You're probably not one to take a job just to make your friends jealous, but in case you are, PepsiCo is hiring a Design Sr. Manager in Dublin, Ireland.
What You’ll Do…
The Senior Manager, Brand Design Strategy is a design leader responsible for the management and execution of comprehensive brand and graphic design projects within our Global Beverages Group portfolio. The main objective of this role is to develop and execute major brand design projects, strategies, and innovations for Gatorade.
•Design Project Management: Responsible for partnering across disciplines within PepsiCo and external suppliers to ensure design assets are developed and delivered with quality, value, and on-time.
•Brand Design Development: Develops and directs total visual brand identity for specific brands in the portfolio, working in collaboration with the Chief Design Officer and other design leaders cutting across brand, product, packaging, marketing equipment, and advertising. Generates creative design proposals (visions, scenarios, concepts) in order to visualize the desired output and share it with internal and external team members. Participates in research activities and effectively translates customer needs into actionable design requirements and solutions. Responsible for final design recommendations, decisions and design approval to enable artwork execution / production phases. Ensure thorough consideration of all project variables and that the final solution will perform as planned.
•Design R&D and Innovation: Identifies and promotes self-initiated design programs that generate critical business value for one or more divisions.
•Support the PepsiCo Design Organization in OUS Regions: Partners regularly with the OUS Design, R&D and business teams. Shares his / her work and supports the development of design culture in the OUS Regions.
•External Design Network: Supports the PepsiCo Design Organization in building and cultivating a strong external design network.
Job Post Linkhttps://workingnotworking.com/unjobboard/7401-pepsico-design-sr-manager
September 4, 2020
- Retirement Plan
- Generous Vacation
- Great benefits
- Relocation assistance
- Work from home
Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Design, Experience Design, Brand Design, or Graphic Design required. Master’s degree in a Design discipline preferred.
Deep brand design experience (e.g. developing strategic brands, brand packaging, brand experiences)
Extraordinary design taste
Expertise in using the Adobe Creative Suite software
Experience participating in human-centered research and defining design actionable principles
Ability to work in an ambiguous and dynamic work environment; is comfortable with risk and uncertainty
Effectively build relationships and influence senior levels in the organization across regions and functions in order to deliver on project plans
Drive for results, able to influence and accomplish tasks through formal and informal channels
Effectively communicates (verbally and written) with internal and external stakeholders across all levels. Must have compelling presentation and proposal skills.
Must be willing and able to travel 15-20% of the time