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Creative Services Director - Remote

Bobit, Torrance, CA USA

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Level: Manager (Supervisor)

Duration: Full-Time


Bobit is seeking a Creative Services Director to join and oversee our creative team! This leadership role will develop ongoing strategies and tactics to lead the creative direction and development of the team to produce consistently high-quality design in support of all business across all of our brands, including digital, print, and events.


Responsibilities:

  • Lead the creative process for development and execution of all creative team projects (such as advertisements, inserts, specialty marketing materials, sales materials, brand identities, events, and any newly developed or existing projects)
  • Set department goals, develop plans, and provide the means to achieve them
  • Set, implement, and maintain professional creative standards equivalent to those found in the design and advertising industries
  • Provide leadership, instruction, and tools necessary to continually develop the quality and accuracy of materials created by the team
  • Lead and supervise a team of creative professionals in keeping with company standards
  • Ensure the team delivers the highest level of professionalism and efficiency with internal and external clients
  • Ensure all projects are delivered on-budget and that all designated deadlines are met
  • Maximize use of company’s project management software to accurately track the status of all creative jobs from inception to production delivery
  • Develop ongoing strategies, operating procedures, and business practices to maximize efficiencies and feature-sets of software tools used in the department
  • Coordinate, participate in, and effectively contribute to design meetings which may include any or all levels of both internal and external clients
  • Evaluate and select outside vendors and suppliers, including key service providers and software partners including the negotiation of fees, terms and conditions
  • Manage all third party contracted relationships to consistently maintain high quality standards of work as contracted to achieve a high return on investment
  • Responsible for development and management of department annual budget, working closely with key internal stakeholders
  • Review and approve all costs incurred by the department, ensuring spending is within budget and limits
  • Keep up with technological advances (hardware, software, tools, platforms), industry trends, and best practices in graphic design, advertising, publishing, and digital media in general

Requirements:

  • 7+ years of professional applicable experience in a creative agency, multimedia or brand company
  • Bachelor’s degree in design or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Senior-level graphic designer, ideally showing a progression through creative services functions with management or department head responsibilities
  • Strong supervisory and team leadership abilities via a proven track record
  • Outstanding ability to manage multiple types of projects simultaneously and oversee the teams executing them on deadline
  • Strong understanding of the requirements for a print job with press knowledge
  • Macintosh skills including Photoshop, InDesign, Flash
  • Proficient in PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook
  • Project management software experience
  • Copy writing skills and able to proofread and ensure quality output of final product
  • Ability to meet continuing training requirements for self and team
  • Good sense of creativity and design
REQUIRED: Submit link to portfolio with resume

Please visit the Careers section of Bobit’s site to view the benefits you will receive in return for your commitment and dedication to our brands.

About Bobit:
Businesses run faster, smarter, and better with essential information and services Bobit provides. We bring buyers and sellers together through our media and events. We help advance the markets we serve and their critical business decisions are made with the information, data, and technology we deliver. Bobit helps business move forward. Bobit is a national B2B media company providing business information and solutions via print and digital magazines, digital media, live events and specialized marketing tools.


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About Bobit

Businesses run faster, smarter, and better with essential information and services Bobit provides. We bring buyers and sellers together through our media and events. We help advance the markets we serve and their critical business decisions are made with the information, data, and technology we deliver. Bobit helps business move forward. Bobit is a national B2B media company providing business information and solutions via print and digital magazines, digital media, live events and specialized marketing tools.

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