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Hot Damn! it's a Full-time job

You're probably not one to take a job just to make your friends jealous, but in case you are, Oatly is hiring a Creative Director - Art in New York, NY, USA.


Here are the things we’re looking for:
- You’re a craftsperson. You know that every turn of the (digital) brush matters and that the kerning better be on point dammit. You know that when building a graphically bold brand your graphic design people are your boos and that art and design is a key way that we tell stories. You have the patience to review every. single. piece of work - from social post to shelf wobbler - and make sure that, with our design team, every. single. piece is on point
- You’re a big-ideas punk. You’ve often heard from people around you, “that’s a brilliant idea but the client will never have the guts to buy it.” You understand the box and enjoy breaking it. You push yourself, the teams, you are dogged about doing the right thing. You are brave
- You’re a teacher. You know that to build a brand properly you need to bring on and work masterfully with graphic designers, creators and thinkers. You are able to guide all creators towards creating incredible work, the best of their career
- You’re a collaborator. You’re comfortable partnering with a Swedish creative team and other thinkers that are building the brand from many different angles - from sustainability to comms to social good executions. You get that it takes all of us working together to make this whole thing work
- You’re an adult. Sure, you have years under your belt and probably some Cannes Lions or some other of those fancy awards in your reel. But more than that, you not only want the brand to be groundbreaking, but the business to thrive and the world to change so we can actually help the earth. You get the urgency. You understand the stakes. You know this isn’t about any one of us but the change that together we must make in the world

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10+ years


Art Direction, Creative Direction

Date Posted

October 13, 2020

Managed By

Cara Schacher


  • Generous VacationGenerous Vacation
  • Great benefitsGreat benefits
  • Maternity / PaternityMaternity / Paternity
  • No assholesNo assholes

Fine Print

And here’s another list of qualities we think make a good Oatly team member:
- You feel connected to our mission of encouraging health, sustainability, and transparency
- You are a self-starter who doesn’t need direct supervision to motivate you for success we believe strongly in building a culture of individual accountability and ownership and need partners that can embrace that mentality
- You are ready to make your mark in a smaller, growing brand leveraging your experience to deliver amazing results and build an outstanding company
- You have entrepreneurial spirit in that you’re comfortable with ambiguity and are energized by the process of building something lasting from the ground up
- You enjoy sharing your quirkiness and talents with your coworkers

Another bulleted list felt redundant, so we wrote this long sentence with all the ways we sweeten the deal to work with us, like providing generous paid vacation for starters, really great benefits with 100% medical coverage, genuinely great coworkers who want to see the company and each other succeed, a start-up vibe with an established company history, and a fridge full of the best non-dairy alternative in the world for your enjoyment.

Interested? Apply here: https://jobs.lever.co/oatly/31ebbecd-fd35-47d8-9ec0-7d3a20aad0d9