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Our Copywriters know what works and what doesn’t - Our Copy ACDs take that one step further. They’re fluent in concepting and collaborating, and have mastered the art of writing in multiple styles for various channels. They’re comfortable presenting copy and concepts to clients and their ideas are fresh, strategic and always on brand.

Hustle is key to success here. Our ACDs wear different hats, and switch easily from creative masterminds to team leaders to being heads-down and getting the work done. On top of being chameleons with their roles, our ACDs are media-agnostic. They love working with tech, but equally comfortable creating films, posters, and radio spots -- Whatever it takes to design a more human future. This role in particular, is heavy on social. 

Here’s what you should know if you want to be an Associate Creative Director at R/GA:

On any given day you might

  • Serve as the standard bearer for client’s brand messaging and identity
  • Concept and collaborate with Copywriters, Experience Designers, Art Directors, and Tech Leads
  • Nurture junior talent, providing clear direction and constructive feedback
  • Work closely with producers to schedule deadlines, and resolve resource and delivery issues
  • Work with Account Managers and Strategists to ensure creative concepts are on brand and strategically sound
  • Present to and meet with clients of all levels

The ideal person

  • Has strong leadership and mediation skills, and enjoys mentoring and fostering growth of junior team members  
  • Takes a hands-on approach with the work, getting stuck into everything from the strategy right down to writing the copy 
  • Has experience working on social, creating engaging social posts and ‘talked-about’ social campaigns
  • Is able to juggle multiple projects and delegate work effectively
  • Is comfortable collaborating with people from different creative disciplines and teams 
  • Has a solid portfolio that showcases craft excellence in copy and strong conceptual abilities.