HEAD OF DESIGN - DESIGN AGENCY
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced designer ideally from an agency environment ready for their next career challenge. My client is looking for a confident, creative and highly experienced candidate with a strong background from the design sector. You will ideally have built your career from within a design agency and managed a small team of designers. This position would offer the right candidate an opportunity to take on responsibility in a forward and fast paced environment. This would offer an excellent challenge to someone looking for their next career move. -You will have about 7 to 10 years of marketing and creative experience in the marketing industry. -Have a strong understanding of customer and market dynamics and requirements -Be able to demonstrate brand experience; understanding of a clients business, articulate both visually and in copy and have the confidence to attend sales pitches -Demonstrate the ability to develop creative designs from a clean sheet of paper to the final design oFor all online mediums to include web, mobile and email oFor offline to include brochures, flyers etc -Demonstrate a strong understanding of User Experience design and be able to show and explain websites/mobile and why they are designed in a given way -Proactively establish and maintain effective working team relationships with all support departments - must have managed a team of creative designers If you would like to apply for this role please forward your CV preferably in Microsoft Word format to us including your full postal address and contact telephone numbers. THE CONSULTANCY *Edwards & Pearce is a professional recruitment consultancy with 11 specialist divisions managed by experts in their own area of recruitment *Established in 1998 *Employ approx 30 staff *2 offices in Doncaster & Hull *Edwards & Pearce operates according to a strict ethical code and aims to offer both candidates and clients the highest levels of professionalism and customer service. *Edwards & Pearce has an enviable client base including plc's, blue chip organisations and SME's , global FMCG manufacturing, the public sector, charities and the Big 4 accountancy firms achieving preferred supplier status with many clients *From the 2 offices based in Yorkshire, Edwards & Pearce successfully recruit for not only local, regional and national clients but has also undertaken and filled international assignments.