Country:

Poland

Cities:

Krakow, Warsaw, Wrocław

Area of expertise:

Experience Design

Job Description

Global Solutions Area Creative Director



Welcome to the Global Solution Areas Creative Services team, where the best in creative and technology mix it up to push the boundaries of innovation. We're a fast-moving, big-idea-dreaming, mishmash of Designers, UX Architects, Writers, and more, who, when brought together, create the transformative solutions that will drive Avanade’s growth ambitions. 

 

As a part of the Portfolio Management and Incubation team, in a Creative Director role, you will be involved in the development of the go to market assets and accelerators that will help Avanade deliver real human impact for our clients.  You will be responsible for leading our creative services team, coordinating both on-shore and off-shore teams, in creating UX and design deliverables. You will influence the Avanade brand and the ways we sell and deliver across our business, in every region around the globe.  


Key Responsibilities: 

Build trust and equity with clients and internal teams  

Understand client brands and how to execute on technology platforms (e.g., Sitecore, SharePoint, etc.) 

Consistently bring creative thinking and ideas to life 

Lead the Plan, Analyze, Design, Build, and Test workstreams in all project phases 

Oversee, review, and create design deliverables such as, but not limited to, branding and creative briefs, graphics, and layouts

Contribute to delivery of architecture-focused deliverables such as, but not limited to, information architecture, taxonomy, and content structures

Oversee and manage partnerships with cross-functional technology and UX teams to integrate solutions and requirements into design strategies  

Mentor and foster growth in team

Set objectives and lead the delivery of projects that have a direct effect on business results within a functional or operational area  

Oversee direction and coordination with offshore resources for project deliverables  

 

Candidate Profile:

You have passion, enthusiasm, and entrepreneurship in driving Creative Solutions.  You have a demonstrated leadership track record in sales and deal shaping acumen and developing and growing long term, high value client relationships.  You bring energy to our clients and the various people you interact with daily and you’re adept at communications, especially with influencing and negotiation capabilities that help you establish and grow sale opportunities with key clients.  


You have demonstrated experience in design, as well as experience leading creative teams.  You have a Bachelor's degree in Design, Graphic Design, or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  A Master’s degree in a related discipline is a plus.  


Knowledge & Experience:  

Strong portfolio that demonstrates an expert capability in design principles and solutions  

Extensive experience with visual design, principles of UI design, layouts, graphics development, typography, color, and visual theories  

Knowledge of user experience disciplines such as UX architecture, research, usability, and content strategies 

Expert with Adobe Creative Suite needed; capability with W3C HTML / XHTML, CSS, and Flash a plus  

Experience working with cross-functional teams  

Trained and experienced in digital design, web, and mobile development in an enterprise environment  

B2B and B2C experience highly valued  

Experience designing with mobile layouts in mind  

Capable of understanding and articulating technical feasibility of solutions  

Capable of communicating with technical developers to transfer design to deliverables 


About Avanade 

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help fuel transformation and growth for our clients and their customers. Avanade has 30,000 digitally connected people across 24 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com. 


Avanade® Is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Avanade prohibits discrimination and harassment against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military, or marital status, genetic information or any other protected status.






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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.