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Digital Creative Director

COMPANY

 

Uber

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San Francisco, CA, US

Description

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

 

 

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About the Role

 

 

Uber is looking for an experienced Digital Creative Director to join our Marketing team and drive creative and copy for Uber’s performance channels. Come shape the brand and invent innovative ways to introduce Uber to the world. The right candidate will be an excellent communicator, comfortable in a high-velocity environment, and passionate about building the Uber brand. This position is full-time and based in San Francisco.

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What You’ll Do
  • Lead the creation of world-class creative for Uber’s performance channels
  • Oversee copywriting and design that spans headlines, advertising, push, in-app, landing pages, and emails adhering to Uber’s brand voice and visual guidelines
  • Ensure all touchpoints are on brand, coherent in terms of style, quality and tone of voice across all channels
  • Deliver consistent quality in all aspects of performance creative execution
  • Partner with cross-functional teams to plan, concept, and and execute on creative deliverables
  • Raise the bar on content creation at Uber by crafting compelling designs, leveraging data and constantly iterating to optimal results
  • Collaborate with external agency partners and freelancer network, managing process, work, budgets, and personnel
  • Direct the performance and CRM creative functions ensuring that the team, culture, capabilities, tools, and processes support Uber’s objectives
  • Manage and influence up, down, and across organizations to drive collaboration and consensus around creative direction
  • Set creative team visions and quarterly team goals that ladders up to business objectives
  • Champion innovation by introducing new ideas and inspiration to the team and vendors
  • Provide critical creative feedback to help shape best-in-class work
  • Collaborate with internal teams to develop communication and creative workflow processes
  • Manage and mentor the growth of the team in terms of skill sets and career paths

 

What you’ll need

  • 10+ years of creative experience with a minimum 5+ years of managerial experience in a design or creative department overseeing both copy and design. Design or brand agency experience a plus.
  • Experience working on creative for digital channels (email, digital paid advertising, push, in-app, landing pages)
  • Strong collaboration skills
  • Outstanding portfolio demonstrating best-in-class advertising work; strong digital and experiential work preferred, audio experience a plus
  • Excellent conceptual and design skills and ___
  • Experience overseeing both copy and design.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects, manage time in an efficient way, and effectively implement creative feedback from Marketing leads and our Executive Creative Director
  • Take direction from non-creative stakeholders and translate their business needs into a design aesthetic that effectively motivates our audiences across a variety of channels
  • Excellent communication skills; you can articulate why specific creative decisions were made to stakeholders
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (graphic design or a similar focus is preferred)
  • A thorough understanding of designing for digital platforms and expertise with Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch (knowledge of Figma is a plus) and presentation tools

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