The Hired Guns are seeking a strategic, visual-design-oriented Associate Creative Director to take on a key role with a unique company that holds a vital position in the healthcare ecosystem.
The Nitty Gritty
The backstory on the organization and why they need to hire you!
As Associate Creative Director, you’ll be signing on with a unique organization, described as a “25-year-old startup,” that provides platforms and services that speed up and power up biomedical and pharmaceutical research. They’ll depend on you to understand their strategy and that of their clients down to your bones, then develop creative concepts, sell them in, flesh them out into campaigns, and lead their implementation by overseeing a team of designers and working closely across all functional areas within the company.
How you’ll know if you’re a fit…
Your spectacular design talent got you started on the career path you’re on, but along the way your skill set has expanded to encompass much more than that. In your eight-plus years of experience in the creative field, you’ve developed an uncommon sense of business strategy and an abiding interest in how to help organizations deploy creative solutions to their business goals. You’re a stand-up star in presenting to stakeholders, with a presence that instills confidence in everyone around the table. You’ve spent four or more years managing direct reports and coordinating cross-functional teams of designers, web developers, copywriters, and more … yet you haven’t lost touch with the hands-on of design.
We’ll need you to have a stellar portfolio that showcases a keen design sense and a talent for typography, not to mention stunning executions of complex work for marquee companies. It goes without saying that you’re a Grand Master of industry-standard design software and tools including the full suite of Adobe Creative Cloud (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign), social platforms and production standards and practices. Experience or interest in healthcare and pharma is a plus.
The Inside Skinny
Why you should quit your job right now and join this organization!
Get set for an exciting ride where you’ll make a solid mark on a truly innovative organization! This fast-moving company is growing rapidly while making a meaningful difference in the advancement of medical knowledge, and you’ll benefit from amazing opportunities for learning and career advancement while taking on inspiring creative and strategic challenges.
The Hired Guns does not and will not discriminate in considering and referring candidates for employment, or in its treatment or advancement of its employees, and will not tolerate harassment, on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.