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We are Black Sheep, a cause-driven creative and brand strategy agency that works with impactful companies and organizations to activate communities around things that matter, and we arerecruiting for a newCreative Director.
Creative Director Job Description
You are a multidisciplinary storyteller who is curious about people and what makes them tick. You get excited by using the craft of writing and design to create narratives with the power to transform people and create change. You know how to cut to the heart of what drives people to unlock epiphanies and galvanize communities. You demonstrate the ability to simplify the complex and communicate it in clear and inspiring ways, across a variety of mediums. You have a digital-first mindset and the design chops to translate traditional ideas to the digital space and vice versa. The impact of your creative is far greater than what's on the page.
What does that mean for your day-to-day? You will be
Why is this role important for Black Sheep's work?
The Creative Director role makes the biggest impact by pushing others to the edge, getting big ideas to the surface and then believing in and owning the development of those ideas. You inspire the team to go further. You collaborate with our digital team to identify innovative platforms where great ideas can come to life. You work closely with our strategy team to find unique, compelling insights. And you partner with our accounts team to deliver extraordinary thinking that changes the status quo for our clients.
Your skillset is critical to our work because you are constantly on the lookout for new ways to inspire creative solutions and for new vehicles that will help our stories unfold. What has been a poster or video today might be a VR installation or an immersive experience tomorrow. Pushing the edge of our creative and formats within Black Sheep will be key.
We count on you to embody the belief that creativity and storytelling can amplify messaging, accelerate impact and rally others to spark a movement.
Key Areas of Mastery
While it's hard to define the exact experience necessary, we are hoping to find someone that meets the requirements below-or someone who can prove to us that the experiences they've had beat what we have outlined.
Inclusion at The Black Sheep Agency
Yes, we're a gathering of rebels. We've come together to change minds and accelerate impact for organizations and businesses that are leading communities toward a more equitable future. In our field of strategy, marketing and creative ideas, we know the playing field isn't fair, and getting a dream job is easier for some than others.
We believe our ecosystem is strengthened through perspective and collaboration, and that can only happen when mentorship, leadership and career opportunities are open to all. We're looking for go-getters and figure-it-outers- people who think beyond the ordinary list of awards and internships and tell the story of how they've transformed their professional life through personal initiative and creativity.
We don't believe talent and expertise should look the same-ever. Tell us how you'll join us in sparking an empowered and brilliant future for our communities. Be the rebel that you are. We want to meet you.