Deputy Creative Director

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester / England, London / England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
£50000 - £60000 per annum
27 Feb 2017
27 Mar 2017
Nicola Stelfox
Contract Type
Part Time

Deputy Creative Director

Location: Leeds

Salary: £50,000 - £60,000

About the Deputy Creative Director Role

You will be joining one of UK's largest independent creative agencies. With offices in Leeds and London you will be based in Leeds and be part of a team of over 100 talented people. The agency turns over £11million per year and has an enviable client list you will want to sink your teeth into!

Our client is looking for a Deputy Creative Director to join the team, reporting in to the Executive Creative Director in London and working alongside the Design Director.

As the Deputy Creative Director you will play a pivotal part in the next stages of this fantastic agencies development. You will lead a large team of talented art directors and copywriters creating award winning ideas and campaigns. You will get clients fired up with your ideas and this will lead to winning pitches and then awards! You will be hands on and be comfortable leading from the front.

You will have an art direction/ copywriter background and have experience in a Senior Creative role ideally within a large established agency working on Retail and FMCG brands. You will be inspiring and have the ability to lead and motivate a team; you will be a team player not just a leader. Ideally you will have experience working at senior board level and not be afraid to work long hours.

Essential Skills

  • 7+ years agency experience
  • Experience in a Senior Creative role
  • Experience with all digital channels
  • Communication and presentation skills
  • Experience leading a large team.
  • Portfolio filled with retail, leisure or fmcg brands

If you would like to find out more then please get in touch to Nicola Stelfox at Better Placed on 0161 238 6700 or drop me a line at