Creative Director, Healthcare
New York, New York, United States
What We Are Looking For
We are looking for a Creative Director with either an art or copy background to support our rapidly growing healthcare creative practice. We are a tight-knit and heavily collaborative team, and we’re looking for you to help us move the needle of healthcare communications, infusing standout creativity into everything we do.
From videos to product launches, social campaigns to PR stunts, you’ll be working across diseases and medicines for a number of major pharmaceutical companies.
We need you to:
- Bring a high level of conceptual thinking to every project
- View ideas from an earned-first angle
- Manage a team of creatives across art and copy
- Develop and sell in bold creative ideas
- Think strategically. Always.
- Foster a culture of collaboration
Whether you’re shaping how medicines are perceived, influencing consumer choices, creatively capturing the excitement of novel science, or creating a community of patients around the world, we need you to put creativity over everything else.
More Nitty Gritty Stuff You Need
- 8-10 years of experience (agency experience mandatory)
- A genuine interest and curiosity in human health/healthcare
- An ability to develop ideas across channels (social, paid, earned and more)
- A thought leadership mindset
- An aptitude for multitasking
- A salesman-like ability to develop decks and sell ideas
One Last (Important) Thing:
Please share your portfolio when you apply. We want to see what you can do!
Weber Shandwick is a leading global communications network that delivers next-generation solutions to brands, businesses and organizations in major markets around the world. Led by world-class strategic and creative thinkers and activators, we have won some of the most prestigious awards in the industry. Weber Shandwick was named to Ad Age’s Agency A-List in 2020 and Best Places to Work in 2019. Weber Shandwick was also honored as PRWeek’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, and PRovoke’s Global Agency of the Year in 2015, 2017 and 2019. The firm earned 25 Lions at the 2019 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Data-led, with earned ideas at the core, the agency deploys leading and emerging technologies to inform strategy, develop critical insights and heighten impact across sectors and specialty areas, including brand and B2B marketing, healthcare marketing, change management, employee engagement, corporate reputation, crisis management, data and analytics, technology, public affairs, social impact and financial communications. Weber Shandwick is part of the Interpublic Group (NYSE: IPG). For more information, visit http://www.webershandwick.com
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