Creative Director

  • Dean Entertainment Group
  • New York, NY, USA
  • May 01, 2020
Full time Creative

Job Description

Dean Entertainment Group (formerly “RPM Presents”) is New York’s leading independent full-service music event, marketing, and promotion platform founded by music and nightlife impresario Eddie Dean, former owner of Pacha NYC with over 30 years of trusted experience in entertainment, nightlife, culture and events. Currently DEG owns and operates a number of top venues and provides full service entertainment with year-round music and event programming. These include Schimanski, Bar Schimmi and more. 

Creative Director: 

We are looking for a Creative Director to oversee creative strategy as well as the fit and finish of all promotional creative, collateral, design, and video for weekly nightclub events & seasonal concerts. We are looking for a graphics professional to create flyers, logos, graphic art, and video promotions. Must have a understanding of diverse music and culture. Be able to create/ execute a diverse number of brand identities and produce videos. Must be able to work with strict deadlines. 

Responsibilities:

Creative Leadership: The Creative Director embodies the creative vision for our various weekly and special events. The Creative Director should develop a creative strategy and then lead a team to execute it each event. Conceive and implement concepts, guidelines and strategies in various creative projects and design.  

Creative Project Management: Day to day, this means working with staff to ensure content and creative is produced on time. Assist with social media content to go on Schimanski, Bar Schimmi, DEG Presents and all other brands for social media. Work with artists’ teams on creatives. 

Team Support: The team will look to you for guidance on accomplishing goals and advancing brands for events. Work with the team to generate and deliver digital and social content matching strategic internal goals  Ultimately, this role will own the fit and finish and so must support the team to achieve good results.

Quality Assurance: The Creative Director will sign off on all content and creative, and so is the most important editor. This means proofing and editing all content. Work with team members to improve copy and design. 

Qualified Applicants Will Have:

  • 5+ years of brand experience developing social media creative, events
  • Experience & interest in the electronic music and hospitality industry
  • Extensive knowledge of graphic design
  • Ability to manage and prioritize and multitask
  • Commitment to excellence — anticipating issues and communicating with diplomacy, identifying emerging platforms and trends to drive innovation and traffic to not only social media, but nightclub and concert events. 

Please send resumes & portfolios via Doors Open.