Manager, Creative Services

Marketing & Communications
Posted: 06/23/2020
Full Time
Phoenix, AZ
CIM Group is looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Manager, Creative Services to join our team. The perfect candidate will be responsible for designing well-thought-out and creative projects for CIM including logos, collateral, print, digital, video and much more supporting CIM’s commercial real estate projects. Manager must be business savvy, be able to solve assignments creatively, and have an awareness of current trends in design and visual communications. Having the ability to meet deadlines is a must. While reporting to the Vice President, Creative Services, this individual will manage a junior graphic designer, providing inspiration, input and oversight on their projects. 
  • Provide designs for branding/identity, collateral, digital assets, signage and various other marketing materials for our commercial properties including apartments, office and retail
  • Work closely with Leasing, Property Management, Investments and other internal teams to effectively convey key messaging and value propositions through creative marketing tools to drive ROI
  • Leverage digital expertise to convey compelling stories through websites, mapping, virtual tours, interactive designs, webinars and other online tools
  • Collaborate with others on the team to support creative needs for corporate branding and financial services marketing
  • Create brand standard guidelines for newly created logos and marketing programs
  • Develop engaging and integrated website graphics as well as interactive digital presentations
  • Assist with storyboarding various videos and, at times, direct photo/video shoots
  • Follow brand identity standards, specifically colors, typography, and composition
  • Manage one junior graphic designer
  • Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts, or a related field of study, or equivalent work experience
  • 7+ years working as a professional designer
  • A strong and consistent portfolio of design demonstrating deep understanding of typography, color and layout
  • Previous experience in commercial real estate
  • Extensive experience in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Prior experience managing other creative team members
  • Adept at project management with the ability to handle multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and turn projects around quickly
  • Extremely strong attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Flexibility and ability to adapt to changes quickly; always willing to roll up sleeves and get things done
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal skills who works well within a team and independently as needed
  • Ability to give others constructive feedback on their projects
  • Proficiently use Microsoft Office products: edit PowerPoint presentations, create charts using Excel and create documents in Word
  • CIM does not accept unsolicited resumes from Agencies.  Any unsolicited resumes received from Agencies will be considered property of CIM and no fees will be due or paid.  If you wish to become an approved Agency with CIM or any of its Affiliates, please contact a member of the CIM Talent Acquisition Team.