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Associate Design Director

Burnaby, BC
Full Time
4 days ago
Clio are seeking an Associate Design Director to join our marketing team in our Burnaby, BC headquarters.

Founded in Vancouver, Canada in 2008, Clio is transforming the practice of law, for good. Whether it's our industry-leading cloud-based practice management platform, our legal client relationship management (CRM), our ground-breaking  Legal Trends Report or our ever-popular Clio Cloud Conference, Clio is at the forefront of advancing the legal sphere. With the help of the cloud, we make lawyers' lives simpler and help them better organize and manage their legal practices. As one of Canada's fastest-growing companies with international reach, we employ over 350 individuals with a rapidly growing customer base spanning 90 countries. Clio has been recognized as one of CIX's Top 20 Most Influential Technology Companies, one of Canada's Top Small & Medium Employers, and has one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures. Additionally, for the last two years, we have been recognized on Deloitte's Best Managed Companies lists and were awarded Tech Culture of the Year.

The Associate Design Director is responsible for conceptual development and the execution of digital, video and print deliverables within our marketing design team. These responsibilities include creating and communicating concepts, mentoring and coaching junior designers, implementing and collaborating on marketing strategies and developing great design solutions.

Your ability to think creatively, communicate effectively, and bring your team and stakeholders along with you are key. You should be as comfortable drafting creative briefs and executing design work as you are guiding others through the design process and aligning design strategy with business objectives.

Clio is an amazing workplace with that bring competitive benefits, perks and, most importantly, world-class co-workers to the table. Our customers love us, and we're just getting started. Join us and help transform the practice of law. To learn more visit and check us out on Glassdoor.

You will:
  • Think strategically while also being able to deliver tactically.
  • Develop concepts and communicate ideas to stakeholders and team members.
  • Coach and mentor a team of designers on a range of design practices.
  • Contribute to the development of the creative team.
  • Directly contribute to the conceptualization, storyboarding, prototyping of design solutions, that deliver measurable impact to our audiences.
  • Use and leverage metrics to drive design and measure success.
  • Interface with marketing leaders to help align expectations and deliverables.

You should have:
  • 8+ years of experience as an Interactive designer in marketing.
  • 2+ years of experience mentoring and directly managing designers.
  • A portfolio showing strong visual and conceptual design skills.
  • A strong understanding of how design delivers on strategy.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • A design degree or relevant experience experience.
  • Humility plus strong opinions that are loosely held.

Why would you want to work here:

We offer a great compensation package, 3 weeks vacation, a fun work environment, a great benefits plan, and an opportunity to be part of a great growth story with unlimited potential. We are looking for owl-drawers and team builders-people who work hard and play for keeps. We hire the brightest, most driven people in tech, and boast alumni from Google, Salesforce, Facebook, Amazon and LinkedIn on our team. Come and join them!

Need more reasons? Here are some things that make us awesome:
  • The chance to do work that matters on a product that truly changes lives. This is the place for driven people who want to make their mark.
  • The freedom to choose your own path (and change it) to build a meaningful career that works for you.
  • Competitive health & benefits.
  • Regular games nights and team outings with the best coworkers you'll ever work with.

Need more reasons? Here are some things that make us awesome:
  • We'll invest in your learning and development through innovative leadership development programming, an internal coaching program, and tuition and book reimbursements.
  • We provide an RRSP matching program, a highly competitive parental leave program, and an RESP contribution program to help you plan for you and your little one's' future.
  • We have weekly onsite yoga, bootcamp, and RMT massage (and a gym and shower on hand if things get too sweaty), games nights (old school and new school Street Fighter, board games, and more!), a table tennis (ping pong) room and a lot of really good players and even a beach volleyball league (on-premise) during the summer;
  • We provide healthy snacks (and unhealthy ones) when you need to refuel.
  • We have beer and wine on tap, catered lunch on Fridays, a nap room, and a bunch of puppies when you need to unwind (that's right-we're dog friendly).

We believe that ensuring diversity and inclusion will produce a better place to work and a better product. We encourage all candidates to apply.

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