We Are Social are looking for an Art Director to join our team, based in Chippendale.
You are socially and digitally savvy, you will be able to realise your ideas in any channel depending on the brief, idea and end goal/objective.
You are passionate about this industry and the work that comes out of it, and have strong opinions on how to make it better.
You assist with creative strategy and tactics to enable outstanding work.
You get your hands dirty to produce big world-class ideas that are powered by people.
You keep your cool under pressure, have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and deliver greatness on time, especially in new business pitches.
You keep abreast of creative campaigns and creative news from the wider scene.
You share your knowledge with those around you and also use the expertise available to broaden your own development.
You deliver your ideas with confidence and conviction, to your peers as well as to a board room.
KEY SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Strong academic performance, ideally at a tertiary level.
Minimum of three years’ experience in a creative industry
An ambitious creative thinker, proven experience in delivering big social ideas.
A clear and persuasive communicator, with experience in presenting to senior audiences
Able to execute your ideas with a focus on your craft.
Self-driven, highly accountable and passionate, you are the ultimate team player.
Happy to pivot between getting your hands dirty on small fast moving projects and leading large brand campaigns
Articulate and considerate to commissioning specialists, such as artists and photographers, to work on projects.
Hands-on approach. Comfortable with creative tools: proficient in creative programs such as Adobe Creative Suite.
Capable of building beautiful presentations in Google Slides and Keynote.
Intermediate knowledge of camera work and editing tools.
In a committed creative partnership already? We’re also looking for a Copywriter.
ABOUT WE ARE SOCIAL
We are a socially-led creative agency, operating at the forefront of marketing and culture.
We deliver world-class creative ideas for forward-thinking brands. We are the world’s leading social specialists network, with over 900 specialists based in London, New York, Paris, Milan, Munich, Berlin, Beijing, Singapore, Shanghai, Dubai, Toronto and Tokyo. Through our network we have amassed a huge bank of collective knowledge about all things social - more than any other agency network. Our Sydney team now numbers 50 and is growing rapidly.
We generate insightful strategies, and create inspiring and compelling campaigns, all based on social insights. We do this for forward-thinking brands like Samsung, Didi, Audi, Activision, Kayo, Koala and the NRL. Ultimately we’re focused on creating ideas worth talking about!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.