As an CD at Blavity, you will work closely to lead designers, writers, developers, sales members, engineers and producers to conceptualize and design brand strategy across all platforms, including web, social, print & email design, photography and video.
Blavity has a fierce entrepreneurial culture where you can lead your own branding explorations and creative content ideas. Ideal candidates will have a passion for the topics covered by Blavity and experience designing for social publishing and digital systems. This role is based in Los Angeles and will require some travel.
- Refine and conceptualize the existing brand storytelling across all brands and digital content channels
- Create compelling content and custom marketing experiences with a range of powerful, viable concepts and designs for each project
- Create reusable assets and templates that make it easy and effective to quickly produce assets for social media
- Partner with copywriters to ensure the copy direction and visual presentation work together harmoniously
- Guard and defend each brand’s look & feel across all touch-points, including web, social, photo, video, marketing campaigns, print and events
- Communicate in detail visual designs, motion design, concepts, and storyboards through presentations
- Lead teams of designers and production artists to flawlessly execute cross-channel social and digital work
- Manage multiple projects while inspiring & motivating both your creative teammates and our clients
- 5+ years of strong experience on large cross-channel and/or direct-marketing initiatives across media, both on- and offline
- Mastery of content design specifically for social and the capabilities within social channels
- Project management skills and organization are key!
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
- Strong foundation in grid and typographic systems
- Video and photoshoot mood storyboarding
- Must be open to travel as needed
- A healthy appreciation of GIFs and the culture of Millennials of Color
PLEASE ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE BASED OUT OF LA OR THE BAY (or are willing to relocate).