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Associate Creative Director (Art)
Associate Creative Director (Art)
Post Date: 21 Mar 2022


Media.Monks is on a mission to create a new future for this industry. Our vision? Build everything with a belief that changing for good comes from changing who does the work. Yep, that means you. Welcome to the party—one global, cross-cultural collective with a passion for using our skills to create better and a better world. That’s how we’re able to connect the dots between data, content, digital media, and technology from everywhere we are—a true end-to-end model. Joining the Media.Monks collective means having the opportunity to create award-winning work with some of the most gifted, focused, joyful, talents from all over the world.


Shanghai.monks, the Shanghai office of global creative company media.monks, is looking for a art-based Associate Creative Director to create integrated creative campaign concepts. You understand Chinese youth audiences, digital and social trends, and inspire our clients with smart creativity. You thrive in a digital creative agency where you get your hands dirty and stretch far to make work that is remembered beyond today.


  • Create integrated creative concept decks across IMC, social, digital, film and experiential
  • Pitch, present and sell integrated campaign concepts to senior clients
  • Set the visual direction and craft pixel perfect visuals


  • Creative concept development skills
  • Chinese social landscape understanding
  • Chinese youth audience understanding
  • TVC and KV concepting skills
  • Digital and social concepting skills
  • Visual crafting skills
  • Presentation and selling skills


  • Have worked at least 8 years in art and concept roles in creative agencies
  • Have worked at least 5 years in mainland China
  • Have successfully managed teams of creatives before
  • Have a portfolio that shows mastery of each of the skills listed above
  • Have fluency in English and Mandarin Chinese (both required)

About Us

Media.monks is a global digital creative company based in Shanghai, and around the world. Our 100 monks based in Shanghai supercharge brands with strategy & creative, films & content and digital & experiential campaigns.

We’re among the most awarded globally with 135+ Cannes Lions and named Creative Agency and Production Company of the Year in China. AdAge says we’re the go-to player for innovative digital ideas.

We combine Chinese strategy & creative with best-in-class production and work as one global team of 6000+ monks, giving clients unrivalled access to the world’s best talents.

8 of the top 10 most innovative companies in the world work with us. In China, we work with Google, Burberry, Crocs, Corona, Beyond Meat, Estee Lauder, OPPO, Shiseido, Mondelez, Just Egg and PayPal.

About Media.Monks

At Media.Monks, you’ll be joining a highly ambitious company on a global mission to win the decade by changing the industry for good. Partner to 8 of the 10 most innovative companies in the world, Media.Monks works with established as well as up-and-coming global, regional, DTC and B2B brands, helping them own their data and build out customer ecosystems to elicit smart, efficient, high-impact engines for growth. We deliver table stakes quickly, creating cost efficiencies from day one to push up the creative effectiveness of our work with every cycle.

We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to building a respectful and empowering work environment for all people to freely express themselves amongst colleagues who embrace diversity in all respects. Including fresh voices and unique points of view in all aspects of our business not only creates an environment where we can all grow and thrive but also increases our potential to produce work that better represents—and resonates with—the world around us.


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