Creative Director, Art
Los Angeles, CA 
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At MullenLowe, we believe great minds don't think alike. They disagree, collide and wrestle it down in the name of making work that actually works. We celebrate those who swim outside their lanes and defy expectations to shape our clients' brands and drive their business. And while our expertise and perspectives are varied, we're united in our quest to use creativity to solve tomorrow's problems in new ways.

We invite everyone who works with us or for us to join the fight for progress. We produce more than innovative work and business results. We generate ideas, conversations, and actions that strengthen lives and unite communities. And we're committed to working with partners who want to drive that positive change together.

At MullenLowe, we believe great minds don't think alike. They disagree, collide and wrestle it down in the name of making work that actually works. We celebrate those who swim outside their lanes and defy expectations to shape our clients' brands and drive their business. And while our expertise and perspectives are varied, we're united in our quest to use creativity to solve tomorrow's problems in new ways.

We produce more than innovative work and business results. We generate ideas, conversations, and actions that strengthen lives and unite communities. And we're committed to working with partners who want to drive that positive change together.

We are seeking a Creative Director, Art. You must have strong leadership skills and are able to inspire your team. You are a social media and digital guru who has a pulse on emerging tech, pop culture and world events. Conceptual, strategic and collaborative, you understand how to create engaging and compelling content. You're a big idea thinker who can create socially relevant work and experiences and can execute those ideas across social and digital platforms in a unique and untraditional way. You have an opinion on which brands are killing it with their social media efforts and who is failing and can articulate why.

You can contribute individually one minute, and manager/mentor the next. You're someone who can collaborate effectively with Writers, Visual Designers, Experience Designers, Content Specialists, Creative Technologists, and Producers - all of whom share the responsibility on the project.

We are looking for someone who has a true passion for, and understanding of, what drives consumer behavior. You must have a proven record of campaigns that lead with social. You must have an incredible creative reputation and internationally recognized work. We seek a candidate with craftsmanship, intellectual curiosity, and someone who is both focused on creation of innovative work as well as managing.

You should be able to participate in and contribute to new business activities as well as inspire continuous engaging messaging for existing clients. Because you would work closely with clients, strong communications skills are extremely important and the ability to articulate your ideas is imperative.

Send us your portfolio. We want to see smart, brand-building ideas and executions that are extraordinary and memorable.

Qualifications

- Four-year degree is required.
- 7-10 years of experience working in an agency environment.
- Your portfolio demonstrates your innovative work for top-tier brands.
- Provide leadership/motivation and convey the vision and values of the agency.
- You are a big thinker and you can articulate your thoughts and ideas very well verbally.
- You love conceptualizing and brainstorming as much as writing across the digital and social space.
- You know to get to great means really leaning in, no matter how long it takes.
- Lead conceptual development and execution of award winning creative work, from start to finish.
- Help pitch new business.

You must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this role.

This job description is subject to change at any time.

Work is regularly performed in a professional office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: - please include your location in the subject line of your email (BOS, NY, LA, WNS)

MullenLowe is an EEO/AA M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.
MullenLowe participates in E-Verify.

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

The work is never perfect, so how could we ask that of our applicants? What we do seek out at MullenLowe are original thinkers with a thing for unconventional ideas that solve tomorrow's big problems. Is that you? Check doubt at the door and apply for the roles that will excite and challenge you in new ways.

You must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this role.

This job description is subject to change at any time.

Work is regularly performed in a professional office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: disabilityaccommodations@mullenlowe.com - please include your location in the subject line of your email (BOS, NY, LA, WNS)

MullenLowe is an EEO/AA M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.
MullenLowe participates in E-Verify.

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/OFCCP_EEO_Supplement_Final_JRF_QA_508c.pdf

 

Job Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
7 to 10 years
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