Giant Spoon is looking for a Design Director. The ideal candidate is obsessed with design and driven to make all things beautiful. A strong visual storyteller with proven experience developing branding systems as well as executing world class design that span platforms. This designer is a stickler for fundamentals and a seeker of innovation.
Oversee creation and production of all design across brands.
Develop and implement design and branding systems.
Collaborate closely with the Creative Director to develop and institute world-class design solutions
Inspire and mentor a team of talented designers through consistency and excellence in craft.
Maintain timelines and execution standards across multiple projects.
Effectively share and present design strategies to the clients
Elevate the design practice in all capacities within the agency
10+ years of design experience, plus a Bachelor’s or equivalent in related field
Experience designing across traditional, digital, environmental, and social platforms
Proficiency in Mac OSX, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Office and Acrobat
An unflinching desire for good design and a vocation to impeccable design principles
Strong organizational abilities, including time and resource management
Digitally connected, passionate about technology and innovation with an insatiable curiosity for how it applies to our industry