Creative Director

job type: Fulltime Hire

location: Nashville, 37203

job description:
Exciting and highly collaborative advertising agency is looking for an excellent Creative Director to join their team full time!

In this role you will work closely with the Executive Creative Director to take on specific client projects and oversee them from its conceptual stages all the way to execution. This position will allow you to have client-facing experience, as you will be creating presentations and directional pitches for clients.

Although this is primarily a managerial role that focuses on strategy and concepts, this role will require you to have robust design experience and will allow you to be hands-on throughout projects alongside your team. You will tackle branding as well as multichannel, traditional and digital projects.

If you are a creative professional, comfortable in a fast-paced agency environment with plenty of ideas to share, this might be a perfect role for you! Join this already successful company and assist them in reaching new height.

As Creative director you will:
– Create advertising concepts across all channels and mediums
– Lead a team of designers, project managers, copywriters and more
– Be part of client communication and understand their business, industry and competitors to ideate creative advertising solutions
– Foster trusting relationships with clients by providing thorough information about design direction, campaigns, initiatives and concepts
– Occasionally be highly hands on and assist the team to reach challenging deadlines and quality
– Oversee and optimize workflow, often communicate with team members to create the best processes to keep to the strategy, budget and project timeline
– Ensure all new initiatives and directions are approved by senior management and client
– Produce designs for a multitude of platforms like print, digital, environmental, collateral and more
– Quickly conceptualize solutions for project road blocks
– Assist with other creative duties as needed

Background Profile:
– Robust Adobe CC skills ( InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, Premiere, etc.)
– Exceptional problem solving skills and ability to articulate strategy and design decisions effectively
– Client facing experience, and ability to conduct presentations and campaign pitches
– Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, on several project simultaneously, ability to prioritize, identify resources, stay within budget and meet tight deadlines
– Exceptional team player, overall positive and ability to encourage and motivate the team to produce high quality and creative work
– Ability to work independently and be a champion of the agencys creative goals and objectives
– BS/BA Degree and 7+ years of experience in an ad agency or design team

This is an on-site full time opportunity for a company in Nashville, TN.
To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration.
Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.