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BaseNYC is seeking a Digital Design Director

18.02.2021 – Digital

Description

BaseNYC is expanding and to support our growing team we are looking for an additional Design Director. As a Digital Design Director at Base, you will be in charge of building iconic brands through the development of unique digital experiences for a wide range of projects and clients. In this senior role, you will inspire, lead and guide both external and internal constituencies.

BaseNYC is currently working remotely, but candidates will be expected to be NY based when we return to the studio in mid to late 2021 to work on-site when we can all be together again!

Responsibilities

  • Work alongside Digital Director and Strategist to help clients define and solve complex communication problems through overarching digital strategy.
  • Work with clients to create a unique brand experience that is uncompromisingly and uniquely "them".
  • Take charge of and nurture the Base team through your energy, inspiration and organization.
  • Be passionate about the intersection of design, contemporary issues, technology and trends.
  • Design at an extremely high level, lead by example.
  • Seek creative and innovative ways to create brand experiences from concepting to design that are fresh, contemporary and relevant.
  • Direct, critique, and mentor designers and oversee all design work in relation to digital project and team presentations.

Qualifications

  • 6+ years creative experience.
  • Comprehensive understanding of pixel grids, responsive design and variations of form factors.
  • Understanding of limitations and opportunities of screen-based and interactive media.
  • Proactive. Positive. Rigorous.
  • Exceptionally decisive when it comes to major creative choices.
  • Equal parts creative & strategic.
  • A fundamental understanding of project management, budget and timing.
  • A restless thinker with a desire to challenge, surprise and stretch those around you.
  • Both highly-skilled & well-rounded (across all channels of graphic design and identity systems, and in many platforms, from web to physical).
  • Able to lead multiple projects that vary in scale at any given time.
  • Be culturally engaged and perpetually curious about the world around you.

How to apply

Please send the following to jobs-nyc@basedesign.com, using "Digital Design Director" in subject of your email.

  • A CV in PDF format
  • A portfolio in PDF format and/or a link to your website
  • Your contact information

Thank you in advance for your interest in Base.