Head of Design and Artwork
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy and ambitious team, working in a unique central government environment on stimulating accounts that make a difference to people’s lives.
You will be responsible for the creative output of a design and artworking team in Design102, providing services across central government. You will be confident and passionate about design and relish the challenge of leading a busy team working with multiple clients on a broad range of projects. You will bring strategic creative understanding, while providing a focus on quality. With a desire to always deliver the best result, you will enjoy collaborating with others from across the organisation while being open to new ideas.
With experience in creative direction, leading creatives and managing people, you will enjoy being involved in the day to day whilst maintaining the ability to consider the bigger picture. This is a new role helping define the future and shape the development of Design102.
Leading our artwork and information team, and one of our design teams, the Head of Design & Artwork is responsible for developing and managing all aspects of team creative output. It's a leadership role, with accountability for online and offline design output and the commercial success of the team.
You will ensure creative solutions are aligned to client expectations and delivered within budget and timescales. The role also involves working with internal and external clients, pitching designs, and understanding client needs. This is a hands-on role that may require you to develop designs, and at other times, be responsible for recruiting and managing third party suppliers as well as internal design resources.
Reporting to the Managing Director, and working closely with the Head of Client Services, and the Head of Design & Video, you will use your experience and knowledge to implement new processes and practices that enhance creativity and improve efficiency throughout the studio.