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    The Creative Director (CD) is responsible for leading the creative team, developing guidelines, and directing work, including websites, digital marketing campaigns, and more. The CD must be a strong leader, with the ability to maximize the talents of the team. The CD will report directly to and work closely with the agency president and will be responsible for meeting with clients and prospects to promote the agency services.

    Requirements:

    • Four-year degree with an emphasis on marketing, communications or design
    • 6-10 years of experience in a creative leadership role (e.g., Art Director, Creative Lead)
    • Experience managing designers, writers, and/or production artists
    • Proven track record of managing multiple projects from concept through completion

    Responsibilities:

    • Direct layout, design, and copywriting
    • Generate ideas for branding, campaigns, and marketing solutions
    • Participate in discovery, scoping, and estimating for new projects
    • Make final decisions on copy, art, and designs
    • Meet with leads, clients, and industry peers
    • Manage project, team, and personal schedules
    • Orient, train, assign, and coach team members
    • Identify and implement process improvements
    • Monitor expenses to ensure fidelity to project budgets
    • Identify and implement quality control processes for project deliverables
    • Communicate with clients and provide updates and answers as required
    • Establish and maintain standards and brand guidelines

    Skills:

    • An intimate understanding of design, copy, and web best practices and guidelines
    • Deep understanding of how content, design, technology, and UX intersect
    • Excellent leadership skills
    • Excellent communication skills, including presentation skills
    • A strong understanding of brand development and multichannel marketing concepts
    • Comfort interacting with leads, clients, and coworkers
    • Strong persuasive skills
    • Passion for learning
    • Project management

    Additional Info:
    Gravitate is a digital experience agency, creating custom sites and campaigns for a range of clients. Our culture is upbeat, friendly, and enthusiastic. This full-time, salaried position reports directly to the president and will work in our office in Vancouver, Washington

    Benefits include:

    • Health and dental care
    • 401k
    • Paid time off
    • Parking
    • Beer on tap
    • Other cool stuff we do randomly for fun

    For people who live in Portland, commuters will be traveling against traffic, which takes only 8-10 minutes by car from downtown.

    Email your application and cover letter to jobs@gravitatedesign.com