Appnovation helps brands thrive through innovative, people-inspired experiences and solutions. By embracing the powerful combination of technology and agility, we seamlessly integrate strategy, experience, design, development and analytics.

We create standout digital experiences by collaborating with brands to understand the individual challenges and goals for every initiative. Focusing on our clients’ customers, we effectively combine empathy, evidence and real-world insight so that solutions are derived from truth and meaning. Appnovation is an award-winning team dedicated to inspiring possibility.

As we continue to expand our service offerings, our Hong Kong office is now looking to build a new Creative team. To start with, we’re looking for someone to join the business as an ECD/CD, who can take the lead and help to develop and grow the function for the region. The Creative Director will be the driving force in keeping our creative output at the highest level. You will work across all areas, from developing original ideas to helping our clients with marketing campaigns and digital media. You will have the responsibility for collaborating with our clients on all things creative, including concepts, pitches and proposals. While working on multiple projects with a range of different clients, you are also rolling your sleeves up and creating some of your best work. 

In time, we’ll be looking to grow this team so we’re looking for a natural and experienced leader, who can effectively and wants to manage, develop and nurture talent in the Creative space. 


WHAT WILL YOU BE DOING:

  • Establish creative department standards for production, productivity, quality, and client service
  • Ensure team adheres to current processes, identifying opportunities for continuous improvement, and proposing and creating processes and tools to support creative operations
  • Work closely with the Design, Strategy and Technology teams to provide a unified solution to clients 
  • Successfully sell creative solutions to our broad range of clients
  • Develop presentation approaches, styles, and techniques for the team to implement
  • Analyze market trends, consumer need, and the competitive landscape, and keep up to date with the latest digital trends
  • When the time comes, you’ll be responsible for leading the creative department by hiring, training, assigning, scheduling, and mentoring staff

 

WHO YOU ARE

  • 7+ years of experience in a creative leadership role, preferably at a digital agency environment
  • Strong creative vision with an understanding of business objectives
  • Expert in designing for digital: apps, web apps, sites, e-commerce, and digital ads amongst others
  • Complete knowledge of interaction design, product design, user-centred design, brand development, digital marketing, and the creative process, as well as new platforms and technologies
  • Advanced understanding of User-centric design, brand development, data-driven design and the creative process.
  • Highly skilled with leading a team of creative talents with bold leadership and track record of mentoring
  • Exceptional presentation and communication skills for both internal and external.
  • Ability to understand timeline, budgets and help the team meet short-term and long-term goals.
  • Track record of building a highly efficient creative team with exceptional quality.
  • Excellent English and Cantonese language skills are essential (Mandarin would be advantageous) 

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Thank you for your interest in a career with Appnovation Technologies! Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
At Appnovation, we recognize that diverse teams are the strongest teams. Diversity, Equity & Inclusion is not only something that we embrace - we celebrate it! We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds, lived experiences and industries to apply. Come join us at Appnovation, and learn more about how we stay true to our company values as we build better lives through better digital.

Accommodations are available upon request throughout the recruitment process.

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