Senior Offline Designer - Team Lead

£35000 - £40000 per annum
28 Feb 2014
28 Mar 2014
Jonny Robson
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Creative, Design
Fashion, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the UK's fastest-growing, award-winning multi-channel retailers is looking for an experienced Graphic Designer to lead a talented Design Team responsible for executing the design direction of seasonal campaigns across multiple print mediums.

Main Responsibilities:

• You will be expected to take the design lead, guiding and directing the team to deliver exciting, innovative and on-brand creative
• Direct and manage the Design Team, prioritising workloads, critical paths, objective setting and development requirements along with the Creative Director
• Responsible for executing the design direction of seasonal campaigns, across seasonal brochures, branded publications, associated mailings, and retail marketing
• Develop campaign design concepts to a high degree of accuracy and finish, setting typographic style, design specifications and InDesign style sheets
• Interface with the Artwork Team to brief Artworkers on conversion of detailed, and accurate layouts to print & repro ready artwork
• Together with the Art Directors, develop photographic concepts and new directions for the seasonal shoots and translate them into creative visuals
• Work seamlessly with the E-Com Team Lead to ensure that brand integrity and consistency is achieved across all channels

Key Skills and Qualifications:

• Previous experience as the Senior member of a Design team, designing magazines or brochures - ideally you will have some retail experience, including knowledge of in-store graphics
• Expert knowledge of Adobe CS5 Creative suite, InDesign and style sheets
• Highly creative with the ability to bring new ideas and concepts while maintaining the brands' integrity
• A hands-on manager and team player, used to working in a fast paced environment

This is an exceptional opportunity for a Senior Creative for a leading retail company. If it sounds interest and you meet the requirements, please send over your CV and Portfolio to Jonny at Blue Skies

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