Design Lead

England, Hertfordshire, Stevenage
27 March 2019
24 April 2019
Recruitment Team
Job Function
Manager, Design Management
Contract Type
Full Time
Design Lead - 12 month contract - fixed term, Stevenage -
Here at Brand, we are working with a well-established educational organisation on an exciting opportunity to join the Graphic Design branch of their innovative marketing team as Design Lead on a 12-month placement. You will need to be an accomplished designer who can confidently take ownership of design project management, with a polished portfolio of previous work.

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, as Design Lead, you will take ownership of the design process for our client's on- and offline collateral for their multi-faceted organisation - you will be managing a team of designers, both in-house and freelance, ensuring that all of the work is on-brand and reflects campaign and company objectives. Your daily responsibilities will include:

-Utilising your multimedia design abilities to provide advice and direction to your team, ensuring the work is always delivered on time, in budget and to the highest of standards;
-Acting as a Brand Guardian within your work - ensuring that all brand fundamentals and strategies are properly adhered to consistently;
-Project management of the design and production process of marketing materials;
-Taking responsibility for the development of outstanding template design to ensure continuity within our client's material.

For this role, our client requires that you are proficient with Adobe Creative Suite - InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro and that you are ideally familiar with Slack - the collaboration hub. Also, it would be ideal for the successful candidate to have a minimum of three years' experience within a similar role, alongside a design degree or equivalent. Finally, it has also been outlined that, although not essential, it would be extremely beneficial if you had previous experience of leading and developing a team.

There has never been a better time for you - the creatively-minded design professional - to unleash your true potential within this broad-reaching and ever-evolving organisation. Due to the location of this role, it would be best suited to those situated in Hitchin, Stevenage, Welwyn Garden City, Luton, Letchworth Garden City, Baldock, Hatfield and Hertford.

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