Visual Design Director at Brit + Co
Posted 30-06-2016, offered
Manage a team of 3-5 visual designers, including wrangling all of their projects, assigning projects and setting realistic expectations for stakeholders
Visual keeper of the Brit + Co brand, you’ll be responsible for making sure what goes out is always visually on-brand
Collaborate cross-functionally with marketing, sales, engineering, editorial
Motivate and inspire your team, and deliver critical feedback in a non-confrontational, positive and honest way
Design research and trend analysis
Work with creative team to create new design themes each quarter
High-level design projects
Last minute design requests! Aka: You are down to step in and get your hands dirty on the regular.
5+ years professional design experience
1+ years management/leadership experience
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign CC on Mac
Excellent visual design skills demonstrated by a portfolio displaying a range of design work from design for web, art direction, illustration, page layout to cross-media cross-functional campaigns
Excellent understanding of brand and visual voice
Excellent typography skills
Ability to work fast when necessary
Openness to do anything and everything when necessary during busier seasons
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent visual problem solving and critical thinking skills
Able to translate a visual brand seamlessly to multiple environments: Web, Social, Physical Events and spaces, Video, email, etc.
Experience art directing photo shoots, styling and illustration skills are a plus!