Position title
Associate Creative Director, UX
Employment Type
Full-time, Contractor
Job Location
Remote
Remote work from: USA
Description

Our client is a design and innovation company that employs 2,200 professionals across 20 countries. Their collaborative teams work across a broad range of clients in strategy, analytics, product management, content, design, user experience and technology, with a core focus on the creation of digital products and services.

Their work has been recognized by countless awards over the years, including Cannes Lions Grand Prix for Design in 2021, and they were named by Gartner as one of the world’s leading marketing agencies in 2021. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, they design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination and deliver impressive returns.

Please note this role is open to both fulltime and freelance talent who are eligible to work in the USA and in the Eastern Time Zone. 

As an Associate Creative Director, you will approach every brief with fresh eyes. Avoiding familiar solutions, you will create and inspire work that is distinctive, effective, and truly remarkable. You will lead by example to consistently inspire creative colleagues to create world-class, pioneering ideas that conceptualize world-class solutions while acting as a strategic and conceptual leader on projects. Associate Creative Directors display a cohesive understanding and can execute the principles that make innovative and effective digital communications, interface design, and interaction design.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

  • Sets creative direction and provides hands-on guidance throughout all phases of project work from discovery to launch and beyond with ongoing optimization
  • Works in a hands-on capacity internally and with clients to develop the strategy, experience concepts and establish the overarching design direction for the experience
  • Produces compelling and highly usable experience solutions in response to client needs
  • Communicates and represents creative vision and execution with client partners
  • Continually develops processes to inspire, innovate, and harness new ways of thinking
    Inspires and leads by example, setting professional standards for the team and the department
  • Actively trains, mentors, and manages junior- and mid-level creatives
  • Responsible for managing and guiding junior- and mid-level creatives’ careers, writing and delivering annual performance reviews, and taking responsibility for on-boarding new employees and guiding him/her through a successful tenure
  • Creatively participates in new business pitches – i.e. responsible for ideas and creative work, and competently presents pitches

QUALITIES AND CHARACTERISTICS

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in the creative industry
  • A portfolio showcasing a comprehensive understanding of how all creative disciplines, including conceptual and executional (art direction, user experience, copy, and motion) contribute to a finished product
  • Demonstrated creative success in leading collaborative cross disciplinary teams
  • A solid understanding of the marketing industry at large; an ability and a desire to adapt to the changing landscape of technology
  • Experience in, and enthusiasm for, creating digital platforms and products from brief to delivery and beyond.
  • Experience in side-by-side collaboration with UX and development teams and leaders
  • Strong working knowledge of user interface, application, mobile and responsive design
  • Exceptional communication skills: Verbal, written, interpersonal and inter-departmental
  • Superb professionalism and mature presence in all aspects of the job
  • Thought leadership: A strong point of view; ability to contribute to the strategic development of an assignment; creative ideas and the ability to promote conceptual thinking among the team
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Position: Associate Creative Director, UX

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity! Please know that your application has been received and routed to the appropriate person. We appreciate the time you took to apply and will contact you if we intend to pursue your candidacy.

Warmly,
Asli