Frank Collective is looking for an Associate Creative Director in Los Angeles, CA, USA.
Frank Collective is a creative branding and content agency based in DTLA with a second office in Brooklyn. We're looking for someone with a passion for brand identity work, digital design, and advertising with a keen creative eye, highly conceptual mind, and a strong understanding of strategy and communication. You must be able to establish and translate brand identity work into all brand communication executions, including but not limited to: identity, web, packaging, advertising, photography and video art direction.
Our ideal candidate will have 7 to 10 years of experience at brand-led, creative agencies and a hybrid set of skills — an exemplary eye for design, an ability to tell a story from a variety of perspectives, and a drive to lead a team to excellence by example. You will work hand-in-hand with both designers and our creative director in a team-oriented environment. We are looking for someone who believes the best ideas are based on merit, clear strategy, and astute insight.
Create inspiring creative work for new and established brands, and direct/develop compelling new solutions - print and digital - that bring a brand’s identity and strategy to life
Build and present high-quality presentations of creative work that have strong rationale and strategic insights
Effectively lead client presentations, explaining design solutions with relation to client’s strategic and business goals
Develop multiple conceptual directions per assignment and work with design team to execute these to the highest level of company and brand standards; inspiring, motivating, and mentoring by example
Manage the day-to-day of the design team alongside our Executive Producer and Creative Director. This includes managing deadlines, resolving resource issues, and making sure delivery is correct and to specifications.
Oversee and maintain high-standard of creative, brand messaging, design, and production team through all phases of the project.
Job Post Linkhttps://workingnotworking.com/unjobboard/3684-frank-collective-associate-creative-director
May 9, 2019 (Originally posted August 20, 2018)
- Dog friendly
- Generous Vacation
- Great benefits
- No assholes
- Not a sweatshop
7+ years design experience in presentation, web, advertising and typography within the industry
Experience managing a creative team in a studio environment
Must be adept at Google Apps (especially Mail, Calendar, Docs, Sheets)
Must be adept at Apple products, especially Keynote.
Must be adept at Adobe CS and Sketch, Final Cut and Adobe Premiere a plus.
Excellent type and layout skills
Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills
Self-motivation, flexibility and a high attention to detail
The ability to work independently and in a team environment
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Position available immediately and includes a three-month trial period before official hiring.
Only qualified applicants will be considered. We will contact you to set up an interview if interested. We would love to be able to respond to every applicant, but can’t due to the high volume of applications received.
Please send a cover letter, resume, portfolio and references.
We will only respond to applicants we are interested in interviewing. Please do not call the office.
Please do not respond to the post enquiring about other positions.
Job Type: Full-time
Job Location: Los Angeles, CA 90015