Design Director Job at Here Design | The Dots
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  • Level Senior
  • Professions Design Director
  • Type Full Time
  • Location London, United Kingdom

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Description

Design Disciplines: Packaging, Branding, Graphics, Print, Books, Digital


Here is a company of thinkers, writers, designers and makers that work together to create beautiful and
useful things. Our studio is a busy, dynamic environment where creative solutions and strategic thinking
are the guiding principles that underpin everything we do.


We are looking for an inspirational Design Director with exceptional creative talent and considerable
experience directing design. The right candidate will positively embrace this approach whilst showing a
commitment and passion for creating beautifully crafted design solutions.


Working closely with our Creative Director, you will lead and oversee the creative development of a
variety of exciting projects, right from concept to creation. You will create and encourage beautiful and
inspiring designs that respond to our clients’ needs and their markets challenges.


Responsibilities include:
• To collaborate and develop strong relationships with our multi-disciplinary team
• To foster innovative and original ideas alongside our Strategy team
• To lead and oversee a diverse range of projects within a busy studio
• To direct, mentor and build the confidence of our design team
• To work closely with our Project Managers to ensure deadlines are delivered on schedule
• To drive regular clear and objective critiques of creative work
• To always strive to produce award winning creative, beautiful and useful design solutions
• To prepare and deliver creative presentations both internally and to our clients
• To promote the philosophy, values, and beliefs of the company


Essential:
• Considerable experience and ability to lead design teams and oversee multiple projects
• Ideas driven, creative problem solver
• Impressive portfolio
• Meticulous eye for detail
• Confident and creatively authentic presentation skills
• Comprehensive knowledge of design and production processes


Desirable:
• Experience in motion and 3D design
• Art direction
• A keen interest in sustainability and sustainable design
• Proactive involvement in the Company’s cultural activities


We have many benefits, great clients, a beautiful studio and fantastic studio culture, as well as the
following functional benefits:
• Working hours are 9.30 am to 5.30pm with an hour for lunch
• Private medical insurance
• Cycle to work scheme
• Season ticket loan
• Flexible working
• Studio closed between Christmas and New Years
• Long service leave

Skills Required

  • Design
  • Art Direction
  • Design Direction
  • Mentoring

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