In this position the Associate Creative Director will produce their own design work as well as lead, inspire and mentor a growing team of creatives working on a diverse portfolio of consumer brands, products and lifestyle accounts. They will be responsible for fostering creativity and promoting accountability throughout the agency. Ensuring that the integrity and sophisticated taste of the agency is present in all creative, with the ability to juggle multiple projects at one time to meet hard and fast deadlines with ease.
Create a range of concepts and designs for each project, providing clear direction and a partnership approach with multiple team members and departments to ensure the direction and visual presentation supports the concept
Collaborate with Account Service/Project Management team to build schedules and scopes that meet deadlines and budgets, as well as allocate project workload, direct and evaluate the work of the staff
Collaborate with both internal teams and vendors such as developers on websites to drive excellence in UX, UI in order to build performance while maintaining brand point of view
Drive a standard of superior quality in preparing presentations and final product
Continually deliver the spirit of creativity and collaboration to the team that results in stellar results, mentoring and growing junior creative team members
Offer continuing education to the team for a mastery of Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
Follow existing processes and procedures, as well as enhance standards with new approaches to deliver top results
6+ years agency experience
Bachelor Degree in Graphic Arts or related field
Expert knowledge of Mac OS and Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
Proven ability to manage relationships and drive process
Motivation, decisiveness, organizational skills are a must
Applicants will be selected for an interview based on information provided in their cover letter, resume, references and portfolio sent to jobs@BlackBookInk.com
Salary is commensurate with a boutique agency and includes base salary and milestone based earned profit sharing.
Black Book Ink is a creative studio and design firm conceiving brand identities, campaigns, content marketing, commercials, websites, objects, events and experiences for our clients, our friends and ourselves. We’re searching for that special someone to join our growing Dallas office as an Associate Creative Director. This person understands that results driven creative starts with why, does more with less, asks what if, explores the possibilities and refines the message for highest imp