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Wayfair Head of Creative, Supplier Creative in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><strong>Who We Are</strong></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Wayfair Creative team is a multi-talented group of innovative thinkers across many disciplines, partnering closely with strategic leaders to catapult Wayfair into the leading destination for all things home by developing engaging advertising campaigns, next-in-class consumer experiences, and scalable brand systems.&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><strong>Who You Are</strong></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">A visionary who can outline strategic creative strategy and forge trusted relationships with key stakeholders to bring it to life, all while fearlessly guiding a super-talented team of designers, animators, and writers. This is a fantastic opportunity to help build out a newly formed creative team, accelerating our efforts to excite, engage, and incentivize our network of thousands of suppliers around the globe.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">To be successful in this role, you must be strategic and customer minded, eager to partner with other creatives and non-creatives alike. You’ll lead a growing creative&nbsp; team, working on many different types of content, including everything from branding to video content.</span></p>

<p><strong>What You’ll Do</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Partner with senior business leaders to set a creative vision and strategy that activates ongoing business goals.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;Help maintain and support the overall Supplier vision&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Inspire and manage a team of designers, writers and animators&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead the development of the brand standards and voice guide to drive consistency across all channels.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Concept campaign development to support overall brand strategy and activation.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Maintain seamless communication with partners on other teams, effectively translating everyday business objectives into powerful branded experiences.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Analyze performance metrics and other data (especially customer insights!), and use that information to guide creative decisions.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Think critically to drive efficiency, strategically planning work that can be used across multiple channels and media.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></li>

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<p><strong>What You’ll Need</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">10+ years of relevant experience, with expertise in strategic, creative execution.&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">5+ years managing a creative team</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience directing creative across various types of media, including motion design and video</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strategic brain that uses data and customer insights to drive next-level creative</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Knowledge of the ever-evolving industry landscape, trends, and competitors.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent interpersonal and team building skills; collaborative team player who wants to see themselves and others thrive.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, with the ability to tailor communication style based on audience.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Capacity to multitask and work well within a dynamic, fast-paced organization.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proactive, forward thinking and ability to synthesize disparate information effectively and quickly into clear recommendations, actions, and decisions.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Strong background in data-driven decision making, coupled with having an appreciation for brand and customer experience.</span></li>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Please provide an online portfolio or work samples.</span></p><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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