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Our current vacancies are below. If none fit your skills but you’re interested in working with us, please get in touch by sending your CV and cover letter (including links to your work) to recruitment@lonelyleap.com.

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  • Creative Lead / Director

    We are currently looking for talented Senior Creatives/Directors to join our team, either as full-time staff or on a freelance basis.

     

    The suitable candidates will have passion and enthusiasm alongside proven experience in documentary and/or commercial production. You must be an excellent storyteller with strong narrative skills.

     

    Responsible for maintaining Lonelyleap’s standards of creative excellence with at least 6+ years experience in the industry with a solid creative and production background.

     

    Role:

    We’re looking for candidates who are passionate about storytelling. People that believe in collaboration with clients and the Lonelyleap team to create great work but who also have the confidence and ability to stand on their own feet and lead a project from inception through to delivery.

    Our clients are as vast and varied as our team, so we need someone who is both flexible with their ideas and able to conceptualise and execute ideas for broadcast, commercial, corporate, documentary, animation and digital work.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Develop creative treatments and design concepts from client briefs

    • Work with internal teams to generate ideas for pitching and proposals

    • Lead creative sessions for project kick-offs

    • Manage multiple film projects from concept through to completion

    • Directing films, from initial ideas to attending shoots and overseeing post- production and delivery

    • Bringing creative direction to projects at various stages of production, as required by the business, to help support the quality of our output and support team members

    • Establish creative direction for the entire line of deliverables (integrating films, motion graphics, web design)

    • Provide quality control over concepts and projects

     

    Essential Knowledge & Experience:

    Proven experience in:

    • Documentary and/or commercial film production

    • Scripting writing, creative copywriting and concept development

    • Directing shoots – with strong interview skills, creating shots list and liaising with crew to ensure the creative vision is realised

    • Ideally be a self-shooting Director

    • Liaising with external clients

    • Ability to lead projects from concept to completion

    • Coordinating a team of people

     

    Skills:

    • Ability to storyboard or translate ideas to designers

    • Excellent communicator

    • Flexible and organised

    • Detail oriented

    • Mac savvy

    • Experience with Abode Creative Suite design software such as InDesign, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Illustrator is desirable but not essential

     

    How to apply:

    Please get in touch by sending the following to recruitment@lonelyleap.com

     

    •  Covering note
    •  CV
    •  x3 examples of your work that you feel align well with Lonelyleap's portfolio

     

    Please state whether you are interested in a full time role and whether that's for our London or New York office, or whether you are interested in working for us in a freelance capacity

     

    Please label your email subject with "Creative - New York" or "Creative - London"