Creative Director - St. Louis

Starts July 2021
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our boutique creative agency is seeking a Creative Director with 7+ years of experience managing a small creative team for a full-time opportunity starting in July!

The top 3 must haves to be considered for the role are the following:
1. Experience managing a creative team of designers, writers, and freelancers with the responsibility of bringing the creative teams work to the finish line.
2. Able to be a problem solver and client facing.
3. Ability to understand both design and copy. Must be able to speak to the visual and copy side to bring work cohesively together.

Creative Director Responsibilities:
- Select and manage internal and freelance creative groups for agency projects: designers/art directors, copywriters, production and agency partners
- Partner with account and strategic leaders to identify creative objectives and strategies; help create and provide input on creative briefs
- Launch and understand the design/copy elements of projects, inspire other creatives to deliver
- Provide direction and concept guidance on all creative work produced by your teams
- Keep all creative work on strategy, on time and on budget
- Work on multiple projects simultaneously, always practicing effective communication with team members and managers
- Lead any creative execution for new business as well as help pitch new business

Creative Director Requirements:
- 10 + years of experience in advertising/marketing, ideally with a broad range of clients
- Minimum 6 years experience managing and leading creative projects
- Minimum 5 years experience managing and leading creative teams
- Adept in a wide range of creative disciplines, with expert design or writing skills and experience
- Excellent project management and organizational skills
- Strong strategic, creative and critical thinking skills

JUL. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: jackie.kuhl@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
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