Creative/Design Services Manager

A creative manager or design manager manages the creative staff, evaluates its work, ensures that projects meet the requirements of the design brief and are completed on time and within budget. A design manager may work in a corporation and manage the hiring of design firms and the use of their design services.

Source: RGD Creative Earners Report 2016

Average Median Salary:

$68,500

Creative/Design Services Managers Work On:

• Keeping major projects at ad or design firms on track
• Managing staff and budgets
• Recruiting talent

Past winners of the Applied Arts Awards

  • 2019 Design Awards Ian McCartney (Leo Burnett)
    2019
    Design Awards

    Ian McCartney (Leo Burnett)
  • 2020 Photo/Illustration Awards Nguyen Tran (Leftstudio)
    2020
    Photo/Illustration Awards

    Nguyen Tran (Leftstudio)
  • 2020 Design Awards Sebastien Bisson (Polygraphe)
    2020
    Design Awards

    Sebastien Bisson (Polygraphe)
  • 2019 Advertising Awards Amanda  Wiseman (DDB Canada)
    2019
    Advertising Awards

    Amanda Wiseman (DDB Canada)