Job title: Creative Director, CNX
Company: Condé Nast
Job description: Condé Nast is a global media company producing the highest quality content with a footprint of more than 1 billion consumers in 32 territories through print, digital, video and social platforms. The company’s portfolio includes many of the world’s most respected and influential media properties including Vogue, Vanity Fair, Glamour, Self, GQ, The New Yorker, Condé Nast Traveler/Traveller, Allure, AD, Bon Appétit and Wired, among others. Condé Nast Entertainment was launched in 2011 to develop film, television and premium digital video programming.
Location: New York, NY
Condé Nast is a world-renowned media company—producing the highest quality content for the most influential audiences through iconic brands that touch upon every consumer interest. CNX—our marketing, creative strategy, and production department—is responsible for harnessing that power and passion to create and execute the industry’s most compelling programs, initiatives, and partnerships.
Reporting to the Global VP, Creative, the Creative Director will build and lead a specialized creative team on a variety of commercial assignments and special projects with Condé Nast’s global portfolio of brands. The ideal candidate is a multidimensional and conceptual creative with proven experience executing campaigns that bring brands closer to culture. They’re an expert in visual and written language, and will apply a distinct point of view to bold work for our most valued advertising partners.
At CNX, cross-functional collaboration is vital, and success relies on “walking the walk” in both advertising and editorial settings. In partnership with creative strategists, the Creative Director will carry concepts and engage stakeholders across all relevant divisions of the organization. Of equal importance is hands-on creation of assets (from marketing materials to film treatments and client pitch decks) in a fast-paced, iterative environment.
The next phase of growth for CNX is an important and evolving part of the global strategy for Condé Nast. The Creative Director will be positioned to contribute to a new vision for commercial creativity at the company, and the strongest candidate will be excited to make an impact early in the process.
Partner with marketing leads on the conceptual creative development of custom programs from pitch to delivery.
Work closely with the Global VP, Creative on the development and communication of the creative strategy and positioning of CNX
Apply strategic insights to the development of creative concepts and inventive content formats for clients.
Set the bar for high quality creative output, and inspire key teams and stakeholders in the process of answering a brief.
Ensure CNX ideas properly represent the voices of our editorial brands as well as our advertising partners.
Champion diversity, inclusivity, and empathy in every stage of the creative process.
Serve as a mentor and thought leader among junior creative team members and cross-functional teammates.
Be a collaborative creative guide to strategists, marketers, producers, and clients.
Essential Skills & Requirements
7+ years professional experience as a senior creative in media or creative agencies.
Excellent written and verbal presentation skills.
Expert ability with Adobe Creative Suite and Google Slides.
Extensive experience on set and with pre- and post-production processes for video and still photography (digital and print).
Passion/experience in cultural categories relevant to Condé Nast audiences: fashion, entertainment, cuisine, beauty, travel, and technology.
A portfolio demonstrating a multidimensional body of work encompassing 360 creative campaigns (content and advertising).
Knowledge of new media formats and the web3 space is a plus.
Highly organized, and skilled with time-management and workload prioritization.
Experience building creative teams and implementing new processes is a plus.
Passionate about brands, ideas, stories, design and experiential, and a point of view that translates to brand campaigns.
What happens next?
If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply below, and we will review your application as soon as possible. You can update your resume or upload a cover letter at any time by accessing your candidate profile.
Condé Nast is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, familial status and other legally protected characteristics.
Location: New York City, NY
Job date: Fri, 24 Jun 2022 00:00:56 GMT
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