Our client is seeking a Creative Director to join their Marketing team in Beaverton, Oregon.
The Creative Director is responsible for developing and executing messaging platforms for company and product brands, and all creative strategies for product and/or service initiatives. Creative strategies must support the achievement of the business' strategic objectives and revenue goals.
The Creative Director is a leader who inspires the creative team to deliver content that engages and feeds the funnel in a well-established, first-class marketing organization. The ability to think outside and inside the box from different angles of vision is required to appeal to a variety of target audiences within multi-sided network business.
The Creative Director works closely with the Vice-President of Marketing, and the Marketing Director.
Creative Director Responsibilities
Develops and shapes the go-to-market "story" for the business that supports effective product, sales, brand execution and information leadership initiatives.
Manages the creative execution of the brand experience, and conveys value proposition across all marketing channels
Together with key stakeholders, develops marketing strategies and measurable department goals that support the achievement of business objectives.
Manages multiple priorities and produces quality creative, that responds to dynamic market conditions, and a rapidly changing competitive environment.
Directs the creative execution of web content, marketing materials, media, press activities, social media and other lead generation tactics, consistent with brand guidelines.
Leads strategic brainstorming sessions, creative brief and campaign development, and directs creative execution.
Defines the content, identifies keynote speakers and collaborates with stakeholders to produce the annual User Conference, our signature customer event.
With the Product Development department, ensures brand implementation is consistent with brand experience.
Manages media relationships for the most effective distribution of messaging and positioning,
Directs outside agencies, freelancers and other contractors who assist with marketing activities.
Understands the cost-effectiveness (ROI} and overall value of creative programs and activities, and strives for constant improvement.
Other duties as assigned.
Creative Director Managerial Responsibilities
Manages a team of copywriters and designers, and inspires innovative thinking that results in business goal achievement.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities according to the organization's policies and applicable laws.
Manages contract relationships including: defining and monitoring the delivery of work scope within budget limits.
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies' staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.
VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.
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