• CIMD - Marcus by Goldman Sachs - Creative Director - Vice President - New York

    Location(s) US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2019-55409
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Consumer Banking
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Consumer and Investment Management Division
    Business Unit
    PFM
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    CONSUMER (MARCUS BY GOLDMAN SACHS)

    Marcus by Goldman Sachs is the firm’s consumer business, combining the entrepreneurial spirit of a startup with 150 years of experience. Today, Marcus has $50 billion in deposits, $5 billion in loan balances and 4 million customers across our lending and deposits businesses, as well as the personal financial management app, Clarity Money. Through the use of insights and intuitive design, we provide customers with powerful tools and products that are grounded in value, transparency and simplicity. We are backed by our unique team, comprised of individual contributors from leading agile technology companies, fintechs and consumer financial services companies, allowing us to disrupt the industry, while helping consumers take control of their financial lives.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    THE ROLE: YOUR IMPACT

    This Creative Director will have a strong track record for delivering world-class user experiences and lead the team in shaping the creative future of Marcus. Inspire and mentor an ambitious and talented team of designers to ship game-changing products with our product managers and technologists, while focusing on cultivating a culture of collaboration and growth. As a designer-by-training and practiced leader they will contribute to setting the standards for the vision, craft, and creative output of the team.

     

    As a leader across design disciplines the Creative Director should have expertise in user-centered interface design, visual design, and experience design-- designing ecosystems of product experiences (web, mobile, app, email, and informing advertising, out of home, web, print, DM, and social) visual identity, style, and design system, bringing industry best practices, advancements in trends, emerging patterns, and their applicability to our products. Love for style guides and design systems drive your ability to maintain and continue to push our visual identity forward. With a knack for cracking complex problems and crafting them into elegantly simple, intuitive designs with an eye for detail, the Creative Director will pave the way for designers on the team to do the same. This lead should be pushing the boundaries of design and exceptional user experience, while regularly collaborating with Product and Tech teams to bring the voice of the user to life and representing design decisions across the organization. This Creative Director will collaborate with other design leads and directors to foster and maintain a design culture across CIMD, while delivering consistent and extensible experiences that function as a family of services across the group.

     

     

    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • At least 8 years of professional experience designing digital products
    • Consumer product design experience
    • Experience in design thinking/ human centered design
    • Inspire and grow a creative team
    • Experience defining creative vision
    • Demonstrated experience building relationships and influencing at the executive level
    • A proven track record of defining and promoting change and innovation
    • Passion for mentoring and teaching
    • Great presentation, workshop and communication skills
    • Strong problem-solving and organization skills
    • A positive, constructive can-do attitude
    • The ability to work independently as well as collaboratively and to both lead and do
    • An obsession with digital trends and design
    • Proven ability to translate vision and user feedback into actionable design
    • Strong familiarity with data, analytics and technology (both front and back-end)
    • The ability to translate concepts into initiatives and systems
    • A clean design aesthetic and the ability to simplify the complex
    • Consumer banking or FinTech experience

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • At least 3 years of experience managing a cross-disciplinary team of designers
    • Master’s Degree in Design or related field

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    CONSUMER AND INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT DIVISION (CIMD)
    The Consumer and Investment Management Division includes Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM), Private Wealth Management (PWM) and our Consumer business (Marcus by Goldman Sachs). We provide asset management, wealth management and banking expertise to consumers and institutions around the world. CIMD partners with various teams across the firm to help individuals and institutions navigate changing markets and take control of their financial lives.

     

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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