Head of Design

Location
London
Salary
Up to 50K
Posted
21 Jun 2017
Closes
19 Jul 2017
Ref
JM073
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our Central London client is on the hunt for some SERIOUS talent! 

 A senior integrated designer role that combines hands on designing with studio management, perfect for someone who is ambitious to grow a design team as well as leading campaign work. You’ll be running an in-house team within the agency, ensuring the creative integrity of the work is on brand with an attention to detail at all times.
 
Responsibilities  -

  • Oversee and direct designers and developers to deliver solutions in response to clients’ creative briefs
  • Manage own design projects from concept to completion
  • Present concepts and design solutions to clients
  • Deliver internal creative requirements (case studies, new business pitches etc.) in line with company branding
  • Develop project budgets and manage creative team resource, including sourcing and hiring freelance support when necessary
  • Take briefs from clients and prospects, develop timescales, costs and resources

Experience - 

  • 5+ years agency experience
  • Articulate, a good communicator, and a genuine team player
  • Experience as a graphic / web designer
  • Experience in full Adobe creative suite
  • Experience in designing for print at a commercial level
  • A love for typography, layout and visual language with a meticulous attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and time management skills, motivated by deadlines and required deliverables
  • Strong ideas/conceptual ability that can be seen in the end design
  • WordPress CMS management

 
Nice to have already 

  • Experience building email, social and web content, including display ads, animated gifs
  • Basic video editing and photography
  • Experience producing video content at commercial level using After Effect, Premier Pro