Maddict is the leading mobile advertising network in the Middle East, with over 500M monthly direct ad requests targeting around 20M unique Arab users. Maddict offers a wide variety of mobile advertising solutions, and is currently the one stop shop for over a hundred top brands providing them support for their mobile strategies.
Maddict exclusive network of publishers consists of big media groups like OKAZ publishing, SKYNEWS Arabia, MotorShow, and Lebanon24, as well as independent publishers and developers reaching a standalone asset amount of 100+.
Maddict was founded in 2012 and is based in Saudi Arabia, UAE and Lebanon.
For more information visit www.maddict.net
Maddict is searching for an experienced Digital Art Director
professional with a deep understanding of the online / mobile advertising industry.
The Digital Art Director is going to:
• Interact with Copywriters to develop creative concepts and executions of assigned product(s).
• Possess solid understanding of the science and market dynamics of assigned product(s).
• Provide accurate time and cost estimates for each tactic.
• Advise client on all technical visual recommendations and/or issues. Pitching ideas to clients.
• Help facilitate both the input and creative meetings.
• Support campaign research and strategic communication directions.
• Create compelling designs for android and iOS platforms and digital concepts for global or multinational brands.
• Design images, icons, banners and audio enhancements.
• Work closely with Operations and marketing teams to communicate any/all changes to campaigns, delivery issues, and optimization suggestions for the design.
• Proactively seek new online advertising knowledge, keep current with interactive media trends
Provide detailed direction to designers.
• Assist in the education and development of designers.
Essential Skills and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree in advertising, communication design, or visual arts.
• Demonstrate ability to think creatively and provide marketable solutions in conceiving, developing, and producing tactics.
• 5+ years’ experience in Designs and arts with a deep understanding of the online advertising industry, preferably in mobile web / applications.
• Effective problem solving skills.
• Effective oral and written communication skills.
• The ability to inspire, motivate and lead a team.
• Initiative, drive and enthusiasm.
• Excellent communication and 'people skills'.
• Fluent in Arabic and English. French is a plus.