Thoughtworks is seeking to recruit an experienced design studio manager to traffic manage the resources of the in-house global marketing design team as well as project manage our global brand campaigns. You will be one of the primary contacts for requests for creative and production work from internal clients throughout the business.
This will be a key role within the global marketing design and brand team and will enable the effective management and planning of the creative team's workflow to ensure that projects are delivered efficiently and to deadlines.
You will be a core member of both the brand and global marketing design team, a 16-person strong global team of highly creative and high performing designers that is responsible for creating Thoughtworks’ new visual identity, advertising assets and more in-house. The global marketing design team sits within our corporate brand and communications team.
In this role, you will be responsible for the smooth operation of the marketing design function and interaction with the wider marketing organization. It will be your responsibility to drive standardized creative briefing processes and build rigor into our approval, campaign management and resource allocation operations.
Superb stakeholder and resource allocation skills are key to success in this role. You will have proven project and account management experience and be competent in:
- managing a group of people to direct a piece of work,
- interrogating and improving quality of briefs being assigned to the design team
- allocating the right people to the right work
- monitoring and reporting on the status of the project
- managing and reporting to stakeholders
It’s important that the potential candidate is comfortable working within a fast-paced and ever-changing global environment and thrives on daily challenges. You will also need to be calm under pressure and be good at problem-solving.
It would also be a bonus if you had both agency and in-house experience to draw on
There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys
Date Posted: 09-15-2022
Industry: Information Technology
Employment Type: Regular
Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 28+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.
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