Senior Manager / Director, Design
NOTICE: ONLINE RECRUITMENT PROCESS
LOCATION: REMOTELY FROM POLAND
Unleash Your Potential as the Senior Manager, Design at Brainly! 🚀Are you a design maestro with a knack for leadership? Join Brainly, the world's leading online learning platform, as our Senior Manager, Design and hold one of the key leadership role at our company.
ABOUT THE ROLE:
- Lead a high-performing team of talented designers to meet strategic objectives
- Foster individual growth, identify strengths, and provide a pathway for professional development
- Cultivate a positive team culture, emphasizing open communication, collaboration, and a shared vision
WHAT’LL YOU DO
Leadership and Team Development:
- Set clear objectives and expectations for the design team
- Develop individual team members, nurturing their strengths
- Build and maintain a positive and productive team culture
Resource and Performance Management:
- Optimize team resources for efficient project allocation
- Conduct regular performance reviews, providing constructive feedback
- Address team dynamics and performance, fostering a supportive environment
Project Oversight and Coordination:
- Ensure all design projects align with company goals and brand identity
- Implement efficient project management for timely and quality delivery
- Facilitate collaboration with other departments, aligning objectives
- Streamline processes for enhanced efficiency and productivity
- Manage the design team's budget, optimizing resource utilization
- Encourage continuous improvement and innovative solutions
Innovation and Trends:
- Stay abreast of design and technology trends, integrating innovative approaches
- Encourage and implement new ideas to enhance the team's creative output
- Uphold and evolve the company's brand standards and guidelines
- Ensure all design deliverables align with the brand's identity and messaging
WHAT MAKES YOU THE PERFECT CANDIDATE
- Design Leadership: Significant experience in a design management or leadership role, demonstrating the ability to lead and inspire a creative team.
- Project Management: Strong organizational and project management skills, with a track record of successfully managing multiple priorities and delivering high-quality design projects on time.
- Cross-Functional Collaboration: Experience facilitating effective collaboration between design teams and other departments, ensuring aligned objectives and seamless communication.
- Budget Management: Experience in developing and managing budgets, optimizing resource utilization and cost-effectiveness within a design context.
Skills, Knowledge, and Systems:
- Team Building and Mentoring: Exceptional leadership and interpersonal skills, with a focus on mentoring, coaching, and building a collaborative team culture.
- Educational Background: Preferred Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; Master’s degree is a plus.
- Modern Project Management Tools: Proficiency in modern project management tools and methodologies to ensure efficient workflow and timely project delivery.
- Trend Awareness: Stay abreast of the latest trends in design and technology, integrating innovative approaches into design projects to ensure they remain cutting-edge.
- Adaptability: Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment and adapt to evolving project requirements and priorities.
- Communication: Strong communication skills to foster a positive team culture, encourage open communication, and facilitate effective collaboration.
- Innovative Thinking: Proclivity for innovative thinking, encouraging the team to explore new ideas and approaches.
- Accountability: Fostering a supportive and accountable environment, addressing team dynamics or performance issues constructively.
- Passion for Education: A genuine passion for contributing to the field of education and shaping the future of online learning through design.
WHAT YOU GET BY JOINING BRAINLY
- We want to see you grow along with us – you will have 800$ per year for personal development, extra time for attending conferences and workshops, and unlimited access to an online learning platform (courses from Coursera, Udacity, Udemy, Harvard ManageMentor, Busuu, and many others!)
- Health is important, which is why at Brainly, we fully cover private health & dental care packages for you and your family and provide you with a sport card (Multisport Plus
- You will also get an access to online individual psychological consultations with professionals in English, Polish & Ukrainian via the Mental Health Helpline
- Your personal concierge AskHenry will support you in your daily duties, eg. planning your dream vacation
- You can join internal communities and contribute to charity, diversity and inclusion initiatives, take part in great internal events or represent Brainly at conferences or meet-ups
- We also provide stock options
WHAT IS BRAINLY
Brainly, the world's No. 1 app for homework help, is leading the AI revolution in education. The AI-powered technology, connected to Brainly’s Knowledge Base of over 250 million moderated answers, gives every student 24/7 access to personalized learning assistance, enabling them to receive verified and tailored answers to their homework and study questions. Hundreds of millions of students, parents, and educators rely on Brainly as the proven platform to accelerate understanding and learning.
Based in Kraków, Poland, with our teams located in in New York City and Barcelona among other cities, Brainly apps and websites are visited by users from over 35 countries. Brainly is backed by Prosus, Point Nine Capital, General Catalyst, Runa Capital, Learn Capital and Kulczyk Investments.
Learn more about Brainly at www.brainly.com
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