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Creative Director, Americas at Jones Lang LaSalle IP, Inc.

Creative Director, Americas

Jones Lang LaSalle IP, Inc. Chicago, IL Full-Time
How we support the Whole You:

Our benefits are a good reason to come to JLL.

We are committed to hiring the best, most talented people in our industry, and then empowering them with the resources and support to enhance their health, financial and personal well-being. Our underlying benefits philosophy is this: be fair to our people and provide opportunities for those who take advantage of our programs and resources to increase their personal and financial security.

Benefits to eligible employees, include:
  • 401(k) plan with matching company contributions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Care
  • 6 weeks of paid parental leave at 100% of salary
  • Paid Time Off and Company Holidays
  • Flexible Work Arrangements may be available
  • Executive Benefits

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee creative team and guide the team through the creation, project management and delivery of hundreds of creative assets and campaigns per year.
  • Working closely with marketing, sales enablement, property marketing, and business stakeholders this leader is responsible for taking campaign strategy and developing thoughtful and innovative creative to support campaign goals.
  • Exert significant influence among colleagues and staff while engendering trust and inspiration.

Creative Direction
  • Conceptualize and art direct across all mediums including digital, print, motion graphics, video, copywriting, environmental and events.
  • Provide creative solutions and big ideas for key campaigns, internal initiatives and brand touchpoints.
  • Contribute to projects that will drive brand health and business value.
  • Direct and oversee design outputs from creative vision, to thought leadership, through flawless execution.
    Drive the evolution and management of brand standards, style guides, and design systems.

People Management
  • Scale and develop the Creative team to meet current and future needs, as well as provide people leadership and team development.
  • Empower employees to take responsibility for their jobs and goals, delegate responsibility, provide regular feedback and monitor accountability.
  • Nurture our in-house creative capabilities and lead the team responsible for creative conception, design, and production.
  • Set annual performance objectives, development plans, and conduct annual performance reviews with each direct report.

  • Collaborate within and across Marketing teams, Sales enablement teams, local, national, regional and global business line teams and other groups as required.
  • Work with local team ACDs to maintain consistent workflow, processes and ongoing operational needs.

Continuous Improvement
  • Responsible for the people/partners, process and tools that allow our creative team to efficiently prioritize and service a wide range of creative deliverables
  • Develop and implement creative operations strategies for the organization including but not limited to creative development, asset management, resource planning and tracking.
  • Cultivate a wide range of stakeholder partnerships including peer teams, internal customers, and external agency contacts.
  • Identify effective metrics and KPIs to judge the success of creative projects and develop feedback loops for continuous improvement and iteration

  • 12+ years relevant, progressive experience
  • Experience supervising and delegating work successfully within collaborative teams, with a proven ability to provide effective feedback
  • Conceptual and strategic thinker with a strong ability to balance creativity with business objectives
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Ability to navigate complex organizational needs
  • Strong project management and operational mindset
  • A natural problem-solver, with an eye toward operational excellence


On-site -Chicago, IL

If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply even if you don't meet all of the requirements. We're interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!

About JLL -

We're JLL-a leading professional services and investment management firm specializing in real estate. We have operations in over 80 countries and a workforce of over 102,000 individuals around the world who help real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. As a global Fortune 500 company, we also have an inherent responsibility to drive sustainability and corporate social responsibility. That's why we're committed to our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world. We're using the most advanced technology to create rewarding opportunities, amazing spaces and sustainable real estate solutions for our clients, our people and our communities.

Our core values of teamwork, ethics and excellence are also fundamental to everything we do and we're honored to be recognized with awards for our success by organizations both globally and locally.

Creating a diverse and inclusive culture where we all feel welcomed, valued and empowered to achieve our full potential is important to who we are today and where we're headed in the future. And we know that unique backgrounds, experiences and perspectives help us think bigger, spark innovation and succeed together.

JLL Privacy Notice

Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL), together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading global provider of real estate and investment management services. We take our responsibility to protect the personal information provided to us seriously. Generally the personal information we collect from you are for the purposes of processing in connection with JLL's recruitment process. We endeavour to keep your personal information secure with appropriate level of security and keep for as long as we need it for legitimate business or legal reasons. We will then delete it safely and securely.

For more information about how JLL processes your personal data, please view our Candidate Privacy Statement.

For additional details please see our career site pages for each country.

For employees in the United States, please see a fully copy of our Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action policy here.

This position may require you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If required, you'll be asked to provide proof that you're fully vaccinated upon your start date. You're considered fully vaccinated two weeks after you receive the second dose of a two-dose vaccine series (e.g., Pfizer or Moderna) or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine (e.g., Johnson & Johnson/Janssen). Failure to provide proof of vaccination may result in termination.

Jones Lang LaSalle ("JLL") is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process - including the online application and/or overall selection process - you may contact us at Accommodation Requests. This email is only to request an accommodation. Please direct any other general recruiting inquiries to our Contact Us page > I want to work for JLL.

Pursuant to the Arizona Civil Rights Act, criminal convictions are not an absolute bar to employment.

Pursuant to Illinois Law, applicants are not obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest.

Pursuant to Columbia, SC ordinance, this position is subject to a background check for any convictions directly related to its duties and responsibilities. Only job-related convictions will be considered and will not automatically disqualify the candidate.

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If you are a California resident as defined in the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) please view our Supplemental Privacy Statement which describes your rights and disclosures about your personal information. If you are viewing this on a mobile device you may want to view the CCPA version on a larger device.

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, JLL will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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