Creative Director Resume Sample

When looking for work as a Creative, having an excellent resume that highlights your diverse skills and work experience can aid you in the job search process. Include a clear objective statement and use active verbs throughout to emphasize your accomplishments. We've provided a sample resume below to help guide you in your search for a Creative position.

Zahra Owens



Chicago, IL(555) 983-1267Zahra.Owens@email.com

Professional Summary

Creative professional with diverse portfolio of experience ranging from copywriting and scriptwriting to graphic design and video capture seeks an opportunity to bring executive-level creative skills to the Creative Director position with ACME Corp.

Skills

  • Demonstrated ability to listen to clients and provide content to meet their specific needs

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills across a variety of media

  • Advanced experience with Microsoft Office suite

  • Advanced experience with Google Docs and Adobe Suite

  • Proven capability to work on multiple projects simultaneously

Work History

  • Oversee and manage a team of 10 direct reports, including five writers, two editors, two graphic designers and one web developer

  • Acquired five new business accounts in Q1 through relationship building and networking

  • Launched new editorial magazine to serve the fitness and health and wellness sectors

  • Provide weekly stats and team overview to executive leadership team

  • Analyzed marketing stats to determine how effective campaigns were for more than 50 different accounts

  • Utilized search engine optimization (SEO) to increase lead generation by 10 percent for two clients

  • Oversaw content creation for company’s weekly newsletter

  • Implemented a new content management system (CMS) to house, schedule, and manage our online content and client content

  • Spearheaded the creation of an editorial calendar to ensure the timely posting of content and planning for prime promotional periods, such as holidays, back-to-school season, etc.

  • Worked closely with creative team to develop content strategy, including graphics and written content for social media, website, print publications, and video platforms

  • Developed a total of 100 press releases for 20 different clients

  • Covered 50+ sales campaigns for clients, including design and layout of content and design

  • Spearheaded the creation of an editorial calendar to ensure the timely posting of content and planning for prime promotional periods, such as holidays, back-to-school season, etc.

  • Worked closely with creative team to develop content strategy, including graphics and written content for social media, website, print publications, and video platforms

  • Developed a total of 100 press releases for 20 different clients

  • Covered 50+ sales campaigns for clients, including design and layout of content and design

Education

Additional Information

  • Active member of the Chicago Women’s League

  • Member of the Writers Guild of America (WGA)