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Creative Art Director France

The Oval Office is an experience-driven communication agency. We take a highly creative and pragmatic approach to forging lasting/heartfelt/genuine connections between people and brands. At our agency, you are not a number but an expert. We’ll give you every opportunity to develop your Officer skills to the fullest. The only question is: are you ready to bring brands to life for real?  If so, this is the job for you! 

Under the responsibility of the Creative Director, you will:

  • Design memorable communication projects for various clients, together with a copywriter. This could be for: brand campaigns, PR or social media activations, retail or drive to store animations, brand content, public, corporate or institutional events.
  • Oversee the artistic direction of each project and ensure its adaptation to different formats and media (film / digital / social / print / scenography...).
  • Select creative freelancers and production companies who will bring these concepts to life, like: production company/director, photographer, illustrator, graphic designer, scenographer & artists.
  • Ensure the follow-up of the production to guarantee the quality of execution and deadlines.
  • If necessary, present creative advice to clients.
  • Participate in the recruitment and supervision of junior and intern ADs.
  • Contribute to the influence of The Oval Office by participating in the agency's communication (video boxes, social networks & greetings) and by collaborating with the teams located in Belgium and the Netherlands.
  • Propose regular campaigns to reach new clients or retain existing clients with creative ideas.
  • Ensure a creative eye to inspire the agency during monthly meetings.

 

  • You have worked for a communications agency at least 5 years and are experienced in competitions and production follow-up in 360 projects.
  • Your perfect formula for a quality creation is: an ambitious, innovative and impactful communication concept + fair and direct writing + relevant and polished art direction. 
  • You have a good advertising culture.
  • You are hyper versatile: film, print, digital, social, event, retail, PR, scenography, visual identity, motion, packaging. Diversity inspires you. 
  • You have a background in visual communication and have a great graphic and artistic sensitivity. You master typography, composition, chromy, visual identity, photography, video editing, illustration, scenography as well as the whole graphic chain. 
  • You are always up to date with the latest trends and you have a rich and eclectic general culture.
  • You maintain close ties with a network of various creative freelancers and production companies that you like to call on, depending on the project. 
  • You are demanding and rigorous and guarantee perfect execution.
  • Your colleagues fight to work with you. Your availability, good humor and kindness give them at least one reason to get up in the morning. 
  • You are a team player and enjoy working with others.
  • You are autonomous and like to take initiative and responsibility. 
  • You are a good teacher and have a taste for management.
  • You speak Adobe fluently: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign (After Effect or Premiere are great assets). 
  • Your English is good enough to collaborate with our European counterparts, to present and defend your ideas.

Something for you?

Apply now by clicking on the button below and send us your CV & photo. Who knows, we might invite you for an introductory interview!