I am currently recruiting for an international agency based in the heart of Dubai, this agency boasts and impressive portfolio of international and regional clients. They are currently looking to recruit a mid-weight creative team – art director and copywriter.
Art Director typical activities may include:
meeting with the account management team to discuss the client’s requirements;
gaining an understanding of the target audience and business that the advert is aimed at;
working closely with the copywriter to generate creative ideas and concepts to fulfil the client’s brief;
meeting with the creative director before presenting ideas to clients;
pitching ideas to clients;
producing sketches or ‘storyboards’ or ‘scamps’ to communicate ideas to the client;
briefing other members of the creative team;
commissioning photographers, artists or film-makers to work on projects;
visiting and assessing locations for potential shoots;
working on location;
attending meetings at production houses and with other directors;
working in editing suites to oversee the finished product;
Typical work activities may include:
liaising with clients and interpreting their briefs;
working in account teams;
developing creative ideas and concepts,
presenting ideas to colleagues and clients;
writing clear, persuasive, original copy;
updating digital media with snappy, timely content;
proofreading copy to check spelling and grammar;
amending, revising or redeveloping adverts or campaigns in response to feedback from the creative director, account team or clients;
overseeing campaigns through the production stage to completion;
working on several campaigns at once, sometimes under pressure and often to tight deadlines;
casting actors for TV and radio work, and listening to voice tapes;
liaising with production companies, photographers, typographers, designers and printers;
keeping up to date with popular culture and trends;
Monitoring the effectiveness of advertising campaigns.
– MNC agency experience- 3-4 years
If you are applying for this role please send me a cover note letting me know who the other part of the team is so I can find their application.
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