Creative Director. Kuru Footwear. Salt Lake City, UT, USA.
We are Kuru Footwear (https://www.kurufootwear.com/) and we are driven to design and develop footwear that performs at the highest level while empowering you to get out and go chase your dreams. Since the launch of our direct-to-consumer model in 2009, thousands have experienced the unique style, superior support, and unimaginable comfort of KURU. It's not just about what we make, it's what we make possible. Comfort this life-changing is more than a shoe. It's a KURU.
We are CURIOUS.
We are IMAGINATIVE.
We are TENACIOUS.
We MAKE IT COUNT.
Scrappy but SMART.
What you’ll do as the Creative Director:
>Create and lead to a future vision of KURU and build to that state; develop and lead the overall vision for the brand; ensure alignment with the company’s vision, strategic objectives and brand values
>Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including marketing and eCommerce, to ensure alignment and consistency of creative direction across all touchpoints; >Establish and drive a creative culture that engages world class talent, maximizes team potential, and encourages proactive cross-discipline collaboration
>Lead and manage a team of creatives (design, photography, copy) and creative agencies, providing guidance and direction to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality and impactful designs
>Ensure all marketing materials are centered on growing the company through the brand and that the brand satisfies the functional, social, and emotional dimensions that resonates with our customers
What you’ll need to be our Creative Director:
>Not afraid to take risks, you are socially poised and a motivating team builder
>Problem solving; a love for change and innovation; always keeping the big picture in mind
>Innovative, “outside the box” thinking; undaunted by failure
>Passion and proven ability to drive a digital brand that sells to the end user
>Experienced in measuring, tracking KPI’s for self and team, and interprets data well and can define its impact
Job Post Linkhttps://workingnotworking.com/unjobboard/13536-kuru-footwear-creative-director
It's all about the work
Brand Strategy, Content, Content Strategy, Creative Direction, Creative Strategy, Design Strategy, Film Photography, Management of Teams 1-10, Still Life Photography, Videography
May 2, 2023 (Originally posted April 26, 2023)