Creative Direction

Work from anywhere Full-time

One Project is looking for an experienced Creative Director with a design background to provide creative oversight for projects from conception through launch. A Creative Director will allow One Project to expand its capacity to create external facing products sharing our purpose, values, and projects through a variety of mediums. Ideal candidates will bring to One Project a creative eye, hands-on experience crafting creative products, keen attention to detail, and a collaborative spirit to build and execute the mission of the organization. . 

As a member of the Communications team you will have the following areas of responsibility

  • Work in partnership with the team to co-create a suite of creative strategies for sharing One Project content including but not limited to website, digital platforms, publications, presentation decks, and video;
  • Build and manage end-to-end work process for all creative initiatives that provides transparency, opportunities for deep organizational collaboration, and efficiency;
  • Collaborate with OP team members to build content and brand collateral that supports sharing  the voice of One Project with diverse external audiences;
  • Build and coordinate creative team resource methods, including writers, graphic designers, artists, and production partners;
  • Maintain consistent brand voice, expression, and visual styles in all deliverables;
  • Provide regular communication to ensure transparency and ensure shared expectations across stakeholders.

The One Project Creative Director  will join our team with: 

  • 7-10 years in creative and production management in a creative agency and/or internal creative marketing team or relevant experience;
  • Ability to execute a creative engagement processes (ie, working with creative briefs, setting realistic turnaround times for creative projects, developing and maintaining standards for brand and communication);
  • Deep experience in learning the craft and skills behind creative endeavors (whether it be illustration, graphic design, creative writing, etc.) - and we’d love to see some samples of your work; 
  • A future-oriented aesthetic sense and natural curiosity for cutting-edge representations of a better world; 
  • Strong intuition on how creative products and different aesthetics might resonate with diverse and distinct audiences; 
  • Experience managing agency partners;
  • Demonstrated experience working across digital media formats and experiences, experience in traditional media is helpful;
  • Experience working with cross-functional teams;
  • A commitment to and past experiences volunteering, working, or other life experiences revolving around social justice, ecological crisis, or other pressing issues of our time;
  • Ability to prioritize and multitask, managing multiple projects with tight timelines;
  • A collaborative mindset with an ability to relate to others and develop sound relationships;
  • Motivated by both your ethical compass and a bottomless curiosity;
  • Ability to give and receive constructive feedback. 

We are looking for One Project team members who approach their work with::

  • Clear thinking and communication skills with a mind open to new ideas and ways of considering the world;
  • Being comfortable with ambiguity (our objectives are complex and often hard to apply metrics to) but capable of driving clarity and action;
  • The ability to work in a dynamic environment. Our goals are constantly evolving and responding to our learnings in the field;
  • A strong focus on efficiency while being extremely capable of integrating diverse cognitive styles and cultural backgrounds;
  • Creativity with problem solving and collaboration;
  • Curiosity about how to build a better system;
  • Interest and drive to grow in your position and the organization.

As a member of One Project you will work in a supportive environment where every idea deserves consideration and respect. You will also receive a competitive salary and generous benefits including full medical, vision, and dental insurance coverage.

Why join our team?

Are you purpose-driven, passionate, committed to collaboration and playing an active role in building a positive future? Join our growing team of social innovators, technologists, scholars, community leaders, organizational development experts, and strategic thinkers to build a world where all life thrives.

One Project is committed to building a team that reflects the world we live in. Our goal is to build an inclusive environment where all people feel that they are equally respected and valued. We welcome applicants of any educational background, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, age, citizenship, socioeconomic status, disability, and veteran status. We are a global organization with team members working remotely across the world.

As a member of One Project you will work in a supportive environment where every idea deserves consideration and respect. You will also receive a competitive salary and generous benefits including full medical, vision, and dental insurance coverage.