Creative

USA

DDB New York

New York
437 Madison Avenue
8th Floor
New York, NY 10022

+1.212.415.2000

ddbnorthamerica.com

Copywriter

As a Copywriter at DDB, you are responsible for creating original copy across platforms, conceptually and tactically. You’re a storyteller at heart, and have a natural curiosity; you are resourceful, imaginative and can brainstorm big ideas.

Responsibilities:

  • Conceive and execute content based on approved client/agency strategy
  • Work independently and/or with a creative partner and producers
  • Maintain grammatical and material accuracy
  • Work conceptually and tactically, as requested
  • Attend productions and work with vendors at the discretion of a Creative Director
  • Participate in and contribute to the new business activities of the agency

Qualifications:

  • Mastery of the mechanics of writing: punctuation, spelling, structure and organization of writing
  • Previous experience as a Copywriter; prefer 1-4 years of experience within an advertising agency setting as a copywriter
  • Minimum of a Bachelors degree or equivalent business experience preferred
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Associate Creative Director (Art/Healthcare)

As an Associate Creative Director – Art/Healthcare at DDB, you are responsible for creating and executing original visual content across platforms in for both Consumers and HCPs.

Responsibilities:

  • Conceive and execute designs based on approved client/agency strategy
  • Work independently and/or with a creative partner and producers
  • Nurture and mentor junior team members
  • Work conceptually and tactically, as requested
  • Attend productions and work with vendors at the discretion of a Creative Director
  • Participate in and contribute to the new business activities of the agency
  • Attend and participate in client presentations at the discretion of the Creative Director

Qualifications:

  • Mastery of industry-standard design software/tools
  • Previous experience as an Art Director within an advertising agency
  • Minimum of a Bachelors degree or equivalent business experience preferred
  • Have strong leadership skills
  • Healthcare/pharma experience is helpful, but not necessary
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Tribal Worldwide, Los Angeles

Los Angeles
10960 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90024

310-907-1570

ACD - Art Director

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Collaborate w to create concepts that fit the space you’re working within i.e. social media content, digital ads, experiential, etc.
  • See work through from rough concept to finish and ship
  • Responsible for successfully “directing” multiple aspects of the components (whether it be art or copy driven) of a campaign
  • Exhibit organizational skills when dealing with production partners.  Has an understanding of how to work with and direct partners according to the concept, how to discuss talent, lighting, set design, post effects, and how these properties affect the final product.
  • Responsible for understanding film.  Should have a broad awareness of directors and their work and be able to identify their particular strengths and their appropriateness to a particular project.
  • Comfortable presenting your work to Creative Directors, upper management and to Clients
  • Take direction from CDs, GCDs and ECDs and show progress on feedback
  • Stays current and savvy to trends in advertising but also in culture in general
  • Seeks out improvement, training & growth opportunities
  • Experience with external creative vendors (illustrators, production houses, photographers etc.)
  • Effectively communicates in a business-like manner with a diverse range of people, both internally, with clients, and within the DDB Network

 

Here’s what we’re looking for:

  • 6+ years agency experience
  • Ability to plan, create, and present powerful concepts and executions
  • Award winning or highly recognized work a big plus*
  • Full trust in covering client meeting, shoot, running day-to-day while creative lead is out.
  • Is responsible for making sure teams deliver work that is on strategy, revisions that address feedback
  • Proactively seeking opportunities to push work to the next level
  • Providing guidance/direction to others—thinking beyond their own work
  • Loops in management for sign-off on work

 

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DDB San Francisco

San Francisco
600 California Street
7th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94108

+1.415.732.3600

ddbnorthamerica.com

Sr. Art Director

DDB SF is the westernmost outpost of DDB’s global network. We like to think we embody the entrepreneurial, experimental and techy ethos of San Francisco, couched in the tradition and recognition that comes with the DDB name. Our clients reflect that: Energy Upgrade California, Norton and iShares.

At DDB, we believe Creativity Is The Most Powerful Force In Business. Our job put simply is to help our clients make intuitive leaps they couldn’t make alone that help them grow beyond their wildest dreams.

Position Summary

The Sr. Art Director, typically work with a Sr. Copywriter partner. The Sr. Art Director/ Sr. Copywriter team is responsible for executing the creative and marketing strategy for all projects. Sr. Art Directors manage and direct the work of production design staff, external creative resources such as illustrators, photographers, and video/multimedia providers. Sr. Art directors must possess written and presentation skills and reports directly to the CD of assigned team.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Establishes visual tone, character, and messages that will effectively communicate with the target audience and fulfill the project objectives.

* Responsible for the proper placement, context and meaning of every image and graphic element within a creative assignment.

* Assists CD’s and in commissioning and management of outside illustrators, photographers, comp artists, and video producers. Proactively defines and assembles all necessary content assets with the creative staff.

* Works daily with the Project Manager or Account Team to ensure all deliverables and deadlines are met within budget.

* Seeks approvals from CD’s on all work before delivery to Account or Client.

* Participates in (and may lead) brainstorms.

* Assists in developing presentation materials for business development projects.

* Assists CD in presenting work to client.

* Collaborates with other creative staff to share learning and experience and to establish initiatives that will improve DDB’s creative product.

* Contributes to overall office morale, spirit, character and work quality.

Organizational Relationships and Contacts

* Reports to CD’s.

* Partners with Sr. Copywriter.

* Directs the work of external creative vendors.

* Collaborates with mainline agency counterparts.

Requirements

* Proven highly versatile design skills. Portfolio necessary.

* Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash and Dreamweaver (or other html editing software). Familiarity with KeyNote is also desirable.

* B.A. in graphic design, Communication Arts, or equivalent

DDB is an equal opportunity employer (EOE). We strongly support diversity in the workforce.

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Designer

DDB SF is the western-most outpost of DDB’s global network. We like to think we embody the entrepreneurial, experimental and techy ethos of San Francisco, couched in the tradition and recognition that comes with the DDB name. Our clients reflect that: Energy Upgrade California, Norton and iShares.

At DDB, we believe Creativity Is The Most Powerful Force In Business. Our job put simply is to help our clients make intuitive leaps they couldn’t make alone that help them grow beyond their wildest dreams.


Position Summary:

As a designer you are responsible for the visual tone, appearance, functionality, and overall aesthetic of a client project. Designers are an integral part of the concept process and realize the team’s ideas from sketch to final layout through visually exciting executions.  They are integral partners to the Art Director/Copywriter team. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assists creatives in establishing visual tone, character, and messages that will effectively communicate with the target audience and fulfill the project objectives.
  • Ensures compatibility of design and functionality for optimum marketing and communication value.
  • Responsible for the proper and accurate position of every pixel within a client project.
  • Partners with creatives to define best execution methodologies and ensure smooth transfer of deliverables.
  • Constantly explores online design innovations and groundbreaking media techniques that may enhance a client’s marketing message.
  • Works daily with team and/or Project Manager to ensure all deliverables and deadlines are met within budget.
  • Seeks approvals from creative directors on all work before delivery to Account or Client.
  • Participates in brainstorms.
  • Assists in developing presentation materials for business development projects.
  • Collaborates with other creative staff to share learning and experience and to establish initiatives that will improve  DDB’s creative product.
  • Contributes to overall office morale, spirit, character and work quality. 

Requirements:

Must possess at least two years experience as a graphic designer for an ad agency or web development firm.

Proven highly versatile design skills. Portfolio necessary.

Solid knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, and other graphic production software. Ability to work in Dreamweaver (or other html editing software).

B.A. in graphic design, Communication Arts, or equivalent

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Rodgers Townsend, St. Louis

St. Louis
200 N. Broadway,
12th FL
St. Louis, MO 63102

314-436-9960

rodgerstownsend.com

Senior Creative Developer

Technology Leader

·       At your core, you view development as creative expression as much as it is writing clean code

·       You will solve business problems with technology and creative thinking

·       Develop elegant responsive user-interfaces for desktop and mobile

·       Work with producers, art directors and other internal and external partners to develop digital projects on time and on budget

·       Investigate cost-effective and secure technical platforms for clients and consult with Digital Director as necessary

·       Make recommendations for performance, security and hosting

·       Point person for external client contacts as well as internal producers

·       Mentor other developers to build capabilities

 

Idea Champion

·       Adds value to the creative process by providing ideas and support and helping to overcome possible obstacles

·       Collaborative mindset

·       Takes initiative with clients, proactively offering thinking and ideas

·       Ability to work with external partners when necessary

 

 

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years of experience developing web applications to support brands and businesses
  • Deep understanding of LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) 
  • Nginx knowledge a plus
  • Strong HTML, SASS/CSS and Javascript skills, with an understanding of front-end frameworks
  • Working knowledge of modern Javascript frameworks such as Vue, Angular, React, etc.
  • Expert front-end developer building responsive user-interfaces for desktop and mobile
  • Ability to support a variety of client PHP frameworks/CMS (Laravel, Craft, WordPress, Silverstripe, etc)
  • Ability to support and manage source control via GIT
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Canada

DDB Canada, Toronto

Toronto
33 Bloor Street East,
17th Floor
Toronto Ontario M4W 3T4

+1.416.925.9819

Brand Designer

Brand Designer

 

DDB is looking for a talented, experienced Brand Designer to join our multidisciplinary design practice. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to define the look and feel for nationwide and international campaigns; create, evolve and manage brand guidelines for our clients; and bring a high level of polish to our product. You’ll work on print, TV, out-of-home, and the odd curveball. Your team will be diverse, smart, and collaborative, and you’ll be part of a vibrant work culture at Canada’s most creatively acclaimed, internationally-recognized agency.

 

Here’s the checklist of what you need to bring:

 

• A post-secondary degree or diploma in design or a related field

Deep knowledge of design principles, with top-notch layout and typography skills

• Experience in logo design & brand development

An understanding of design for broadcast, including the ability to conceptualize motion graphics

Familiarity with print production processes

• A detail-oriented, collaborative, and self-starting work ethic

• Comfort working in a fast-paced environment, with the capacity to handle multiple projects at once

• Great presentation skills, along with an ability to justify and defend your work

• Technical proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, working in a Mac OS environment

• A strong portfolio of work

 

 

About DDB Canada

 

Known for advertising that generates significant results for clients, DDB Canada is a “total communications company” whose fundamental belief is that creativity is the most powerful force in business. DDB Canada has offices in Vancouver, Edmonton, Montreal and Toronto. The agency’s integrated marketing disciplines include: public relations, event management, digital, social, mobile, branding, design, data and analytics, CRM, mass and marketing.

 

DDB is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We also offer reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know when you submit your application.

 

We appreciate all expressed interest in this position, however only candidates selected for interview will be contacted

 

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Brand Designer

Brand Designer

 

DDB is looking for a talented, experienced Brand Designer to join our multidisciplinary design practice. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to define the look and feel for nationwide and international campaigns; create, evolve and manage brand guidelines for our clients; and bring a high level of polish to our product. You’ll work on print, TV, out-of-home, and the odd curveball. Your team will be diverse, smart, and collaborative, and you’ll be part of a vibrant work culture at Canada’s most creatively acclaimed, internationally-recognized agency.

 

Here’s the checklist of what you need to bring:

 

• A post-secondary degree or diploma in design or a related field

Deep knowledge of design principles, with top-notch layout and typography skills

• Experience in logo design & brand development

An understanding of design for broadcast, including the ability to conceptualize motion graphics

Familiarity with print production processes

• A detail-oriented, collaborative, and self-starting work ethic

• Comfort working in a fast-paced environment, with the capacity to handle multiple projects at once

• Great presentation skills, along with an ability to justify and defend your work

• Technical proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, working in a Mac OS environment

• A strong portfolio of work

 

 

About DDB Canada

 

Known for advertising that generates significant results for clients, DDB Canada is a “total communications company” whose fundamental belief is that creativity is the most powerful force in business. DDB Canada has offices in Vancouver, Edmonton, Montreal and Toronto. The agency’s integrated marketing disciplines include: public relations, event management, digital, social, mobile, branding, design, data and analytics, CRM, mass and marketing.

 

DDB is an inclusive, equal opportunity employer that values diversity. We also offer reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please let us know when you submit your application.

 

We appreciate all expressed interest in this position, however only candidates selected for interview will be contacted

 

Apply Now