Techstars: Creative Director, Experience
New York, NY


Creative Director, Experience
Boulder or NYC

Our Creative Director, Experience creates intuitive, engaging experiences that connect our audiences across brand touch points and drives value for our founders and corporate partners. You know how an experience should look, feel and work, and understand what users need and want across a holistic brand experience.
On any given day you might:

  • Define the vision and mission, and manage the day to day responsibilities of a new initiative.
  • Manage multiple projects, teams, and budgets within deadlines.
  • Identify the conceptual and strategic direction for various projects, and clearly presents those ideas to the team.
  • Ensure the quality of work produced is in line with company and partner expectations.
  • Shape the general direction of work that Techstars produces for our partners.
  • Ensure the growth of individual team members.
  • Build strong relationships with multi-levels of partners and executives, and deepen their knowledge of brand experiences.
The ideal person:
  • Has a robust background with product, services and communications work.
  • Is a strong leader and has experience running large teams and multiple projects.
  • Can inspire a team and manage their career growth and trajectory.
  • Has exceptional communications skills.
  • Can look at corporate brands from a fresh angle.
  • Pays extra attention to the details.
  • Can easily prioritize and organize large volumes of projects.
  • Has extensive client management and engagement experience.
You bring:
  • 8+ years’ experience in Experience Design.
  • Proven leadership across disciplines and channels at a digital agency.
About Techstars
Techstars is the worldwide network that helps entrepreneurs succeed. Techstars founders and their teams connect with other entrepreneurs, experts, mentors, alumni, investors, community leaders, and corporate partners who will help their companies grow.  Techstars operates three divisions: Techstars Startup Programs, Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs and Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships. Techstars Mentorship-Driven Accelerator Programs help founders do more faster and Techstars Startup Programs inspire, educate and connect entrepreneurs. Techstars Corporate Innovation Partnerships helps brands supercharge growth by accelerating innovation and cultural transformation. Techstars accelerator portfolio includes more than 1,700 companies with a market cap of $20.6 Billion.
Techstars is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, national origin, religion, physical or mental disabilities, marital status, Veteran status, sexual orientation, nor any other basis prohibited by law.