PLACED: Senior Copywriter, Integrated, $70-90K+, NYC

“High-end” ad agency with international reach is seeking a thoughtful and flexible Copywriter to help creatively communicate the core truth of quality brands.  This well-esteemed agency has major credentials on integrated and strategic campaigns for some of the biggest fashion and luxury brands on the market.  Considering the bulk of your attention will be on a retail fashion or beauty account, a love of Vogue and previous category experience in fashion/luxury/beauty/retail/lifestyle would be ideal. Not just a wordsmith, this Copywriter must be savvy with concepting and strategic thinking; you’ll craft briefs, decks, manifestos, ecommerce content, the occasional tagline and beyond.  Prior agency/marketing experience is a must-have; a blended copy/design/art direction background is a plus.  Assertive, stylish, and passionate folks, please apply.

Sounds perfect, right?  Shoot your resume/portfolio to hunter@thehuntinglodgenyc.com. Not for you?  Please feel free to pass this opportunity along to a friend.

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Designer, Digital/Social Media, $55-65K+

Open to full time or freelance; New Jersey (accessible via public transport from NYC) or work from home

Looking to make the leap to the client side?  Fast-growing, boutique pet food brand needs an enthusiastic self-starter with an interest in animals to join their nimble Creative team.  Passionate about their work, they’re pet lovers invested in making a real difference in pets’ lives.  And you’ll be given the opportunity to help take their digital and social media creative to the next level, further building this mission-driven brand. You’ll concept and execute a range of creative work – from smaller, real-time pieces of social content to longer-term branding initiatives.

As Digital Designer, you’ll help to grow this exciting brand and to cultivate their expanding online communities. The ideal candidate will have an understanding of UX and an interest in social media platforms and their abilities/limitations, design-wise. You’re on top of the latest memes or popular content, maintain personal accounts on social, and have strong design skills – as you’ll work closely with the Social Media Marketing Manager to create eye-catching, impactful content.  Please be sharp, flexible, and curious to find the best way to visually engage an audience and tell a brand story.
Candidates should have 1-3+ years of experience designing at a social media agency, handling social media in-house for a brand, or working at a digital agency or advertising agency. Please have strong typography skills, a love and mastery of Photoshop, and be comfortable in Adobe CS programs.  Illustration skills, amateur photography and knowledge of iMovie or Final Cut Pro could all be useful tools. CPG experience is a major plus.

Sounds great?  Shoot your resume to hunter@thehuntinglodgenyc.com.  Not for you? Share with your network, and change someone’s life!

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PLACED: Copywriter, Freelance, $650-800/day

High-end agency with proprietary expertise in the luxury space is seeking a freelance Copywriter who has the creative thought-leadership, conceptual skills and wordsmithery to bring game-changing 360 ideas to life.  You’ll be working on a real estate pitch for a rental building in Manhattan.  While you don’t need to have previous real estate experience per se, you do need to be able to write clear, succinct headlines and be able to concept for an aspirational lifestyle campaign.  Ideally, your portfolio expresses strategic vision that solves business problems with elegance and beauty.  The start date for this project is Monday, November 11, and you will be finished on Tuesday, November 19.  Should the agency make it to Round Two of the pitch, you would be called back in early December for some additional work. And possibly beyond, if awarded the business.
Sounds good?  Shoot your resume/portfolio to hunter@thehuntinglodgenyc.com.  Not for you?  Share with you network and help someone get paid!
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PLACED: Senior Creative Services Manager, $100-120K, NYC

With a focus on fashion/luxury/beauty, this expanding global ad agency is actively seeking a Senior Creative Services Manager to lead the management and planning of all work through the creative department.  This well-established, full-service agency, communications shop and production house possesses major credentials on integrated and strategic campaigns for some of the biggest fashion and beauty brands on the market.  Candidates key responsibilities will be to act as a liaison for the Creative Department and Client Services, Project Management and Digital Operation teams, allocate creative resources to projects, ensure that timelines are adhered to and that quality expectations are met.  Spearheading the day to day operations of this incredibly busy department and making it run smoothly will be top priority. Considering the bulk of your attention will be on retail fashion/beauty/luxury accounts, a love of Vogue and previous category experience would be ideal.  All candidates must be savvy with the production process, from web and e-comm to print and in-store.  Prior agency experience is a must-have, 5-7 years.  Assertive, driven, and passionate folks, please apply.

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PLACED: Senior Packaging Designer, $80-$110K, NYC

NYC Boutique branding and innovation agency in the heart of SoHo is growing and in need of a fun-loving, strategy-directed Senior Package Designer. Agency projects range from product exploration, packaging, design and high-concept branding to roof deck brainstorming sessions at cocktail hour. Ideal candidates have a proven track record implementing Design as informed by Marketing/Product Strategies and a solid understanding of design process & production. Directly responsible for creation of new/evolved Packaging Design with a focus on tiered-system Brand Architecture & Guidelines. Your main account responsibility will reside in the beverage category, so previous experience with CPG beverage and/or alcohol is a major plus. Expect to manage & mentor Associate Designers and partner well with cross-functional Account team & counterparts.

Sounds great?  Shoot your resume to christine@thehuntinglodgenyc.com.

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PLACED: Sr Designer/Design Dir, Work/Life Balance, $85-100K

Yup, you read that right; an ad job that actually allows you to have a real life!  This laid back shop generates big work for innovative brands; all with minimal bureaucracy and a family feel.

Senior Designer/Design Director, $85-100K, NYC

This award-winning, full-service, design-driven, independent ad agency works with BtoB brand leaders in such categories as financial, technology, telecomm, pharma, and corporate communications. At this boutique shop, the Sr Designer/Design Dir position is a great way to make an impact, creatively produce from concept thru execution, and help implement strategic vision. You’ll work closely with internal teams and clients to proactively manage the visual creation of multi-channel design systems, brand identities, advertising and marketing campaigns. Participation in creative internals, as well as client presentations should demonstrate confidence and the ability to dynamically and intuitively explain concepts.  Please have the ability to create big ideas that can cross channels, supported by the fluent technical creation of design ideas. Preferred candidates will have experience with corporate branding, financial (or other dense verticals), curiosity/knowledge of BtoB advertising, and the flexibility to craft everything from logos, brochures, websites, print, etc. Minimum 5+ years of agency/design experience; strong brand and web design a must.

Sounds good?  Shoot your resume to hunter@thehuntinglodgenyc.com.  Not for you?  Please pass this onto a friend.