Creative DirectorNew York
Stink Studios is looking for an exceptional creative leader to join our world-class, multidisciplinary creative team in NYC.
You may come from a background that leans more towards art direction and design or from writing and storytelling, but as Creative Director at Stink Studios, you are responsible for it all. The CD supervises and participates in the overall creative conceptual output of their team’s projects and pitches for some of the top clients in the world. You oversee, support and coach our creative and UX team and are focused simultaneously on developing and bettering our work daily. You will teach, mentor and develop your team and help creative team members set and achieve their quarterly goals. Besides your immediate creative team, you work directly with strategists, producers, developers and directors to create award-winning digital experiences, content and campaigns.
As a senior member of the creative team, your executional and production experience has you comfortable developing your ideas and craft from scratch, as well as responding to pre-established creative direction or working within brand guidelines. This, however, is often not your main task. You use your experience and intuition to facilitate, manage and inspire your team to follow your example and the vision you set forth. You can lead while fostering a creative and collaborative environment that thrives on an exchange of ideas.
You have a keenly developed aesthetic or linguistic sensibility and you are in-touch with historic, modern and contemporary references.
What you’ll do
- Oversee, inspire and support project teams
- Ideate concepts alongside designers, developers, art directors, writers and strategists
- Concept and create for content, campaigns, sites, products, and experiences
- Lead with good intuition
- Pitch and win new work
- Lead, teach and mentor teams, drawing out the best work possible from them
- Cultivate strong client relationships
- Continually learn and develop emergent technologies
- Communicate fluently in the practical aspects of creative and interactive development
This position requires at least 8+ years experience, preferably in a production company or agency environment, and a portfolio that spans various platforms and mediums.
New York Benefits
Professional development funds
Subsidized health, dental & vision care
Friendly, talented colleagues
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