Creative Director LivingSocial
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city. We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars. Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.
At LivingSocial, we move fast, take risks, and pride ourselves on staying flexible, fun, and ferociously committed to executing each day. Do you want to be challenged by your job and be surrounded by passionate, dedicated, and creative people? Are you hungry? If so, we want to invest in you!
We?re looking for a highly conceptual Creative Director to lead, mentor and develop our Visual Design and Copy teams. The Creative Director reports to the VP, UX and Design and directly manages our talented team of Art Directors.
Set on-brand visual direction for all LivingSocial properties (digital/web, traditional/print, and video)
Help develop voice and tone for copy team
Communicate project concept and vision to business stakeholders
Coaches and oversees Art Directors, providing mentorship and regular performance feedback
Prioritize initiatives across team
Solve problems with creative instinct and business experience
Extend and evolve the LivingSocial brand system as needs arise
Identify and develop new processes to overcome project hurdles
Maintain high level of aesthetic and visual consistency across mediums
Who will love this position?
You have big ideas and are able to get your team to understand, buy into, and execute them
You enjoy growing and watching a team of creatives mature
You see yourself as a coach first and big thinker second
You find yourself the most creative as a clutch performer
You never shy away from a challenge
You always make time to help your teammates
You are endlessly curious and relentless about continuous improvement in your skill set
8+ years professional design experience
4+ years managing design teams
Track record of delivering actionable and successful creative work
Proven mentoring, supervisory, and team-building skills
Ability to cultivate relationships with stakeholders across an organization
An understanding of general business practices, needs, and goals
Competitive Base Salary and Bonus Plan
Opportunity to work with committed, talented people with a great sense of humor
||1445 New York Ave. NW |
Washington, DC 20005
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED
LivingSocial is redefining localized online advertising and social commerce, while building a great company and having a blast along the way. The explosive growth and potential of LivingSocial has been recognized by both new and traditional media - from the Wall Street Journal to Facebook's CEO. To help fuel our growth, LivingSocial has secured over 49 million in funding this year from some of the most prominent venture capital companies in the nation.
20 - 50M RaisedInvestors: Grotech Ventures
, IVP-Institutional Venture Partners
, U.S. Venture Partners All Jobs: at LivingSocial
|Headquarters:||1445 New York Ave. NW|
Washington, DC 20005
|Industry:||Consumer Products and Services|
|Company Profile:||LivingSocial is the local marketplace to buy and share the best things to do in your city.
With unique and diverse offerings each day, we inspire members to discover everything from weekend excursions to one-of-a kind events and experiences to exclusive gourmet dinners to family aquarium outings and more.
We help local businesses grow by introducing them to high-quality new customers and give merchants the tools to make our members their regulars.
Based in Washington, DC, we have more than 70 million members around the world.|
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