Design Director

Recruiter
Gabriele
Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
£55,000 - £65,000
Posted
11 Jul 2019
Closes
08 Aug 2019
Ref
EA/B31994
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Branding, Packaging
Job Functions
Designer

One of the most sought-after design agencies in the North of England is on the search for a new Design Director to work with its consumer branding and packaging team. Their work is just stunning, they bend the rule book and deliver show stopper, after show stopper!

They are wanting a Design Director that can bring flare, creativity with big picture thinking. You will be working on a deliciously varied portfolio of clients, across food, drink and beauty, on a national and international scale, creating eye catching brand identities, packaging that will turn heads and working with the wider creative team on brand worlds. Nurturing and mentoring their design team, you will lead them to creative greatness, enjoy contributing to strong client relationships and oversee the studio from time to time. 

If you're in London, or anywhere else in the UK and you would like to move back to your home turf or you are just after a new challenge then this would be a gem of a role. 

The people at this agency are very welcoming, and people there really do make friends, so even if you don't know people, you definitely soon will! They will do everything they can to help you settle in and help you to help your team to creative genuinely strong creative work. They compete regularly with the well-known consumer branding studios - and often win!

They'll do everything they can to help you settle in, and to help you to help your team to create genuinely strong creative work for some really amazing consumer clients - in fact some of them are truly global brands, and they work across food, drink, beauty, and other fmcg too.  They compete regularly with the well-known consumer branding agencies - and often win!

Key skills/experience:

Identity
Packaging
Branding
Graphic Design
Art Direction

Please do send us your cv and some samples of the branding and packaging projects you have led.

Essential skills:
| A portfolio packed of creatively charged ideas and projects
| Brand identity and packaging for consumer brands
| Some Brand World experience
| Mentor for the design team
| Compelling presenter to clients