Robert Half International Director, Creative Services in ALEXANDRIA, Virginia

An amazing TCG client is looking for a highly-skilled Director of Creative Services to lead their design and usability teams to the next level! --Oversee activities of the Creative Services group, which includes digital and graphic designers; plan and manage workflows and budgets related to these activities. --Ensure all online and print design, creative and production work meet standards for quality, budget, and deadline, and project an image reflective of the organization's brand and mission --Work closely with business unit owners, editorial and technology teams to create positive user experiences that will support member and customer usage, acquisition and retention. --Participate in development of user surveys, usability testing, focus groups and other user satisfaction initiatives for both print and online products. --Monitor website and readership metrics, as well as market leading and competitive products; suggest design and usability changes based on usage patterns and trends. --Obtain and oversee the services of agencies, freelancers and other vendors as needed.

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Req ID: 04510-0010719826

Functional Role: Creative Director

Country: USA

State: VA

City: ALEXANDRIA

Postal Code: 22314-3410

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: --Bachelor?s degree required --7 years of experience in designing for both digital and print with at least 2 years experience managing high performing teams. --Expert in Adobe Creative Suite and CMS frameworks --Excellent communications skills. --Strong leadership and consensus building ability --Must be a self-starter, highly organized, intellectually curious and able to work well with data to support rationale for activities. --Ability to meet deadlines and work within budgetary limits. Preferred: --Expert in UX, UI, and Sketch --Experience working on product launches --Formal training in usability If you are ready for this career adventure, please email your resume and PORTFOLIO (digital and print content) to bob.walsh@creativegroup.com for consideration!