Creative Director - Copy / Art / Design

Creative Director: Copy: Hot Ad Agency – Cape Town

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Previously disadvantaged candidates will be given preference.

A smoking hot integrated agency is on the hunt for a highly experienced, Copy-based Creative Director to lead a large creative team at their Cape Town office. We’re looking for a leader with Below-the-Line experience and a proven track record of producing both talked about, and award-winning work. In this wonderfully exciting role, you will report to the ECD and work as part of a senior leadership team to oversee and build respected and admired relationships with key clients. The ideal candidate is a positive, solutions-driven, down to earth individual – dynamic, but ego-free! This is a great opportunity with a lot of scope for development and career growth. If you’re as passionate about delivering exceptional creative work, this is for you


The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Relevant Degree/Diploma
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as a Creative Director
  • Extensive BTL experience – ideal (Retail experience may also be considered)
  • Petroleum industry experience – advantageous  
  • Able to inspire a team, gain the confidence of clients and push thinking to a better space
  • A good grasp of all aspects of the agency process from strategy to final production
  • Digital experience – a plus
  • A varied (and award-winning) portfolio book which contains a mix of real work and a strong conceptual ability
  • Clear copy skills – craft, insight, argument
  • A hunger to do great work in the industry
  • Ideally very strong agency heritage to contribute to the culture of the agency.

Please submit a relevant portfolio along with your CV on application.

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

City: Cape Town
Country: South Africa
Level of Expertise: Senior
Remuneration: Negotiable
Reference Number: #Tam485