Job title: Senior Creative Lead

Company: Careem

Job description: Careem is building the Everything App for the greater Middle East, making it easier than ever to move around, order food and groceries, manage payments, and more. Careem is led by a powerful purpose to simplify and improve the lives of people and build an awesome organisation that inspires. Since 2012, Careem has created earnings for over 2.5 million Captains, simplified the lives of over 50 million customers, and built a platform for the region’s best talent to thrive and for entrepreneurs to scale their businesses. Careem operates in over 70 cities across 10 countries, from Morocco to Pakistan.

About the team

The Creative Studio sits at the heart of the Careem marketing team – one collective of the region’s most exciting talent, capable of producing work for every brief and channel imaginable.

This in-house agency serves the business across the most exciting product launches, brand initiatives, and key campaigns, with the ambition to create work that matches our awesome service, and stand apart with awesome campaigns that inspire.

The Studio operates in a way to get the best from and for our talent, with the freedom to work on pro-active briefs across all of our services, and tailor made technical training for each person, to propel their creative growth.

What you’ll do

  • The Senior Creative lead will be responsible for supporting in Careem Plus from ideation to execution. They need to be agile and hands on.
  • You will be working closely with the Creative Manager for Careem Plus, along with the Creative Studio leaders making sure that all the deliverables are on brief and are up to par.
  • You’ll dream up incredible concepts to match the ambition of our service, pushing creative thinking, and championing disruptive work.
  • You will own the execution of the work, not compromising on the highest levels of craft as you bring ideas to life.
  • You’ll need to think practically – not requiring outrageous budgets to create cool assets.
  • You’ll be plugged into what’s happening where – trends by channel and industry – you’re ahead of the game.

What you’ll need

  • You’ll be a technically skilled creative, with 3+ years of experience producing great work either in an agency or client role.
  • You will have a good understanding and competence across Adobe, and be strong in briefing and managing others where production requires additional skills.
  • You will own a craft and be hungry to grow. Static design and simple animation should be part of your toolkit, while film, editing & photography should all excite you.
  • You will be able to take the key strategic & commercial goals for Careem Plus, and come up with designs and content that creatively serve this strategy.
  • You’ll be a great communicator – able to articulate your ideas and thinking across different markets, inspiring those around you.
  • You are comfortable working in noise – able to run multiple projects with minimal oversight. You’ll thrive on ownership, and push yourself to be the best you can be.

What we’ll provide you

We offer colleagues the opportunity to drive impact in the region while they learn and grow. As a Careem colleague you will be able to:

  • Work and learn from great minds by joining a community of inspiring colleagues.
  • Put your passion to work in a purposeful organisation dedicated to creating impact in a region with a lot of untapped potential.
  • Explore new opportunities to learn and grow every day.
  • Enjoy the flexibility that comes with the trust of being an owner; work in a hybrid style with a mix of days at the office and at home, and remotely from any country in the world for 30 days a year with unlimited vacation days per year.
  • Access to healthcare benefits and fitness reimbursements for health activities including: gym, health club and training classes.

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Location: Dubai

Job date: Tue, 18 Jul 2023 23:52:03 GMT

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