Senior Lead Creative – TEMP 3 months – Remote working
This is a truly exciting opportunity for a Senior Lead Creative to lead and support a variety of cross discipline projects and to become an influential member of a growing and highly talented team.
We are looking to pay the market rate and the role will be Inside IR35.
This role will initially be remote working, however we would like the individual to be based local to one of our offices (London, Birmingham, Bristol, Manchester or Glasgow).
We’re looking for someone who is a natural initiative taker who brings out the best in the team. You will have a strong creative vision and be able to communicate clearly and persuasively to clients. You will have experience in developing a variety of outcomes across different creative disciplines with a focus on ensuring the approach of a project is focused on the experience and not dictated by technology.
The successful candidate must be able to lead creative teams to produce their best work and always be pushing to ensure projects are taken to the next level. You’ll be adaptable to different stakeholders and grow to have a strong awareness of the different skills in the team, allowing you to challenge creativity, processes and overall improve the quality of delivery.
As a Senior Lead Creative you will join a focused part of our wider team who’s remit is to ensure projects are design and creatively led. Our talented team delivers innovative solutions across UX/UI design, development, identity/branding, 3D visualisation and virtual reality. We work in a fast paced, open and progressive environment which promotes a positive working culture of continuous improvement and a have a real hunger for design and technology. We offer a fantastic opportunity to flex your skills across different media whilst remaining hands on leading a variety of projects which can include leading the creative on an event, supporting the definition of a new customer experience, or having design input into a virtual reality / motion project. There’s a huge opportunity to bring greater value to our variety of engineering, infrastructure and architectural design projects, as well as looking to the future to how our service lines can be diversified.
All applicants must send a portfolio alongside their CV to be considered for this role.
Creatively leading project teams approach and direction
Support the management of design resource across technical projects to promote best design practices
Overview of scoping documents to ensure clients are receiving great value and high quality design and creative work.
Selection of project teams
Have an awareness of all mixed discipline projects and be able to jump in at any point to give creative guidance or hands on support
Communicate with new and existing clients to maintain an agency level of design and technical support
Challenge project teams to ensure products are design-led
Regular communication with Creative Director and Creative and Technical Leads to inform business decisions
Mentorship to junior team members through project teams.
Previous experience working in large scale mixed discipline projects
Excellent and confident organisational and communication skills
A passion for design and digital technology with an outstanding eye for detail
Strong communication skills and depth of knowledge across different platforms
Strong organisational skills with the ability to multitask across projects
A commitment to high quality work and perfecting details
Ability to build excellent client relationships through thought leadership, outstanding creativity and proactive and reactive problem solving
A creative thinker who is comfortable talking with clients to understand their ideas
and bring them to life
Confident communication with clients and colleagues when pitching and winning new
Experience of working with digital teams to deliver innovative multi-discipline
Helping to develop future work pipeline through client engagement, spotting opportunities and maximising potential
A creative designer who is unafraid to challenge – happy with day-to-day tasks but
always looking for ways to add value
Passionate, driven and wanting to invest in Creative Design’s vision and culture
An expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign, Illustrator and
Strong layout and typography skills
Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail
The ability to work well under pressure
Friendly approach and a team player
Knowledge of the engineering / consultancy sector
Design strategy background
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Offerd Salary0- £15,000