About Compass Compass is a real estate technology company building a single platform that supports the entire home buying and selling process. We deliver an incomparable experience to both agents and their clients all in service of our mission to help everyone find their place in the world.
Our Technology Compass is building the infrastructure, data and technology on which the future of the real estate industry will operate. Compass' platform integrates listings, client and transaction data all in one place, giving agents personalized recommendations and insights on how to better serve their clients.
Our Investors Compass has raised $1.2 billion in financing to date. In its most recent round, Compass secured $400 million in Series F funding led by the Softbank Vision Fund and Qatar Investment Authority (QIA), with participation from Wellington, IVP and Fidelity. Now valued at $4.4B. Compass investors have backed the most promising technology companies in the world including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Airbnb, WeWork, Uber and Lyft.
Compass is looking for an Associate Design Manager to join our team. Here is what we're looking for
A strategic creative mind, adept at unpacking and resolving a challenge and eloquently presenting the rationale for a solution
Passion for integrated thinking and cross-channel programs
Proficiency in project management, driving the efficient and effective workflow of a Design team
Experience mentoring, inspiring, and leading creative teams; both on a 1:1 level, and in larger project settings that require multiple designers supporting
Skilled at typography, hierarchy, composition, and any kind of graphic element
Skilled at building grid systems and style sheets
Skilled at creating style guides and initiating design workshops
Skilled at handling feedback and constructive criticism from others, as well as giving feedback to others
Expert in building design systems that impact the work flows of all designers regionally
BFA at a Design school or equivalent education/experience, MFA is a plus
Design agency or In-house creative studio experience
Must have expertise in Creative Suite
6+ years of experience
1+ years of managing designers
At Compass you will
Be the visionary and thought leader for the Compass brand in the Region - ensuring cohesiveness with the Compass brand for all Regional initiatives, while pushing our Creative output to evolve in the form of locally relevant branding, advertising and marketing programs
Both create, and manage the creation of, exceptional work for our agents and brand across all media, with a particular focus on brand identity, advertising and content
Work in close partnership with Marketing and Design counterparts in the development, refinement and delivery processes, offering optimizations to our workflow and approach where needed
Actively manage, motivate and support an eager team of direct reports
Be responsible for setting a tone and standard within our Design team to constantly elevate our offering and achieve beyond expectations
Share thought leadership within the team, department and the Region that facilitate creative growth and inspiration
Why Compass / We're one of Glassdoor's Best Places to Work for 2019! Compass is building the first modern real estate platform and we're bringing together the world's sharpest, most creative professionals across real estate, engineering, business, marketing, and design.
Opportunity / With the solutions-driven mindset of a startup and the sophistication of a luxury brand, Compass is the future of real estate. Transform an industry with limitless potential and broad impact, at a company that fosters and celebrates personal growth.
Culture / Collaborate daily with other proven talents in a dynamic office environment with a strong community spirit. At Compass our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place.
Benefits / Enjoy premium health insurance, gym and tuition reimbursement, team events, and fun extras.