Copy Supervisor / Creative Supervisor / Copy Group Head


Experience : 6 - 10 years

Location

Chennai

Job Description

Lead, ideate, innovate, present and execute the creative output of Banana's diverse clients. The position comes with a lot of responsibility, maturity, assertiveness, general leadership as well as creative leadership.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Conjure cut-through-the-clutter ideas and stories that are fresh and persuasive.
  • Craft 360° campaigns that are not only creative but also translate the client's business and communication goals into unique and winning deliverables.
  • Make day-to-day decisions on various assignments independently and freely in tune with Banana's strategic vision.
  • Ensure business profitability and creative quality in every creative assignment.
  • Excel in making eye popping presentations - because we believe creatives are approved and pitches won when presentations are exemplary.
  • Ensure communication within the creative team as well as the client servicing team is competitive, yet friendly.
  • Leadership is crucial - Work with juniors, both Copy and Art, handholding, mentoring them and building trust in them.

Candidate Profile

  • 6-10 year's experience in ideating, writing and telling stories for brands across verticals and industries.
  • Possess a “you-cant’-put-me-down” portfolio that is creative, diverse and distinct across ATL, BTL and Digital.
  • The ability to skilfully lead the team on pitches would be a prerequisite.
  • Possess truckloads of love and passion for creativity, advertising and brands.
  • The stomach to fearlessly brainstorm in a group.
  • Instinctiveness to collaborate and work in a team - should be a team player and be open to ideas and suggestions from juniors.
  • Should be aware of the latest trends in advertising around the world and should be well versed with the best of creative work happening in India and overseas.
  • Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and other graphic software at a basic level will be an asset.
  • 'Arty' skills such as Sketching, Illustration and Doodling will be an advantage.
  • Will work closely with the Creative Director in enforcing good creative culture within Team Banana and report directly to the Creative Director.
  • Compensation will be commensurate with talent, skills, fire-in-the-belly and expertise.

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Jr. Visualiser


Experience : 1 - 2 years

Key Responsibilities

  • Strong art and design skills
  • Visualise and execute campaigns
  • Work closely with the creative and servicing team to develop campaigns.
  • Experiment with new ideas and mediums.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Excellent knowledge of all graphic design application softwares
  • Strong team player
  • A people-person, capable of building strong professional relationships

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline - Arts, Design, Etc.
  • A Master's degree in Arts and Design is preferred but not mandatory

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Sr. Visualiser


Experience : 3 - 5 years

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding the creative brief and converting it to actionable design output resulting in brand assets for clients
  • Creative and Good layout sense.
  • Regular interaction with the Client Servicing, Copy and (other) Design teams, contributing to creation of strong concepts and following up on their execution
  • Excellent at Image editing

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Excellent knowledge of all graphic design application softwares
  • Strong team player
  • A people-person, capable of building strong professional relationships

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline - Arts, Design, Etc.
  • A Master's degree in Arts and Design is preferred but not mandatory

Write to us @
career@thebanana.in

Art Director


Experience : 5+ years

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding the creative brief and converting it to actionable design output resulting in brand assets for clients
  • Overseeing and contributing to the development of required creatives; managing and guiding the team on the same
  • Monitoring the workflow and ensuring quality standards are met or exceeded
  • Regular interaction with the Client Servicing, Copy and (other) Design teams, contributing to creation of strong concepts and following up on their execution
  • Build, guide and lead an efficient team of designers, specializing in branding and advertising projects
  • Experience in creating good presentations and contributing to client pitches along with other teams

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent knowledge of all graphic design application softwares
  • In-depth knowledge of design, marketing and advertising concepts
  • Strong team player
  • A people-person, capable of building strong professional relationships
  • 5+ years of relevant experience in a Design/ Advertising/ Branding department/ agency

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline - Arts, Design, Etc.
  • A Master's degree in Arts and Design is preferred but not mandatory

Write to us @
career@thebanana.in

Group Account Manager


Experience : 7+ years

Key Responsibilities

  • Regularly interacting with clients to understand their business objectives through client briefs
  • Understanding the brief and converting it to actionable creative briefs for the internal creative team, resulting in the development of communication assets and strategies
  • Being the single point of contact between the internal creative team and the client
  • Overseeing the development of creative assets and managing job trackers, records and files
  • Monitoring the workflow and ensuring quality standards are met or exceeded
  • Updating the internal stakeholders on client meetings through written MOMs and discussions
  • Driving new business and regular follow-ups on leads
  • Preparation of costing estimates, invoicing as well as following up on payments

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Knowledge of MS Office - Excel, Powerpoint and Word
  • Basic knowledge of marketing and advertising concepts
  • Strong team player
  • A people-person, capable of building strong professional relationships
  • A genuine passion for advertising and branding, and to learn and develop as an individual, as well as a company asset
  • 5+ years of professional experience

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline
  • Master's degree preferred but not a prerequisite

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Trainee Design


Experience : 0 - 1 year

Key Responsibilities

  • Come up with ideas and develop designs, and communication material for marketing, advertising and social media promotions

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Good Command over Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator is required

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in any relevant discipline - Arts, Design, Etc.

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Trainee Copywriter


Experience : 0 - 1 year

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce creative ideas for innovative campaigns individually and in collaboration with designers
  • Understanding senior copywriter’s specifications to craft copy that is on brand
  • Research on audience and market
  • Create, edit and proof-read copy

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Clear, crisp, persuasive and original copy
  • Multitasking and completion of task based on tight deadlines
  • Proof reading
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Team Player

Educational Qualifications

  • Minimum a graduate degree in any stream

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Graphic Design Intern


Key Responsibilities

  • Ideate and brainstorm with the team on ideas and concepts for marketing layouts
  • Design concepts and elements for current and ongoing campaign

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Should have basic knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
  • Fast learner and enthusiastic

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Copywriter Intern


Key Responsibilities

  • Develop creative concepts and ad copies for various campaigns
  • Work with the design team to ensure copy and visuals support each other
  • Establish tone and copy style to appropriately reflect brand
  • Write short and long-form copies such as digital ads, social media posts, website copy and all other types of content

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Fast learner and enthusiastic
  • Ability to work cohesively with other copywriters, account managers, and subject matter experts

Write to us at career@thebanana.in

Video Editor/ Producer


Experience : 1 - 5 year

Key Responsibilities

  • Produce, direct, edit, and coordinate the development and production of video, photo & multi- media programs to support the needs of the company
  • Good communications skills to consult with clients before & after the project to understand about the project &responsibilities involved
  • Co-ordinate pre-production activities& perform required duties during the production process to assure good production quality
  • Perform post-production activities with appropriate editing software to produce effective output as required
  • Research and make purchase recommendations for video production and post-production equipment / software
  • Perform administrative duties; compose reports and maintain files and records; disseminate information through written and oral reports

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Excellent knowledge of all current principles and practices of video production technology and applications
  • Experience working with appropriate post production software like Adobe Premiere Pro, Apple Final Cut Pro, Avid Media Composer, Adobe After Effects, Avid Pro Tools, Adobe Photoshop and other similar software.
  • Strong team player
  • A people-person, capable of building strong professional relationships
  • Creativity and a passionate interest in film and video editing
  • Quick and fast in keeping up with projects and multitasking

Write to us at career@thebanana.in