Design Director

Location Westwood, MA (Hybrid)
Starts November
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a premium retail company located west of Boston, is looking for a Design Director to join their growing marketing and design team!

Company is in a hybrid model, requiring 2/3 days onsite, with offsite flex.

As the Design Director you will be joining as a senior leader of the marketing and design team you will report directly into the VP of Marketing and eComm and be responsible for:
- Creating a visual identity and voice for the brand
- Overseeing a high performing internal creative team including graphic designers, copywriter, and social media managers
- Lead ideation, concepting, design and visualization of creative marketing concepts across marketing channels including: PR, Social, Paid Media, and eCommerce.
- Collaborate with the Product and Creative Teams to ensure the stories of our products come to life in our communications

Ideal Design Director:
- 7+ years of relevant experience, leading or overseeing a design/studio team, preferred from the retail space
- Proficient in Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat on Mac
- Exceptional ability to see projects through all phases of implementation and maintain continuity of the brand identity.
- Strong presentation skills and proven ability to effectively work with senior management to brainstorm, design and strategize the fulfillment of marketing executions
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Leadership capabilities, including ability to manage, motivate and mentor others within work group
- Experience in the athletic/apparel industry a plus, huge bonus would be passion for sports

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Hannah.Bowler@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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