As our Senior Creative Art-Director you know how to put the pen to the paper and come up with original, persuasive, conceptual work for brands, campaigns and experiences. You’re an expert in leading multi disciplinair teams to develop integrated, cross-channel initiatives in the digital and social environment to a flawless execution.
You have an integrated approach to create communicating visual designs, infused in creativity and strategy. With a natural talent your impactful ideas and creative solutions are presented to our clients in a compelling way, knocking them off their feet. You take ownership of entire branding projects and campaigns, providing strong leadership and direction throughout all stages of a project, including the art direction of a wider team of creatives, designers, and animators. Guarding high quality and optimising the creative design process.
Creating a range of powerful, viable concepts and designs for each project, cross-channel.
Master in translating the strategy into an effective creative concept that communicates all touchpoints.
Actively support management with new business activity, networking and pitching where required.
Think creatively and able to explain clearly concepts to clients and team members in a captivating way.
Expertly leading, inspiring and mentoring the HLO creative team (Nomads and Locals).
You can independently lead fast-paced projects, but also love going the extra mile when pushing running projects to perfection with perseverance. You’re not only a great listener, but a champion in storytelling and experienced to translate this into motion with film directors or creative producers in integrated projects. You know it’s all about the user experience (online and offline) and how to shape your concepts around this.Your English is fluent (written & spoken) as is your Dutch. As we work with global clients and a global team, you need to be able to successfully direct work at a distance.
An open mindset, sense of humor, energy.
A well-organised, stress-resistant and strategic approach to your job.
Minimum of 5-8 years of Agency experience.
You know how to lead without a show of force, giving our in-house teams a motivated, clear creative direction and ownership over their projects.
You’re entrepreneurial and ambitious.
You’re compelling and professional in pitching and your presentation skills.
Join us in our mission to motivate and inspire companies to get the most out of their brand, make their audience fan and bring them exceptional growth through branding! In our energetic and creative environment with a talented team we all love what we do. We strive to inspire each other to get the best out of yourself and keep growing in a positive way. We believe loving what you do, having a good balance between work and your private live leads to a happy live.
💛 Inclusive and no nonsense work environment
🙌 Good working conditions
🏝 Flexible vacation policy
🥙 Healthy lunches with the team
🍻 Monthly team meetups and yearly trip
🌍 Live & work from anywhere, within -1/+1 CET
🌟 Salary fit for your role, room to grow
🚀 Possibility for personal growth and development
🐣 Parent-friendly culture
We’re a people agency. HLO Branding Agency was founded in early 2011 by two friends. Today we’re a great diverse and international crew of storytellers, strategists and creatives. We’re about authenticity and optimism and proud to represent the 0.1% of creative agencies that are run by women. We encourage talented people to add their own personal spice to our creative mix. For our diverse national and international clients we aim to add true value and leave a smile on their face. Day by day.