The Many is looking for an Associate Creative Director, with a background in Copywriting, to lead teams of copywriters and art directors in creating social content for brands known the world over. The ideal candidate can mentor nascent talent, skillfully balance the opinions of stakeholders (Brand, Strategy, PM, Media, Production, Analytics), comfortably collaborate with clients, and still develop ideas that make influencers jealous and/or their parents take notice. Please present a portfolio demonstrating your creative works.
What You’ll Do
Lead social content that brings strategy to life across platforms. From social-first activations to platform hacks, tentpole moments to evergreen content, the internet will be your oyster.
Guide copywriters to write for screens of all shapes and sizes, inspiring your team to create engaging content and influential campaigns.
Organize your team’s ideas so that high level marketing executives will spend hundreds of thousands of dollars to produce them.
Partner with an Associate Creative Director/Art Director to tackle all problems as a team when appropriate, or divide and conquer when necessary.
Support Creative Directors in understanding and implementing feedback from internal stakeholders and clients, then ensuring all facets of campaign creative are executed as agreed upon.
Learn from award-winning creative leaders to improve your craft and grow as both a creative and leader.
What You Can Do
1-5 years managing creative contributors and production partners against finite timelines and budgets to create work that people will talk about.
Write, and you love it. Short form. Long form. Formless. Always in an effort to win the internet.
Speak fluent internet, yet also have a firm grasp of classic rules of grammar and syntax so you can break them in the most audacious ways possible..
Lead video productions. We make a lot of video content, and knowing your way around a production, as well as pre and post, is a must.
Express your unique view of the world, often in as few words as possible, and help others do the same.
You believe that truth is stranger, funnier, and more engaging than fiction.
Translate emotional, human stories to people who otherwise wouldn’t have given it a second thought.
Empathize with people unlike you to understand what makes them tick.
Translate content briefs to creatives in a way that inspires them to make the best work.
Have a desire to learn, grow, teach, and contribute in a fast-paced, creative environment.