Lead / ACD Graphic Designer

About MOJO:

We are an integrated marketing and customer experience consultancy comprised of professionals across offices in New York, San Francisco, Cincinnati with options for remote working. MOJO’s team includes former CMO’s, brand and agency rock stars, management consultants, start-up and technical leaders – all working relentlessly to deliver against our clients’ greatest opportunities.

Our range of service offerings are designed to cover the spectrum, from strategy to activation, helping clients bring transformative initiatives and experiences to market. Our ability to seamlessly partner from thought to execution helps companies of all sizes thrive.

We are a tight-knit group of professionals who love what we do. Together, we create engaging and dynamic brands, products and experiences. We are dreamers and doers. You’ll do well here if you’re interested in collaborating and winning with a diverse team committed to enjoying each other and the work we do.

Who we are looking for:

MOJO is looking for a curious, passionate, and well-rounded Lead or Associate Creative Director of Graphic Design to join our growing agency. As a team member, We are seeking an entrepreneurial spirit with an interest in digital design and content creation. Working collaboratively is your normal operating mode as you’ll find yourself working very closely with other designers, communications and marketing, technology, project managers, and business folks. You are also very comfortable working directly with and presenting solutions to clients and stakeholders. You’re someone who can zoom out to connect the dots, zoom in to fine tune the details, and are looking for a fun, low-ego, and challenging environment. If this sounds like you, we’d love to talk to you about joining the MOJO family.

Your responsibilities:

  • Drive brand style and messaging both internally and externally
  • Collaborate with the creative director and account team to deliver on projects objective and strategy to develop creative concepts and executions
  • Lead the creative process from brief to production. Help clarify creative goals, direct promotional photo and video shoots, oversee production assets and workflow. Prioritize all projects to ensure on-time delivery
  • Lead and collaborate with a larger project team to execute on design research, brainstorming, sketching, detailed design, presentation, and documentation
  • Build an environment in which people are inspired to achieve creative excellence and take risks
  • Articulate ideas and rationale, written and verbal, to internal team members and clients
  • Innovate on process, methods, and workflow and push for the best way of working
  • Thrive in a challenging, fast-paced, creative workplace
  • Comfortable operating a camera and manipulating artwork in Photoshop to create “something” from “nothing”

Your skills and experience:

  • Strong comprehension of digital, print, and photography design principles
  • A proven methodology or process to your work
  • Capable of succeeding independently or alongside a team 
  • 5+ years of creative design experience, demonstrating strong creative and art direction skills across disciplines
  • Strong verbal skills with an eye for creating engaging presentations 
  • Outstanding project management skills, with the ability to prioritize multiple deadlines, reconcile competing interests, and streamline workflow
  • Expert proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Strong visual-design fundamentals
  • Openness to critique, collaboration, and co-authorship
  • Eagerness to grow and learn, as well as teach and guide
  • Proficiency with tools of trade including Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, and Invision

Benefits & Perks include:

  • Medical
  • HSA and FSA options
  • Dependent care
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Mobile Phone & home internet stipend
  • Weekly team lunches
  • Office filled with snacks, drinks and more
  • Company sponsored Happy Hours
  • Annual Company Wide All Hands Event – includes Travel