Creative Director

Location: Philadelphia, PA

Tempest is a travel marketing agency that serves the travel and tourism industry.

We are looking for a Creative Director to join us in helping our travel and tourism clients showcase their destinations online.

As a Creative Director, you will lead and produce and present all creative assets, direct layout, design, and copy writing, determining and monitor creative production schedules and  provide creative direction to team members throughout all areas of the company.

We are looking for team players who value diversity, hard work, creativity and be passionate about the travel industry.  

Job Duties

  • Accomplishes work requirements by orienting, training, assigning, scheduling, coaching employees.
  • Meets work standards by following production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards; resolving operational problems; identifying work process improvements
  • Meets cost standards by monitoring expenses; implementing cost-saving actions.
  • Develops basic presentation approaches by reviewing materials and information presented by client.
  • Determines production requirements by reviewing client requirements; considering scheduling factors.
  • Determines production schedule by conferring with heads of art, copy writing, and production departments; outlining basic presentation concepts; coordinating creative activities.
  • Determines project content by reviewing and approving art and copy materials developed by staff.
  • Obtains client approval by presenting final layouts to client.
  • Improves quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes; recommending changes to art, copy writing, and production departments.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
  • Develops marketing strategies by examining client objectives; planning, scheduling, and completing design and production requirements for direct marketing, telemarketing, and advertising.
  • Keeps clients informed by compiling, analyzing, and reporting marketing results; forwarding plan projections and updates.
  • Revises marketing plan by analyzing campaign results; identifying expansion opportunities.
  • Monitors marketing mix and results by coordinating tracking actions with sales and marketing representatives.
  • Improves marketing quality results by studying, evaluating, and re-designing creative processes; implementing changes.
  • Helps clients by answering questions and responding to requests.
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities and in professional organizations.
  • Accomplishes marketing and organization mission by completing related results as needed.
  • Travels regularly to client locations as part of the creative process, and to relevant industry events; approximately 15-20% travel.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 5 years experience working as Creative Director with digital experience
  • Project Management
  • Foster Teamwork
  • Brands and Positioning
  • Organization
  • Coaching
  • Promoting Process Improvement
  • Proactive Leadership
  • Marketing Research
  • Client Relationships
  • Developing Creative Standards
  • Productivity
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • BA/BS Degree

Benefits

  • Competitive Salary
  • Flexible paid vacation & holidays (we promote a healthy work & life balance)
  • Medical Benefits
  • Retirement Plan
  • Casual work atmosphere in our conveniently located Philadelphia offices
  • Career growth opportunities

Qualified candidates please email resume and cover letter to [email protected]