Design Manager

Job Summary

GroupGreeting is looking for a creative and experienced design manager to work with artists and designers on continuing to build our card catalog. You will manage the workflow of the current roster, hire new artists and designers as needed, and implement new ways to better the variety and quality of our card offering. This role is full-time (remote only) and reports to the Head of Design.

Job Responsibilities
  • Manage the card catalog and the workflow of our global roster, assigning design briefs, providing feedback, and reviewing file submissions for system upload accuracy.
  • Conceptualize and assign card design briefs and provide feedback throughout the iteration process.
  • Collaborate with our production designer and optimize processes for receiving, reviewing, and preparing final files for upload to the website.
  • Recruit new artists and designers who will add high-quality variety to the catalog, all within the confines of a budget.
  • Cultivate junior designers on the roster and continue to maintain positive working relationships with all roster artists.
  • Refine the company’s brand identity, explore redesign options, and lead the creation of a digital branding guide.
  • Liaise with our public relations and advertising teams as needed for collaborative marketing efforts.
  • Create card designs to test as needed.
Job Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years of experience working as an artist or designer in the creative field
  • Minimum 2 years of experience working with artists, designers, or others in the creative field. This could be at a workplace, or for a freelance collaborative creative project.
  • Strong visual aesthetic as demonstrated on an online portfolio or social media presence
  • High level of organizational and planning skills, and strong attention to detail
  • A solid eye for good design, and the ability to give and take constructive criticism
  • Superior written and verbal communication skills
  • High-level proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, and/or Procreate
  • A self-starter and team-player attitude
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
Nice to have
  • Experience working in a fully remote environment
  • Experience working with Slack, DropBox, Trello, Microsoft Office, or similar
  • Knowledge in HTML and CSS
How to apply for this role

Send the following to [email protected] with the subject line “Design Manager for hire”:

  1. Cover letter
  2. CV
  3. Link to your professional portfolio, Instagram, Behance, or other site that shows your work

Applications that do not include all 3 items listed above will not be considered.

Due to the volume of applicants, we cannot reply to every application. We will reach out to you if there is a fit. Thank you for your understanding.