Bulldog Solutions, Inc
Bulldog Solutions is looking for an Associate Creative Director to develop disruptive ideas and thoughtful executions for complex B2B marketing campaigns. This collaborative, client-first leader should be comfortable developing creative concepts, presenting ideas, and managing direct reports through the creative process.We are an award-winning, B2B marketing agency with a 20-person creative team. We produce great work at a speedy, but healthy pace. We work hard, but have fun and believe in work-life balance. You will report to our VP of Creative Services and work with a Copywriter and Art Director on assigned accounts. This role may be right up your alley:If you have a strong point of view when it comes to creative solutions that drive awareness and audience engagementIf you have a healthy range of experience across the digital and interactive landscapeIf you are a capable leader who can mentor and manage direct reports effectivelyIf you are a cultural asset with the ability to develop effective relationships across the agency, and bring a high level of commitment, curiosity and courage to the table ResponsibilitiesDevelop compelling and thoughtful creative concepts for B2B marketing campaigns, including mood boards, presentations, messaging and art directionPresent ideas to key client and internal stakeholders in a confident and compelling mannerMake yourself a “timely expert” towards the creative needs of our clients in order to provide necessary creative insights and project leadershipManage two direct reports, providing clarity, constructive feedback, mentorship and professional development supportCollaborate with creative, project management, technology and account teams to complete deliverablesTrack and log time spent working on projectsParticipate in regular brainstorm, department and agency meetingsExecute on personal annual performance goalsSupport other team members as neededQualificationsAn online portfolio that shows a range of digital and interactive campaign work, with rationale for each approachStrong understanding of how messaging and art direction work together to bring a campaign idea to lifeAbility to develop creative concepts that work across a variety of media, including web, social media, print and videoEffective communication, social and interpersonal skills, with a great attitudeAbility to handle critique and conflict like a champStrong organization and time-management skillsMeticulous attention to detailFamiliar with Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office as neededEducation and ExperienceBachelor’s degree in fine arts, design, marketing, advertising or related field from an accredited university or college10 years of overall creative experience with 5 years working in an agency environment Working Conditions (Physical requirements and office environment)Physical Demands – The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Physical Activity: while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, reach with hands and arms, and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, or crouch.Hearing: within normal limits with or without use of corrective hearing devices. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Vision: close visual acuity to perform extensive reading, analyze data, and to view computer terminal with or without corrective lenses.Manual dexterity of hands/fingers for writing, computer input.Work Environment: works indoors protected from weather conditions; temperature controlled environment Travel : Less than 1% of the timeOther Duties:Please note, this job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee incumbent in this position. Employee will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by any person authorized to give instructions or assignments.This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise, other than an \at will\ relationship.
Bulldog Solutions, Inc
Website : http://www.bulldogsolutions.com
We empower marketing and sales professionals to improve results from their lead marketing activities. Our unique turnkey solutions combine technology, effective marketing tactics and data-driven intelligence to optimize lead qualification and maximize the efficiency of sales engagements.