An award winning company who creates design forward home goods is looking for an innovative Design Director to over-see their Brand Strategy and Graphic Design. The products they create are fresh, with clean industrial design lines. It's time their Brand presence across other touch-points- packaging, promotion, and digital assets told the same story. The appropriate candidate has 10 or more years leading a team while being hands-on in the design process. This role reports into the CD/Branding Officer, and acts as their right hand overseeing Brand consistency and quality. This role demands a strong background in CPG. A good cultural fit would be someone who has both in-house and agency experience. The pace is quick. Work from concept to delivery, overseeing a team of designers and production specialists. Your portfolio needs to impress with design solutions that tell the brand story across packaging, promotion, digital and social. The ability to design for motion is also necessary.
*Design and manage design and production process
*Collaborate closely with CD to deliver consistent brand work on time and on budget
*Refer and oversee vendors
*An entrepreneur and collaborator personality
*Sharp under pressure.
*Enjoys taking ownership of the process while being able to acknowledge other contributions to the end goal.
Able to communicate as well as they design. Selling in ideas and processes.