- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- San Francisco
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.
We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.
About the Role
Uber is looking for an experienced Digital Creative Director to join our Marketing team and drive creative and copy for Uber’s performance channels. Come shape the brand and invent innovative ways to introduce Uber to the world. The right candidate will be an excellent communicator, comfortable in a high-velocity environment, and passionate about building the Uber brand. This position is full-time and based in San Francisco.
What You’ll Do
Lead the creation of world-class creative for Uber’s performance channels
Oversee copywriting and design that spans headlines, advertising, push, in-app, landing pages, and emails adhering to Uber’s brand voice and visual guidelines
Ensure all touchpoints are on brand, coherent in terms of style, quality and tone of voice across all channels
Deliver consistent quality in all aspects of performance creative execution
Partner with cross-functional teams to plan, concept, and and execute on creative deliverables
Raise the bar on content creation at Uber by crafting compelling designs, leveraging data and constantly iterating to optimal results
Collaborate with external agency partners and freelancer network, managing process, work, budgets, and personnel
Direct the performance and CRM creative functions ensuring that the team, culture, capabilities, tools, and processes support Uber’s objectives
Manage and influence up, down, and across organizations to drive collaboration and consensus around creative direction
Set creative team visions and quarterly team goals that ladders up to business objectives
Champion innovation by introducing new ideas and inspiration to the team and vendors
Provide critical creative feedback to help shape best-in-class work
Collaborate with internal teams to develop communication and creative workflow processes
Manage and mentor the growth of the team in terms of skill sets and career paths
What you’ll need
10+ years of creative experience with a minimum 5+ years of managerial experience in a design or creative department overseeing both copy and design. Design or brand agency experience a plus.
Experience working on creative for digital channels (email, digital paid advertising, push, in-app, landing pages)
Strong collaboration skills
Outstanding portfolio demonstrating best-in-class advertising work; strong digital and experiential work preferred, audio experience a plus
Excellent conceptual and design skills and ___
Experience overseeing both copy and design.
Ability to work on multiple projects, manage time in an efficient way, and effectively implement creative feedback from Marketing leads and our Executive Creative Director
Take direction from non-creative stakeholders and translate their business needs into a design aesthetic that effectively motivates our audiences across a variety of channels
Excellent communication skills; you can articulate why specific creative decisions were made to stakeholders
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience (graphic design or a similar focus is preferred)
A thorough understanding of designing for digital platforms and expertise with Adobe Creative Cloud, Sketch (knowledge of Figma is a plus) and presentation tools
About the company
Uber Technologies Inc. is an American international transportation network company headquartered in San Francisco, California. The company develops, markets and operates the Uber mobile app, which allows consumers with smartphones to submit a trip request which is then routed to Uber drivers who use their own cars. By May 28, 2015, the service was available in 58 countries and 300 cities worldwide. Since Uber's launch, several other companies have copied its business model, a trend that has come to be referred to as "Uberification".