Design Director for Digital Agency working on a range of Service Design Experiences for Financial Client

Design Director for Digital Agency in Clerkenwell – £60,000-£70,000

Want to work with an agency that practices what it preaches, putting innovation into practice? This independent global agency is looking for a tech-savvy Design Director to join their expanding creative team.

The Client

This independent global agency is already a big player, winning large accounts and turning heads in the industry. They are digital through and through with a focus on quality over quantity, designing interactions that are uniquely great and not just producing stuff for the sake of it.

What makes this role like no other is that my client is pushing design out of the box and helping them to maintain the reputation they have already built within the digital community. With this in mind, they are looking for a crucial hire of a big ‘game changing’ Design Director.

The Role as Design Director

Working specifically on one of their new and exciting financial innovation clients the Design Director will be an integral part of the creative team. Overseeing and collaborating with UX and IA to interpret and implement the agencies creative vision across a broad range of platforms. The great thing about this role is that you will be collaborative working alongside big names in the industry in which you will also be given control over projects, leading the design process on specific projects, iterating with the creative director and client.

The work:

  • Service Design
  • Big web builds
  • Large online campaigns
  • Innovations for Large Businesses
  • Big experiential installations

The Candidate

Do you constantly dream about the Digital Future?

They are not looking for your average Joe, they want game changers! A director who can come in and create slick, innovative designs and help maintain the agency’s head turning reputation.

Key attributes of the Design Director include:

  • Client facing with the ability to be confident in delivering your work (Communication)
  • Track record and proven experience in creating high-quality visual designs for mobile, desktop and touch screen devices.
  • A digital craftsperson
  • Excited about digital design – switched on and passionate about all things creative especially a focus on usable designs.
  • The ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Ideally agency experience but not essential.

My client is offering a very competitive salary with a list of amazing benefits including healthcare and pensions.

Does this sound like a role you can see yourself in? Then I would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and portfolio with your submission.