dss+ is a leading operations management consulting firm offering a range of advisory and implementation transformational services in Operational Risk, Operational Excellence, Sustainability enabled by Learning & Development and Digital Technologies.
dss+ has employees across the globe offering services primarily in the Metals & Mining, Chemicals, Oil & Gas, Utilities, Manufacturing, Consumer Products and Financial Services industries.
With our dss+ industrial operations heritage and expertise in operational risk management, operations excellence, learning & development, data analytics & digital technology, our capabilities provide an integrated, transformational solution to enable clients to realize their business goals.
At dss+ we embrace and celebrate diversity. We have established an inclusive culture, where everyone contributes, has the chance to develop and display their talents in solving challenging client problems. We are a team-based culture and thus we look for people that operate well in this environment, are intellectually curious and are adaptive, ensuring their contribution fits within the evolving themes and dynamics of our projects.
As a Creative Developer with dss+ you will lead creative teams in shaping the communication solution design to transform client cultures. You will bridge the gap between risk management, operational excellence, and art, driving innovation through communication, development, and design. This individual will design a variety of communication and employee engagement solutions for dss+ clients embarking on a transformational journey. They will provide creative idea generation, development, implementation, and delivery in collaboration with the creative team.
This role interfaces with the USC team Principals and Leaders, Communications, Branding & Custom Solutions, client engagement project leads, project managers, creative directors, instructional designers, writers, multimedia designers, multimedia producers, producers, directors, and the client point of contact to ensure solutions delivered are transformational and sustainable.
Leads and participates in creative sessions and offers employee engagement and communication solutionsContributes formative writing and creative concepts for solutionsOversees the creation of immersive experiences that captivate and engage our client audience, while offering technical expertise to guide the experienceInterfaces with clients, dss+ delivery teams, and communications & branding and custom solution team membersParticipates in client meetings, virtually and in person, from client acquisition through solution development and deliveryLeads or participates in client delivery virtual and live events
Graduate degree in communications, performance arts, video production, advertising and promotions, public relations, or a related fieldMinimum of 10+ years’ experience in communications, production, and creation of media development projects
Competencies and Skills:
Ability to interface with clients and provide creative and innovative concepts, designs, and solutionsAbility to ideate, problem solve, and leadAbility to lead teams and collaborate to develop products based on creative concepts and designs including immersive experiences, live events, videos, graphics, posters, infographics, banners, swag designs, PPTs, eLearning and Text-based learningAbility to interface with clients and provide the highest level of customer support.Ability to problem solve and create solutions for internal and external clientsUnderstanding of the cost and value of all steps in creative ideation and media production
Demonstrated ability in creative design and content developmentDemonstrated technical knowledge especially with media production and design, graphic design, social media, and event designDemonstrated ability to interface with clients and with all levels of the organization collaborativelyDemonstrated ability in developing people and managing teams, initiatives, and projectsComprehensive understanding of media production, event production graphic design, script writing, and communication techniquesSuccessful experience in creative development of custom production, live events, virtual events, media initiatives, and communication solutionsUnderstanding of the latest trends in the creative communication, media, and event space and how they impact our commercial environment
Ability to direct team members in the use of graphic design softwareUnderstanding of web technology and user interface technologyAbility to direct teams in video and animation software to create engaging multimedia contentUnderstanding of web technologies and mobile development.
Creativity: The ability to conceptualize and develop innovative visually appealing and impactful solutions·
Leadership: Strong leadership and management skills to guide and design creative solutions and teams·
Strategic Thinking: A strategic mindset to align creative efforts with broader business goals and brand objectivesCommunication: Excellent communication skills to convey creative concepts to clients, teams, and stakeholdersClient Collaboration: Ability to collaborate with clients, understand their needs, and provide creative solutions that meet their expectationsTrend Awareness: Passion to stay updated on design and technology trends to keep creative work current and competitiveProblem Solving: Strong problem-solving skills to address creative challenges and find innovative solutionsTeam Building and Collaboration: Building and nurturing a collaborative innovative work environment
Travel is required.