Associate Creative Director (Copy)

Kansas City, MO
We're looking for a creative sergeant with a contagious love for problem solving. Somebody who knows the importance of craft, going beyond briefs and takes pride in helping everybody around them make great work.

We're looking for a prolific copywriting super power that not only has the ability to to concept and execute at a high level, but can manage junior teams, projects and client relationships like a ninja if ninjas did advertising.

And, p.s., your ACD/AD partner is already here, so plan to be part of a dynamic duo making kick ass work.

Ready, Willing and Equipped To:

    • Will be based on-site in our Kansas City HQ
    • Mentor more junior members of the team
    • Lead a piece of business with passion, vision and maturity
    • Present to clients and sell work
    • Build relationships within Barkley's walls and with clients
    • Make amazing work (both as a leader and a doer)

Performance Standards:

    • Client communication plan and campaign objectives are met.
    • Creative work is outstanding and on strategy.
    • Work is on target, on time, and within budget.
    • Account management morale on account is positive, as it relates to the creative relationship.
    • Client and agency management express confidence in leadership abilities.
    • Wise, responsible decision making ability.
    • Team work is well represented in national and/or international award shows.
    • Client satisfaction ratings are high.