Creative Director

The Role:

An international, multidisciplinary creative studio is looking for a thought-provoking Creative Director to lead their New York studio.

This successful company are known for their unique work in art installations and work with world-leading brands across industries. Within this role, you would drive, grow and lead the NY studio to its successes. Our client are looking for someone with flare and creativity, someone who can inspire and nurture a team whilst winning new projects and building on their NY presence.

This is an excellent and rare opportunity for someone with leadership experience in the creative art/design agency industries to make a true mark in the industry with a one of a kind studio. You will work closely with the London team to develop the brands growth both in the US and internationally,  and you will be a key member of highly successful and well regarded brand.

The company have an excellent culture with the perfect balance of hustle, creativity and personality. You’ll have a great benefits package alongside significant earning potential and creative freedom.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Be a face of the business, nurturing existing client relationships
  • Overseeing the design team and Lead Designers
  • Producing compelling presentations and pitches with the aim of bringing in new business
  • New business strategizing with the senior management team
  • Manage and review commercial contracts
  • Manage and lead the design teams to ensure projects are executed on time and to the highest standard
  • Lead on project reviews, ensuring all resources are available, ensuring efficiency and optimised workflow
  • Being on hand to manage any issues and being a problem solver for the team
  • Challenging the status quo, asking questions and being a thought-provoker
  • Attending and speaking at industry events
  • Being an ambassador for the company, representing the brand as a whole

Key Skills:

  • Previous experience in a similar role within a highly creative design studio
  • A creative thinker, not afraid to challenge and bring forward ideas
  • Possesses a visionary mindset with a commitment to quality
  • Solid Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign skills
  • Strategic and commercial in your approach
  • Capable of leading and nurturing a team
  • A confident speaker
  • Able to lead a team to produce quality work and achieve deadlines
  • Strong communications skills – both written and verbal

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Executive Appointments
Ref: 001177
$120-250K pa
New York

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