Creative Director

job type: Temporary

location: Austin, 78705

job description:
Real Estate Development Company is looking for an experienced Creative Director to spearhead branding and creative initiatives for all their real estate projects.

This is an incredibly versatile role where you will be at the forefront making decisions on brand visuals, language, concepts and story for a variety of development projects including coffee shops, residential buildings, corporate offices, and more.

Initially you will lead several contract designers and creative staff that will assist with the creation and execution of all branding efforts. After you evaluate the companys creative needs and goals you may be able to create an in-house creative team should that be the best direction for the company.

This role promotes a lot of creative freedom and with a small team, provides loads of opportunity to step away from just management/strategy and be part of the design process as well.

As Creative Director you can expect to:

– Take lead in all execution of design and branding projects
– Create designs and provide creative direction for marketing campaigns
– Be a relying resource to junior design staff, assist in the skill growth of the design team
– Create designs for branding, websites, social media, email, presentations, print collateral, digital advertising and more
– Communicate avidly with company executives to strategize on new developing projects and provide creative direction
– Manage team of contract copywriters, designers, video editors, and more
– Partake in production stages, ensuring assets are formatted correctly for their respective platform
– Ensure creative decisions are data-centric, review target-market analytics prior to making design decisions
– Work on several projects simultaneously, report on all project progress to executive staff as needed
– Stay abreast of industry trends and technology
– Ensure all creative assets are archived appropriately
– Assist with other duties as needed

Background Profile:

– Robust proficiency in Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
– Experience working on multiplatform projects (print/large format, email, social media, web)
– Large experience with social platforms and ability to capture branding across social media
– Vast experience in developing designs and branding for B2B
– Creative team leadership experience, ability to be part of conceptual stages and assist junior design staff
– Exceptional multitasking skills, ability to stay organized and within deadlines while leading several projects
– Ability to eloquently provide design direction and communicate strategy
– Great ability to project manage, experience with MS Office, Google Apps and Project Management Systems
– Exceptional communication skills both written and verbal
– BS/BA Degree in Graphic Design and 5+ years of experience in a cross-functional creative team

This is a full time opportunity for a company based in Austin, TX. Company is willing to provide relocation for the right candidate.

To apply, please submit your resume, case studies and/or portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.