As a Creative Director at OppoSuits, you are a visionary creative leader that brings expertise, inspiration and thought leadership to all creative disciplines. You should think strategically and conceptually about a brand and product experience. You are responsible for creating, executing and overseeing our creative strategy. As part of OppoSuits’ rapid global expansion, we are looking for a Creative Director to join us at our HQ in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, to support our international growth. Sounds good, but who are we?We are OppoSuits. We produce striking suits with extraordinary prints, for men, women and boys. The suits are so striking, that celebrities like Tom Hanks, James Corden and Jamie Oliver are spotted in them. We sell our products in dozens of countries. Via our own web shops, but also via local fancy dress stores and famous international retailers like Macy’s, Selfridges and Kohl’s. Furthermore, we collaborate with big brands like Disney (Star Wars, Marvel), Warner Bros. (DC Comics, Harry Potter) and Bandai Namco (Pac-Man). LocationYou’ll strengthen the team from our Headquarters. Currently we’re located in Roelofarendsveen, near Schiphol Airport, but because the company is growing very fast, we’ll move to Amsterdam at the beginning of 2018. We promise our (future) office is an inspirational and stimulating working space that fits the brands unique identity. Key ResponsibilitiesBuild, lead & inspire a best-in class creative team, with focus on product, design, copy, photo/video.Plan & manage seasonal budget for all creative development.Partner with the marketing & product team leaders to develop visual merchandising, creative campaigns & branded assets that align with our mission.Create, champion and continuously evolve a global Brand Style Guide to drive creative consistency in look, feel and voice of the OppoSuits brand across channels and countries, adapting for specific channel and country needs.Keep a pulse on creative trends in the fashion / apparel industry and beyond, sharing best practices and ways to keep OppoSuits innovating as a brand.Stay extremely trend-conscious and able to stay ahead of the curve with product assortments / developments.Project manage with a sense of urgency to ensure licensees and team are united and on-schedule to meet deadlinesAble to effectively transition creative concepts to executed collection and sellable merchandiseWork with the design team to develop design ideas and concepts.Evaluate all visual resources used for marketing ads.Introducing marketing and advertising perspectives to the core principles of the company regarding design.Assist in the production of promotional events.Collaborate with a team of copywriters, designers, illustrators, and manage deliveries within deadlines;What we expect from you:Ability to provide clear creative direction throughout our organization.Improve creative processes using timely & helpful feedback keeping work on budget & schedule.Strong communication, interpersonal, & presentation skills.Must be able to take initiative & simultaneously manage multiple projects & priorities with a focus on deadline delivery.Hands-on approach to your work.Experience in art direction of creative projects.Capable of seeing and understanding trends and opportunities that are in line with our creative strategy.Known with the use of Adobe software for producing creative artwork.Knowledge of market positioning and target audience;Excellent written and verbal communication skills in Dutch & English;You have a strong commercial mindset and show initiative;You work well under pressure in a fluid, fast-paced team environment while meeting critical deadlines;Great attention to detail and excellent project and people management skills; What you can expect from us: Salary, depending on experience and skills;Working in a young team of motivated creatives where hard work and having a sense of humor go hand in hand;Working with some of the world’s biggest brands and retailers;Roelofarendsveen’s best Friday afternoon drinks;25 paid holiday days per year;Pension structure;Possibility for lunch with Salads & nice sandwiches;The opportunity to grow while we further internationalize our organization.Does it still sound good to you? Great! If you think you have what it takes, please contact us by sending an email, with a short cover letter and your resume. Hope to see you soon.