Retail Creative Director

Remuneration:negotiable Cost to company 
Job level:Senior
Company:VMLY&R South Africa

Job description

We’re looking for an experienced and passionate retail creative director to join our Johannesburg team. You’ll be leading a team of talented art directors, copywriters, designers, finishing artists and animators creating retail content for one of South Africa’s biggest brands.

Our creative team is super-talented, and in need of a strong leader, who can inspire, guide, push and grow them. If you’re it, and want to create unconventional work that matters, then get in touch.

You at VMLY&R SA
  • Be a highly creative as well as strategic thinker
  • Build strong relationships with clients to become their most valuable strategic and creative partner
  • Lead the studio, and drive the work by generating ideas, guiding creative teams, developing concepts and executing work to polished completion
  • Present and sell ideas both internally and to clients
  • Collaborate with client service, production and media in a constructive way that builds the work.
  • Maintain high standards of creative excellence and attention to detail
  • Creatively lead both large scale integrated projects as well as ongoing retainer-based work
  • You should always be aware of the latest digital and technology trends
  • You should have a thorough understanding of the production process and collaborating with production partners across sound, photography and film
  • Collaborating well with your team and other departments is a given. You will work closely with the most senior teams and departments in VMLYR SA.


  • Minimum of two years of experience other creatives
  • Vast experience on retail accounts
  • A killer portfolio 
  • Relevant degree/diploma

Posted on 09 Apr 10:24


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VMLY&R South Africa
VMLY&R South Africa is a leading full service (ATL, BTL, shopper, media, digital and customer experience) agency that creates purpose-driven work that lives in people's lives.

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