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Creative Manager

Date: Nov 9, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: nrg

NRG is leading a customer-driven change in the U.S. energy industry by delivering cleaner and smarter energy choices, while building on the strength of the nation’s largest and most diverse competitive power portfolio. A Fortune 200 company, we create value through reliable and efficient conventional generation while driving innovation in solar and renewable power, electric vehicle ecosystems, carbon capture technology and customer-centric energy solutions. Our retail electricity providers serve almost 3 million residential and commercial customers throughout the country. More information is available at Connect with NRG Energy on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @nrgenergy.

Position Summary:


The Creative Manager will provide creative direction and implementation for various marketing programs and initiatives for multiple brands as well as support new product and market launches. This person will manage the creative team and guide them on execution as well as design and deliver campaigns. The Creative Manager will report to the Director of Marketing.



Position Responsibilities:


  • Design/develop creative concepts from inception to completion
  • Oversee and guide internal and external creative resources which include designers and writers.
  • Lead the creative team and provide quality control and direction on a variety of projects – channels, mediums, and topics.
  • Produce creative for websites, print and digital media, video, email campaigns and retail display
  • Translate marketing objectives into designs that are clear and compelling while staying within brand guidelines.
  • Develop and present creative strategy to Marketing Director and Senior Leadership
  • Manage brand guidelines and oversee consistency across design and copy
  • Manage vendors for print, retail displays and collateral
  • Stay abreast of creative trends, best practices and benchmarks in content strategy, UX/UI and search to increase performance
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four (4) year college or university required.


Required Skills and Experience: 


  • 8+ years consumer marketing and design experience
  • Writing/editing experience a plus
  • Expert in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Video editing  and animation skills a plus
  • Proven experience as a team player and organizational leader
  • Superior verbal and written communications skills
  • Project management experience
  • Creative portfolio required
  • Energy industry experience is preferred but not required
  • Flexible and adaptable to a rapidly changing, fast-paced business environment
  • Passionate about environmental changes

NRG Energy is committed to a drug and alcohol free workplace.  To the extent permitted by law and any applicable collective bargaining agreement, employees are subject to periodic random drug testing, and post-accident and reasonable suspicion drug and alcohol testing. EOE AA M/F/Protected Veteran Status/Disability
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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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Nearest Major Market: Houston

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