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Creative Director

Location: San Francisco

About Us

Standing out in the world of advertising is no simple task. You need to be able to translate passion to convey significance. At Questus we look for people who take chances to invent imaginative ways to build brands. That sometimes means get-ting knocked down, standing back up and marching forward. This business re-quires taking risks. We will have your back the entire way.
 
At Questus we know that the best environment brings out the best in our people.  We defend collaboration, curiosity, risk-taking and honesty. This approach and culture have helped Questus create groundbreaking work for world-class clients such as General Mills, Capital One, Wyndham, Suzuki, Universal, Starbucks, and others.

Position Overview

Design diva. Wizard of words. Captain of creatives. You are a fountain of ideas, good-will, new directions, and beautiful creations. As the creative lead you will work with other creative people in all Questus divisions. We believe great ideas come from every-where. Your job is to nurture, iterate and grow great ideas from your team and beyond.

Position Responsibilities

  • Develop and lead creative efforts for both current clients and new business pitches

  • Lead brand storytelling through the development of creative platforms that em-body our client’s brands and inspire and ignite their consumers

  • Guide and lead the creative team to create brand platforms, brand storytelling, content creation, and digital activations for our clients

  • Work with strategy, research and data, account management, media, and production resources to ensure that deadlines and client budgets are adhered to, and client expectations are exceeded

  • Understand the opportunities offered by digital, social and technology platforms and media and translate these developments into winning strategies for the agency’s clients

  • Establish best practices and processes for cross-team collaboration, and ensure quality is monitored

  • Fostering a supportive and inclusive environment for a diverse group of individuals

  • Optimizing the creative culture within the company by celebrating the team’s work online, in industry events, blog posts, and becoming an industry thought leader

Qualifications

 

  • Deep understanding of content creation, social activations and digital/video campaigns. Good understanding of media, media strategies, channels, and ad types

  • Seasoned approach to brand building and ability to translate that understand-ing into innovative creative solutions

  • Previous creative department leadership experience, with the desire to mentor junior staff and work collaboratively to achieve results

  • Experience leading pitches to clients in collaboration with the team

  • At least 5 years of experience as a Creative Director working at a digital agency

  • Passion for developing positive, collaborative creative culture across multiple offices

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating conceptual thinking, creative problem solving and fantastic creative

  • Experience managing multiple projects and meeting aggressive deadlines

  • Strong verbal and writing skills

  • Clear, thoughtful communicator who is skilled at building consensus

How to Apply

Please submit a cover letter and your resume to careers@questus.com with the subject line “Creative Director.”