CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Chicago, Illinois • United States

we are unlimited is seeking Creative Directors who want to break rules, invent new ways to work and inspire and push creative teams to create award-worthy work.

The Meat

  • Delegates work to appropriate teams, oversees the work and provides smart, useful, constructive feedback.

  • Ensures budgets, deadlines, etc. are complete, accurate and followed.
  • Provides clear/objective critiques of creative’s work during development.
  • Follows up with teams and determines when to intercede and when not to during projects.

  • Produces intelligent and on-strategy creative solutions that reflect brand personality.

  • Participates in selection of vendors in conjunction with creative and production teams.

  • Engaging, dynamic and clear when presenting internally and /or with clients.
  • Remains current and communicates industry trends and techniques.
  • Responsible for teaching creative philosophy, values and beliefs with the assistance of senior creative personnel.
  • Is a champion for our clients’ brand.
  • Represents we are unlimited at portfolio events, conferences and creative speaking engagements.
  • Partners with recruiting and participates in screening and interviewing of potential we are unlimited employees.

The Cheese

  • 10+ years of related work experience and/or training or equivalent combination of education and experience required.
  • Copy or art background.
  • Exceptional writing skills.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers and other employees of the organization.
  • Define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw conclusions.

  • Interpret a variety of technical instructions in various forms and deal with several abstract/concrete variables.
  • It is imperative to have experience and extensive knowledge in all marketing mediums. Print, TV, radio, social, web, experiential.

The Special Sauce

We mean it when we say we are committed to building and nurturing an open, inclusive, diverse environment where our employees can learn, change and grow as fast as the world around them. Cheesy? Maybe. True? Absolutely.

If these qualities sound like you, let’s talk.

  • Restless, curious and passionate
  • Brings positive energy to everything you create and everyone you meet
  • Thrives in a start-up environment
  • Always exploring, inventing and creating
  • Belief in respect and tolerance

we are unlimited 
A new kind of fully integrated agency built from the ground up.
 

Combining the power of data with cultural foresight, Unlimited is an omni-channel agency designed exclusively for the speed and complexity of McDonald’s business, and populated with the best and brightest talent from across the Omnicom Group and beyond. We work in direct partnership with McDonald’s, mobilized to deliver world-class creative work and business solutions at speed, scale, and efficiency, and with unprecedented impact.

McDonald’s is the foundational client and will be our sole focus as we build a vanguard agency for this world-renowned brand. We seek professionals who see the opportunity to carry the torch for this brand leader and have passion to help accelerate this storied brand to an even more successful future. 

Our workspace in the heart of Downtown Chicago has been completely purpose-built with a focus toward inspiration, collaboration and speed. Our culture will value excellence in character and craft in equal measure. Our team has collaborative spirits, curious minds, and kindness at its core. This agency is built on the notion that human potential is truly unlimited, and is only fully unleashed when people working together respect and appreciate each other as talented equals.

www.weareunlimited.com

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

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