Analog Folk

Amsterdam

Senior Creative/Art Director

We’re always looking for great people.
 
AnalogFolk is a leading Global digital creative agency. Our purpose is to help brands use digital technology to make the analog world better. We’re looking for like-minded people to join our team.
 
Today, we’re looking for a Senior Creative /Art Director

Are you a senior digital creative who can concept and art direct? Good news. AnalogFolk has an opening for a passionate Senior Creative /Art Director in our Amsterdam office.

This role is responsible for leading projects throughout the project lifecycle: from briefing, to concept, development and production. You’ll execute conceptual and visual creative across a variety of client projects and digital offerings: marketing innovation, content and digital platforms. You’ll also execute and direct the work of other creatives, designers and external partners such as illustrators, photographers, directors and production companies. You must possess an acute visual eye and imaginative presentation skills.
 
You need to be clever, creative, enthusiastic and able to work in an open and collaborative way. We look for people who are dedicated to innovation and thrive on the freedom to grow and experiment.  We love ambitious and motivated people.
 
 
Role
 
·       Be an expert creative to our team and clients alike. Lead creatively both internally and externally.
·       Have the ability to work solo or as part of a team.
·       Have excellent communication and presentation skills. Have great ideas and the ability to sell them in.
·       Establish the visual tone, character, and messaging that will successfully fulfill the client brief and achieve our creative ambitions as an agency.
·       Lead content shoots for photography and film. Fashion and sportswear experience a big plus.
·       Mentor team creatives and designers by providing inspiring direction for both projects and long-term professional growth.
·       Work across a variety of project mediums: campaigns, content, platforms, digital services.
·       Assist in commissioning and management of outside illustrators, photographers, Directors and production companies.
·       Work daily with Producers and Account staff to ensure all deliverables and deadlines are met.
·       Participation in new business efforts (concept, execution, presentation).
·       Partner with all team members to deliver amazing work for our clients. Aspire to use digital to make the analog world better.
·       Contributes to overall office morale, spirit, character and work quality.
 
Requirements
 
·       Possess at least five years combined experience as a Digital Creative and Art Director for a digital agency, design studio or production company.
·       Be a digital native. Understand the behavior of digital ecosystems and emerging technologies.
·       Be restless in terms of learning and pushing creative boundaries.
·       Have proven and highly versatile concept and visual direction skills. Portfolio necessary.
·       Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch and other tools of the trade.
·       B.A. in Fine Art, Visual Design, Graphic Design, Communication Arts, or equivalent
·       Team player, interested in working in a fast paced and growing team
·       Be based in Netherlands or willing to relocate (relocation not available for this position)
·       Be fluent in written and spoken English. We conduct 100% of our business in English, but other languages are encouraged and embraced.
·       EU working visa required