Senior Art Director

Shine United

Shine United is a $51 million advertising, design and digital agency located in America’s Heartland – Madison, Wisconsin. Best known for its innovative brand positioning and creative firepower, Shine has been tapped by brands like Harley-Davidson, Mizuno Running, Discover Card, Amazon, Kohler, Festival Foods, Toppers Pizza, Winston Fly Rods Carver Yachts and UW Health. Shine was named one of the best small agencies in the country by One.A.Magazine, and one of the best places to work in the country by Outside Magazine. Shine’s work has been featured in Communication Arts, Print, Graphis, AdAge and The New York Times. Learn more at

Position Details

Senior Art Director
Southwest Wisconsin
Madison, WI

We’re looking for a Senior Art Director who can churn out bold concepts and craft them into commerce-driven art. A strategic creative with a track record of delivering category-defining holistic brand campaigns as well as superior art and design work. An experienced collaborator who understands that clients buy great work from people they trust — people who understand that smart, bold creative can drive a brand forward. All that, and you play nice with others. If this sounds like you, we should talk.

5+ years agency experience required.


  • Works with writers, designers and creative directors on dedicated accounts 
  • Involvement in new business engagements
  • Generous benefits package
  • 4+ years of experience as an art director or senior art director 
  • Strong presentation skills and the ability to sell creative 
  • Ability to manage client relationships (i.e., creative lead) 
  • Comprehensive understanding of art direction, design, copy, digital, photo/video and production within an agency setting (e.g., timelines, budgets, processes, etc.) 
  • Extensive portfolio of work that demonstrates strategic concepting skills, production experience and high-caliber creative execution for clients in a variety of industries

Competitive salary based on experience. Benefits package includes: fully paid health, dental, life and disability insurance (for individuals and families), 401k program, paid downtown parking, paid home internet access, and more.

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