LADbible Group

Associate Creative Directors

Based: London
Level: Director, Senior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 11 May 2019
Twitter: @ladbible
Job Listing Added: 11 April 2019

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.

How to Apply

Please email your CV & Portfolio to [email protected]