Lead Creative

Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
£50k + OT and benefits
Posted
30 Mar 2017
Closes
27 Apr 2017
Ref
EM956
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Functions
Designer

Reputable design agency is looking for an experienced, dynamic and visionary creative lead.

You will be a highly motivated and conceptual designer, ready to tale the step up and become a creative lead. Agency experience is essential, as you will need to define a creative process to deliver structure for strategic projects. You will have a strong understanding of print and digital design, with experience in cross-channel marketing. 

It is essential that you are immersed in online and offline design trends and can provide inspiration to other designers encouraging expression and innovation in ideas. You will execute tasks with the flair and professionalism to push the agency and clients in the right direction.

Skills required

Creativity

  • High-level conceptual outlook
  • Ability to produce original ideas confidently
  • Ability to think laterally and literally
  • Keen awareness of online and offline trends

Communication and presentation

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Confident presentation and negotiation skills to share and present ideas internally and externally
  • Ability to understand and help drive the clients creative strategy
  • Keep clients abreast of progress and answer questions

Leadership and organisational

  • Define a creative structure for strategic creative projects
  • Lead multiple creative projects from conception to completion in accordance with deadlines
  • The ability to deliver campaigns that generate results
  • Be hands on when required

What you will be doing

  • Designing creative and engaging concepts and being hands on if required
  • Developing and implementing a structure to deliver strategic creative [projects and using this structure to oversee projects from brief to final delivery
  • Growing and managing a small team if creative specialists to deliver creative work, supporting and mentoring team members to ensure on going development
  • Supporting the Client and Innovations Director and Digital Director on strategic creative projects
  • Taking responsibility for all creative aspects if the agency’s brand, building the perception of creative strategy.