Job Description

Do you look at everything with a designer’s eye? Are you extremely organized? Have you managed a team of designers? We’ve been looking for you! We have disrupted the traditional agency model and have seen tremendous growth which has brought on a team of new designers. We are looking for a strategic leader that can be a part of the direction and growth of the design team and lead by example as a master of design and communication.

  • Be a design expert and guide other designers in building assets
  • Oversee deliverables, pace, and timeline of creative team projects
  • Manage the design team schedules
  • Review work, troubleshoot, and provide structured and constructive feedback to creative teams
  • Oversee outgoing content to ensure assets are meeting brand standards and exceeding client expectations
  • Direct the creative team from pre-production through execution of all design projects
  • Set the visual standards across all client deliverables
  • Cultivate the development and personal/professional growth of creative team members
  • Maintain Designed.co’s visual brand across company digital assets
  • Build a world-class creative team from recruitment through ongoing training
  • Assist with onboarding and overseeing client communications
  • Leverage the use of our home-grown project and design management system (aka “the hub”) to enhance customer experience and drive efficiency for operations and design production

Requirements

  • 3-5+ years of agency or freelance design experience
  • Fine art or other design degrees from an accredited University
  • Experienced management and growth of design teams
  • Recent personal design portfolio that includes print, digital, packaging & branding design disciplines
  • Managed a team of 5+ graphic designers
  • Have a unique skill? Tell us about it.

Compensation

  • Competitive salary + unique client-based bonuses
  • Health & dental insurance after 90 days
  • PTO, wellness & mental health days
  • Yearly company retreat & travel

Our Culture

  • Have an ownership-like mentality, take pride in your work
  • Be dependable, deadline-driven, execute to plan, on-time, every time
  • Clearly communicate with the team & clients, honestly & effectively
  • Be highly organized, time-efficient & able to prioritize/multitask
  • Overachieve, go above & beyond to deliver value above what is expected or required
  • Speak your mind, present new ideas, defend your turf
  • Think outside of the box, bring solutions, not problems
  • Be passionate about design & have a positive outlook

About Us

Designed.co is a software-enabled graphic design subscription built for leading brands of the future. We leverage technology to bridge the gap between amazing US-based designers and happy, long-term clients. The result is quality design without the cost and complexity.

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