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We're Hiring a Junior Art Director

rustmedia, an award-winning brand + strategy agency, is seeking full time creative talent. We are a small crew with big plans to make the world a more beautiful, connected place. We work hard to create the right mix of fun, family and commitment to our craft in a casual, but collaborative environment. Our values lead decision making, caring as much about the “why” as the “what.”

The Role

We are looking for someone who lives to create. A Junior Art Director who thinks first — a detail-oriented problem solver with crazy design skills and a conceptual mind. We’re looking for a reliable idea machine and lover of technology, both old and new.

Most importantly, we’re looking for someone who cares about making a difference. This is a great opportunity for someone to become a master of their craft by learning from and adding to a talented team.

Sound good so far?

What you can expect:

  • Design and production of both print and interactive marketing materials
  • Branding design, including logo development, brand standards and type treatment.
  • Collaboration with design and web development team to produce smart, creative solutions
  • Staying up-to-date with new media formats, design trends and user experience
  • Managing multiple projects and prioritizing accordingly
  • Editing existing WordPress website content

We're building a tight-knit team, here's what you'll need to be a good fit

  • Solid understanding of creative design and layout, both print and digital
  • Expert Adobe Creative Suite skills (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
  • A passion for good typography
  • Confident design approach with high attention to detail
  • Awareness of social media platforms and an evolving digital ecosystem
  • Engaging written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of WordPress platform
  • Self-starting work style
  • Strong portfolio exhibiting detailed design thinking
  • 1-3 years of relevant experience

Bonus points for:

  • Video production and editing
  • HTML and CSS knowledge
  • Photography experience


  • Competitive salary + 401K
  • Medical, vision and dental insurance
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Opportunity for growth in design
  • Fulfillment and purpose in work

To Apply

Submit resume with relevant experience and link to design portfolio to jbarnwell@rustmedia.com. No phone calls, please.

We look forward to hearing from you.
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