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The Associate Creative Director will be both writing/concepting work on all Nike comms.  You will partner with the Design Director to concept and deliver work across the Nike digital ecosystem, as well as leading the senior and junior copywriters.

Our Copywriters know what works and what doesn’t. 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.

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 Planners to ensure creative concepts are on brand and strategically sound
  • Present to and meet with clients of all levels

The ideal person

  • Has a proven track record in both product and campaign work
  • Is able to juggle multiple projects and delegate work effectively
  • Has strong leadership and mediation skills, and enjoys mentoring and fostering growth of junior team members
  • Can discern individual team members’ abilities and match the right people with the right work
  • Is comfortable collaborating with people from different creative disciplines and teams
  • Nike is ingrained in youth culture and ingrained in sports culture. A successful candidate will demonstrate expertise and passion in one or both of these areas. 

You bring

  • 7+ years’ experience creating world class, award winning, campaigns
  • Experience with CPG brands