Vice President
Creative Communications
Posted on 2/23/2023

10,001+ employees

Advertising Services
Company Overview
Ogilvy inspires brands and people to impact the world. We have been creating iconic, culture-changing, value-driving ideas for clients since David Ogilvy founded the company in 1948. We continue building on that rich legacy through our borderless creativity—operating, innovating, and creating at the intersection of talent and capabilities. Our experts in Advertising, Experience, Media, Public Relations, Social, Influence, Health and Consulting work fluidly across 131 offices in 93 countries to bring forth world-class creative solutions for our clients.
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
  • 10+ years of experience, ideally with creative agency experience
  • Strong interest in the overall growth of the agency, its creative product, and clients
  • Rigorous performance standards for themselves and for those with whom they work
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong strategic thinker and storyteller
  • Ability to anticipate needs and provide solutions/ideas
  • Critical attention to detail
  • Effective collaborator
  • Good listener and reliable
  • Serve as a strategic partner to the agency's creative leadership and work closely with creative teams, primarily across North America, to shape and shepherd how we position/package creative campaigns so they land in culture and attract attention within the marketing industry
  • Will be proactive, resourceful, persistent when it comes to engaging with creative teams to injecting earned first thinking into ideas throughout the creative process, not just before a campaign launch. This includes tracking major campaigns that are in development across the region
  • Drive the making of materials and assets to promote creative work with a focus on generating ideas that go beyond the formulaic approaches to promoting creative campaigns
  • Be able to pitch creative campaigns and brand stories to tier one business/consumer media journalists as appropriate. Can supervise the pitching of campaigns to leading trade publications
  • Elevate the profile of select agency leaders and next-gen talent by identifying external opportunities that highlight the agency's creative capabilities, talent, and thought leadership. This includes identifying speaking opportunities, interviews, op-eds, and panels that showcase their expertise
  • Help identify opportunities to raise visibility and build the reputation of key client partners in the market (creatively ambitious CMOs, senior clients, etc)
  • Be a trend spotter who can collaborate with marketing team on editorial planning for The Red Papers, Ogilvy's trademark thought-leadership platform, and other content development
  • As a senior member of the Communications team, will contribute to developing the agency's communications strategy and implementation plan
  • Can be “on point” to direct media requests when the Global Chief Communications Officer is not available