Senior Creative, Art Director

Toronto, ON

Advertising / Marketing
Experience Required
Employment Type
Work Schedule

Job Description

Media.Monks is a digital-first marketing and advertising services company connecting the dots across content, data & digital media and technology services. Inspired by the connectivity and flexibility of technology APIs, Media.Monks’ single-P&L model offers brands seamless access to a nearly 6,000-strong team of digital talent organized across 57 talent hubs in 33 countries. 

With us, you'll find a diverse group of colleagues with different backgrounds and perspectives. We believe everyone has something of value to offer, and that sustaining a truly diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace begins with fostering an environment where people can be themselves, authentically, every day. We want to build something with the potential to change the heart of our industry, and we’d love to include your unique perspective.

Our team is looking for a Senior Creative, Art Director to work on digital campaigns and content. You’ll be part of a team that specializes in crafting digital ads & assets.

About the role:

  • As part of the team, you’ll collaborate with creatives, copywriters, designers, animators, developers as well as with PMs, operations managers and a lot more talented colleagues from all over the world.
  • Working across teams and time zones, you’ll develop concepts for top-notch advertising content.
  • Pitching directly to our client, you’ll shape and sell concepts for rich media, display ads, DOOH, brand content and social media campaigns.
  • You’ll create not just what the client asked for but what their campaign needs, producing beautifully designed decks that are in line with the project’s objectives and requirements.
  • Working on multiple projects at once, you'll go above and beyond each brief to push what’s possible on both a creative and technical level.
  • Whether it’s through programmatic targeting or dynamic content, your job is to get the right message across to the right audience(s).
Job Requirements

For this senior-level position, we’re looking for a Creative/Art Director with digital experience
As showcased in your award-winning portfolio, you bring 5 years worth of high-level experience working for A-list brands to the table.
You have proven experience creating effective concepts for display ads and social (content) campaigns, using film, animation and imagery.
You’re equally capable and confident in working for high-end brands: you’re looking for high-quality projects and aren’t afraid of tight turnarounds.
Our CDs can rely on you to run the creative parts of a pitch or project independently.
You can produce concepts from scratch and enhance ideas provided by others.
You’re well-versed in data and know about the good, the bad and the ugly of targeting, personalization, programmatic advertising, dynamic content and optimization.
You have a proven ability to tackle the same idea from a wide variety of angles, easily creating concepts for A/B tests.
You know how to maintain a positive vibe and can inspire coworkers to go the extra mile, wherever they are in the world.
Bonus round: Hands-on creation skills in either illustration, animation or editing would be interesting.
Previous FinTech category experience a huge plus!
About Media.Monks:

At Media.Monks, you’ll be joining a highly ambitious company on a global mission to win the decade by changing the industry for good. Partner to 8 of the 10 most innovative companies in the world, Media.Monks works with established as well as up-and-coming global, regional, DTC and B2B brands, helping them own their data and build out customer ecosystems to elicit smart, efficient, high-impact engines for growth. We deliver table stakes quickly, creating cost efficiencies from day one to push up the creative effectiveness of our work with every cycle.

We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to building a respectful and empowering work environment for all people to freely express themselves amongst colleagues who embrace diversity in all respects. Including fresh voices and unique points of view in all aspects of our business not only creates an environment where we can all grow and thrive but also increases our potential to produce work that better represents—and resonates with—the world around us.