Designer

Method SavvyinDurham, NC

Company Description

Method Savvy is a consultancy that helps ambitious leaders solve bold business problems for new realities. We do that by uncovering simple truths that connect brands to people across channels.

Position Description

THE CENTERPIECE OF EFFECTIVE STRATEGY INVOLVES INTELLECTUAL DESIGN

Through this role you'll both learn the Method Savvy methodology-how we envision the future for our customers, the fusion of systems thinking and creativity, and the balance between empathy and aspiration. You'll be contributing to the research, ideas, and design execution that help the organizations we work with make an impact on the world.

Tasks & Responsibilities Include

What You'll Do

  • You'll collaborate with different disciplines on a team
  • You'll generate provocative ideas and insights
  • You'll create immersive experiences for clients/customers
  • You'll design a range of artifacts-books, workshops, online experiences, brand systems, journey maps, presentations, video, etc.

Who You Are

  • Use systems-thinking and design to understand and deconstruct the complexity within client organizations.
  • Able to ideate alongside multidisciplinary team members, articulating your thinking in a clear and inspiring way.
  • Lead projects from inception through execution.
  • A finger on the pulse of what's new and possible.
  • Equipped with a strong foundation in aesthetics. (typography, photography, film, composition, color, and hierarchy)
  • Interested in the nature and complexity of the organizations we work with.
  • Prepared to work iteratively and often in ambiguity.
  • Able to draw at all times from an ever-growing range of visual and cultural references to define moods and ideas.
  • Generate original ideas related to the client's business, brand, and culture, and lead the team to think through the approach we would take to deliver on this vision.
  • Design compelling proposals and narratives to make sense of a client's needs and motivate action with a compelling vision for the future.
  • Identify tools and practices-from within and outside of Method Savvy-that help the delivery team be creative, efficient, and effective.

Requirements

  • Ability to take initiative, work without a brief, and thrive in ambiguity.
  • Build strong, meaningful relationships with internal and external clients and partners.
  • Collaborative with multidisciplinary teams. Aims for greatness in craft and thinking.
  • 3+ years of experience at a design firm, agency, consultancy or in-house design environment, etc.
  • Diverse online or PDF portfolio containing a wide variety of design work.
  • Degree in design or related design field required.
  • Mastery of one or more aspects of design, including Graphic Design, Experience Design, Information Design, Storytelling, Editorial Design.

Benefits

Located in the heart of downtown Durham, NC, our close-knit team enjoys a collaborative work environment that highly values critical thinking, creativity and accountability. We offer employees:

  • A competitive salary.
  • Free Health and Dental benefits.
  • 401(k) retirement benefits with company matching.
  • Short and long-term disability insurance.
  • Life insurance.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Paid new parent leave.
  • Unlimited, take it when you need it, vacation.
  • Casual dress code.
  • A spacious office in downtown Durham, NC complete with a fully-stocked kitchen that includes a built-in bar.
  • Laptop and second monitor.

About Method Savvy

As stated above, Method Savvy is a consultancy that helps ambitious leaders solve bold business problems for new realities. We do that by uncovering simple truths that connect brands to people across channels.

Our Core Values

Our core values encourage us to talk, listen and provide everyone with observable, tangible, and measurable expectations on how to interact with one another and with customers.

Speak Up-

A Sense of Courage.

Vulnerability Trust.

Produce Amazing Work-

Customer First.

Try New Things.

Set Standards.

Always Take Care of Each Other-

Honesty.

Kindness.

Accountability.

Collaborate-

Be Rigorous in Our Pursuit.

Have Dedication Positivity.

Excel-

Learn by Doing.

Fail Fast.

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