R OL E Weare looking for a flexible and highlymotivated Senior CreativeDesigner , able to work independently and with teamsto pitch, sell and create campaigns and branded content.
You shouldbe used to working in a fast paced creative environment,potentially from an advertising, brand or content background, andmotivated to work alone, with small teams, or with additionalfreelancers to develop campaigns and content across multipleformats to be used across traditional, social media &digital platforms.
You will be able to use (or build) your'black book' of best in class suppliers andfreelancers to deliver impact and business results.
You'llneed to be a great communicator and an inspiring leader -motivating direct reports, peers and colleagues, confident inclient facing situations, good at juggling multiple projects andtight deadlines, and able to say no constructively and positively.
The entrepreneurial atmosphere will allow someone to bring theirown ideas to open up new projects with existing and potentialclients.
Strong English and is essential and Arabic is preferable,as many of our clients work across bothlanguages. SKILLS &COMPETENCIES You'llbe :
Passionate andknowledgeable about branded content and creativecampaigns
Curious, creative and up for achallenge
Smart and a clearcommunicator
Friendly and positive withteam
Confident in client facingsituations
Willing and able to travel acrossMENA offices
University degree and relevant creativequalifications
5-8 years previous experiencein fast paced agency or news environment.
Liaising with colleagues in other offices, andsharing expertise or insights with design and creative teams inother offices e.
g. London & SJR, ensuring we use H+Kproprietary tools, methods & techniques
Work with client-service team to ensure projects remainon-time and on-budget
Consulting clients onbrand challenges.
Scope, plan & managethe creative process on projects
Work withother disciplines (Strategists, Developers, Content Producers,Media, Accounts, etc.) to ensure cohesive team integration, andalignment with broader business objectives
Define the aesthetic of overall campaigns
Manage multiple projects simultaneously
Generate ideas and sell them into clients and othermembers of the team
Mock-up / storyboardcreative ideas
Design across multiple channelsincluding email, web, social etc. as well as some printwork
Consistently produce creative elementsagainst a deliverables list
Run / leadbrainstorms
Attend client briefings &present to clients
Developing and pitching newbusiness
Taking briefs and client / colleaguefeedback
Bringing together internal teams todeliver campaigns
Creative flair : Ideas / concept generation bothindependently and as part of a team
Goodknowledge of appropriate and latest requirements for contentdevelopment
Awareness of current and emergingcreative trends
Good time managementskills