Associate Creative Director
Associate Creative Director's Mission
Jam3 is a design and experience agency that partners with modern, global brands. At Jam3 we relentlessly generate smart, creative, forward-thinking solutions in the space between people and technology. As our new Associate Creative Director, you will be a key member of the Creative Department working from our L.A office and supporting the Toronto Teams where needed; running one of our most important accounts, leading a unified vision across all client projects with your eye for design.
You’ll be part of an international team, comprised of some of the most talented makers, producers, and creative minds in the industry. These are people who aspire to architect the future of experience – imagining, creating and executing projects in forward-thinking ways. We are looking for someone who embodies our values of community, curiosity, passion, positivity and teamwork with a track record of delivery.
You are responsible for providing creative and design direction for our portfolio of technology clients (including, Facebook, Google, Adidas, Disney, Oculus, National Film Board and more). Sensational Creatives that excite us, have a proven track record of delivery. You’ll do the best work of your life and enjoy working hard to pull it off.
The Real Opportunity
Conceive and develop experience-oriented, highly impactful design solutions that fulfill strategic business objectives
Make sure that all your projects maintain a high degree of quality and consistency
Be able to understand current trends and anticipate future trends in design and technology
Direct and provide hands-on guidance to productions, with minimal Executive Creative Director oversight, providing animation guidance, pixel-pushing / visual QA to the final product and overall ensuring that the creative output is of the highest quality
Provide conceptual creative direction and leadership with a confident creative point-of-view for client presentations, new client acquisitions and new business pitches
Be a client leader and maintain client relationships to increase our volume of single-bid work
As the Associate Creative Director on projects you will be regularly communicating with your teams about the status of your projects and finding creative solutions to issues that arise while keeping your Executive Creative Directors in the loop
Manage communications between Jam3 and our clients to ensure project vision is always maintained
Provide design feedback to Creative Leads on your projects to disseminate to their teams, ensuring that the creative vision is being followed
Support new business and pitching; paired with a Creative Director to collaborate on concept and assemble decks or paired with a Designer and Producer to lead the presentation where you will be responsible for the final concept and deck by working with or delegating tasks
As an Associate Director of the Creative Department, part of your role is to help hire, manage, motivate, inspire and grow the skills of the designers who report to the Creative Director
Opportunity to regularly travel for client meetings and on-location design sprints
Jam3 welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities.
Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.