Head of Design, Global Buyer Experience job in New York City
|Company Type:||Verified B Impact Assessment|
|Impact Area:||Quality of Life|
|Company Name:|| Etsy|
|State / Province:||New York (NY)|
|City:||New York City|
As Head of Design, Global Buyer Experience, you’ll lead a world-renowned design team, connecting unique small businesses with millions of creative people around the world. If that sounds like something you’d be good at, read on.In this rare opportunity, the VP of Design will lead the largest of Etsy's three design teams. Our cross-disciplinary consumer design team is made up of 30+ talented product designers, design managers, art directors, brand designers, writers and producers. You'll join them, and a group of creative leaders across the company, to champion human-centered design while bringing the Etsy brand to life globally. Reporting to the General Manager of Buyers at Etsy, the VP of Design will be responsible for the design strategy and execution of consumer-focused products, services, and marketing campaigns across Etsy.com, native mobile apps, email, and the operations embedded in our design systems and rituals. You will use your leadership, influence and expertise to create the organizational conditions where great design can happen. As a seasoned design thinker, you see the big picture, and the most impactful problems. You immerse yourself in insights, but also look outward, helping our teams tie together concepts for our customers around the world. Your team and partners craft high-impact moments, anywhere Etsy touches a customers' life. You'll ensure they have the vision, clarity, metrics, organizational processes/mechanisms, and space to execute. This role is a member of the company’s operating leadership team, and will play a central role in making design a world-class competency at Etsy and a main point of difference for the brand. This is a full-time position in located in Brooklyn, NY.