Associate Design Director


We’re looking for an Associate Design Director. Our design team will look to you for inspiration; and you'll help us create super-consistent, memorable experiences, and campaigns for world-class brands. Your design chops had better be world class should your communication and strategic skills. Our design team will look to you for process, tools, and guidance so that they can be hyper-amazing, too.

The Associate Design Director level position has a direct role in guiding discipline strategy, policy and practice. This position will lead the development of an integrated digital brand capability as well as drive interdisciplinary design direction for brands and partners. On larger initiatives you’ll partner with other directors to lead strategy & planning and coordinate across teams. You’ll be looked to to inspire and elevate the people around you, to embrace new technology and seek deeper creative connections through digital tools and media. In the future your team will be responsible for both generating strategy as well as implementing solutions across digital platforms, devices and environments.

Responsibilities include:

  • Channeling global trends in design and technology, user-experience and experience design.
  • Managing multiple projects from concept through completion
  • Recruiting, hiring & managing talent and identifying strategic partners
  • Leading outside partnerships on all services and programs
  • Providing quality control over concepts and design execution
  • Representing Nelson Cash thought leadership at industry and client events
  • Identifying, pitching, landing and mining new and current accounts
  • Grow and nurture foundation clients
  • Directly report to Partners.
  • Sits on the Agency Leadership Team

That’s a lot to ask. But we have a lot to offer.

  • Competitive salary
  • Full medical, dental, and vision benefits package
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid holidays and vacation
  • Opportunities to make a difference in a small, highly productive environment
  • Access to amazing creative projects with clients such as Google, Indeed, Asana, Evernote, VSCO, and FiftyThree
  • And more

Nelson Cash is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.