The Charles NYC

Senior Visual Designer

Full-Time in New York, NY - Mid Level - Creative

The Charles Group is looking for a Senior Designer to work alongside their Creative Team in New York. The role will primarily consist of a focus on design, art direction and content production across digital channels and platforms for select skincare, hair care and cosmetic brands.

Our ideal candidate;

  • Minimum of 2 years experience in the beauty or related industries
  • Minimum of 3 years experience within an agency
  • Bachelor's Degree in Art, Design, Media or related field
  • Well versed in clean beauty
  • Keen eye for industry related news and digital trends

Role and Responsibilities

  • Concept, strategize, design, and visualize content for print, brand and digital channels
  • Apply campaign level thinking to develop captivating narratives and outstanding visuals that supersedes client expectations and strengthens their market position.
  • Develop client interaction experience with the ability to build relationships, understand client vision/direction and present designs and concepts.
  • Define the look and feel of what is next in design and art direction and an interest in the latest design trends, technology and social media.
  • Develop creative solutions and provide design and art direction for assigned projects
  • Oversee creative output for assigned accounts/clients and new business
  • Self manage time and ensure work is completed on schedule and on budget
  • Self-initiate ideas and proactively contribute to initiatives
  • Maintain a level of excellence across all project work output
  • Have a solid understanding of Client KPis/Business Goals and ensure you were working to meet them in assigned projects
  • Have a top level understanding of project profitability as pertains to your projects
  • Participate in new business development efforts including strategic, creative and art direction components
  • Work with CCO and Project Manager/Production teams to provide creative input on creative briefs, SOWs and assignments
  • Provide support and guidance for the junior members of the design team ensuring there is a strong eye towards skill development based on their skillset.
  • Clearly communicate expectations and standards of delivery to the broader project team, and ensure adherence to these expectations.
  • Work with other designers to extend the visual language of a diverse range of projects and concept new ideas and new designs.
  • Maintaining frequent contact with the assigned account leads to manage delivery and project process expectations.