Creative Director- Copy

  • 375 Hudson St, New York, NY 10014, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Heartbeat is a healthcare marketing & creative agency, headquartered in NYC and powered by ~300 smart people all over the US. In the past four years, we’ve been named a 4-time “Best Place to Work” by AdAge and MM+M and a “Diversity & Inclusion Champion” by MedAdNews.

Job Description

We’re Heartbeat, the marketing agency for Healthcare Challenger Brands and the brave clients behind them. And hopefully you’re our next Creative Director (Copy), helping us to deliver game-changing campaigns.

Read on to learn more about what qualities we’re looking for in a new member of the crew and why you’re gonna dig working with us.


  • Lead client engagements in partnership with Account Directors
  • Lead Creative to conceive and create compelling, on-strategy marketing ideas and executions
  • Manage and own creative output on assigned engagements across design, copy and UX
  • Partner with Account & Strategy to strengthen engagement strategies and Creative Briefs
  • Project fluent knowledge of interactive and print capabilities, animation, and user experience
  • Be an expert on Heartbeat and Client process, able to navigate great work through any and all obstacles
  • Lead, mentor, and develop your Copy and Design reports to be successful members of your team and the wider Heartbeat community
  • Provide feedback, support, and guidance to grow your people in their craft, and empower them to take risks
  • Successfully lead creative output for business development opportunities & pitch as necessary


  • 10+ years of interactive or traditional ad agency experience (significant digital chops and non-healthcare campaigns mandatory)
  • Ability to understand the “big picture” of the project and how it fits with the full consumer experience and client expectations
  • Experience mentoring creative teams with objective guidance and feedback. 
  • Ability to develop, present and sell creative concepts for clients
  • Significant portfolio of cross-channel advertising campaign development
  • Flexibility, good judgment, and attention to detail
  • Strong team-building and supervisory skills
  • Proven problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries a must
  • Positive attitude and sense of humor essential
  • Bachelor’s Degree

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