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Digital Design Director

Posted: 11/6/2018
Location: Louisville, KY
Employment: Full Time

ABOUT THE JOB:  As Digital Design Director, you will lead our Louisville creative team and be the day-to-day representative of the creative department. You will be hands-on, both leading and creating. You will design enterprise-level websites and collaborate with the strategy, UX and development teams. You'll also help lead our clients to forward-thinking digital ideas.

ABOUT YOUYou've been honing your digital design skills for years, and you're ready to step up. Your designs and ideas go beyond the usual templated look, and your portfolio stands out in a crowd. You're ready to be the go-to creative on your accounts and lead a small team of other talented creatives. You present your work with clarity and confidence, and you're generally a nice person to work with.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Concept original design ideas that make viewing and navigating a website easy and enjoyable.
  • Help scope and estimate website requests for new and existing clients.
  • Breathe life to digital experiences beyond websites, like social media and augmented reality.
  • Stay current on digital design and marketing trends.
  • Collaborate and communicate with other creatives, strategists, developers, PMs and your account team.
  • Create compelling presentations, and effectively sell your work to co-workers and clients.
  • Mentor and lead a team of other talented, passionate creative professionals.

APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS

  • 8+ years of digital design experience and a portfolio that shows off your skills. Agency experience a plus.
  • The ideal portfolio will have website designs, digital / social media campaigns.
  • Have UX understanding, but you don't need to be a full-on expert.
  • Mastery of Adobe Suite and modern web design software like Sketch, InVision, etc.
  • Bachelor's degree in Visual Arts, Graphic Design, Digital Design or other related program.

ABOUT US:LEAP is a digitally-focused creative agency, and our goal is simple: Do the smartest, most creative work; collaborate with the best people; and have the most fun while doing it. If you're talented, hard-working and nice, let's create awesome things together! We have a smart team, a healthy work-life balance and a relaxed office environment.