Onward Search is looking for a Digital Creative Director to join our agency client, for a contract-to-hire opportunity that starts in a month. This is a full-time role, so be prepared for a short contracting period.
Specific responsibilities include:
Leading design and UX teams.
Establishing creative strategy, budgets and schedules.
Pitching key accounts and delivering creative strategy.
Managing and mentoring the creative team.
Working with executive team to improve processes and tools.
Assigning creative leads and teams to accounts and projects.
Maintaining an active list of creative contractor resources (copywriters, visual designers, photographers, developers, 3D artists, etc.)
We are seeking an Digital Creative Director who meets the following requirements:
At least 7+ years of experience as a Digital Creative Director.
Experience leading the strategy and direction of design and UX teams.
Experience managing teams, budgets, timelines and deliverables.
Recent hands-on digital design experience.
Agency experience is a must.
UX / Interactive Design experience.
Principle knowledge of visual design.
Technology B2B experience is a plus.
Auto B2C experience is a plus.
This is a great opportunity to join and lead a dynamic and award-winning team. You will be joining a company with a global presence and a great roster of clients.
Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
Onward Search helps connect digital, creative and marketing talent with choice jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent / executive search placement.