verizon Creative Director - Design in New York, New York
When you join Verizon
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What you’ll be doing...
Leads in directing and executing the design of marketing assets as prescribed by creative/marketing briefs.
Provides creative direction on small-and large-scale projects from creative conception to completion.
Brainstorms and strategizes with creative team to help develop creative direction with a focus on the look and feel of marketing materials.
Converts rough ideas into visual prototypes (e.g., sketches, layout drafts) to illustrate concepts for creative reviews.
Recommends, researches and develops imagery (e.g., photography, illustration) to support creative strategy and execution.
Collaborates with writing team to artfully build creative solutions to address specific project objectives.
Directs and is accountable for the final development and production of creative assets and ensures accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the design objectives.
Ensures brand guidelines and directives are embraced and adhered to in all executions.
Supports the Senior Creative Director and creative team in developing creative strategies and concepts.
Plays an active role in contributing conceptual ideas in brainstorms or offline creative development.
Works to improve the team’s overall performance and embraces a collaborative approach.
Provides visible support for leadership and helps build a unified team mindset.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Experience as a Graphic Designer or Art Director.
Experience using Adobe Creative Cloud software.
Even better if you have one or more of the following:
Degree in a related field.
Four or more years of experience as a senior creative leader.
Knowledge of design applications in traditional and emerging channels.
Contributed in developing initial creative strategies to address core marketing and business objectives.
Participated in the ideation process leveraging research, analytics and brand insights.
Produced collateral within the brand, but also explored new interpretations of the brand and develops out-of-the-box approaches to grow the visual identity of the brand.
Adapts well to changing priorities, deadlines and directions.
Degree in design, advertising or related field.
External agency experience.
In-House agency experience.
Demonstrated creative conceptualization skills.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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