Creative Director

Location Fairfax, VA
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $130,000/YR + Bonus
Our retail client in Fairfax, VA is looking for a Creative Director to join their full-time. This is a hybrid onsite role.

The Creative Directors primary responsibilities include leading all conceptual design development, delegating, and providing creative direction that aligns with branding and objectives for new and existing products across different brands, and overseeing execution of print and digital work.

This includes managing multiple creative team members, supervising projects for several brands simultaneously, and ensuring processes are run efficiently throughout the department.

Creative Director responsibilities:
- Hire, manage, and train Creative Department (creative assistants, graphic designers, photo editors, photographers, models, freelancers, interns etc.)
- Set goals and clear expectations, delegate responsibilities, maintain accountability, foster a collaborative work environment, and provide thoughtful feedback
- Manage timelines and logistics, preparation, and execution of all creative content from concept to completion (print and digital) including photo shoots, product listings images & videos, product collateral: directions and product assembly, packaging and sticker design, website and ad content
- Oversee responsiveness of the team to inquiries and requests. Review work, provide feedback, and hold staff accountable for meeting service level expectations
- Establish metrics (KPIs) for operational processes and initiatives; develop data presentation format and report to manager
- Ensure visual communication and brand standards are met, by analyzing competitors and researching market trends

Creative Director qualifications:
- 8+ years work experience in product marketing, with 3-4 years managing teams with direct reports
- Experience in B2B environment and/or start up preferred
- Experience managing a range of creative positions i.e. graphic designers, photographers, photo editors, motion graphics, etc.
- Video Editing and storyboarding preferred
- Advanced project and resource management experience

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.