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Best Creative Jobs: 13 Places to Hire Creative Talent

Best Creative Jobs

The best creative jobs do not have to be that hard to fill!

Rather than looking for candidiates on big job boards like Monster and Indeed for a specific creative position, an employer can post on more niche job boards that specialize in creative positions throughout the country and the world.

Looking for great advertising or graphic design talent? TalentZoo and Authentic Jobs are great job boards for you!

If you are more interested in filling an apprentice or museum position, check out Art Jobs.  

We compiled this list  to help employers find the most engaged and qualified creative talent! 

Creative Jobs at Proven – Proven offers jobs across the creative industry, as well as many other industries. Proven aggregates jobs across 100+ job boards making sure that each job is successfully filled with your ideal creative employee. 

Authentic Jobs – Authentic Jobs offers jobs for creative professionals from some of the biggest companies in the country. They have worked with Apple, Twitter, and Facebook- just to name a few. Their site is easy to navigate, includes a restrictive-free search bar, and tons of ways to filter through jobs. You can filter by company type, levels, and more.

TalentZoo – Talent Zoo offers jobs in advertising, marketing, creative, design, new media and digital industries. They call themselves the number one source for media jobs. Talent Zoo has the basics on their main page, such as a place to search by job title and location while job hunting. Alongside these basics, Talent Zoo also provides useful services and interesting articles covering industry news, trends, and hot topics. They have services dedicated towards career advice, the hiring process, salary information, and more.

Creative Hotlist – Creative Hotlist is owned by the parent company of Communication Arts Magazine and is a dedicated resource for creative professionals. Communication Arts Magazine was the first major design publication to launch a web presence in 1995 and quickly became a place for job ads. Currently individuals can post resumes, online portfolios and job wanted posts. You can search this site by location, experience, and job title.

Art Jobs – Art Jobs offers international jobs in the arts. Some of the jobs that can be found on Art Jobs are teaching jobs, auction house positions and artist assistant positions. You can browse jobs by location, job type, category, and through an open-ended search bar. They post everything from internships to stage manager positions, as well as freelance and full-time jobs.

Behance Job List – Besides being a place for creative professionals to showcase their portfolios, Behance has a job board offering both freelance and full-time job opportunities across the nation. The site hosts over 5 million creatives who have posted over 8 million projects. This is a great place to put your work on display to earn a job as well as a place to hire from a large group of applicants.

Dribbble – Dribbble is an online community that showcases artwork in online portfolios. Their job board offers international positions for designers. This website is easy to navigate while both looking for jobs and posting open positions. When searching for positions you can filter by location, including remote work.

We Work Remotely – We Work Remotely is the best place to find and list jobs that aren’t restricted to a geographical location; The positions offered allow an employee to work remotely. This company believes that as technology grows, more and more people have found that they can work at home. On their main page you can clearly see that they are correct, there are hundreds of listing on page one alone. They provide tabs to search through job types such as marketing, programming, design, and more.

Krop – Krop is a place for designers and other creatives to showcase their online portfolio and apply for design jobs throughout the United States. They have over 100,000 resumes and portfolios from job seekers, making this a top spot to search for creative talent. When looking for a job, you can search by position and location. The site then generates results and places recommended positions on top.

Coroflot – Coroflot connects creative individuals with outstanding career opportunities within the design industry and allows users to host their own portfolio. They host over 2 million images with over 150,000 new projects posted each month. They have users from every country around the world and include work from dozens of design disciplines. They have worked with many big companies including Nike, Microsoft, and Sony.

AIGA Design Jobs – AIGA, the professional association for design, also hosts a job board that is the premiere place for companies to find a great pool of talented creative professionals. The website has many amazing resources for design professionals and their job board is no different. They provide search filters for location, job level, and keywords. AIGA Design Jobs posts internship opportunities as well as pro-bono and full-time positions.

Sensational Jobs – Sensational Jobs is self-described as the job board for web professionals. This job board easily connects web pros with great opportunities for design, creative and tech jobs. The site automatically uses your location to provide a list of available jobs on the main page and allows you to filter by distance and job type. This site is simple and easy to use.

DSGNJBS – DSGNJBS aggregates all of the best design jobs from across the internet into an easily digestible (and colorful!) job board. They pull job posts from around the web as well as advertise jobs for their own clients. DSGNJBS also utilizes their twitter account to post new jobs as they are discovered.

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Next time you are looking to fill your creative jobs (or if you are looking to find a job for yourself!), check out these job boards.  

Are there any great resources we left out?  Let us know in the comments.  

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Happy Hunting! 

Caileen Kehayas

Caileen is the Director of Marketing at Proven. When she is not blogging or tweeting, she likes to hit the nearest trail for a run, take her camera on a trip or curl up with a good book.

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