Associate Creative Director Copywriter (Hispanic Market Experience)

Creative New York, New York


Description

We love a great idea. But what fires up our welding torch in the morning is making stuff. That’s why EP+Co is looking for an Associate Creative Director that’s a Copywriter by trade, but jack of other skillsets, passions, side hustles and harebrained ideas. With a team under your direction and 100% in-house capabilities at your disposal, together let’s make something. Something that strikes a chord and generates buzz, with results to go with it, for any number of the iconic brands on our aptly eclectic roster.

 

Primary Responsibilities:


  • Have overall responsibility for developing and producing exceptional creative strategies and concepts that

solve the identified problem and are appropriate for the brand’s personality.

  • Articulate and advocate a vision and voice for the brand with an understanding and respect for the brand 

personality.

  • Work with account management and others within the agency to ensure that strategies are insightful and 

will stimulate good work.

  • Develop and guide breakthrough creative ideas that incorporate input from client, agency team, and 

personal research.

  • Inspire others and create/maintain an environment where big ideas consistently occur and thrive.
  • Consistently deliver big ideas, and produce quality, award winning work that enhances the agency-client 

relationship.

  • Persuasively present and defend creative work to internal teams and clients.
  • Operate in the best interest of both the client and the agency by using resources responsibly within 

budget.

  • Monitor all materials through all stages of pre-production and production.
  • Ensure that work (own and others’) is delivered on time, and regularly report the status of projects to the 

Creative Director.

  • Mentor and formally manage junior creatives.
  • Regularly contribute to new business activities.
  • Maintain consistently high creative advertising standards and proactively learn new techniques and trends 

(and disseminate such information to others on the Creative team).

  • Actively participate in industry organizations, events, award shows, etc., as a professional representative 

of the agency and our clients.

  • Network externally and be aware of key players, new talent, trends, etc.

 

Performance Expectations:


  • Intelligent thinking, good organization, and accuracy.
  • Ability to define problems, collect relevant information, and draw insightful conclusions.
  • Ability to anticipate and resolve issues and obstacles.
  • A high degree of professional maturity.
  • Sound and prudent decision making and professional judgment.
  • Ability to manage a full plate of assignments across all channels (TV, print, direct, digital, etc.).
  • Energy and enthusiasm.
  • Ability to build and maintain positive, productive working relationships.
  • Strong written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to effectively present work to Creative Director(s), members of the account team, and clients.
  • Ability to take feedback from Creative Director(s), members of the account team, and clients.

Required Experience:

  • Consistent, proven creative talent (multiple well-produced, big-idea campaigns) and superior design sense
  • 8+ years of relevant work experience in an agency environment
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent professional work experience