Design Director

Ferrari Healy Limited
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Director
up to £80,000 + shares

Our client, a super creative agency is looking for a Design Director to head up their design team. The Design Director will essentially be responsible for all of the visual aesthetic across their big name client base.

The agency specialise in building amazing digital experiences for their clients whether it be websites, apps or Facebook apps. They are agnostic when it comes to technology and process and understand problems before devising solutions, they're not a one-size fits all agency and they don’t ever want to be one.

As the Design Director you will have a background mainly in UX with knowledge of UI Design also highly sort after. You will help create striking visual designs for all of their client briefs. You will also work collaboratively with the project managers, developers and the wider creative team to match their client guidelines.

Ultimately the Design Director will get great designs in their clients audiences hands.

Design Director desired skills:

  • Help really get under the skin of both the business and user problems we are trying to solve
  • Guide kick off workshops with our clients
  • Manage senior stakeholders and manage stakeholder groups
  • A research led UX thought process
  • Scamp & wireframe potential solutions
  • Iterate and simplify ideas
  • Present solutions back with justified reasoning
  • Prototype solutions and lo-fi user testing when necessary
  • See through the designs to completion
  • Adding delight & details through your designs
  • Promote great UX to the rest of the team
  • Combine with other UX/UI designers

Tools you will almost certainly need to use:

    • Paper & Pen
    • Sketch
    • Photoshop
    • Illustrator
    • Powerpoint/Keynote/Google Slides