Associate Design Director
Are you a creative professional looking to relocate, but you’re not sure where to start your search? How about considering a job that offers excellent benefits, a great work life balance, and, even better, it’s located in a city with affordable housing that requires a minimum to no commute to work??? Or are you looking for a place that has the amenities and excitement of a big city with all the comfort and convenience of a small town?? We’ve got it all for you here at Landor Associates in Cincinnati, OH! Landor Associates is the world's most accomplished and internationally recognized branding and design consultancy. Offering a multidisciplinary range of brand strategy, design, naming, interactive and research services, we help our clients worldwide create, renew and strengthen their brand power. We are looking for a creative and enthusiastic individual to fill our Associate Design Director (ADD) position to make an immediate impact in our Creative Services Department at our Cincinnati location. The ADD 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 ADD 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. The ideal candidate must be a world class, conceptual designer with a BFA in Graphic Design or equivalent is required. 8-10 years of previous brand identity/packaging and management experience is a plus. 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. For immediate consideration for this position, please visit our website at www.landor.com/careers and create a new member profile. Please upload your resume in Word or PDF format. IMPORTANT: Please include 2-3 PDF samples of your work when you apply.To apply, please update your resume to www.landor.comNo phone calls, please! We review all applicants online!You must include your website on your resume.