Job Description


ASSOCIATE CREATIVE DIRECTOR

At Linus, you will be joining a company that is at the forefront of shaping how we communicate science and healthcare and bridging the gap between science and humanity. This is an unprecedented time in the company’s growth with more challenging and high-profile creative projects—including work in virtual and augmented reality—than ever before. It's a fantastic opportunity to grow your own voice and to engage with a highly talented, multidisciplinary team.

With a strong culture, supported by solid values and a growth mindset, Linus offers employees the opportunity to develop themselves in ways that will allow them to not only become deeper experts in their fields, but will also help them to expand into new areas of interests and technologies. We value an open and collaborative environment that is steeped in strategic thinking and highly-creative ideation and execution. 

The Associate Creative Director (ACD) is viewed as a creative leader within the agency, working alongside the Creative Director to oversee both the conceptual and developmental process of our creative campaigns. The ACD is an accomplished storyteller and highly skilled creative writer who inspires the team to develop exceptional concepts and products.

 

Primary Responsibilities

Creative/Hands-on Work

  • — Works with the creative team, including Art Directors and Content Managers and Developers to produce innovative and strategically-focused concepts and campaigns
  • — Serves as creative lead and manages creative teams on assigned projects, from concept through development
  • — Takes on appropriate projects and owns them from start-to-finish
  • — Leads creative presentations on assigned projects

Management/Leadership

  • — Helps Creative Director manage the creative team, as well as helping to address performance, workflow and quality issues
  • — Develops frameworks and training materials for the team
  • — Responsible for overseeing creative staff on assigned projects, evaluating their work to maintain consistent creative quality

Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience in digital marketing as a creative lead with expertise in copywriting and multi-platform campaign creation
  • 3+ years of experience managing creative teams
  • Strong presentation skills
  • A portfolio that demonstrates outstanding creative ability and judgment
  • Life Science and/or healthcare experience is a plus

About Linus

Linus is the leading agency in the sciences, with over 20 years of creating experiences that shift understanding among scientists and clinicians. We are a group of strategic creatives and creative strategists who work with our clients to develop communication strategies and create digital experiences that activate brands, launch products and services, and shift perceptions.

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and your resume to careers@thelinusgroup.com with “Associate Creative Director" in the subject line.