At MullenLowe, we believe great minds don’t think alike. They disagree, collide and wrestle it down in the name of making work that actually works. We celebrate those who swim outside their lanes and defy expectations to shape our clients’ brands and drive their business. And while our expertise and perspectives are varied, we’re united in our quest to use creativity to solve tomorrow’s problems in new ways.

We invite everyone who works with us or for us to join the fight for progress. We produce more than innovative work and business results. We generate ideas, conversations, and actions that strengthen lives and unite communities. And we’re committed to working with partners who want to drive that positive change together.


 

Position Overview

Senior Art Directors formulate concepts and can lead creatives in executing art direction to be presented to clients. They provide ideas that inspire others and have a great range of art direction styles. Senior Art Directors bring together client needs and strategic insights to produce breakthrough and award-worthy work. Humor, craftsmanship, intellectual curiosity, and ownership are essential qualities!

Responsibilities

  • Concept and art direct with a strong strategic creative sense.
  • Craft designs to produce effective broadcast, digital, and experiential campaigns.
  • Work closely with all departments as a team player to ensure that the creative needs of your brands are met
  • Work with internal and external production partners to execute work for various mediums
  • Deliver internal presentations to senior creatives and/or clients
  • Develop campaigns from start to finish that are on brand and on brief
  • Contribute to and participate in new business pitches
  • Mentor junior creative talent
  • Find creative opportunities where possible even if they haven't been assigned.

Qualifications

  • Four year degree is required.
  • 5+ years of agency or marketing experience
  • Expert in MAC software and Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Please submit a link to your work when applying.
  • Solid understanding of photography, illustration, typography, and editing
  • Experience coming up with strong creative platforms
  • Experience managing creative presentation decks
  • Industry awarded work preferred

*Duties, responsibilities, and activities of this position may change, or new ones may be assigned at any time with or without notice

The work is never perfect, so how could we ask that of our applicants? What we do seek out at MullenLowe are original thinkers with a thing for unconventional ideas that solve tomorrow’s big problems. Is that you? Check doubt at the door and apply for the roles that will excite and challenge you in new ways.


Employees must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and, if hired, present proof of vaccination prior to start date, unless eligible for a medical or religious accommodation or other accommodation required under applicable law.

EEOC Statement: 

At MullenLowe U.S., we believe openness is fundamental to creativity. We’re open to different approaches, perspectives, and ways of thinking that come from working with people from diverse cultures, ethnicities, and sexual orientations, and we don’t believe we can get to the best place creatively without them. We strongly encourage women; Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals; LGBTQ+ individuals; people with disabilities; people of all ages and religion; members of ethnic minorities; foreign-born residents; and veterans to apply.

 We do not discriminate on any unlawful basis including race, religion, color, national origin, disability, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Black At MullenLowe:

We signed a pledge with In For 13 to be the change we want to see in the advertising and production industry by elevating the representation, inclusion, and advancement of Black talent across our agency. We stand committed to this pledge and our goals to continually evolve into a workforce rich with diversity of thought, experiences, perspectives, and people.

You must be eligible to work in the United States to be considered for this role.

This job description is subject to change at any time.

Work is regularly performed in a professional office environment and routinely uses standard office equipment. The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

ACCESSIBILITY NOTICE: If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process due to a physical or mental disability, please send an email to: disabilityaccommodations@mullenlowe.com - please include your location in the subject line of your email (BOS, NY, LA, WNS)

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