Associate Creative Director

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17
Saint Louis, MO
8 - 10 years experience
Advertising & Marketing Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/25/17

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Manifest is looking for an Associate Creative Director who wants to mentor and grow a dynamic creative and content team, while contributing strategic and innovative ideas to meet client needs. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to lead a portfolio of client accounts, directly concepting and presenting your ideas, while supervising creatives on a multitude of projects. We’ll look to you for experience in omni-channel marketing solutions, conceptual design and art direction, and creative team-building. Your portfolio needs to reflect experience across digital and more traditional media, as well as creative solutions on a variety of brands. This role can be located in either our St. Louis or Chicago Studio. 


  • Ensure creative quality across a portfolio of clients, through individual contribution and creative direction
  • Mentor and supervise creatives on multiple projects
  • Lead by example in contributing to dynamic creative culture in the agency
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams on omni-channel strategies
  • Contribute to organic growth and new business pitches, including ideation and presentation of creative
  • Present creative concepts and ideas to internal teams and clients, and articulate the rationale behind your decisions
  • Help scope creative work on existing and new business
  • Lead cross-team brainstorming sessions
  • Contribute to the Manifest blog
  • Understand all work processes to ensure effective onboarding of all new creatives


  • 9-12years of experience in Art Direction in marketing or advertising agencies, ideally with at least 2 years of supervisory experience
  • Portfolio of innovative work across all media
  • Client-facing experiencerequired
  • Creative awards a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications or related field

Manifest is an equal opportunity employer. Manifest does not sponsor employment visas.


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