What if you could create work at the cutting edge of culture for some of the biggest global brands in sport? This is a chance to turn world-beating insight into visually stunning campaigns seen by millions.
You will be part of a growing creative department at an independent agency that invests in talent and believes in big ideas.
This is the perfect role for a culturally connected and ambitious midweight looking for an exciting new challenge.
We are the strategic sport and esports creative agency with a model that is unique in our industry. Fan Intelligence® is Ear to the Ground’s global network of 11,000 influential tastemakers and fans.
They empower us with real-time insight into what fans want, which we use to create compelling work at the cutting edge of culture. As the agency that listens better than anyone, we leverage the intelligence of fan bases to solve our clients problems, make the most of their sport and entertainment sponsorships, and ultimately build brands that lead culture.
2021 was our fifth consecutive year of growth, we have long term partnerships with PlayStation, Sony, New Balance and Coca-Cola.
Ear to the Ground is a place where people grow, develop and thrive.
We are proudly independent, not part of a larger conglomerate. At our core, we understand the importance of culture in enabling you to do your best work. Progress is possible for everyone that joins us. We reward ambition, invest in talent, and encourage you to forge your own path.Our commitment to listening is felt by our own people too; this is an agency where every voice is heard. Supportive, collaborative, social, and inspiring.
You will benefit from our ‘Work From Anywhere’ policy and we encourage applications from candidates anywhere in the UK. Our HQ is in Manchester, which you should expect to travel to at least once a month for meetings and events; but otherwise you have the flexibility to work whereversuits you best.
As Art Director you’ll play a lead role in ensuring our campaigns visually connect, driving results for our clients and helping us win awards for our brilliant creative outputs.
You’ll be at the heart of the creative process, pitching visual concepts internally and to our clients.
You’ll be instrumental in ensuring the concept and your visual strategy is implemented correctly throughout the campaign, directing design through to completion.
A key part of your role will be to inspire our internal creative team with your knowledge of the wider creative landscape to help to generate innovative creative ideas across the business.
Main Responsibilities and Activities
As Art Director you will take on the following responsibilities:
Skills & Experience
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