ABOUT VICE MEDIA GROUP
VICE Media Group is the world’s largest independent youth media company. Launched in 1994,VICE has offices in 35 cities across the globe with a focus on five key businesses: VICE.com, an award-winning international network of digital content; VICE STUDIOS, a feature film and television production studio; VICE TV, an Emmy-winning international television network; a Peabody award-winning NEWS division with the most Emmy-awarded nightly news broadcast; and VIRTUE, a global, full-service creative agency with 25 offices around the world.
VICE Media Group’s portfolio includes Refinery29, the leading global media and entertainment company focused on women; PULSE Films, a London-based next-generation production studio with outposts in Los Angeles, New York, Paris and Berlin; i-D, a global digital and bimonthly magazine defining fashion and contemporary culture; and Garage, a digital platform and biannual publication converging the worlds
of art and design.
VICE x Creative Team
The Senior Creative is a conceptual, strategic thinker and a collaborative team player. An excellent storyteller and presenter, the senior creative can articulate ideas succinctly and compellingly.
Ultimately, the creative team (including you) is multifaceted and responsible for elevating and evolving the VICE Media Group’s brand vision to develop co-branded partnership opportunities and proposals for our brand partners.
The creative team does a wide variety of work including but not limited to: developing custom content programs for brand partners, creatively integrating brand partners into VICE Media Group’s franchises and editorial initiatives, and innovating on new content formats.
The team is highly creative, curious, and collaborative. We thrive in self sufficiency and personal ownership over work.
Role x You
You are a passionate Senior Creative looking to join our fast-paced team of creative problem solvers.
In the short term you’ll be developing proposals for our brand partners including various executions such as; editorial and photo features, social-first initiatives, and video series. Reporting to the Creative Director, you’ll work directly with other creatives and cross-functional teams to concept, develop, and present new brand partner ideas and programs. The Senior Creative will master the power and authenticity of Vice Media Group’s voice to translate into impactful proposals and programs.
But after 6 months in this role we will also challenge you to proactively workshop new ideas and branded content initiatives internally through the various stages of development.
And after a year you’ll grow to creative direct approved multi-layered branded projects - which include directing overseeing programs in post process and managing junior creatives.
You have these:
5 - 7 years of spanning agency, digital media, or client experience focused on branded campaigns
A strong portfolio or reel of work
Strong presentation and copywriting skills
Ability to take client briefs and translate them into a winning creative proposal
Thrives in a fast-paced environment; ideates quickly and creatively solve problems
We’d love if you also had these:
Knowledge of and familiarity with Adobe Creative, Keynote, and Google Slides
A deep understanding of the VICE Media Group’s audience and contemporary culture
We want to find people who believe in our goals and feel inspired enough to grow while they’re here to fill the role, rather than someone who checks the boxes but isn’t invested. We encourage you to apply and show us what you’ve got.
If you require reasonable accommodation during the application and selection process, please let us know. We will work together to best meet your needs.
Working at VICE
VICE prioritizes the ideas and people that other media companies miss. We believe that innovation is a direct result of diverse, inclusive cultures so we don’t just “tolerate” differences, we celebrate it and see it as essential to our staff, culture, and business. To learn more read the VICE Guide to VICE
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