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Creative Director

About ico

ico is a diverse studio of global creative thought, 25 years at the forefront of visual culture.

Through clarity, craft and collaboration we create remarkable brands for remarkable people. Brand partners to ambitious entrepreneurs and organisations looking to connect to today’s conscious consumer.

Our ecosystem of expertise offers best in class creative strategy with route to market thought, constructing a team to build brands that last.

 

The role

A Creative Director with ambition and ability to naturally work within this type of creative environment. Candidates should be capable of leading a talented creative team – designers, writers and moving image specialists, recognise the importance of strategy and be able to adapt to the diverse and challenging needs of clients from a broad industry base.

Someone who can think big, construct convincing creative arguments and hold the attention of a room. The right candidate will work in partnership with the Founding Creative Director to bring strong leadership to all projects. They should have a complete understanding of brand and be able toadapt their thinking to its evolution. Someone who has an insatiable appetite for culture and current trends as well as creativity.

 

Essential skills

— Strong leadership skills
— A great communicator
— A collaborative management style
— Can construct strong creative arguments
— The ability to bring clarity to complex problems
— The intelligence to understand the wider picture and ambition
— Can think big
— Have strong track record in brand and design
— Positivity, energy, humility and doesn’t take themselves too seriously

 

Salary dependent on experience and ability.

Closing date — February 10th. 
Apply here.

Project Manager

About ico

Here at ico, we’re seeking a highly skilled Project Manager, with 3-5 years of creative agency experience, to join our talented team.

We are a vibrant studio of global creative thought with 25 years at the forefront of visual culture.Through clarity, craft and collaboration we create remarkable brands for remarkable people – acting as brand partners to ambitious entrepreneurs looking to connect with today’s conscious consumer.

Based in our central London studio, we are a close-knit, diverse team of 18 people, offering best in class creative strategy and building brands that last.

 

The role

Be it creating and launching new challenger brands or repositioning established organisations with big ideas, your role as a project manager is fundamental in facilitating and delivering ambitious creative projects.

You’ll have had experience of working with new brands, costing and scoping projects, managing relationships and delivering multi-faceted projects on time, on budget and to the highest standard. You love what you do, and you’re confident in your ability to communicate with everyone – from clients to the internal creative team. You’re a strong team player, happy to take initiative, and approach life with a sense of humour.

Every one of our projects stands out from the crowd, and so does each member of our team. If you’re an independent thinker with imagination, creativity and vision, we’d love to hear from you.

 

Key Attributes

— Strong attention to detail and highly organised
— A pro-active approach
— Excellent written and verbal communication skill
— A passion for delivering results at the highest level
— An understanding of brand and creative processes

 

The Role

Working closely with the creative team, you’ll be responsible for a variety of projects (working as part of a team but also on your own initiative).

You’ll contribute to project strategy, oversee workflow and be responsible for managing key projects.

Key responsibilities will include creating and responding to project briefs, facilitating creative teams and ensuring that all projects are delivered on time and within budget.

Ensuring clients’ expectations are managed and achieved will be the focus of your role – resulting in successful projects for both the client and the ico team.

 

We are looking for our new team member to join as soon as possible but start dates are flexible. Remuneration will be in-line with experience, but we would ask you to indicate your salary expectations with your CV.
Apply here.