver results and ensure you look as good as you feel.  We think forward, and give back.  We believe that we are stronger together.  And together, we will make the world a better place…one butt at a time.


The Art Director will work directly under the VP and Global Creative Director and must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, ideate spontaneously across a broad range of areas and translate ideas and abstract concepts into visual materials that support the brand and its product strategies. The role requires a strong graphic design and production background with skills in typography, branding and advertising/ marketing. The position would also require the candidate to clearly communicate these ideas to cross functional partners, outside agencies and vendors.

  • Create compelling creative solutions for all creative brand initiatives based on the brand positioning
  • Creation and execution of, seasonal stories for both catalog and digital, internal presentations, engagement programs, directional store documents and interior design
  • Translate strategic and conceptual direction into working creative assets, both 2 and 3D, across all mediums including; product packaging, ecommerce, POS/ retail environment, merchandising, social media, print and digital advertising, franchise toolkit/guides, conference and consumer engagement environments
  • Apply current trends in culture, design, advertising, fashion, social media, digital, entertainment, etc. to the brand in ways that keep the brand relevant
  • Manage multiple projects, outside partner relationships and corresponding deadlines
  • Understand post production of photographic and printed materials, and be able to communicate with corresponding vendors


  • 10 years of experience in fashion-related marketing department with demonstrated success
  • 10 years of experience building and leading powerful teams
  • 5 years minimum in catalog and graphic design
  • Advertising or Design Agency Experience a plus
  • Demonstrated skill in managing people, high EQ, creativity, and a command presence
  • You have played a leading role in supporting global, disruptive campaigns for lifestyle brands, as well as partnering with outside agencies
  • A collaborative nature with finesse in developing relationships cross-functionally
  • Meaningful experience with agency/vendor management
  • Sense of humor
  • Exceptional interpersonal, networking and verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a high-pressure, fast-paced environment