The Design Director (DD) is part of the Creative Services team. He or she will deliver innovative creative solutions, help direct the creative process and planning of all assigned projects, and will participate with Client Management and Production to maintain client relationships and implement strategic deliverables.The DD must be able to help lead and deliver innovative creative solutions with expertise, lead the creative process within the assigned teams, has proactive, collaborative relationships with their account management team, manage a team of designers and be able critique their work in a professional manner, monitor creative studio utilization and ensure profitability on assigned projects by adhering to established budgets and schedules in a timely manner. He or she will provide input for the creative approach in a pitch/proposal, will attend client briefings, and will help prepare the creative section of a presentation/proposal.An ideal candidate must be a world class, conceptual designer with a BFA in Graphic Design or equivalent is required. 10-12 years of previous brand identity/corporate identity/packaging and a minimum of four years of management experience is a must. Other key knowledge and skills include: experience with complex client presentations, proficiency in Macintosh design programs, strong presentation skills, excellent client / people skills, and strong listening skills.Landor Associates is a global community of experts with a rich and unique heritage that spans 60 years of learning. Positioned between classic design firms and management consultants, we are committed to helping our clients achieve business transformation through creating, building and revitalizing their brands.Please upload your resume and website for review.