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Digital Art Director

Creative - Visual Design (Graphics, Interior, UI/UX, etc.)
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Damansara Heights , Kuala Lumpur

About The Job

Dentsu is looking for a Digital Art Director (DAD) to assist shape & continuously add value to the digital creative department. 

The DAD is responsible for driving creative client solutions, spearheading always-on and campaign initiatives across multiple brand initiatives. The DAD is also a key member in providing a fresh twist on content direction both in-house and external ideation. Working closely with both Social, Comms & KOL outreach unit to produce best in class campaigns.
They’re passionate about the digital space, creative work, and developing amazing user branded experiences that also resonate with Lemonade’s culture and work ethic. Has an understanding of Digital Marketing, and Social Platform objectives.
How you’ll fit in (In both work & our culture)

You will perform on client side, from a visual creation perspective.
  • Experience in Digital Marketing, and social platforms.
  • Must have experience in working closely with a team and cross department collaborations. 
  • Monitor day-to-day activities of specific projects and ensure work is progressing as planned. Work closely with Comms, Social, Strategy teams.
  • A self starter attitude toward problem and recovery solution. Glass half full
  • Effectively and efficiently plan and prioritize all deliverables and resources working across project(s) based on scope of work and project goals. 
  • A creative at heart. Assisting in building and further elevating our partners brands by shared content direction as we typically do as a team
  • Introducing and applying expert art direction to the visual elements of creative projects
  • Ensuring a high standard of visual execution across all media and campaigns
  • Inspiring and motivating the agency’s clients to be creatively progressive, through the application of fresh and inventive visual work
  • Reviewing the work of designers and providing direction and feedback
  • Taking ownership of the visual elements of creative work for new business pitches
  • Uncovering new ways to incorporate emerging and new media formats into campaigns via creative formats.
  • Understands the uses and format of content utilised in each platform and how they may vary.
  • Ability to identify needs that the client may not recognize and ensure that approaches and solutions are linked to objectives and future needs with the team.
  • Communicate and document project status and strategic recommendations to clients, team members and senior management on a regular basis/ as needed; escalate issues accordingly via the appropriate channels.
  • A strong knowledge of typography, image manipulation, illustration and animation
  • Broad understanding of marketing design and layout will also be expected
  • Ability to generate a reliable supply of original ideas and visual concepts
  • Confidence to explain and support your thinking, both internally and externally
  • Flexible approach and willingness to adapt your ideas to the needs of clients
  • A passion for digital  advertising and commercial art

Job Requirements

Technical Requirements:
  • Experienced in Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Photoshop. Experienced in After Effects for motion graphics design. 
  • Knowledge in Experienced with Web Design, and understanding web development is a plus.
  • Knowledge of basic color theory and have a strong art sense.
  • Knowledge of 3D software highly desired (but not required)
  • Mac & PC proficient

Our Culture


We are dentsu. We are a media, digital, and creative communication services group, with interests in sports-marketing and entertainment. We innovate the way brands are built. That means we do things differently so they’re better than before. In this way, we make our clients’ most important marketing assets—their brands—win in a changing world. 

With consumers more connected than ever before, the era of media convergence is presenting many opportunities as well as a new, complex communication eco-system.

From identifying who the consumers are, to how they make their decisions, we have 10 brand businesses in Malaysia comprising Carat, Dentsu One, Dentsu X, DLHS, MLHS, Isobar, Vizeum, Consider iProspect, Posterscope, Dentsu Sports Asia  make the best use of today's media mix to bring to life the right communication strategy and deliver the best results for clients.

Our vision is to “Innovate the way brands are built” for our clients through our best-in-class expertise and capabilities.

As the fastest growing network in the world today, with 30,000 people in 145 offices globally, we are constantly looking for ways to redefine media, digital and creative communications solutions for our clients.


Each of our brands possesses their own unique culture and positioning, but are guided by a consistent vision and values of being a dentsu company.

To realize our vision of leading innovation, we strive to build a culture of high-performance and continuous learning for individuals who are curious, hungry, and courageous. We welcome fresh perspectives and are constantly looking for ways to push the envelope, raise the bar, be at the fore-front of setting the pace in this industry.