Associate Creative Director

To apply: email design@johnniestudio.com and attach your resume or portfolio.

The Associate Creative Director serves as the Johnnie Studio’s senior design resource, operating as the primary overseer of client projects for a major enterprise B2B client. The ideal candidate will fulfill executional and managerial needs, producing fresh, innovative work that translates complex ideas into clear and motivating creative strategies and compelling visual and digital experiences while ensuring the creative deliverables meet project objectives. Simultaneously, the ideal candidate will be a talent-developing manager capable of finding the right skills for the right job— and then guiding that talent to the best possible project.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee design initiatives across a variety of channels within a client portfolio. Projects include, but are not limited to, email, social posts, video, web pages and new business efforts
  • Elevate our creative approach and push the boundaries on our clients’ current standards while adhering to clients’ brand story and guidelines.
  • Source, evaluate, and identify contract/freelance design talent for appropriate project needs
  • Source, evaluate, and manage full-time design resources as they become needed

Skills:

  • Leadership of a team and ability to coach and develop more junior members of a team
  • Understanding of project management and familiarity with work management platforms, e.g. JIRA, Teamwork, Smartsheets
  • Strong familiarity with Microsoft Office 365 and cloud document management, e.g. OneDrive, SharePoint
  • Expert knowledge of design software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Power Point
  • Skilled and confident presenting creative work during internal and client-facing meetings and presentations.
  • Must be a creative and strategic thinker. Skilled at presenting the strategic reasoning behind the creative and articulate how creative solutions ladder back to business goals and align with strategy

We Require:

  • 10+ years of related experience: creative development in integrated content across all marketing channels and UI/UX work as part of a client or in agency or corporate setting, is preferred.

We offer

  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • 401(k) retirement plan
  • HSA program
  • Basic life coverage
  • A flexible remote work structure — with opportunities to work from an office environment if that’s how you prefer to work
  • Uncapped vacation policy - With structures in place to ensure people deliver a full-time work product and take ample time away!

About Johnnie Studio:

At Johnnie Studio, we’re focused on a core founding principle: leveraging our innovative model to create unique and impactful content, all without the overhead and complexity in how most agencies operate. We’re small by design to best serve some of the largest organizations in the world, producing high-performing creative that resonates with modern audiences.

We staff a seasoned team and extensive network of niche specialists that seek to produce innovative work, investing heavily in ability, benefits, and remote-working solutions for the modern workforce — we are a fully remote agency with a flexible vacation policy and team members in every major U.S. time zone. There’s no marble-tiled lobby on Main Street here: Responsible resourcing and fearless transparency are what make Johnnie a great team to work for, and trust and empathy are what make Johnnie a great team to work with.

Sound like a fit?

Drop us a line at design@johnniestudio.com along with your resume or portfolio and a few relevant work samples. We’d love to hear from you!