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Associate Creative Director (Copy Background) at 091 Cigna Health & Life Ins. Co. in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Posted in Art 30+ days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:


In support of CIGNA’s goals to increase the health, well-being, and security of the individuals we serve, CIGNA sells a comprehensive suite of medical insurance, health advocacy solutions and group insurance products, which address the unique health and financial security needs of individuals. These products/solutions are sold to employers, government institutions and individuals either directly or through partnerships with Brokers and Consultants.

Cigna's internal agency is the premier source of profound marketing insights, world class strategy, brilliant concepts, renowned design, and content that inspires action and delivers results


In support of the Creative Director, provide inspired leadership to the creative team. Provide both hands on oversight and generation of exceptionally creative concepts and ideas that push past the expected, solve for the identified business problem and further our brand.


  • Partners with Creative Director to translate rational business strategies into highly effective creative strategies and insight-driven concepts across a key account

  • A master copywriter with the ability to bring both art and copy together to deliver highly impactful creative concepts and flawless execution across all channels

  • Understands best practice for all channels and deliverables; video, digital, social, print, experiential

  • Demonstrates a curiosity to stay on top of emerging trends, keeping the pulse of advertising industry shifts

  • A client-facing member of the project team that has the ability to articulate creative ideas in a way that inspires and persuades internal and external stakeholder alike

  • A steward of the Cigna brand, responsible for maintaining consistency with regard to voice and visual identity across all channels and brand experiences

  • Partners with Account and Project management teams to ensure creative is on brief, on time and on budget

  • Gate-keeper for quality control of creative with respect to assigned projects

  • Commit to and exemplify our agency values (Intrinsically Motivated + Resourceful, Amazing + Awesome, Inspired + Enlightened, Passionate + Curious, Smart + Constructively Dissatisfied, Disciplined + Resilient) 



  • Bachelor’s degree in advertising, writing or communications

  • 8+ years of experience in progressive roles in an advertising agency or highly strategic in-house agency, including management experience

  • A world-class portfolio that demonstrates examples of strategic and conceptual creative work with flawless execution across all channels

  • Strong storytelling skills across all media (digital, print, video and experiential)

  • An ability to inspire peers and executives alike with charismatic and persuasive presentation of ideas

  • Culture and trend expert with impeccable creative taste

  • Driven, compassionate and curious — An excellent communicator with a positive attitude and stellar listening, analytical, and problem-solving skills

  • Favorable track record with multiple brands, client relationships and campaigns

About Cigna

Cigna Corporation (NYSE: CI) is a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. We offer an integrated suite of health services through Cigna, Express Scripts, and our affiliates including medical, dental, behavioral health, pharmacy, vision, supplemental benefits, and other related products. Together, with our 74,000 employees worldwide, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation.

When you work with Cigna, you’ll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people’s lives while working together to make the world a healthier place. What difference will you make?  To see our culture in action, search #TeamCigna on Instagram.

Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws.

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