Shutterfly is looking for a contract Creative Director with great concepting skills and a track record of delivering powerful integrated marketing campaigns. We are an in-house creative department that works across channels (site, email, catalog, social media, display) to deliver campaigns that win us new customers and drive clicks and sales.
This is a 7 month contract managing an in-house team (Art Directors, Photo Art Directors, Designers, Copywriters) and overseeing our production agency's work. You will partner with internal marketing and GM teams as well as your peer Creative Directors. This is a great opportunity to work for a very fun, dynamic and growing brand. This position will be in our Redwood City, CA office and is open to candidates who are able to be physically in the office 4-5 days per week.
Oversee and lead concepting, campaign development and messaging strategy.
Give creative direction and coaching to Art Directors and Copy Strategist.
Pitch campaign concepts to internal stakeholders that meet business need and help grow the brand.
Develop campaigns from concept, through photoshoot to channel deliverables.
Deliver style guides and kit of parts when needed.
Partner with integrated marketing, channel marketing, merch and UX to produce great work that wows and wins customers.
Manage multiple projects, internal clients, and budgets within deadlines.
Build strong rapport with internal clients and stakeholders.
Assign, oversee and approve creative work. Collaborate with other Creative Directors and peers in the creative department.
Manage, lead and inspire creative staff.
EXPERIENCE and QUALIFICATIONS
4 year degree in Art, Design or Advertising
Minimum 3 years experience as a Creative Director and 8 years + in the industry
Must have managed larger teams of direct reports
Exceptional concepting skills as seen in your sample work of campaigns you have developed
Ecommerce experience a must, with both online and print experience
Passionate and driven to create excellent creative work
Able to keep ego in check while driving innovation
Great team player, inspirational and motivating
A portfolio of winning creative work
Able to multi task
Proven track record working in a fast paced, dynamic environment