The Company

Star is a global consultancy that connects strategy, design, engineering and marketing services into a seamless workflow devised to support our clients every step of the way – no matter how long or complex their journey. We anchor everything we do in clear and compelling endgames, which in turn enable our strategists, designers and engineers to create useful, scalable products and solutions. We are 750 strategists, designers, engineers and marketers in 12 locations around the world, and we are here to make every great idea, every great person and every great company shine. That is why we’re called Star.

The Opportunity

Star is looking for an experienced Art Director to join our Marketing team to work on a wide range of projects. We seek a skilled design leader; a strategic, innovative problem solver, and a collaborative team player who can lead the art direction of a team while handling multiple projects of differing size and scope. Not only are you a creative leader, you are someone ready and willing (and expected) to be an active participant in the design and installation of these works. Star Marketing is a global team composed of experienced marketers, designers and communications specialists. We are dedicated to creating exceptional collaborative environments where our members will work better together. It’s an exciting time in our brand’s evolution and this opportunity is perfect for a creative and inventive thinker to contribute to our story.

The Person

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A marketing, economics, design or business degree
  • You have at least 5 years of experience as a Design Lead or Art Director at a creative agency or other B2B company
  • Multi-disciplinary experience: campaigns, interactive, digital, social, video
  • Great design skills that cover a wide range of creative execution
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills: meet tight deadlines and manage multiple projects at once
  • You are comfortable with projects that may not be completely defined
  • You have a diverse portfolio of both offline and online creative work
  • You have the ability to juggle multiple projects at one time, and provide clear and timely direction and effective feedback across multiple mediums
  • You are a positive force that elevates the work of the people around you
  • You can articulate the rationale behind a story and design decisions, and exhibit strong managerial skills to guide both the internal team and external partners
  • You have an incredible eye for detail
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and group-collaboration skills
  • Ability to take the initiative, be responsive to deadlines and manage marketing art projects
  • Good communication skills in English
  • Good understanding of brands and marketing outside of marketing art

Responsibilities

  • Know the Star business; be curious about our brand, messaging, content; and use your knowledge to fuel creative decisions
  • Create world-class visual design and art direction for marketing assets for all online and offline use
  • Lead the design direction and be the ‘reviewer’ for our marketing materials
  • Be accountable for ensuring work across the team is on brief, on brand and of the highest quality
  • Lead the development of the brand and visual identity of the company
  • Ensure brand best practices are upheld through all touchpoints
  • Mentor and inspire teammates and colleagues to do amazing work
  • Thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment
  • Demonstrate strong organizational skills: meet tight deadlines and manage multiple projects

Compensation and Benefits

Star offers a competitive and rewarding salary and benefits package, as well as an intellectually and creatively stimulating work environment. You will find professional flexibility, new ways of working and unique international travel opportunities.