Design Director

Design Director

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Marketing and Digital

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  • Contact:

    Sophie Hancox

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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The Client :

A leading Design Agency in Birmingham are looking for a dedicated and experienced Design Director to join their growing team within their central Birmingham.

The Role :

  • You'll be providing leadership for the creative team, for the clients we work with and for the projects within the studio
  • Based out of the Birmingham studio, but part of a Global Agency so you will have the opportunity travel internationally on a regular basis.

  • The focus of this role is on the broader creative and strategic overview and the development of the studio; Ensuring that all clients remain on brand, on strategy and that the overall output of the work is of a consistently high standard
  • The role requires taking a leadership of culture, team, client relationships and creative/commercial opportunities in order to help facilitate business growth and to develop culturally, creativity and commercially. -

    • Directing team brainstorm and ideation sessions
    • Growing and mentoring a creative team
    • Strong strategic and creative thinker
  • Keep on track with emerging trends and culture; keeping in touch with the wider creative community

The Candidate :

  • A personality that brings energy, creative culture, ideas and passion for design to the studio - Level headed/Team player/Supportive/Empathetic/
  • Must have Client facing experience (projects & pitching)
  • Experience creatively overseeing multiple brands ensuring they are on-brand and on-strategy
  • Must have experience managing a team.
  • Experience working with Fashion/FMCG/Retail would be ideal but not essential

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