Wondersauce

Associate Creative Director

Based: New York
Level: Director
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 09 February 2019
Website: wondersauce.com
Twitter: @wondersauce
Job Listing Added: 11 January 2019

Wondersauce is seeking an experienced, well-rounded Associate Creative Director to help lead our award winning team in creating world-class work.


Role


As an ACD at Wondersauce, you are both a maker and leader. A grasp of a wide range of media gives you the ability to spearhead 360º creative solutions from big ideas to branding to digital and physical executions. You are skilled in client and internal communications, have experience creating and delivering pitch presentations, and are comfortable with occasional travel. You have a desire to mentor and grow budding creative professionals to their full potential, as well as contributing to the overall creative culture throughout the company.


Responsibilities


Work closely with Creative Directors and Partners
Collaborate across disciplines with Product Managers, Strategists, UX Designers, Art Directors, and Developers
Responsible for managing client relationship in regards to all creative
Manage several small groups of designers on projects
Participate in and lead team brainstorms and internal critiques
Provide critical and constructive feedback to designers
Effectively lead client presentations while defending creative vision and decisions
Assist in the recruitment and interviewing for open design positions
Leads 2-3 projects at a time


Requirements


Four years of design experience in an agency setting
Minimum 2 years of experience in a leadership role
Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, prototyping tools
An online or PDF portfolio full of relevant work
A strong understanding of prototyping, site functionality, interaction, and user interfaces
Experience in branding and traditional advertising a strong plus
Self motivated and decisive
Excellent time management skills
Ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively
Exceptional presentation skills
Strong attention to detail, high quality standards and process
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiastic about learning and sharing with teammates


About Us


Wondersauce is the new breed of advertising agency.


We started the agency with the goal of creating a company truly centered on human behavior. Wondersauce is focused on the complete customer journey and helping our clients understand the most relevant ways to reach their audience. Whether it’s digital, traditional, social, mobile, campaigns, marketing, point of sale, video, etc – we specialize in understanding your business and recommending the most responsible and cost-effective ways to achieve your goals.


Wondersauce is a proud member of the “Made in New York” initiative (http://wearemadeinny.com/) and the Society of Digital Agencies (http://sodaspeaks.com/). Our work has been recognized by Time Magazine, The Webby's, SiteInspire and AWWWARDS.


Equal Opportunity Statement


Wondersauce aims to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting equal opportunities regardless of religious belief, age, color, race, creed, marital status, gender, sexual orientation, political affiliation, ethnic origin, family status or disability (subject to the exceptions contained in the Human Rights Act 1993). The commitment applies to all aspects of the work environment, all employment activities, resource allocation and all employment terms and conditions. Selection criteria and procedures aim to ensure that employees are selected, promoted and treated on the basis of their relevant merits and abilities.