2D Design Director
The speed read:
An independent multi-disciplinary agency known for delivering exceptional interior & branding design is looking for either an experienced Senior ready to step up in to a Design Director role or an already 'Junior DD'.
This agency has developed a solid niche in the market for interior design, guest experience and branding within the food & beverage and hospitality sectors. Their clients range from independent restaurant and bar brands to well known F&B brands, but also with a large portion of their work being in the luxury/aspirational sector.
The role will see you working in partnership with the Interiors Design Director, as well as the founder, as part of a tight management team to help nurture and develop their offer further. You will collaborate with the Creative Director to be responsible for overseeing the graphics team (currently consisting of 4 permanent designers but likely expanding..) and you will bring together freelance resources on a project by project basis.
Day to day you'll work with the founder & CD to deliver projects, and to develop client relationships. The agency strive to consistently provide compelling creative solutions for their clients in an integrated way, while also developing their digital offering.
The agency is moving in to new spaces, evolving and changing as they go. It's definitely a great time to be joining them in what is an exciting stage of expansion.
- Great with people, a strong leader who enjoys mentoring a team
- Business minded and full of ambition
- Passionate about the F&B sector
- A trustworthy hands-on creative
- 8+ years of solid design experience within an agency environment
- Proven experience of branding for hospitality, F&B and lifestyle sectors (international projects would be a huge plus)
Optimism - you take problems in your stride and can drive a project and team forward