Associate Creative Director

11 - 15 years experience  •  Business Services

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18
11 - 15 years experience
Business Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 02/19/18

We are an award-winning, B2B marketing agency with a 20-person creative team. We produce great work at a speedy, but healthy pace. We work hard, but have fun and believe in work-life balance. You will report to our VP of Creative Services and work with a Copywriter and Art Director on assigned accounts. This role may be right up your alley:

  • If you have a strong point of view when it comes to creative solutions that drive awareness and audience engagement
  • If you have a healthy range of experience across the digital and interactive landscape
  • If you are a capable leader who can mentor and manage direct reports effectively
  • If you are a cultural asset with the ability to develop effective relationships across the agency, and bring a high level of commitment, curiosity and courage to the table 

Responsibilities

  • Develop compelling and thoughtful creative concepts for B2B marketing campaigns, including mood boards, presentations, messaging and art direction
  • Present ideas to key client and internal stakeholders in a confident and compelling manner
  • Make yourself a “timely expert” towards the creative needs of our clients in order to provide necessary creative insights and project leadership
  • Manage two direct reports, providing clarity, constructive feedback, mentorship and professional development support
  • Collaborate with creative, project management, technology and account teams to complete deliverables
  • Track and log time spent working on projects
  • Participate in regular brainstorm, department and agency meetings
  • Execute on personal annual performance goals
  • Support other team members as needed

Qualifications

  • An online portfolio that shows a range of digital and interactive campaign work, with rationale for each approach
  • Strong understanding of how messaging and art direction work together to bring a campaign idea to life
  • Ability to develop creative concepts that work across a variety of media, including web, social media, print and video
  • Effective communication, social and interpersonal skills, with a great attitude
  • Ability to handle critique and conflict like a champ
  • Strong organization and time-management skills
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Familiar with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office as needed

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, design, marketing, advertising or related field from an accredited university or college
  • 10+ years of overall creative experience with 5+ years working in an agency environment

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