Creative Director

Digital Agency

£

London

 

70,000 - 75,000 per annum

Our client is looking for a Creative Director to join their ongoing pursuit of excellence in Customer Experience Management. A sound creative thinker with a hands-on approach, and a proven track record in leading major marketing initiatives. The Creative Director will be a key team member who develops solid client relations, plans leading edge online strategies, clearly communicates and justifies concepts, directs the collaborative efforts of a large group of creative professionals.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive the strategies that address customer needs and business goals across digital channels, facilitate brainstorming, mentor your team, collaborate with partners and sell your vision to clients.

  • Develop & deliver digital innovative proposals to capture both account growth and new business opportunities.

  • Creative discipline excellence

  • Industry vertical expertise

  • Perform strategic account planning with senior management in vertical marketing groups.

  • Conceive and create creative solutions that fulfill strategic business objectives.

  • Effectively communicate creative ideas and strategies to all project stakeholders.

  • Lead and partner with multidisciplinary teams including all creative disciplines, technology, planning, account and program managers, partners, clients and more.

  • Provide regular team leadership and constructive feedback on all accounts in the business unit.

  • Develop, implement and monitor quality standards across all creative department artifacts and deliverables.

  • Continually improve Creative Department methods, problem-solving models and best practices.

  • Proactively manage the success of production scope, schedules and budgets.

Required Skills:

  • Passion for all things digital and eagerness to collaborate with other creative people.

  • Strong digital portfolio with 8+ years industry experience

  • Having demonstrable cross-disciplinary knowledge of the latest front-end and consumer-facing technologies is a strong bonus.

  • Solid understanding and appreciation for the distinction between creative expression and commercial reality.

  • Proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to detail within demanding deadlines.

  • Experience leading strategic brainstorming sessions, creative brief development and directing creative execution.

  • Leadership experience.

  • Proven success rationalizing and delivering digital concepts and effectively selling to clients.

  • Ability to think creatively against demanding deadlines with acute attention to detail.

  • Comprehensive understanding of interactivity and related mediums.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.