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ASSOCIATE CREATIVE LEAD

Job Role

ASSOCIATE CREATIVE LEAD

Job description

ASSOCIATE CREATIVE LEAD

Our client is a multi-disciplinary creative experiences agency. Based in Dubai, they bring together a pool of passionate creatives, who are committed to re-engineer the way experiences communicate and engage beyond conventional platforms.They believe in original ideas and the power of collective thinking. 

Specialities  include:

Content curation

Corporate Events

Brand Activations 

Scenography

Special Events

Brand Experiences

 Media & Interactive Production

Immersive Experiences 

About the role

  • Reporting to the Executive Creative Director, the role of Associate Creative Lead (ACL) is a key position within a highly creative and collaborative environment, with a primary focus on driving creativity from concept to execution, generating fresh ideas that ensure the final creative product aligns purposefully with the strategy of the brief and the artistic spirit of the agency.
  • The ACL must show a natural ability to understand and develop, often complex ideas, into a powerful creative narrative designed to communicate and inspire stakeholders.
  • The ACL assumes collective responsibility to collaborate and create powerful visual content in the communication of the project strategy.

Key areas of responsibility

  • Creative Pitch
  • Understand all aspects of the client brief through RFP, meetings etc.
  • Work and plan according to timelines, reviews and milestones set for the project
  • Take the initiative, requesting essential information where missing
  • Develop the conceptual strategy in line with the aims of the project brief
  • Use innovative thinking and methods
  • Demonstrate the ability to articulate design thinking and rationale
  • Set out the presentation structure
  • Transform conceptual strategy into clearly defined content deliverables
  • Assign tasks and deliverables to team members
  • Create the best artistic treatment designed to communicate the concept
  • Show a solid understanding of the principles of design
  • Solve problems using design intelligence
  • Demonstrate a knowledge of contextual awareness
  • Show attention to detail
  • Select the best approach for purpose
  • Compile the final creative pitch proposal
  • Be prepared to deliver the final pitch to the client
  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior members of the design team
  • Manage time and delegate tasks efficiently

Creative Production

  • Ensure conceptual and artistic continuity, design purpose and creative integrity
  • Brief team members on project direction and associated deliverables
  • Provide clear artistic direction and proposal deliverables to team
  • Manage and delegate tasks to the team
  • In collaboration with the production team manage the creation and delivery of content with suppliers and in-house team
  • Ensure creative quality of final content On-site Direction
  • Provide Art Direction onsite
  • Brief photographers and videographers and other third-party suppliers
  • Preserve creative integrity through art direction to suppliers
  • Brief suppliers on creative objective in accordance with objectives

Post Evaluation

  • Arrange Post Evaluation meetings to discuss the delivery of the project
  • Ensure that feedback from the team is recorded and compiled in a report
  • Ensure that photographic and video graphic content are received from suppliers
  • Back up and archive all relevant files from project

Essentials

  • Ability to team with content and media teams, generating ideas to present to the client
  • Coordinate art staff including: scheduling of meetings for concept creation, development or review, coordinating daily schedules from progress to completion of jobs
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Expert knowledge in Adobe CC, (Video and motion graphics applications), InDesign,
  • Keynote, and PowerPoint
  • Highly creative with energy, drive and enthusiasm
  • A strategic thinker
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Confident, personable and likeable
  • Direct and focused
  • Taking the initiative
  • Committed to getting the job done on time
  • Ability to work in an international environment and an understanding and sensitivity towards cultural differences
  • Up to date with the latest trends and market developments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Specification

No of vacancies:
1
Job type:
Full Time
Location:
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Experience:
6 to 10
Driving License:
Not required
Visa:
To be provided by employer
Job code:
JB344