People Matter

Creative Lead, Presentation Design



United States
Posted on Friday, April 19, 2024

Get to know Okta

Okta is The World’s Identity Company. We free everyone to safely use any technology—anywhere, on any device or app. Our Workforce and Customer Identity Clouds enable secure yet flexible access, authentication, and automation that transforms how people move through the digital world, putting Identity at the heart of business security and growth.

At Okta, we celebrate a variety of perspectives and experiences. We are not looking for someone who checks every single box - we’re looking for lifelong learners and people who can make us better with their unique experiences.

Join our team! We’re building a world where Identity belongs to you.

About our team

The Studio team at Okta is a growing group within Marketing, composed of creatives, strategists, producers and marketing managers alike. Our team’s focus is to lead the brand, tell powerful stories and inspire creative excellence.

As a partner to cross-functional teams across all of Okta, we tie our goals to our most important company initiatives, driving towards shared KPIs, strategies and processes to unify and push the brand and business forward.

About this role

Okta is looking for an exceptional Creative Lead to manage and lead Presentation Design. This is a role for a unique, inspiring creative that has a passion for storytelling and design, helping our organization and executive leadership team communicate at their best. This role requires experience, ability and drive to manage multiple projects and creative teams and work seamlessly with cross-functional leaders across the company. This role requires a strong presentation design background and hyper focus and understanding of all things design.

What you will do

  • Partner closely with Okta’s executive leadership team and comms leads to understand needs and help to guide and build strong presentation narratives through content and design
  • Onboard and manage creative agencies specializing in presentation design to help with high-volume moments in the MKTG calendar such as major events
  • Maintain and evolve our branded company wide presentation system
  • Help to evolve the visual language of the Okta brand through presentation design; ensure the consistency of the brand and highest quality of design across all projects
  • Create, concept, inspire others; help to execute the work while bringing design and branding ideas to life
  • Keen understanding and passion to learn about and share insights on design and industry trends
  • Help to simplify and translate complex ideas through effective storytelling and design; clear understanding of storytelling principles and ability to build a strong visual narrative
  • Can deliver direct and inspired feedback to the team and agency partners
  • Must be a self starter while being comfortable guiding teams, freelancers, agencies, and production partners

What experience you have

  • BA or BFA in Art/Design
  • Extraordinary design skills
  • World-class portfolio of work
  • Expert knowledge of creative process and all digital creative software tools; highly proficient in PowerPoint, Keynote, and Google Slides
  • 10+ years experience in art direction and design in a creative agency or client-side group; experience working with B2B / technology brands is a plus
  • 5+ years experience leading and managing a team in a creative agency or internal creative group; global experience is a plus
  • 8+ years experience in presentation design for a creative agency or internal creative group
  • Hands-on expertise in developing creative presentation solutions across key marketing programs, e.g. events, internal comms, etc.

You are excited about this role because:

  • You are highly motivated and a problem solver.
  • You love to build teams and process.
  • You never shy from a challenge.

We are excited about you because:

  • You are an inspiring, positive creative leader and understand the value and power of storytelling through presentation design.
  • You are always bringing new ideas to the table.
  • You are happy to share your knowledge and insights with other team members.


Below is the annual base salary range for candidates located in California, Colorado, New York and Washington. Your actual base salary will depend on factors such as your skills, qualifications, experience, and work location. In addition, Okta offers equity (where applicable), bonus, and benefits, including health, dental and vision insurance, 401(k), flexible spending account, and paid leave (including PTO and parental leave) in accordance with our applicable plans and policies. To learn more about our Total Rewards program please visit:

The annual base salary range for this position for candidates located in California (excluding San Francisco Bay Area), Colorado, New York, and Washington is between:
$142,000$212,000 USD
The annual base salary range for this position for candidates located in the San Francisco Bay area is between:
$158,000$238,000 USD

What you can look forward to as an Full-Time Okta employee!

Okta cultivates a dynamic work environment, providing the best tools, technology and benefits to empower our employees to work productively in a setting that best and uniquely suits their needs. Each organization is unique in the degree of flexibility and mobility in which they work so that all employees are enabled to be their most creative and successful versions of themselves, regardless of where they live. Find your place at Okta today!

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