As an Associate Creative Director with Northeastern, you'll be at the center of concepting, design and execution for the University's digital, print and experiential brand development initiatives. In support of the Creative Director, you'll be a manager, mentor and partner to designers and writers whose experience runs from junior to veteran.
To be successful in this role you should be a multi-channel design leader, an effective marketing strategist, and an original thinker – excelling at managing multiple projects and deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
A portfolio showcasing exceptional creative work.
BFA/BA in Graphic, Digital Media Design or related field (or significant equivalent experience).
8+ years industry expertise; preferably in an agency environment.
Strategic and conceptual mind.
A deep understanding of design principles. (typography, color, layout etc...)
Knowledge of Information Architecture (IA) and User Experience (UX) methods a plus.
Strong communication and presentation skills
Ability to keep up with current trends in technology, design, and communication.
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite—in particular Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
Experience supervising junior staff a plus.
What stands us apart:
We offer a highly competitive benefits package, including tuition waivers for that master's degree or certificate you've been thinking about.
A selection of other current offerings includes medical, dental, and vision plans, generous retirement programs, discounts on technology products, health and fitness programs, ample paid time off, and professional development opportunities.
Requisition Number: STFR004961
Notes for JobElephant:
Internal Number: 57462
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.