Senior / Lead Designer - Advertising Agency

Location
Greater Manchester, Manchester
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
18 Jan 2019
Closes
17 Feb 2019
Ref
GG11534
Contact
Gina Godsiff
Discipline
Creative
Specialism
Design
Sector
B2B, B2C
Business Type
Agency
Seniority
Senior Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time
Senior / Lead Designer
Manchester
£30,000 - £35,000

This is a fantastic opportunity for a talented Senior / Lead Designer to join an award-winning branding and advertising agency based in Manchester. You will be leading the creative team to design innovative solutions for brand, print and digital across a range of well-known clients, producing solutions with high visual impact.

You will be managing the creative development of a range of projects including printed corporate communications, advertising/campaigns, presentations, digital interfaces, websites and branded goods. You should be confident and proactive when meeting with and pitching to clients, both new and existing.

You will be providing creative direction to the team and be hands-on involved in conceptual design work, so you should have solid experience in branding, web design and have a good knowledge of UX/UI best practices. You will provide support and advice to your team members, mentor junior designers and occasionally lead creative team meetings.

Knowledge and Skills required:
*Exceptional creative thinker with a passion for digital and the ability to communicate your many ideas.
*You'll be degree educated with at least 3 years agency experience and be fluent with all the usual Adobe CS applications.
*Proven experience in an interactive environment with a portfolio packed full of stunning work across a variety of clients.
*You'll love your typography, have a desire for producing quality work, be full of creative and design flair and strong on concept development.
*Experience of being able to mentor a team of designers.
*Experience of working across motion, digital, brand and print projects.
*Flexible in your approach, a team player and willing to go the extra mile to produce exceptional work for our clients.
*You'll have good organisational skills and be able to multitask and work to tight schedules.
*Up to date knowledge of industry software and a professional approach to time, costs and deadlines.
*Ability to manage and develop client relationships.
*An understanding of HTML and CSS and Adobe After Effects (working alongside a developer)
*Strong illustrative skills or moving image to include video or animation

This is the perfect opportunity for someone who is looking to join an agency with a vibrant culture. Someone bursting with energy, who loves what they do and shows resilience no matter how busy you may be or how demanding the tasks are. You need to show initiative and be confident in your abilities, being self-motivated and driven is essential along with a positive attitude to your work and colleagues.

If you think you're up for the next challenge and want to find out more, please contact Gina at Adam Recruitment and click APPLY today!

Hours: Mon - Thurs 9am - 5.45pm, Friday 9am - 4.30pm

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