Lead Visual Designer, US

New York, United States | Celtra Studio | Contract | Fully remote

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If you’re an experienced Digital Design Lead, passionate about digital creation powered by AI, master of visual design and ready to take ownership of some of the biggest international brand campaign productions, this job is for you! 

Celtra Studio is looking for a proactive, driven Lead Visual Designer, experienced in digital animations, video and/or motion graphics, that will own ideation, planning, and production of high-quality digital advertising campaigns.

Celtra Studio is Celtra’s global digital creative hub supporting Celtra clients with strategic, creative & consulting services powered by Celtra solutions. You’d be joining a team of Designers, Copywriters, Strategic planners and Creative Production Managers that work directly with brands and their creative partners to assure their creative success with Celtra solutions. Brands currently working with Studio: Adidas, Reebok, P&G, Spotify, Casper, Lululemon. 

You’d also play a role in shaping the future of Studio’s services portfolio, creative credentials, as well as the future of Celtra’s software solutions, contributing feedback and improvement suggestions directly to the Product Development team. 

We’re looking for someone who can take ownership of multiple projects and initiatives and manage a US-based team of Designers, while also collaborating with Studio Leadership on specific client and team goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Ownership of multiple projects/initiatives and successful execution within the set timeline
  • Build complex creative experiences in Celtra software and maintain high design standards on all assigned projects
  • Drive significant improvements of visual design and visual ideation outcomes, provide client consulting when required
  • Mentor and supervise a team of Designers, Jr. Designers and Design interns, give feedback on their design work and overall progression, help with onboarding of new hires
  • Work closely with other Lead designers and Directors to ensure we accomplish our client and team objectives, suggest workflow improvements where needed

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years work experience as a senior digital designer within agency or similar position
  • 1-2 years of experience managing creative teams or freelancers
  • Advanced knowledge of visual design and experience creating concepts in a digital environment
  • Advanced understanding of content marketing creation, advanced animation skills, advanced UX skills, are all a plus
  • Skilled in digital design and advanced use of design software (Adobe Suite, Sketch, Figma) 
  • Portfolio displaying work in digital design: conceptual examples, campaign work, animation, videos, motion graphics, etc.
  • Detail-oriented, self-motivated, well organized and diligent, someone who thrives in a fast-paced, ever-evolving landscape

About Celtra

Celtra helps creative and in-house marketing teams design, approve, and deliver digital creative across the ever-growing number of campaigns, markets, designs, and variants. Celtra’s Creative Automation Software for Marketing helps brands move faster than ever while dramatically scaling content production. Companies like adidas, Spotify, Unilever, Lululemon, YETI, and hundreds more partner with Celtra to cut production costs while increasing efficiencies and output in the cloud.

If you have an interest in a company who’s interested in both your wellness and your wallet (medical, dental, vision, parental leave, education, fitness, commuter, 401k... you get the picture), you should apply. Celtra is a remote-first company with hubs in Boston (MA), New York City, London (UK), Singapore, and Ljubljana (SI). For more information, visit Celtra at http://www.celtra.com or @CeltraMobile on Twitter.