Art Director Recruitment

Philadelphia | DC | Baltimore | Richmond

Today’s visual marketplace is forcing organizations to grow their content ecosystem, causing your design and development needs to grow as well. You will need to create a cohesive aesthetic that tightly aligns your branding to your content. That’s where a savvy art director comes in handy. Art directors combine their knowledge of usability, coding, and design to guide your creative team and produce elegant and cohesive designs. While art directors provide tremendous value to organizations, finding one can be a bit tricky.

At Profiles, our art director recruiters specialize in helping organizations find talent that can make an impact on day one. We’ve worked with dozens of Fortune 500s and premium brands in the Baltimore, DC, Philadelphia, Richmond, Dallas, San Francisco, Chicago, or Newark areas, helping them find creative and award-winning talent. Let us do the same for you.

Need a manager who can bring artful aesthetics to your designs? Contact Profiles and see how our art director recruiters can match you with creative and innovative individuals in the Mid-Atlantic.

Staffing Solutions


The people you need - when you need them.

Project Based

A team of onsite consultants for long term projects.

Direct Hire

We make it easy to find that killer addition to your team.

Managed Services

Build collaborative teams from scratch

Why Profiles?

Since 1998, our art director recruiters have had unparalleled success in finding “purple squirrels.” “Purple squirrels” are those candidates that just seem impossible to find. Need an art director that is an Eagle Scout? We can find him. Looking for creative directors who’ve worked in pharmaceuticals? We can find them too. No matter what the request, Profiles can find the candidate for you.

Since our art director recruiters only work with the top 20% of job seekers nationwide, you can be sure that you’re hiring top talent. We’ll match you with a candidate that’s a great cultural fit that meets all your requirements.

At Profiles, we put tremendous value on our client relationships. We provide each client with one main point of contact that is with you from kickoff through the life of the partnership. You’ll have someone who understands your account and will work with you to grow the business through exceptional talent. It’s our faithful dedication to our clients that separate us from other art director staffing agencies in the area.

Recently-Placed For Existing Clients

Sr. Art Director

Richmond VA

Digital Art Director

Washington DC

Art Director

Herndon VA

Flexible Staffing Solutions

“Profiles staffs a wide variety of director positions for clients across all industries. Our art director recruiters can help you make a direct hire or fill a contract with creative and innovative individuals. Whether you need a specialized, seasoned veteran or a do-it-all art director, Profiles has you covered.

From talented creative and art directors to skilled designers and producers, our art director recruitment agency can help you find your ideal candidate. For a complete list of the creative positions we staff, please visit our creative recruitment agency.

How Profiles Can Help You

Without knowing who to contact or where to look, conducting a candidate can be a costly and time-consuming endeavor. At Profiles, we’ve streamlined the hiring process, making it easier to find talented individuals who are a cultural fit. Our team can find you your ideal candidate in as little as two business days.

Before we talk to any candidates, your dedicated account manager will meet with you to determine the qualities you expect your hire to possess. From there, he or she will tailor their recruiting to deliver you the perfect candidate.

Since we value your time, we carefully vet each candidate and only send over the one or two we believe are the best fit. All you need to do is interview the candidates and confirm our selections.

At Profiles, our client relationships don’t end after the hire. We continue to monitor our placement’s performance to ensure that they are living up to your standards. If, for some reason, you’re dissatisfied with the hire within the first 90 days, we’ll find a replacement at no extra charge. With Profiles, you can rest easy knowing you are getting the best return on your investment.

Start the Process Today

Profiles does more than just find talent; we build long-lasting relationships with our clients. We fulfill all their hiring needs by finding talented individuals that embody their corporate goals and values. If you are looking to hire an art director, contact Profiles. See why leading brands put their trust in our recruiters for all their staffing needs.”

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