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Art Director

One of South Africa’s fastest growing agencies is looking for a dedicated, and enthusiastic Conceptual Art Director.

The successful candidate needs outstanding conceptual and design skills, with a proven track record of producing beautiful and unique design for a variety of formats. This is a full-time position based in Johannesburg working in a conceptual team with like-minded individuals

All applications must include a copy of your CV and a comprehensive Portfolio of work

Experience: 3+ years agency experience

Reporting to: Creative Director



  • Create original graphics and layouts for digital/ATL/BTL and TTL campaigns and concepts
  • Adhere to strict briefs and deadlines

Ideation and Collaboration

  • Conceptualize and develop innovative ideas and executions with the creative concept team for pitches and projects.
  • Generate clear and concise ideas that create talkability


  • Present articulate and completed ideas to clients and internal team members

Working within a team

  • Work seamlessly and efficiently with team members and leads to foster a collaborative ‘ego-free’ working environment
  • Ensure timely response to requests from team members on all deliverables.
  • Manage your time and follow up on delegated deliverable

Essential Experience

  • Exceptional design skill in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Proven experience as an Art Director or similar role
  • Verifiable degrees and diplomas

Essential Skills

  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • A comprehensive knowledge and proven experience of the market and industry
  • High standard of integrity, service excellence and a passion for the industry
  • Maturity of temperament to relate to a wide range of clientele and internal staff
  • High level of creativity, inspiration, innovation in your thinking
  • “Can do” attitude to take ownership and pride in deliverables
  • Ability to work within a budget
  • Experience in preparing high quality decks for internal or external presentation
  • Team player willing to adapt to a fast-paced environment and champion the Clockwork ethos
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