Creative Strategist Position

 
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Noun Project (thenounproject.com) is seeking an experienced Creative Strategist to lead and execute its photo content strategy. The right candidate will own the creative vision that delivers on the business objectives of the company. This is a hands-on role that will encompass both strategy and execution. Please note this is not a marketing or social media role.

We’re located in Los Angeles, CA. Visa sponsorship is not available at this time; all candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S. We do our best work when we’re working together as a team, therefore remote work will not be considered.

We believe broad perspectives are fundamental to serving our international community, and that diverse experiences are the key to innovation, collaboration, and awareness of the globalized context we live in. We strongly encourage people from backgrounds currently underrepresented in tech to apply, and look forward to welcoming the best candidates to our team regardless of their national origin, gender, ethnicity, religion, or sexual orientation.

Responsibilities

  • Own the creative vision and execution of our photo content strategy

  • Ensure alignment between content and business goals set by Head of Product

  • Develop an execution strategy and communicate clear methodology for deliverables

  • Lead and uphold brand voice and tone through photo content

  • Define and clearly articulate photo content strategy to new contributors to ensure brand consistency

  • Identify, source, and onboard hand-selected photographers to the platform

  • Build a strong community of contributors

  • Lead partnerships with relevant brands and organizations to create new content

  • Guide influencer partnerships and production of creative campaigns

  • Impact and influence how content evolves over time by paying attention to contemporary events and cultural trends

  • Concept, plan, and provide art direction for photoshoots

  • Run community challenges to keep content ever-green

  • Work with Communications on creating engaging social content

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience in a Creative Strategist, Creative Director, Digital Strategist, Art Director or similar roles

  • Experience in all phases of a creative project, from conceptual development to execution.

  • Experience building and leading creative communities

  • A keen eye for design/aesthetics

  • Knowledge of existing photo editing and design tools

  • Ability to think creatively and execute strategically

  • Experience with social media and existing photo communities

Benefits

  • Fortune 500 benefits including great health, dental, vision and 401K plans.

  • Competitive salary.

  • Healthy work-life balance.

  • Creative & dog-friendly work environment.

  • Paid family and pregnancy leave.

  • We're small. We all share our ideas. We all collaborate.