Creative Director

Seattle, WA or Remote - Full-time

You know when you’re scrolling through your social media feed and come across an eye-catching ad? There's a good chance it was one of ours! New Engen is an integrated marketing agency using always-on, cross channel marketing experimentation to drive business results for our brands – big and small. Our mission is to Elevate Marketing Teams – so why not start with our own? With minimal funding to date, New Engen has six offices nationwide, however, we are currently operating with over 150 virtual "at-home" offices. Want to be a part of the marketing evolution? Join our team.

We are focused on helping our partners achieve massive scale of new customer value across all digital marketing platforms. We are results driven, committed, iterative and transparent. Our teams of expert Marketers, Creative Designers and Analysts help tackle some of the most complex digital marketing challenges.

At New Engen we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we embrace it for the benefit of our employees, our partners, and our community. We are committed to equal employment opportunity and diversity.

The Opportunity:

New Engen is seeking an inspiring creative leader and storyteller who can effectively translate business goals into breakthrough creative solutions for television, digital video, and radio. You’ll lead video concepting and production efforts from small to large for our range of clients across a variety of business verticals. From 6-second youtube bumpers to 60 second TV commercials, you’ll bring your passion for standout ideas and execution to bear in a way that sets our clients’ campaigns up for success.

You’ll be successful here if:

  • You can balance an effective “get things done” attitude with a high bar for quality.
  • You have a growth mindset about your work – you’re interested in testing and learning into order to make your contributions as effective as possible.
  • You’re motivated to contribute to an inclusive environment and eager to support our goal to make New Engen an amazing place to work.

How you’ll make a difference

  • Manage and mentor talented, digitally-focused creative people and support their client portfolios as we expand our services into video creative
  • Establish and maintain strategic client relationships as a partner and point of escalation
  • Pitch and sell creative concepts and creative testing strategies
  • Direct and inspire world-class creative execution via internal and external resources
  • Leverage your vision for brand presence and voice to generate ideas that are both brand-building and results-focused
  • Own P&L, budget, forecasting, pricing, scope SOWs in partnership with our creative producers
  • Act as a key collaborative partner in our agency’s strategic push into LTV, CTV, and OTT media management
  • Strategically optimize organizational structure and build business cases for hiring

About you:

  • Minimum 10 years of professional experience
  • Proven skills in visual storytelling, directing video, and producing ads for radio, television, and digital channels
  • Strong creative portfolio and ability to clearly articulate the business impact of your work.
  • Excellent communication and listening skills. Comfortable pitching big ideas in high-stakes scenarios with authenticity and a strong POV.
  • Experienced fiscal responsibilities at a project or departmental level, video-specific creative direction, and exposure to marketing principles and KPIs.
  • Ability to work gracefully and have a bias for action in fast-paced, ambiguous situations
  • Motivated and inspired to contribute to an inclusive culture as a leader of the organization.
  • It’s a plus if you have:
    • Startup and/or agency experience
    • BA or BFA in television, radio, film, new media or similar field
    • Expertise in, or career exposure to, A/B testing and data-driven marketing experimentation

New Engen is headquartered in Seattle, WA, and candidates in the Seattle metropolitan area are preferred. New Engen also operates offices in New York, NY, Los Angeles, CA, Charlotte, NC, and Charlottesville, VA, and candidates from these areas will also be given preferential consideration.

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