Creative Manager

| Chicago
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ThinkMarkets is a global online brokerage firm, specializing in providing multi-asset trading solutions to thousands of clients around the world. With our flagship ThinkTrader platform, we allow our clients to trade the world 24-hours a day. Our mission is to disrupt the brokerage industry by allowing access to global markets and thousands of products to allow our clients to trade the world in the palm of their hand. We use the latest technologies to give traders seamless access to our proprietary trading platforms. Our Chicago office is in the heart of the financial district in the Loop, and is made up by our Leadership, IT, Analytics, and R&D teams. 

We are seeking a leadership-minded, passionate and data-driven Creative Manager to set the creative vision across digital, web, video, emails and social communications. As our Creative Manager, you will be responsible for driving strategic creative decisions across marketing channelsYou will partner closely with the marketing and product teams to ensure all marketing channels deliver high-quality work that speaks to our brand and drives customer engagement. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop and maintain dynamic brand and creative guidelines that ensure all marketing communications consistently represent our brand identity 
  • Establish the strategic brand, tone of voice and creative approach across our marketing and sales channels, that delivers on customer acquisition and engagement KPI’s 
  • Drive evolution in the brand’s visual identity, culminating in an elevated, forward thinking expression of the brand 
  • Provide content and copywriting guidance to ensure messaging aligns with creative and brand strategy 
  • Seamlessly represent brand essence by working cross-functionally with internal Creative, Product, Marketing, Sales, and Operational teams to ensure consistency and quality of brand experience at every touch point 
  • Provide leadership within the creative team by defining brand direction, reviewing creative work and giving strategic feedback 
  • Utilize data to continually evolve creative and messaging to deliver on KPI’s 
  • Evaluate trends, assess new data, and keep up to date with the latest marketing techniques 

Requirements: 

  • 10+ years’ experience in creative marketing (design, art, digital) or related 
  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Art, Design, Marketing, or related field 
  • Experience with international marketing campaigns required 
  • Experience working within financial services or trading is highly desirable 
  • Expertise in digital marketing creative best practices for delivering customer-focused communications that grab/earn the customer’s attention 
  • Ability to drive innovation and brand distinction while executing creative work within scope, time, and budget restraints 
  • Expertise in holistic digital engagement across all channels, platforms, and devices – especially mobile 
  • Marketing agency experience and/or a combination of in-house/client-side experience 
  • Expert level experience in working with Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign 

Our Benefit Offerings:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage available
  • Employer-Paid Short-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Pre-Tax Transit deduction options
  • Global Employee Assistance Program
  • 401k and Roth 401k (retirement planning) options available and competitive company match
  • Generous Paid Holidays
  • Monthly gym reimbursement
  • Fresh beverages and snacks in office

*Please submit a portfolio along with your resume and cover letter; if your portfolio requires a password, please add it along with the link. Applications without a portfolio submitted will not be considered.** 

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Location

We are in the financial district of the city, located in the UBS Tower. We welcome others who would like to master the latest in tech with us.

An Insider's view of ThinkMarkets

What’s the vibe like in the office?

We're definitely a hardworking bunch, and we're very passionate about what we do. The culture is dynamic and collaborative, and there's always something to work on which helps the day fly by!

Ashley

Executive Assistant to the CEO

What does your typical day look like?

We start the day with a web call summarizing portfolio risks, exposures & order flow with our teams in Dubai & London. We track, measure, & report any trade issues with our clients; we’re always aware of changes in the risk profile of the firm portfolio. We're constantly checking on pricing, liquidity & execution across all our product offerings.

Pat

Head of Options

What makes someone successful on your team?

Above all, having passion for what you do will make an individual successful in any position! Specifically here at ThinkMarkets, we value a collaborative and innovative mindset to make our team run the most efficiently.

Theresa

Human Resources Associate

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

At ThinkMarkets, ideation that challenges the norm and status quo is embraced! We prioritize growth and innovation to drive the business forward. As a Marketing Team, our mission is to bring the brand personality to life across the globe with a lean methodology that enables ThinkMarkets to proactively and constantly drive progress and efficiency.

Rich

Head of Performance Marketing

What projects are you most excited about?

It's amazing to design a web-based trading platform, providing users with the most effortless and exciting trading experience! I enjoy collaborating with a team of professional and smart co-workers, whose expertise in different domains solve user problems, fuel creativity, gain industry value, and shoot for more exciting outcomes for the company!

Athens

UI/UX Designer

What are ThinkMarkets Perks + Benefits

Culture
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Highly diverse management team
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
Performance Bonus
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Commuter Benefits
ThinkMarkets covers up to 85% of transit costs and the remaining balance can be deducted from paychecks pre-tax.
Stocked Kitchen
We have an espresso and coffee machine, tea, and snacks stocked in our kitchen!
Some Meals Provided
Free lunch catered in on Fridays!
Fitness Subsidies
ThinkMarkets provides $65 a month to each employee to use towards gym memberships or classes (yoga, barre, kick-boxing, etc.) to promote a healthy lifestyle!
Professional Development Benefits
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