Creative Director (Agency/Entertainment) - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts As soon as identified this week
Duration Through 11/19, possible extension through EOY
Status Freelance/ possible Full-Time
Rate DOE
Agency is seeking a Creative Director to join their team ASAP on an upcoming project! This will be a full time freelance assignment for at least one month with the potential to extend until end of year or consideration for FTE for the right person.

Creative Director Duties:
-Lead and elevate the creative development and execution for a wide range of deliverables across 360 campaigns, new business pitches, and internal agency initiatives
-Mentor and empower a team of ACDs, Art Directors, Copywriters, Editors, Motion Designers – always leading by example and with empathy
-Lead creative and campaign strategy, vis id development, toolkits, etc. – with an emphasis on big idea thinking followed by powerful execution
-Develop compelling narratives for presentations, collaborating closely with cross functional partners to ensure our decks tell a story rather than a list of tactics
-Lead video productions of all sizes and budgets, working closely with Production and Project Management from concept development to pre-production to shoots to post production to launch
-Motivate your direct reports and broader team with energetic brainstorming and work sessions, with a special awareness of our remote environment
-Roll up sleeves and design assets, decks, and whatever is needed to support your team and meet deadlines
-Partner with Strategy as a stakeholder in the development of culturally impactful briefs, ensuring the brief is both clear, and inspiring
-Work alongside Strategy on brand strategy and creative platform development for major cable and streaming networks, plus brands outside of entertainment
-Build a strong rapport with clients to help them succeed and meet project goals

Requirements:
-7+ agency experience years focused on primarily entertainment
-4+ years of leadership and people management experience – able to lead and inspire others
- Diverse portfolio with expertise in both traditional advertising (broadcast, digital, ooh, print) and non-traditional advertising (brand films, stunty activations online and IRL, experiential, events...)
-Exceptional knowledge and leadership in all aspects of social, with innovative examples in your portfolio
-Amazing with mentorship; an ability to help creatives find their voice in the work and feel their growth under your leadership
-Hands on design – you are as much a visionary as you are a fantastic designer
-Exceptional presentation skills
-Deep knowledge of and respect for culture, with an appreciation for entertainment and music’s impact on moving the world forward
-Proficient Adobe Creative Suite, G Suite

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Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Alexa.Marciano@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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