Giant Spoon is looking for a Design Director. The ideal candidate is obsessed with design and driven to make all things beautiful. A strong visual storyteller with proven experience developing branding systems as well as executing world class design that span platforms. This designer is a stickler for fundamentals and a seeker of innovation.
- Oversee creation and production of all design across brands.
- Develop and implement design and branding systems.
- Collaborate closely with the Creative Director to develop and institute world-class design solutions
- Inspire and mentor a team of talented designers through consistency and excellence in craft.
- Maintain timelines and execution standards across multiple projects.
- Effectively share and present design strategies to the clients
- Elevate the design practice in all capacities within the agency
- 10+ years of design experience, plus a Bachelor’s or equivalent in related field
- Experience designing across traditional, digital, environmental, and social platforms
- Proficiency in Mac OSX, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Office and Acrobat
- An unflinching desire for good design and a vocation to impeccable design principles
- Strong organizational abilities, including time and resource management
- Digitally connected, passionate about technology and innovation with an insatiable curiosity for how it applies to our industry
- Acute attention to detail
- Open to travel as necessary