Creative Director

AREA15 is driven to continue to push the creative boundaries, and we’re hoping that can include you, as our newest Creative Director. Leading a team of thinkers and doers, the right creative director will bring a mix of marketing expertise and business understanding to the position, promoting AREA15 and that of our valued clients. We’re looking for an experienced manager of people, someone that can inspire others, taking our creative to a new level as we continue to grow. The ideal candidate will have a natural eye for design and a drive to inspire dynamic ideas that connect with all types of audiences.

RESPONSIBILITIES & DUTIES:

  • Build, lead, and review work of the creative team in the production of all web, print, campaign, and digital marketing collateral
  • Spearhead and manage content strategy for both small scale and large scale projects, harnessing strategy, digital and brand design, compelling content, and technology
  • Collaborate with the marketing and sales departments in developing marketing plans, analyzing results, and identifying opportunities
  • Develop internal marketing campaigns that translate marketing objectives across business units into clear and motivating creative strategies
  • Analyze brand tracking, market trends, consumer need, and the competitive landscape
  • Meet budget standards by forecasting and managing expenses
  • Supervise a cross-functional team of graphic designers, photographers/videographers, and project managers in the strategic development of messages and deliverables
  • Prioritize work and resources across engagements based on short and long term needs, establishing production schedules by collaborating with designers, copywriters, and production departments
  • Conduct brainstorming sessions with creative team, maintaining strategic and creative thinking to develop innovative and actionable creative initiatives in a fiscally responsible manner
  • Review and approve art and copy developed by the team, ensuring deliverables that effectively address marketing goals and challenges
  • Produce fresh, innovative work that translates complex ideas into compelling print materials and digital experiences for visually sophisticated audiences
  • Present, or oversee presentation of final concepts, and obtain approvals for deliverables
  • Other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 10 years of related experience with 7+ years of creative direction in agency or corporate setting
  • Years of experience creating marketing/advertising campaigns from developing vision and the message platform to overseeing production on time and budget
  • Understanding and experience creating integrated content across all marketing channels from digital, social media, paid media, mobile, but also understand offline and print
  • Proven experience with concept development
  • Highly skilled with leading a team of creative talent
  • Strong creative vision with an understanding of business objectives
  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing or business preferred
  • Prior experience with copywriting, design, or production, preferred
  • Prior project management experience, with a focus on creative direction, preferred

ABOUT AREA15

AREA15, located minutes from the Las Vegas Strip, is the world’s first purpose-built experiential entertainment complex offering live events, immersive activations, monumental art installations, extraordinary design elements, unique retail, ground-breaking technology, bars and eateries and much more. With a growing collection of dynamic destinations including Dueling Axes, Emporium, Lost Spirits Distillery, Oddwood Bar, Wink World, The Beast, a culinary experience by Todd English, and anchor experience, Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart, AREA15’s is an ever-changing art, retail and entertainment destination attracting locals and tourists of all ages.

For more information visit www.AREA15.com and follow on Instagram and Twitter: @AREA15Official; Facebook: AREA15LasVegas and YouTube: AREA15.

AREA15 is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to complying with all federal, state and local laws providing equal opportunities and all other employment laws and regulations.

TO APPLY, PLEASE FILL OUT OUR EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION FORM AND ENTER “CREATIVE DIRECTOR” AS THE POSITION YOU ARE APPLYING FOR.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $45,694.00 – $189,866.00 per year

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Work Location: One location