A dynamic and innovative marketing agency that thrives on creativity, strategic thinking, and delivering exceptional results. We are currently seeking an accomplished and visionary Creative Director, specializing in Copywriting, to lead our dynamic creative and social media teams.
As the Creative Director at Visit Kurdistan, you will play a pivotal role in shaping and executing the marketing vision set by the Senior Marketing Director. This leadership position requires a seasoned professional with extensive experience in international advertising agencies, excelling not only in copywriting but also in leading multifaceted creative and social media teams. The ideal candidate will be a strategic thinker capable of translating long-term goals into compelling and visually stunning stories.
Leadership: Lead the creative team, providing strategic direction and inspiration to ensure the development of groundbreaking concepts aligned with the marketing vision.
Social Media Oversight: Oversee the social media team, guiding the creation of engaging content that resonates with target audiences and supports the overall marketing strategy.
Collaboration: Collaborate closely with the Senior Marketing Director and the Marketing Director to understand and execute the long-term marketing vision, ensuring creative initiatives align with organizational objectives.
Creative Strategy: Develop and maintain a cohesive and innovative creative strategy that spans across various channels, including digital, print, events, and social media.
Cross-Functional Liaison: Act as a key liaison between the creative department and other cross-functional teams, fostering collaboration and integration of creative concepts.
Mentorship: Mentor and develop team members, fostering a culture of creativity, collaboration, and continuous improvement.
Presentation Skills: Present and articulate creative concepts persuasively to clients, stakeholders, and internal teams.
Industry Awareness: Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and cultural shifts to inform and inspire innovative creative solutions.
Education: Bachelor’s degree in marketing, Communications, Journalism, or a related field.
Experience: A minimum of 10+ years of experience in copywriting and creative leadership roles within international advertising or marketing agencies.
Expertise: Proven expertise in leading both creative and social media teams, with a strong portfolio showcasing successful campaigns.
Communication Skills: Exceptional verbal and visual storytelling skills, demonstrating the ability to convey complex ideas compellingly.
Strategic Thinking: Strategic thinker with the ability to align creative initiatives with long-term organizational goals.
Market Understanding: Strong understanding of marketing trends, consumer behavior, and digital landscapes.
Interpersonal Skills: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Adaptability: Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.