careers

We’re very particular about the qualities we look for in our people. But our needs are only half the story. Why do the best people choose us, and why do they choose to stay? Our guide is to see things from your point of view. What kind of space does it take, what team spirit do we need, what opportunities can we provide to make you want to do your best work with us for years to come? It really is all about you.

HAPPENING NOW
HAPPENING NOW

gyro recently hosted the inaugural Coders vs. Cancer, a three-day hackathon that challenged attendees to come up with innovative tools to prevent breast cancer. Coders, engineers, hackers, UX, designers, health-tech professionals and more joined forces for this inspiring and historical event. Partners and sponsors included JP Morgan Chase & Co., Starbucks, Spotify, JPD Studio, KISSPatent, StrategyHack, FoodtoEat, Pager, LiquidTalent and more.

SPOTLIGHT: RYAN BENTIVEGNA
SPOTLIGHT: RYAN BENTIVEGNA

RYAN BENTIVEGNA, gyro CHICAGO
account supervisor

“Kudos to gyro for nailing that, the ongoing commitment to the UNO culture and providing me with a milestone experience that I will always look back on fondly.”

gyro ACADEMY
gyro ACADEMY

Education is central to our UNO goals, and we’ve put an extraordinary amount of energy into training. Each year, gyro invites select members of the company’s team who have stood out to take part in The Academy, a three-day workshop that brings together approximately 30 of these next-generation leaders from across the globe. Each Academy breathes new life into our UNO culture.

Open positions:
Director of Video Services
New York, NY 10006

gyro LLC seek Director of Video Services in New York, NY.

 

Work with creative partners to develop concepts and direction. Define clear deliverables, promote teamwork, and ensure timely communication among the teams and team members, inclusive of management and peers. Communicate with freelance production crew during productions. Responsible for post-production tasks, including editing, special effects, and animation. Maintain studio and sound recording room. Troubleshoot and maintain all existing equipment from acquisition to post production. Ensure that all content has passed through the proper approval processes. Consult on project schedules with Creative and Project Managers to ensure internal and external projects are kept on deadline and on budget. Make equipment and technology recommendations toward continual improvement of the facility. Collaborate with gyro's North American and global pitch teams to deliver winning new business video material. Deliver award-winning video content.

Requires Bachelor's degree in Communications, Design, or related field plus two years of experience. Experience with the following: Design with typography, use of photography, and illustration; Advertising industry with video production and postproduction specialization; Taking a project from beginning to end and leading production and post production teams (both external and internal); Shooting, recording, editing and effects supervision; Self-shooting and working with a wide range of cameras, including Canon 5D Mark III, Panasonic G Series, and Blackmagic Cinema Camera; Video editing software, including Final Cut Pro, Premiere Pro, and DaVinci Resolve; Using HQ motion graphics in 2D/3D animation and visual effects, including After Effects, Apple Motion and Cinema 4D; Using sound recording equipment; Creative tools, internet technologies, platforms, tools and video posting techniques

40 hours/week. Must also have authority to work permanently in the U.S. Applicants who are interested in this position may apply at www.jobpostingtoday.com, Reference #70052.

Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobsnewyork@gyro.com
Copywriter
Cincinnati, OH 45236

COPYWRITER

JOB DESCRIPTION

gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

 

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

gyro is looking for a Copywriter with the ability to concept write and edit content for a wide range of advertising and marketing communications in collaboration with the design team. The successful candidate will be an extremely talented, passionate and conceptual Copywriter who will aid in the planning, development, generation and implementation of copy for all touch points.

  • Write and edit copy for marketing communications including but not limited to digital advertising, brand narratives, demand gen and nurture campaigns, sales support initiatives, trade show and event support materials
  • Coordinate with account management and design teams to ensure consistency with brand messaging and adherence to company style standards
  • Think strategically and concept in a wide range of media, beyond the "what is" into the realm of "what can be"
  • Establish strong relationships across departments and an understanding of client needs, the consumer experience, marketing strategy and operational capabilities
  • Ability to be paired with a seasoned and talented Senior Art Directors and expected to execute strong creative in a timely manner (we're not a sweatshop, but a solid work ethic is a must)
  • We're looking for a team player interested in doing career-defining work under the guidance of an award-winning Executive Creative Director

 

We are looking for someone who will bring:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in advertising, communications, marketing or English
  • 2+ years of agency experience developing and writing advertising/marketing communications, with samples of work product as proof
  • Exceptional writing, editorial and listening skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint and Adobe Acrobat
  • Strong organizational and communication skills and great attention to detail
  • Able to juggle multiple projects while meeting demanding deadlines, producing high quality work and projecting a positive attitude

 

Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobscincinnati@gyro.com
Junior Art Director
New York, NY 10006

JUNIOR ART DIRECTOR

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

gyro is the global ideas shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favourite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

 

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

We’re looking for an exceptionally talented Art Director with great conceptual and design skills to help run our biggest account and pitch new work. You’ll be in a client-facing role, so good presentation and communications skills help. You’ve won awards and can think big, but also don’t mind getting into the nitty-gritty every now and then to get things done.

  • Work closely with team members to deliver exceptional and innovative results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and client expectations and is on budget.
  • Hands-on design work and art direction on multiple projects with the ability to bring each new idea and design concept to life from conceptualization to completion
  • Successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects and teams in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Work in a fast-paced, creative environment while effectively communicating with all team members.
  • Contribute to new business pitches when necessary
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles

 

 

We are looking for someone who will bring:

  • Must have a creative portfolio which displays your ability to think outside of standard ad formats
  • A strong interactive portfolio showing uniquely developed ideas
  • A great sense of typography, craft, image selection
  • Seeking 2-4 years experience/juniors and midlevel positions
  • Experience with projects across all media, print, interactive, web, etc.
  • Must be proficient with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator

 

 

 

Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobsnewyork@gyro.com
Account Executive
New York, NY 10006

ACCOUNT EXECUTIVE

JOB DESCRIPTION

gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favourite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

 

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

The Account Executive is responsible for the day-to-day management of the client’s business. This position is instrumental in ensuring that all client projects are completed on time, on budget and meet client/agency objectives. The AE works with Project Management to coordinate agency resources for their projects and will interface with the various departments and personnel that are involved in project development on a day-to-day basis.

  • Act as primary client contact for appropriate client match
  • Develop knowledge of clients’ business, competitive challenges, and how key strategic 
issues could impact client/agency objectives
  • Develop an understanding of integrated marketing campaign management, production processes 
and reporting and participate in the marketing planning process
  • Learn how multiple marketing disciplines, beyond just advertising or direct response, can best 
work together to support client goals
  • Provide effective/timely communications to agency staff, clients, and partner agencies through 
conference reports, emails, etc.
  • Develop, with AS supervision, tactical briefs based on client/agency input and present briefs to 
creative team and other agency departments involved in the project’s development
  • Learn how to analyze campaign results, draw conclusions and proactively make 
recommendations to optimize the client’s program
  • Learn to evaluate copy, layout/artwork, media plans and production materials against approved 
briefs and make recommendations as appropriate prior to concepts being presented to clients
  • Implement tactical programs through production across channels
  • Coordinate development of estimates, billing and vendor invoices within approved budgets
  • Track agency time logged against estimates and reconcile on a bi-monthly basis
  • Partner with Project Management to confirm that projects in the pipeline are progressing 
according to client expectation and, if project delays or cost/time overages are suspected, 
proactively address situation with manager
  • Liaise with peers at client partner agencies to manage process effectively and resolve 
conflict as needed
  • Keep supervisor and management fully informed of account challenges and opportunities

We are looking for someone who will bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience required
  • 1-4 yrs. relevant marketing programs management and/or agency experience
  • Knowledge of digital marketing
  • B-to-B experience preferred
  • Knowledge of 1-2 integrated marketing expertise areas (print advertising, interactive, online/offline direct marketing, vendor management)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Sound analytical skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Forge strong cross-agency relationships; help train new team members in agency procedures
  • Be proactive – understand the big picture as well as the details and contribute suggestions, new 
ideas, procedure recommendations, etc. to team and agency management
  • Contribute to the overall spirit of gyro by injecting a positive personal impact to the 
workplace by bringing enthusiasm, energy and a positive spirit to the work environment
Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobsnewyork@gyro.com
Senior Art Director
Denver, CO 80202

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR

JOB DESCRIPTION

gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favourite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

  • Work closely with team members to deliver exceptional and innovative results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and client expectations and is on budget.
  • Hands-on design work and art direction on multiple projects with the ability to bring each new idea and design concept to life from conceptualization to completion.
  • Successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects and teams in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Work in a fast-paced, creative environment while effectively communicating with all team members.
  • Contribute to new business pitches when necessary.
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles.

We are looking for someone who will bring:

We’re looking for an exceptionally talented Art Director with great conceptual and design skills to help run our biggest account and pitch new work. You’ll be in a client-facing role, so good presentation and communications skills help. You’ve won awards and can think big, but also don’t mind getting into the nitty-gritty every know and then to get things done. Our team includes talented writers, art directors and designers who’ve worked at places like Goodby, Chiat/Day, Wieden and Kennedy, Venables Bell, BSSP and more.

  • 8-11 years of agency experience
  • Experience with projects across all media, print, interactive, web, etc.
  • Must be proficient with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Project Manager
New York, NY 10006

PROJECT MANAGER

JOB DESCRIPTION

 gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favorite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

 

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

Reporting to the Director of Resource and Project Management, the Project Manager will be responsible for all project management responsibilities from forecasting and planning all the way through delivery. This includes:

  • Development of detailed project plans with timings, resource allocation, milestones, and deliverables
  • Facilitate an environment and process that allows all departments to focus on their job primary responsibilities
  • Work with Account Management, Strategy, Creative Directors and Producers to generate schedules for overall project completion and make updates as needed, notifying all appropriate parties
  • Set and lead meetings in conjunction with Account Management
  • Resource planning and management in order to maximize staff utilization
  • Work with Account Management to create scopes of work (SOW)
  • Continual assessment of project status to ensure goals are being met and that they‘re within scope and budget
  • Provide direction and insightful solutions to circumvent project issues and to take advantage of opportunities
  • Regularly communicate status of projects by means of weekly meetings, status reports, and updates throughout the day
  • Ensure that the fundamental processes are adhered to
  • Loop production in during creative development and work with them closely through delivery
  • Help to maintain overall quality by assisting Account Management with proofing materials prior to routing
  • Influence and evangelize process improvement initiatives across multiple departments and locations
  • Must be able to diplomatically enforce deadlines
  • Willingness to do what it takes to see projects through to completion and meet tight deadlines

We are looking for someone who will bring

  •  Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of project management experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Passion for creative and a thorough understanding of creative and design process
  • Strong leadership abilities
  • Must be able to coordinate and facilitate productive discussions and meetings
  • Must have outstanding interpersonal and problem solving skills and be a team player
  • Previous experience in advertising and/or marketing

 

 

Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobsnewyork@gyro.com
Senior Art Director
Chicago, IL 60611

SENIOR ART DIRECTOR

JOB DESCRIPTION

 

gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favourite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

 

If you choose to join us, this is what you will do while you are here:

  • Work closely with team members to deliver exceptional and innovative results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and client expectations and is on budget.
  • Hands-on design work and art direction on multiple projects with the ability to bring each new idea and design concept to life from conceptualization to completion.
  • Successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects and teams in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Work in a fast-paced, creative environment while effectively communicating with all team members.
  • Contribute to new business pitches when necessary.
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles.

 

We are looking for someone who will bring:

We’re looking for an exceptionally talented Art Director with great conceptual and design skills to help run our biggest account and pitch new work. You’ll be in a client-facing role, so good presentation and communications skills help. You’ve won awards and can think big, but also don’t mind getting into the nitty-gritty every know and then to get things done. Our team includes talented writers, art directors and designers who’ve worked at places like Goodby, Chiat/Day, Wieden and Kennedy, Venables Bell, BSSP and more.

  • 8-11 years of agency experience
  • Experience with projects across all media, print, interactive, web, etc.
  • Must be proficient with InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator

 

Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobschicago@gyro.com
Managing Editor
Cincinnati, OH 45236

MANAGING EDITOR

JOB DESCRIPTION

gyro is the Global Ideas Shop launched in May 2011. We are 600 creative minds strong, united by a single mission: to create ideas that are humanly relevant.

We bring together a myriad of talents, including visionaries, artists, strategists and experts across a range of disciplines, to fulfil this mission for our clients. We are bound by our core beliefs in open thinking, the desire to embrace change and the belief that great ideas can come from anyone and anywhere. We call this unconventional culture UNO. It celebrates inspiration, collaboration and mutual respect and it is what defines us.

As a vital part of gyro, you’ll be comfortable building the kind of closeness with others that means you know the punch lines to each other’s jokes, what everyone’s favourite pizza is and quite possibly share the stories that you shouldn’t. You will smile, even when it’s tough because you know you are not alone. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings.

This is UNO.

If you choose to join us, this is what you will be doing while you are here:

  • Collaboration with strategic and creative colleagues to execute engaging content across a variety of channels
  • Management of content calendar, production, timelines and distribution, seeing product through from start to finish
  • Coordination of content submissions from internal, client and 3rd party contributors
  • Ensuring consistency of style and tone
  • Supervision of progress with influencer and content contributor networks (ie. freelancers, bloggers, celebrities, etc.), coordinate with wider content marketing team
  • Monitoring success metrics and adjusting plans accordingly to ensure optimization
  • Staying up to date on digital publishing and content creation best practices, as well as activities from other influential publishers
  • Mentoring of writers to expand their storytelling and concepting capabilities
  • Interviewing subject matter experts and writing copy for a variety of marketing communications as needed

Knowledge, skills and competencies include:

  • Self-starter, natural storyteller and a pro at producing compelling viral content
  • Possesses strong interpersonal communications skills with an acute attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple deadline-driven projects from concept to delivery
  • Ability to translate complex content into engaging messages that resonate
  • Inherently creative and curious
  • Comfortable leading others and cultivating collaborative relationships with writers
  • Desire to learn and develop in a fast-paced agency environment where creativity and forwardthinking are valued and rewarded

We are looking for someone who will bring: 

  • 4-7 years of experience in similar editorial, content marketing, content strategy or content curation role
  • Journalism, PR/communication and/or professional writing/storytelling background
  • Experience producing a variety of content deliverables, including blog posts, articles, podcasts, videos, webinars, infographics, social media chatter and media relations materials
  • Agency or publishing experience preferred

What you will get from us in return is:

  • A highly collaborative environment that pushes you to think beyond your boundaries
  • A diverse workload, keeping you continually stimulated
  • An open forum for expression of ideas
  • A fully-integrated agency of writers, designers, developers, social media marketers and others who will work with you to amplify and execute your content
  • Diverse opportunities to expand your writing and creative storytelling skills
Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobscincinnati@gyro.com
Art Director
Chicago, IL 60611

ART DIRECTOR

We’re looking for an exceptionally talented Digital Art Director with extensive experience in ad conceptualization and design. The Art Director should be a results-driven team player that has developed solid problem solving techniques as well as a well-rounded approach to incorporating the best design and technology practices into one cohesive body of work.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work closely with team members to deliver exceptional and innovative results ensuring the creative product meets strategic goals and client expectations and is on budget.
  • Hands-on design work and art direction on multiple projects with the ability to bring each new idea and design concept to life from conceptualization to completion.
  • Extensive experience with social media applications and their capabilities as it relates to client projects.
  • Successfully organize, prioritize and manage multiple projects and teams in a deadline-driven environment.
  • Work in a fast-paced, creative environment while effectively communicating with all team members.
  • Contribute to new business pitches when necessary.
  • Extensive knowledge of design techniques, tools and principles.

EDUCATION/TRAINING/EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3-5 years of agency experience
  • Experience with projects across all media, print, interactive, web, etc.
  • Must be proficient in all or most of the following softwares: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver,
  • AfterEffects, Bridge, Flash, iMovie, Keynote, Omnigraffle and SharePoint Designer
  • Keen attention to detail
Thank you for your interest in gyro.  If you are interested in applying to one of the positions posted, please send an e-mail, with your resumé and/or website, to gyrojobschicago@gyro.com

You don’t have to be at gyro long to realize you’re part of something very different. You can see it in practical ways: the CEO doesn’t have an office, there’s no HQ on our map and very little hierarchy. But mostly it’s something you can feel. There’s a different spirit to the way we work at gyro. Our offices around the world aren’t in competition with each other; they’re there for each other. We talk to each other, we work together and we share all the challenges and triumphs a creative life brings. We call this culture UNO.

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Our stated mission is to create ideas that are humanly relevant. And that spirit extends beyond the paid work we do for our clients. We are forever curious about how we can use our talents and our time to help the people around us in the communities where we ply our trade. For us, corporate social responsibility is not an obligation. It’s an opportunity. It enriches our understanding of human nature and makes the work we do far more meaningful.

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