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Associate Art Director - Digital Markets


About Gartner Digital Markets:

Gartner Digital Markets is a business unit within Gartner. Our mission is to help small businesses make the right technology choices and find the tools they need to grow, optimize, and become more effective at what they do. The business is comprised of three top brands—Capterra, Software Advice, GetApp. For candidates interested in taking their next career step in the technology space, Gartner Digital Markets offers the fast pace and excitement of working for a startup, the stability and resources of a large, established organization, and the opportunity to be on the front lines of innovation in an industry that is always growing and transforming. 

What we’re looking for:  

Gartner Digital Markets Creative is a dynamic, engaged, in-house creative team. To meet current business needs and fuel our growth, we’re seeking an experienced Art Director to contribute innovative design solutions for digital marketing. You’ll take a lead role in the visual development, expression and governance of our brands. You’ll be a liaison between the creative team and other teams, design and craft compelling communications and help further establish our brand identity and presence in the market.

This role reports to the Creative Director and collaborates with other designers, editors, writers, project managers, and internal business partners throughout the organization.

Why you’ll want to come to work:

  • Act as a leader for digital solutions, with a focus on branding, content and marketing communications.

  • Develop compelling creative for digital content and web-based experiences aligned to business objectives and brand expression.

  • Effectively communicate creative ideas and provide best-in-class design solutions that incite participation and engagement.

  • Collaborate with peers including designers, writers, project managers, and marketing team members to deliver cohesive solutions.

  • Provide feedback and direction of team member’s work in meeting communications objectives and brand standards.

  • Present creative work and offer creative perspective to internal teams and business partners.

  • Coach, mentor and provide constructive feedback to Creative team members.

  • Ensure all creative is aligned and consistent with the overall brand from ideation to delivery. Be a steward of our brands.

  • Contribute innovative ideas to drive our web experiences, digital marketing campaigns and our brands forward.

  • Designing with a “digital-first” mindset. Maintain knowledge on the latest techniques and advancements related to design and production.

  • Lead multiple projects and discrete initiatives from conception to completion and manage deadlines in concert with Project Managers.

What you’ll bring to the team:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or a similar major. 

  • Minimum 10+ years of related work experience in Graphic Design, Art Direction, Branding, Advertising, Marketing or relevant field.

  • Knowledge and understanding of HTML/CSS and web content management platforms. Expert in Figma (able to deliver pixel-perfect design files with requirements to a development partner).

  • Experience designing compelling social assets, multi-page documents like e-books, sales collateral, presentations, etc.

  • An outstanding portfolio. Your expertise shines through your examples. Your portfolio showcases your foundation in design for branding, marketing, advertising, social and interaction design.

  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite - Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator (After Effects a plus). Working knowledge of XD or Figma and presentation applications like Google Slides and PowerPoint.  

  • Ability to think conceptually, tell a story, take a high-level concept and apply it to an entire campaign.

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and visually translate complex business topics and trends. Can easily translate data into compelling infographics and marketing communications.

  • Demonstrated experience working with and developing brand guidelines.

  • Refined sense of design with a meticulous eye for typography.

  • Ability to quickly adjust to new situations and maintain focus to meet tight deadlines.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills; a strong desire to collaborate, share skills and both give and receive constructive feedback in a team environment.

  • Verbal English skills (we work in English!)

Check out our video to learn about who we are, and what we do:

What you’ll find:

  • Limitless growth and learning opportunities.

  • A collaborative and positive culture - join a diverse team of professionals that are as smart and driven as you.

  • A chance to make an impact - your work will contribute directly to our strategy.

  • Frequent social activities such as movie night, laser tag, bowling, escape room, summer beach party, hiking & bbq, and more!

  • Hybrid, virtual-first, environment with flexibility, remote work, Friday afternoons free, and more.

  • New offices close to Glòries and the beach in the fantastic, “innovation and tech” 22@ district of sunny Barcelona.

  • Fresh fruit, snacks, selection of teas, fair trade organic coffee and a fridge full of beer for our Thursday Beer O’Clock.

What you’ll receive:

  • Competitive compensation.

  • 23 days annual holiday, and additional days off for your birthday, 24th & 31st of December.

  • Private Medical and Dental Care.

  • Life and Disability Insurance.

  • Public Transport Subsidy.

  • Ticket Restaurant Card.

  • Childcare Vouchers (Ticket Guarderia).

  • IncentiFit - annual reimbursement for health-and-wellness-related activities.

  • Pension Scheme.

  • Tuition Reimbursement.

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

  • Employee Assistance Program.

  • Gartner Gives Charity Match.

  • Relocation Assistance - a specialist to help you with all the appointments and paperwork.

What are we:

  • Action Oriented - Deliver fast, get great results. We embrace the vision, roadmap to success and the action it takes to make it happen. 

  • Intellectually Curious - Seek to learn, love to teach. We’re humble and embrace respectful, radical candor with a mindset of ongoing professional and personal development.

  • Collaborative - One team, shared mission. We welcome feedback and understand the value of working together to accomplish more than what is possible individually.



- Applications must be submitted in English.

- A valid EU visa/passport is required for this position.


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