Creative Director in Liverpool, NY at Raymour & Flanigan

Date Posted: 8/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Creative Director

Job Summary and Mission

Raymour & Flanigan is searching for an experienced Creative Director based in Syracuse, NY to guide our in-house graphic design and copy teams along with helping to manage external agency relationships. High energy, intellect and creativity are musts! He or she will be responsible for leading our graphic designers, copy writers and other internal partners towards brand consistency and evolution. This person will also contribute to the company's greater marketing strategy and priorities.

Creative Director Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities and essential job functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Originate and lead design of new promotions to ignite sales growth in primary product categories
  • Review, critique and improve all existing promotions
  • Guiding graphic designers and copy writers through multitude of cross-channel marketing materials including print, digital, social, etc.
  • Lead creative strategy and design of in-store materials including signage, displays, select paint projects and POP
  • Evolve the Community Outreach program consisting of 400+ in-store events annually
  • Analyze and assess the impact of existing video footage, commercials, brand spots, etc., then provide input on how to improve them.
  • Guidance and accountability of 3rd party creative agencies in partnership with his/her leader

Qualifications

  • 8-10+ years of experience in a high-volume branding, creative-oriented marketing environment
  • Creative, inspirational and positive energy!
  • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Leadership experience overseeing a team with the ability to inspire, develop and provide support.
  • Ability to establish and communicate goals and achieve timelines
  • Comfort and confidence in interacting with all levels of company leadership
  • Excellent with Microsoft Office products
  • Must be willing to relocate to Syracuse, NY

Benefits

Raymour & Flanigan provides a comprehensive benefit package to help our associates achieve their wellness and financial goals which include:

  • Health Insurance (Up to 80% of premium paid) and Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • Company paid Short-term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan w/ Company Match & Profit Sharing
  • Voluntary Life and Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Healthy Savings Account
  • Employee Assistant Program
  • Other Great Benefits
  • Weekly Pay
    • Potential for weekly performance bonus
    • Paid Vacations and Holidays
    • Vacation Purchase Plan
    • Training and leadership development
    • Tuition Reimbursement Program
    • Generous Merchandise Discount

Raymour & Flanigan proudly supports a drug free and smoke free work environment.

Raymour & Flanigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not discriminate against associate or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, genetic information or other basis protected by law.