Ref#: R0005686

Date published: 26-Jan-2017

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

Our Marketing team helps job seekers and employers around the world to discover Indeed. Whether creating impactful advertising, coding bidding algorithms, or looking for the news stories in Indeed's labor data, Indeed marketers bring diverse skills to help shape and share Indeed’s story. Every month, over 200 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. Simply put, we help people get jobs, and we want to share our story with you.

Your job.

The Executive Creative Director (ECD) will lead a multidisciplinary team in the development of all creative for Indeed. The ECD will provide a comprehensive vision for the Indeed brand, bringing a consistent look and feel across all channels - from broadcast TV to digital innovation, with the creative ability to transform fresh ideas into actionable concepts.

The ECD will work in an open collaborative environment, concepting and producing work that will redefine and raise the bar of creativity in our marketing communications.

About you.


  • Recruit, inspire and manage a world-class global creative team of writers, art directors, videographers and technologists to achieve key business metrics.
  • Responsible for creative development of our marketing communications. Take business and marketing briefs and convert these into creative strategies and finished advertising and other communications. From TV spots to branded content, to social posts (and everything in between).
  • Help build a creative and design-led culture within Indeed.
  • Partner with internal and external partners, agencies, freelancers, producers and other experts to make world-class work that is commercially and creatively successful

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • You have already led the creation of world-class advertising and comms campaigns - that have been recognised for their creativity and commercial success.
  • You have a deep and broad understanding of creativity, advertising models and consumer behaviour.
  • You have experience building campaigns for global brands.
  • You have recruited and built effective creative teams. 
  • You have written, created and made very successful TV campaigns that have made your peers jealous. 
  • You are very versed in digital and not have a ‘TV-led’ mentality. 
Location: The work is global but the role is based in our Austin offices.

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