Senior Director, Creative Services

Remote (United States), Remote (United States)
Sep 16, 2022
Oct 25, 2022
Full Time
At Appian, our marketers have the opportunity to tell stories of impact and innovation across a multitude of industries. Being a marketer at Appian means working with cool tech. It means coming up with creative ways to stand above the noise, then making it happen. It means working with amazing customer brands at the forefront of digital. Software that has a real impact on companies and consumers? At Appian, it's more than an empty promise. It's what we do.

We are looking for a Senior Director, Creative Services, who can help direct, inspire and operationalize our internal creative team to deliver great work that meets our business initiatives. This role will lead a multi-faceted creative team acting as the focal point for our internal clients and key stakeholders.

As the Senior Director, Creative Services, you will be responsible for managing and building our creative team to lead with a 'design-thinking' approach to help simplify and consolidate efforts across all marketing touch points. You will report to the VP of Digital Marketing to deliver a digital-first approach to creative and brand strategy evolution.

The ideal candidate is an innovator and creative problem-solver coupled with a system mindset for operational excellence and organizational scale.

Preference for candidates local to our headquarters in Washington, DC.

To be successful in this role, you need:
  • The ability to oversee and develop digital-first, innovative creative work across channels and customer touchpoints
  • To evolve and uplevel our work to be differentiated - the work matters, big and small deliverables needed to be threaded together
  • To support cross-functional collaboration in development, approvals and executions of deliverables
  • Management experience to oversee a geographically dispersed creative team and agency partner network

Some of the tools and resources we will equip you with include:
  • Within your first few weeks of joining us, you will attend new hire orientation along with our 2-day engineering bootcamp to ensure you are set up for success
  • Access to over 1,000+ Udemy course, along with dedicated learning time to focus on areas you specifically would like to focus on as a programmer
  • An agile-led work environment where you will be challenged and your ideas will be heard

Basic qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree required with 10+ years of creative leadership experience
  • Experienced manager with a distributed team

About Appian

Before Appian was a company, it was an idea. Not about a product or a market, but about the culture needed to sustain innovation and value. Today, we help businesses build apps and workflows rapidly, with a low-code automation platform.

Appian was founded on the belief that talented and passionate people, given the power and autonomy to excel, will deliver amazing impact. We have worked thoughtfully to create an inclusive, agile and collaborative work environment where employees feel challenged, and all voices are heard. We value and encourage cross-departmental collaboration, and actively seek opportunities to better ourselves and others. Creating impact to us means that when we deliver results, we're focused on lasting positive change.

Join us.