Creative Director

Toronto, Ontario / EventMobi

Sep 22, 2016


Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

At some point in your life you've taken time out of your day to go to an event - to learn, to meet others, to have amazing experiences. But how sure are you that the investment you're making for this event will be worthwhile? EventMobi is building a platform of event technology tools to help planners run better & more successful events, and to ultimately help their attendees achieve their goals. From better registration sites, mobile apps to enhance the experience at the event, gamification and a ton more, EventMobi is changing how 10,000+ events in 55+ countries (through clients like TechCrunch, LinkedIn, IEEE, Intel and Nestle) are being experienced.

We're looking for a Director of Design / Creative Director to lead Design at EventMobi, and if you are passionate about owning the entire end-to-end customer experience from our brand, and marketing to our visual language on our product, and all of the macro and micro interactions in between let's chat!

This is a very fast-paced role, and we need energetic, creative individuals looking for an opportunity to jump onboard with a fast growing company, lead a growing design team, and be the driver in design thinking at EventMobi.

Your main responsibilities include:

-Own the brand, help refine our visual communication, how we present ourselves and our design consistency across the company from marketing, to product & UX

-Manage the direction and growth of our Product Design Team, our Branding & Marketing Design team as well as our strategic Usability & UX team

-Leading the design practice, facilitate workshops, inspire our designers, provide mentorship and build the design culture internally and externally

-Strategic design roadmap in elevating our customers experience with every interaction of our marketing content (ads, collateral, events, websites), products and more

-Having a knack for leading process and workflow refinement for our designers

-Define critical design KPIs, metrics, and business outcomes that create success for the organization.


-A strong portfolio showcasing your past work

-Minimum 7 years of hands-on design experience (whether brand/marketing or digital products)

-Experience hiring, growing, mentoring designers

-Experience working in a product focused organization vs agencies & consultancies

-Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate with multiple teams as well as executive leadership

-Comfortable in a very fast-paced environment with high degrees of autonomy

What you'll get at EventMobi:

We were recently named the 2015 Techvibes Employer of the Year!

We offer an experience of a life-time working with a dynamic, open-minded and diverse team, who are excited to come to work every day and passionate about what they do and the clients they help.

-Competitive salary & a creative office at Bloor and Church with beautiful views of downtown and steps away from Yorkville.

-Health coverage with dental, vision, drug, healthy lifestyle spends

-Educational Spend to attend conferences, attain certifications or take new courses

-Subsidized Catered Lunch, open breakfast options

-Company retreats & other perks

More About EventMobi

Get a better sense of who we are and what we do, by watching this fun 3min video here:

Wondering how our technology is affecting the world and the events industry in general? Well here is an awesome infographic that summarizes what we have achieved this past and why we are super excited for 2016:

Referral Bonus: $2000 (post probation period)