Work in the horn of Africa! We have a very exciting opportunity for a Creative Director to work at a fantastic full-service advertising agency in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This is a working Creative Director role, so you’ll be really hands-on creatively. They are ideally looking for an art-based CD but may consider a copy-based creative. The role requires someone to conceptualise and execute through-the-line campaigns. You will also be responsible for Creative Strategy. We’re looking for someone with experience working with large multinational brands as well as working in different African markets as these are the accounts you will be working on – above and below the line as well as Digital. You will manage a team of up to 12 creative staff and will be responsible for mentoring and motivating the studio. Start packing, a new adventure awaits!
The successful candidate must have/be:
- Relevant Diploma
- 10 years’ advertising agency experience minimum
- Experience with clients is a must!
- Through-the-Line experience
- Able to manage a team of creatives
- Experience working with large multinational brands as well as working in different African markets
- Organised, disciplined
- Able to motivate a team
- Some Digital experience
- TTL portfolio
- Team player
- Enthusiastic and passionate.
Please submit a portfolio on application.
Should you not receive a response within one week, please consider your application unsuccessful.