Associate Creative Director needed at the No1 mobile transformation agency. A new breed of mobile agency that creates a sweet spot between strategy, creativity and effectiveness through innovation. As Associate Creative Director they need someone who lives and breathes mobile digital to provide leadership and inspiration throughout the agency. This hire must be passionate about all things mobile digital experiences and have a fully comprehensive understanding of all that it can offer consumers. The Associate Creative Director will have the ability to drive innovation and promote user experience excellence to fulfil business objectives. The ideal candidate will also use their passion and enthusiasm to drive and develop new business opportunities through proactive thinking.
It’s essential candidates are fully immersed in the digital world. For them, this is a much broader than just a Facebook concept, an MPU or a viral video. They believe the digital picture is much bigger than this so the Creative Director must share this belief and be able to demonstrate their thinking across multiple digital touch points throughout a user journey.
Their Manifesto is to transform business and behaviour through innovative mobile products that create business impact. They believe in creating the best engaging experiences through mobile and IMPORTANTLY they believe in taking ownership and responsibility, sharing credit and donuts! They believe in taking care of people. Today. Tomorrow. And for as long as you’re with them. They believe in free cocktails on Fridays and having your birthday as your birthday not a work day. They believe in going the extra mile, working smarter not just harder, that if a job’s worth doing it’s doing it awesomely. They believe that together we are greater than the sum of our parts. They believe we couldn’t do it without you.
Ability to lead and create a culture of creative and strategic innovation
Is an enabler of creativity – someone who can make the impossible possible
Desire for excellence in all things
Can build relationships genuinely and easily
Work with creative from all disciplines to ensure art and design direction is of a high quality
Ensure conceptual work is highly innovative and embraces digital developments
Excellent client facing and presentation skills. Must be able to present work with infectious enthusiasm
Pro-actively manage the team and client to ensure we deliver work effectively by clarifying and solving any issues that may develop
Mentor and inspire agency talent whilst providing a great environment to develop professionally
Minimum of 7 years experience, most recent at Associate Creative Director level.
Ability to scamp / draw to a high level is essential for getting your ideas across
You will be asked candidates to present scamps at interview stage (not just final creative solutions)
Great presentation skills
A passion for digital / mobile and its potential
For more information about this awesome ACD opportunity at a top mobile / digital transformation studio please get in touch asap.