UX Director - Fully Remote/Off-site

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Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Up to $140,000 DOE
Our Agency client is in need of a UX Director to join their team full-time!

This UX Director role is fully remote.

Primary responsibilities:
- Building long-term, engaging, and highly productive working relationships across disciplines at internally and with clients.
- Consistently participate in shaping work to meet expectations, including functioning (as needed) as a direct project contributor and lead.
- Explaining the connection between UX work to business goals. Provide expert-level guidance on project deliverables and workflow to the project team, and, as necessary, support project teams directly as a contributor.
- Be an expert in all stages of the UX Design process: from initial understanding, to problem articulation, through design and design communication.
- The UX Director collaborates actively with the UX Program Manager and co-manages the UX and Content Designers. This requires reviewing performance, collecting and delivering feedback effectively, and working with other managers effectively.
- Proactively suggests new programs and initiatives to meet and exceed client expectations and expand internal service offerings.
- Seasoned at preparing and delivering effective design pitches in partnership with the accounts and new business teams.
- Coach and mentor other UX Designers.
- Collaborate with other design leaders on process or growth initiatives.
- Teach UX skills and WordPress-specific best practices to UX Designers and other team members.

This UX Director must:
- Have 5+ years of agency experience
- Have a detailed understanding of WordPress and its block editor
- Have experience pitching design ideas to clients
- Have experience with CMS and marketing platforms
- Have experience managing a team
- Be proficient in Sketch and/or Figma
BONUS: experience working with global clients and teams

DIRECT HIRE. REMOTE. AGENCY.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Marie.Jayme@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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