Creative Director

DESCRIPTION

The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce is the borough’s leading economic development organization, with over 2,000 members, in an active growth mode with heavy emphasis on high quality events. The Creative Director is an integral part of the Chamber team, supporting excellence in event production under the direction of the SVP, Membership and Events, and assisting in driving the growth of the organization through positive interactions with members, prospective members and sponsors. In addition, the Creative Director will oversee and execute the creative design and direction of printed and digital Chamber materials (both event and non-event related).

Responsibilities include:

  • Produce all annual and signature events, and other events on an ad hoc basis
  • Prepare event communications including paper and e-invitations, promotional emails and related event collateral
  • Assist in marketing strategy
  • Conduct outreach to members, member prospects and potential sponsors to drive event attendance and revenues
  • Staff events, which include early mornings, evenings and occasional weekends
  • Supervise and perform production tasks such as event registration, vendor payments, post-event debriefs, as well as ensure sponsor fulfillment
  • Manage production needs for all events led by other staff members
  • Fulfill graphic design needs across all departments
  • Interact collaboratively with all Chamber departments, including Communications, Economic Development, and Member Services

Required skills:

  • Some prior experience in event planning
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (in particular, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Strong proficiency in the Adobe Creative Suite (in particular, InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • Strong writing skills
  • Strong customer service skills
  • Strong leadership and decision-making skills
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and meet tight deadlines

Salary commensurate with experience. Full benefits package, an EEO employer.

Please submit resume, and cover letter to jobs@brooklynchamber.com with the subject line “Creative Director.”

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit resume, cover letter, and salary history to jobs@brooklynchamber.com with the subject line “Creative Director.”

BENEFITS

Full benefits package

 

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL:

Professional