Associate Creative Director

*This is a 100% Remote Position Anywhere in the U.S.*

Refine Labs is destined to be a top tier “Talent Destination” for amazing individuals to grow their careers long-term. We are building the best B2B demand marketing firm in the world.

We strongly encourage people of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-binary people, veterans, parents, and individuals with disabilities to apply. Refine Labs welcomes everyone to our team. If you need reasonable adjustments at any point in the application or interview process, please let us know. In your application, please feel free to note which pronouns you use (for example - she/her/hers, he/him/his, they/them/theirs, etc).

We are seeking an ambitious Associate Creative Director to join the Refine Labs team. You’re a great fit for this role if you are able to inspire the rest of the team, engage clients, have a knack for storytelling, and are excellent at both messaging and design.
To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of how to translate marketing and branding strategies into innovative and impressive campaigns that stimulate targeted audiences. You should also have experience working with, directing, and managing a team consisting of design and copy specialists.
We are a small team with a progressive culture. Enjoy a flexible work schedule with the option to work 100% remote. You’ll find a variety of career development opportunities in our high-growth environment. Most of all, we are looking for an exceptional person to take on this adventure with us!
Target salary is $165,000 or above, depending on years of experience and expertise.
What you'll do at Refine Labs
  • Effectively manage multiple Art Directors, projects and stakeholders
  • Oversee all campaigns, from conception to delivery, collaborating with Directors of Demand Generation, VP of Demand, and external stakeholders
  • Provide guidance and project management on various projects
  • Assist the Creative Director with hiring, recruiting, and onboarding new team members
  • Determine the necessary tools/applications needed to advance the creative production of the department 
  • Help creative teams overcome obstacles & work closely with the Creative Director to offer creative visual and messaging solutions
  • Conceptualize strategic creative campaigns across digital/social channels for leading B2B SaaS/Tech brands, while integrating the fun and engaging creativity captured in B2C branding 
  • Continue to visually evolve the Refine Labs Brand
  • Ensure projects are meeting budgets, timelines, and requirements
  • Maintain a knowledge of, and stay up to date on, latest industry technology, trends and techniques
  • Understand and optimize created assets based on performance data
  • Support the Creative Director with the development of concepts, strategies, and client presentations
You Need
  • 3-6 years of experience as an Associate Creative Director, ideally for agencies
  • Experience owning creative campaigns across all channels, but especially on social and digital platforms
  • Deep understanding of major social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc) as well as smaller and emerging platforms
  • Strong ability to guide, mentor, enable and inspire a growing team of Art Directors to create best-in-class work 
  • Excellent communication skills and presentation skills at all levels of the company
  • Expert mastery of knowledge with Sketch, Figma, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects and Premiere
  • Proven success developing and optimizing creative processes
  • A compelling portfolio of work, showcasing your digital, print and motion experience
  • Experience working with SaaS/Tech brands, a plus 
  • Creativity and innovative spirit - always thinking one step ahead 
  • Empathy – for our team, our partners, our clients, and their customers

At Refine Labs we understand that unfortunately imposter syndrome is rampant in our society, so we want you to know that even if you do not meet 100% of the listed criteria we still want to hear from you! We are not looking for perfection so if you are looking for a sign on if you should apply, HERE IT IS! APPLY, RIGHT NOW!

  • Flexible schedule in a 100% distributed workforce with unlimited PTO - you wanna work from the beach, go for it! We care about the end product, not your physical location.
  • Every one of our team members, from the top down, helps support our efforts to foster an inclusive and diverse workplace. Our dedication to diversity in all its forms has helped propel Refine Labs mission and vision forward.
  • “No Meeting Fridays”: No zoom, no client calls, employees spend time catching up or take the day depending on what is going on.
  • It’s a shared belief held by all employees at Refine Labs that others on the team will not be embarrassed, reject, or punish you for speaking up. We believe and focus on psychological safety!
  • We recognize that mental health is just as important as physical health so we encourage employees to take Mental Health Days as needed.
  • Each team has a career path model that includes a management and expert track, you will have ample opportunity to grow your career with our high-growth environment.
  • Premium health (we currently have 10 medical plans to pick from!), dental, and vision insurance options with employer-sponsored 401(k).
  • Be a part of building a consulting firm from the ground up in an innovative and rapidly growing niche
All Are Welcome - Join Us!

Are you sick and tired of having the Sunday Night Blues? Do you dread the start of Monday morning due to anticipatory anxieties? If so, working at Refine Labs is the perfect antidote. Our team members are excited to start the week with team support, creativity and passion - come join us! 


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