Associate Creative Directors

As Associate Creative Directors you will blend ideation, execution, creative strategy, agency leadership, product ownership and hands-on production to focus on the best-in-class creative work.

In your role at LADbible you will lead the team to deliver projects and play an active role in managing the agency while also managing a team of more junior creatives.

Responsibilities:  

  • Own the creative and strategic direction of projects, in collaboration with other senior stakeholders
  • Create and implement content and activation strategies for integrated projects
  • Collaborate with Strategy, Insights and Editorial teams to develop rounded creative approaches
  • Be a content specialist - understand the roles and production constraints of different
  • content types, especially video, on social platforms
  • Run pitches and projects with minimal senior oversight - championing creative content, and being acutely aware of commercial pressures such as resourcing, budget and profitability
  • Own your accounts creatively and commercially, and pick up work across the business where needed
  • Set direction for more junior creatives

 

Management

  • Accurately scope projects alongside Sales, Accounts and Production, and take responsibility for delivering on time and within budget
  • Understand and contribute to the agency’s business objectives, taking responsibility for helping deliver them 
  • Understand how individual projects fit into wider strategic and business goals for the agency, and how to prioritise workflows accordingly
  • Manage direct reports, with a focus on utilisation and profitability as well as pastoral support

The Person

  • Senior creative experience within a creative/marketing/advertising environment
  • Deep understanding of the role content plays in every project
  • Proven track record in delivering complex projects
  • Experience overseeing teams
  • Practical craft skills as well conceptual thinking
  • Interest in youth culture, pop cultures and social good

DESIRABLE SKILLS 

  • Ability to use Keynote
  • Broad software skills - Creative Cloud, Logic, Sketch, etc.
  • Experience media planning
  • A willingness to get your hands dirty

 

LADbible Group is an equal opportunities employer. We are determined to create a diverse group at all levels of our company and we welcome all members of the community to apply for openings with us.