Senior Above-the-Line Art Director: Hot Ad Agency – Cape Town


Calling all rock star, senior Above-the-Line Art Directors! We have a superb opportunity for you to show off your exceptional creativity at one of SA’s top creative agencies.  This innovative Cape Town agency is on the hunt for someone awarded, talented and passionate. The ideal candidate is a conceptual thinker who is comfortable working with a team. We’re looking for someone with strong TV, Radio and Print skills and experience. Come on and show us your award-winning portfolio to snatch up this super opportunity today!



  • Develop concepts that communicate to a target audience within the scope of the brand and creative brief supplied
  • Conceptualise ideas and designs, formulating artwork and storyboards based on the client’s specifications
  • Work closely with the team to develop top quality ATL advertising within the parameters of the client brief
  • Craft concepts into original, relevant and impactful communications
  • Follow through to the completion of the job whilst maintaining explicit attention to detail and adhering to project timelines
  • Manage multiple accounts that require working within budgets and scheduling requirements
  • Regularly create proactive work that helps grow existing clients and win new accounts


The successful candidates must have/be:

  • Minimum 7 years’ ad agency experience
  • Tertiary Qualification in Art Direction (or similar)
  • ATL, A-list ad agency experience
  • Awarded
  • Conceptual ability and solid design skills with a portfolio that demonstrates this (ideally award winning)
  • Mac proficiency (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Freehand)
  • Integrity, energy and creativity
  • Self-disciplined with excellent attention to detail
  • Driven
  • Passionate
  • Able to work under pressure
  • A team player


Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.


City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Level: Senior
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Tam237
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