Who We Are
Longneck & Thunderfoot (L&T) is a digital storytelling, marketing, and creative agency with offices in New York and Bilbao, Spain. We build custom teams of strategists, content creators, and designers to help brands tell better stories. If you love being creative, solving complex problems, and arguing over snack choices, L&T has a spot for you on our growing New York-based team.
You would lead our Brand Studio team, which works collaboratively across a diverse range of clients and industries. This team is responsible for leading client rebrands, developing custom print and digital marketing materials, building custom digital stories and formats, and collaborating with our marketing team to build engaging and impactful advertising creative. You would also be working closely with our Web UX/UI team to drive creative strategy and aesthetic vision for our work and client projects.
We're on a mission to bring our clients’ brands and stories to life, and we’re looking for a dedicated and ambitious Creative Director to join our quickly expanding New York team.
What You'll Do
Direct creative strategy and execution
Direct all phases of creative work from concept through production
Lead new business pitches (concept through delivery)
Manage internal team of designers
Define brand identity creation internal processes across teams (collaboration between design, editorial, client success)
Who You Are
At least 5-7 years experience in an agency
Digital and print knowledge
At least 3 years of experience in graphic designing
Experience directly managing designers
Experience writing creative briefs
Direct experience interfacing with clients
Brand identity and guidelines creation
Ability to effectively navigate client presentations, lead creative reviews and concept presentations, and inspire internal design process
Strong creative instincts and willingness to push further through experimentation, utilizing new tools and techniques
Has worked with web design and dev teams
Perks and Benefits
Medical, dental, and vision insurance
Summer Fridays (office closes at 3!) plus Fall/Winter/Spring Fridays (office closes at 5!)
Calm and casual work environment
Brand-new WeWork offices right around the corner from South Street Seaport, along with access to all WeWork perks (e.g. deals and discounts, automatic invitation to office parties and events)
Free premium coffee, regular company outings, and lunch every Friday, on us!
Best of all, the opportunity to join a young, dynamic, and close-knit team that loves going to work with and for each other every single day.