Creative & Marketing

DESIGN LEAD

New York
Full Time

OUR CLIENT, AN INDEPENDENT AGENCY THAT SPECIALIZES IN BRAND IDENTITY, PRODUCT AND DIGITAL EXPERIENCE DESIGN, IS SEEKING A DESIGN LEAD. THIS AGENCY COLLABORATIVELY CREATES MAGICAL EXPERIENCES FOR BRANDS THAT HAVE A FOCUS ON DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGY, REGARDLESS OF INDUSTRY. THIS IS FOR SOMEONE WHO LOVES TO TEACH AND MENTOR A TEAM AS MUCH AS THEY LOVE TO DESIGN THEMSELVES.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ideate and concept design first solutions for brands, both established and startups.
  • Pitch and sell through ideas directly to clients
  • Mentor and elevate a team of 6+ designers to create the best possible work
  • Own and oversee projects from concept to completion
  • Autonomously balance multiple projects at once
  • Communicate effectively with Partners and Creative Director to meet client deadlines on time and in budget

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

  • Portfolio demonstrating brand identity, system design, product and digital experiences (websites, apps, etc.).
  • Small agency experience is ideal
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects for different clients at once
  • Experience mentoring talent to foster growth
  • Comfortable with new business, with a demonstrated track record of presenting creative concepts to clients
  • 5 years of professional agency experience is a must
  • Hands on Designer skilled across Adobe CC, Figma, Sketch, etc.