Creative Director at Cameo
At Cameo, we make impossible connections possible. Our platform allows fans to get personalized messages from their favorite athletes, actors, influencers and more. Not gonna lie, it’s pretty magical. And now we’re looking for passionate, hardworking humans to help take Cameo to the next level.
🚀 Our #Fameo means everything to us. Join a stellar team of smart, curious and driven individuals, and experience a rocketship from its earliest days.
📈 Best in class. We’ve been named one of LinkedIn’s Top 50 Startups to Work For, voted one of America’s Best Startup Employers by Forbes and the #1 Most Innovative Social Media Company by Fast Company.
🌎 Work from almost anywhere. We’re a global fully distributed company.
💰Get all good stuff. Competitive salaries, Equity, Health insurance, 401(K), and opportunities to connect with Talent on Cameo (looking @ you, Snoop Dogg).
Come to work every day knowing your efforts will have a material impact, shaping the direction of the next great tech company!
About the role:
As a Creative Director, you’ll spearhead Cameo’s ever-evolving brand and visual identity, leading a team of designers to produce creatives that consistently outperform and shape pop culture. You will be the steward of Cameo’s branding across the customer journey, from high-impact awareness touchpoints to lower funnel creatives. You’ll raise the bar for everything creative on Cameo.
In order to support a fast growing tech company like Cameo, your team will focus on telling our brand story while staying focused on driving growth. Your team will own projects from start to finish, and collaborate with a cross-functional team of marketers to directly impact the bottom line.
What you’ll be doing:
- Leading and inspiring a creative team of designers, copywriters, and project managers, as well as managing a creative agency on retainer, to produce creatives that consistently outperform and shape pop culture.
- Setting the foundation for how we operationalize and scale Cameo’s creative infrastructure.
- Directing and stewarding our brand identity to ensure cohesiveness across all customer touchpoints, including internal communications.
- Providing visual creative and conceptual direction for digital, video, email, social media, advertising, merch, and more.
- Managing priorities, developing effective processes, and partnering with leaders across all levels to drive growth.
- Building strong relationships and communicating with leadership across the company.
- Continuing to evolve the story and creative voice for the Cameo brand
What you bring to the table:
- 8+ years of experience as a creative leader at top-tier companies, ideally in high-impact consumer products.
- Vast experience building and leading creative teams, including graphic designers, video editors, copywriters, project managers, and creative strategists.
- Multiple years of experience partnering with agencies to get world-class results, from designing RFPs, to sourcing partners and negotiating scope.
- A results oriented mindset: using data, research, and industry insights to inform decision making and measuring impact when it comes to creative.
- Passion for everything creative, from multi-million dollar TVC productions to same-day turnaround email banners and 40 character push notifications.
- A thought leader, not only when it comes to branding and creative.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills that persuade and inspire others.
- An awe-inspiring portfolio of work across several scales and mediums, especially digital. Performance-focus a plus.
- Deep understanding of pop and entertainment culture.
Please include any links to your portfolio in your cover letter and/or resume.
Cameo is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive and welcoming environment for every person who walks through our doors. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. Cameo celebrates and embraces diversity.