Digital creative Director
We’ve put together a really special digital agency. Our clients’ brand storytelling and social media marketing objectives are on the center stage every day, as we are extremely passionate about helping our clients discover and re-imagine their brand identity, creating their unique stories, and grow and engage their audiences. Our Mission? To help businesses communicate who they are, and why people should care about them.
At Followed we take great pride in having developed an open and collaborative team environment. With roots from Sweden, our agency is based on the rapid technological development we see in Northern Europe (think Spotify, Skype, Angrybirds and more). This combined with a strong belief in good content and great stories, we aim to give our clients the best possible content strategy for their business. We work on all Social media platforms, and we select the platforms relevant to the Clients’ audience.
We’re looking for a new member to our team with a unique blend of creative vision and business sense. A digital creative director. You will lead the creative strategy for our clients and our team, guiding the marketing and promotional efforts that bring client products and services to market. Challenged to both inspire and brainstorm fresh ideas, manage deliverables, and captivate the target market, you understand what people want and know how to provoke engagement and action.
Leading a team of thinkers and doers, the right creative director will bring a mix of marketing expertise and business understanding to the position, promoting our company and that of our valued clients. We’re looking for an experienced manager of people, someone that can inspire others, taking our creative to a new level as we continue to grow. The ideal candidate will have a natural eye for design and a drive to inspire dynamic ideas that connect with all types of audiences.
OBJECTIVES OF THIS ROLE
Build, lead, and review work of the creative team in the production of all digital marketing collateral, web and sometimes print
Spearhead and manage content strategy for both small-scale and large-scale projects, harnessing strategy, digital and brand design, compelling content, and technology
Develop internal marketing campaigns that translate marketing objectives across business units into clear and motivating creative strategies
Analyze brand tracking, market trends, consumer need, and the competitive landscape
Meet budget standards by forecasting and managing expenses
Daily and Monthly Responsibilities
Supervise a cross-functional team of graphic designers, copywriters, social media experts, photographers/videographers, and project managers in the strategic development of messages and deliverables
Prioritize work and resources across engagements based on short- and long-term needs, establishing production schedules by collaborating with designers, copywriters, and production departments
Communicate suggested strategies with our clients and ensure our deliverables are on-brand and well conveyed
Conduct brainstorming sessions with the creative team, maintaining strategic and creative thinking to develop innovative and actionable creative initiatives in a fiscally responsible manner
Review and approve art and copy developed by the team, ensuring deliverables that effectively address marketing goals and challenges
Produce fresh, innovative work that translates complex ideas into compelling print materials and digital experiences for visually sophisticated audiences
Present, or oversee presentation of final concepts, and obtain approvals for deliverable
Skills and Qualifications
3-5 years of related experience with 2+ years of creative direction in agency or corporate setting
Years of experience creating marketing/advertising campaigns from developing vision and the message platform to overseeing production on time and budget
Understanding and past experience creating integrated content across all marketing channels from digital, social media, paid media, mobile
Proven copy writing skills
Proven experience with concept development
Highly skilled with leading a team of creative talent
Strong creative vision with an understanding of business objectives
Excellent written and oral language skills (Greek and English)
Master’s degree in marketing or business
Prior experience with design, or photography/videography, or offline and print
Prior project management experience, with a focus on creative direction
To apply for this position, please visit www.followed.gr/work-with-us and send us your application