Stanley Black & Decker is seeking a multi-talented Group CreativeManagerto join our fast-growing in-house Global Customer Experience team.
The candidate should have a track record of leading a cross-functional team in creating engaging content, have a keen eye for design,a strong sense of visual storytelling, and marketing acumen.
This individual should have a firm understanding of the creative processfrom creative thinking through to production for all projects.
Job Specifications :
The primary focus of this position is to lead a cross-functional team of creatives to support a brand(s)from concept through to production following brand style guides along the way.
Project types include video, photography, graphics, packaging, and digital design. The right candidate will be a self-starter who is able to take the initiative and manage their team’s projects working withother global Studio team membersand Brand Strategists to achieve the best possible results.
Required Skills :
Exceptional design skills with the ability to lead others in strong creative direction
Ability to sell big ideasand drive executions through production
Clearly convey creative direction and brand messaging to internal creative teams, as well as external vendors.
Provides creative and art direction for photo and video projects frompre production through post production
Proficient in managing production budgets
Provides creative direction for new product launches or regional campaigns
Ability to collaborate with a fast-paced global team
Proven ability to manage a busy workload
Exceptional time management
Experience working with large-scale brands
Strong understanding of production processes
Education and Technical Requirements :
4-year degree or equivalent experience
7+ years creative experience with an advertising agency, in-house marketingteam, post-production house,or PR / digital marketing agencies.
Advanced Adobe Creative Suite skills
Proficiency in all applicable software (Adobe Creative Suite InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator After Effects, Premiere a plus)
Portfolio with relevant work experience and examples required with resume