LKDA Strategic Creative Advertising, a TTL advertising agency based in Irene, Pretoria, is looking for a permanent strategic creative director to work on a leading international automotive brand incorporating all facets of the marketing mix.
This role is for a multi-skilled go-getter who is as comfortable in front of a client - driving their business, as they are in generating ideas and strategies, and leading a group of creatives to deliver projects, on deadline, to an exceptional standard.
Key responsibilities include:
- Strategy development based on client needs
- Generation of strong creative concepts based on strategy
- Leading a team of designers to execute concepts to very high standards
- Driving each element of projects through execution to final delivery
- Identifying opportunities both for the client and agency
- Client liaison and communication
- Minimum of 4 years advertising agency experience in similar role
- Formal client-facing experience i.e client communication and pitching creative
- A strong portfolio of work to be sent through with application
- Thorough knowledge of design, web, print and production processes
- Outstanding knowledge and fluency in the Adobe product suite
- A strong strategic mind
- Exceptional creative and conceptual skills
- Excellent communication skills
- Well presented, intelligent, innovative and charismatic
Don't apply if you don't adhere to all above specifications. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Please note this is a creative role, so be creative! Applications without portfolios will not be considered.