Creative Director

New York City, NY

Overview:

Movement Strategy is seeking a Creative Director to lead a team of creatives doing best-in-class social-led creative in our NYC office. You will work closely with the Executive Creative Director and agency leadership to lead creative for our clients, help with new business, and manage a team of eager creatives. Ideal candidates will have a passion for the digital and social media space—and redefining the model for editorialized social content created by brands. We are looking for someone with agency experience working on large brands, and experience being the creative lead on productions, notably video productions. We are open to candidates of either Art Direction or Copywriting background.

Company intro: Movement Strategy is an independent social-led creative agency with a focus on digital marketing initiatives through the combined use of strategic creative and a deep knowledge of the latest social features, tools and digital trends. Now at its 10-year tenure, Movement produces groundbreaking work for partners including Under Armour, 

 

Responsibilities:

Day-to-day responsibilities will include ideation, concepting and brainstorming strategic, social-led creative. You will also be managing a team and being a leader, mentor and teacher to promote growth for team members—and pushing them to do their best work. Other responsibilities include: client presentations, being the creative lead on productions (from pre to post), and making the best work happen. As the Creative Director,  you will work closely with all departments within the agency including Business Strategy/Client Services and our in-house Production team.                                                                                                                                                     

Requirements:

  • 7-10 years of experience
  • Agency experience in social media and digital
  • Previously held ACD or CD role in relevant agency
  • Art Direction or Copywriting background, but skills in managing both
  • Eagerness to stay involved in the work (get your hands dirty, if you will)
  • Strategically-minded
  • Collaborative at all levels and excited about being a part of a growing, mid-sized agency

                                                                                

Ideal Qualities:

  • You’re proactive and naturally curious about the digital space, constantly looking for opportunities
  • You are passionate about the work you do and treat your client’s business as if it were your own
  • You make others’ jobs easier (no matter who they are or what they do)
  • You create a positive and open environment when around others
  • Your attention to detail is unmatched
  • You’re the hardest worker in town
  • You know how to hustle

Perks:

  • 100% employer contribution for heath, vision and dental
  • 401k plus match
  • Paid vacation and sick
  • Life insurance
  • Commuter benefits
  • Movement Journey – Stipend for continued education or personal growth
  • Amazing colleagues! 

Please include with your Resume and Cover Letter

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and LinkedIn URL to NYCJobs@movementstrategy.com with the position title ‘Creative Director (NYC)’ in the subject line.