Capital One Financial Corporation is a bank holding company specializing in credit cards, auto loans, banking and savings products headquartered in McLean, Virginia.Capital One is the eighth-largest commercial bank in the United States when ranked by assets and deposits and is ranked 10th on the list of largest banks in the United States by total assets. The bank has 755 branches including 18 cafe style locations and 2,000 ATMs. It is ranked #100 on the Fortune 500, #17 on Fortune's 100 Best Companies to work for list, and conducts business in the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The company helped pioneer the mass marketing of credit cards in the 1990s, and it is one of the largest customers of the United States Postal Service due to its direct mail credit card solicitations.
Senior Creative DirectorJob ID R84526Updated date 09/20/2019Location Richmond, Virginia; McLean, VirginiaWest Creek 8 (12080), United States of America, Richmond, VirginiaAt Capital One, we??re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding. Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.Senior Creative DirectorWhat we??re looking for:We??re looking for an experienced, innovative and strategic Creative Director with a proven track record of managing talented teams. A Creative Director with senior-level chops who inspires, drives change and both develops and executes strong creative strategies for big brands. Someone who??s a natural storyteller and LOVES creating solutions that really make a difference. Does this sound like you?With your guidance and leadership, your team would pave the creative path for Capital One??s flagship credit cards, Venture & Quicksilver and Savor. What you??ll do to help make a difference:You??ll lead and inspire your teams to develop strategically-grounded, insight-driven creative that brings to life the features and benefits of our flagship credit cards for both customers and prospects.You??ll collaborate with marketing strategists and internal business clients to understand consumer needs, positively influencing marketing strategy and the customer experience.You??ll build and maintain relationships with a network of partner groups (digital, operations, legal, etc.) to anticipate and proactively address obstacles and establish creative as a thought partner and ally??not just an executor of deliverables.You??ll present (up to a senior leader level) with a convincing and inspiring style to increase buy-in and open the door for new opportunities??both for your team and the brand creative department.Why you??ll love your job:You??ll help change banking for good.Your influence and passion will build trust and ignite change.You??ll be motivated by the challenges you see and dedicated to figuring out ways to solve them.You??ll create strong partnerships by respectfully challenging the status quo and connecting your work to business goals.Your inspirational leadership will set a high bar for creative ideas.Your deep understanding of the Capital One brand will elevate it within the industry.What you??ll bring to the creative table:An impeccable eye for design, compelling imagery and compositionThe ability to inspire and drive the development of powerful, concise marketingA passion for mentoring and leading talented art director and copywriter teamsA portfolio that showcases your expertise in guiding creative teams to develop strategic, engaging and insightful marketing across multiple channels (print & digital)A knowledge of industry best practices and the ability to identify, address and incorporate emerging trends into strategic developmentThe ability to navigate through complex processes, client organizations and ambiguityA consistently positive outlook and attitudeBasic Qualifications:Bachelor??s Degree or military experienceAt least 4 years of experience developing creative for digital and traditional marketing channelsAt least 4 years of experience hiring, leading, managing and coaching creative teamsPreferred Qualifications:At least 6 years of experience as a Creative DirectorAt least 6 years of experience in multi-channel marketingAt least 3 years of experience in the financial industryAt this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City??s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia??s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation, please contact Capital One Recruiting at 1-800-###-#### or via email at RecruitingAccommodationcapitalone.com. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations.For technical support or questions about Capital One??s recruiting process, please send an email to Careerscapitalone.comCapital One does not provide, endorse nor guarantee and is not liable for third-party products, services, educational tools or other information available through this site.Capital One Financial is made up of several different entities. Please note that any position posted in Canada is for Capital One Canada, any position posted in the United Kingdom is for Capital One Europe and any position posted in the Philippines is for Capital One Philippines Service Corp. (COPSSC).
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