TBWAMedia Arts Lab (or MAL as you'll hear us called) is the bespoke global advertising agency dedicated solely to Apple. Our mission is to create smart, simple and iconic work that transforms business and makes culture for the world's best brand.
We believe that what MAL creates belongs to everyone and everyone belongs at MAL. We think creativity lives in open, safe and brave spaces, where diverse perspectives can come together, free of prejudice and discrimination. We strive to be a partnership of equals. Everyone has a role to play here, and we invite you to bring your fully authentic and crazy selves to this space. Together, we'll do the best work we've ever done.
We're headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with 5 further international hubs and over 800 people making great work for Apple in 26 markets around the globe.
We are looking for a Creative Director (Copy) to join our APAC hub, based out of Singapore. This is a client-facing role, that requires gravitas and confidence to be able to hold their own when speaking to the client at the highest level in Cupertino, California.
. A minimum of 13 years experience in multi-national creative/ advertising agencies, working on global brands, and leading a department.
. Portfolio of flawlessly crafted work, you are a global citizen who is adaptable in any environment across Eastern and Western cultures.
. You are able to bring different perspectives into your ideas, elevating it to produce culturally-relevant, award-winning work.
Are you the one
. You want to know what's new - you think about the ever-evolving technology, and how your ideas could come to live and breathe in these touchpoints.
. You are a culture-vulture - your finger is on the pulse of what's hot, what's not and what makes culture. You have an obsession with music and you groove to the beat every second of the day
. You're a storyteller - you work as one with the strategists, and you bring their meaningful insights to life with your craft.
. You are fearless and able to identify potential in ideas. You are then able to provide sharp evaluation, distil them, and refine these ideas.
. You are a mentor - you provide guidance to your team (especially the younger ones) and help them grow in their careers, along with you.
. You are fluent in English, but knowledge of another language is always a plus!