Associate Creative Director – Copy

San Francisco, CA

At LIFT, we work hard, think smart, have fun and possess a relentless curiosity about what drives audiences to act. We are searching for an ACD with strong copywriting skills to serve as a pivotal leader of our creative team.

Why you’ll love being creative at LIFT:


You’ll be a key leader of a growing agency with opportunity to drive new performance marketing wins for our clients.


We are fun, ego-free, creative environment in a great location with none of the larger-agency BS.


We share our success with financial and other incentives.

Qualities we are looking for:

Performance Creative Savvy

You understands what great creative ideas will generate business impact for our clients in both print and digital. A track record of winning customer acquisition creative for direct mail a plus.

Leadership toward creative excellence 

You have a proven ability to develop and lead high-performing customer acquisition creative in both print and digital.

Magnetic Personality 

You attract and energize clients when selling in creative ideas. Must be able to make connections to our clients’ business impact. 

Thought Leader

You are fluent in trends in marketing and technology to inform and keep our agency on the cutting edge.

Required Creative Competencies:

  • 7+ years of professional copywriting experience (agency or in-house)
  • Specializes in direct marketing; knows what gets results and what doesn’t, and communicates this knowledge to the team at every teaching opportunity
  • Understand the difference between writing for print ads, direct mail and interactive, among other tactics
  • Understand the importance of a creative brief and how a client’s tone and style impacts your writing
  • You present your own work with passion, explain your rationale and crave feedback and criticism
  • Partners with account and strategy teams in developing main ideas for creative briefs — and helps them refine when they are off-strategy
  • Can also lead strategic and conceptual development and can clearly convey the creative vision to designers and keep the work on track

If you feel like “you” are the right fit, please reach out and let’s talk!

San Francisco
650 California Street, Suite 2200
San Francisco, CA 94108

New York
450 Lexington Ave
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 415 248 3170

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