Creative Director (Social Media) - Plano / Frisco

Starts May
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate Salary up to $115,000
Our agency client has an immediate need for a Full Time Creative Lead for Social Media!

This is an opportunity to work on a big name brand and lead the social initiatives. This is a great opportunity for a ACD or Senior Art Director to grow into a Creative Director role.

As the Creative Director, you will be focused on overseeing social media channels for one of the agency's most visible clients (campaigns will be heavily focused on Instagram).

• Oversee and manage all creative aspects of our client’s social brand
• Serve as creative ‘point-of-contact’ for our primary clients and – as appropriate – senior management
• Lead a team of community managers to implement strategy and engage with audiences.
• Guide content creators, video editors and copywriters to create relevant content for social channels
• Refine client’s social brand identity and serve as creative "brand guardian" for this account on all social platforms
• Develop visual and copywriting guidelines that provide cohesion across multiple platforms
• Lead video creation process and work directly with internal production team to create and produce content
• Lead creative process and provide strategic counsel to clients, CMs and rest of our team
• Write and develop creative briefs and client decks
• Write and design organic and paid campaign content to maximize engagement and fan acquisition
• Lead content QA process, content consistency and asset management
• Monitor and assess trends; incorporate learning into creative content
• Assist account manager and senior strategist in managing campaigns and content calendars

• At least 6 years of agency experience in a creative role and 3 years of leadership
• Social media and content production background – digital and/or integrated roles are a plus
• Can manage the full execution of projects & initiatives flawlessly
• Led creative development for content capture shoots (photo & video) previously, and knows how to liaise with account & production teams from concept to execution
• Understanding of communications/marketing strategy, and of media and other channels is necessary
• Decks & presentations: Clear, articulate, enthusiastic communicator and presenter – can craft a deck and streamline communications

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