CGI Design Director - WFH during Covid-19

Starts ready to interview
Duration Possible Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate Depends on Experience
Our global, cutting edge CGI Studio client who works with big name fortune 500 clients across the world is seeking a Design Director to lead their growing design team in Chicago.

The CGI Design Director will be partnering with the Account Director to turn insights and experience into solutions that deliver against the client objectives.

The CGI Design Director will be responsible for
• Leading/managing/mentoring a team of 5 S. Designers
• CGI + Visualization for e-commerce: taking visual products and creating imagery and drop in environments
• Managing CGI pipeline while delivering on client requests under tight timelines.
• CGI workflow – leading efficiency initiatives and quality improvements
• Presenting creative concepts to the clients
• Client facing; sitting in on creative briefs, etc
• 30% hands on vs 70% oversight.
• Designing mood boards, storyboarding and ideation, working within Maya, Vray and 3dsMax

The ideal CGI Design Director
• Proficient in Maya, Vray, 3dsMax
• Portfolio in Beverage or packaging
• Experience leading/managing a design team
• Strong Presenting and Client facing skills
• Expertise in CGI (art directing visualizations, modeling, development, lighting, rendering and re-touching, leading product, art directing
• Art Direction exp in a CGI studio, retail agency, creative firm
• Understanding design strategy/building brand experiences

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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