Job 2515 – Head of Design
Are you looking to lead the design team for a top NZ brand, who are at an exciting time of transformation and change? Our client is a well-known brand, based on Great South Road, Auckland.
As the Head of Design your purpose will be to manage internal client expectations, delivering extremely creative and surprising results. You will also lead the creative team in the right direction by managing and supporting them, providing them with motivational and developmental feedback.
This role will be a great step up for someone who would like to move into a people management role, mentoring team creatively, whilst still being hands on the tools.
You will work with the leadership team to help the business undergo its transformation to being New Zealand’s leading digital marketing agency for small businesses. With one direct report to the Head of Marketing, you will bring strategic design lead thinking to the organisation, act as the brand guardian, manage resources be able to confidently present to internal and external clients.
You will have a high level of design – print, digital, UI & UX, with a solid understanding of animation, video/film, Adobe CC, After Effects and Sketch – a creative who follows innovations and trends in the tech industries, you will have a range of tricks in your toolbox, which will enhance the varied skillset already prevalent in the team.
Working in this busy studio, you will be great with tight deadlines, fast turn around, ensuring work is at a high level while still creating beautiful designs.
If you are ready to make the jump and keen to manage a team, mentor and lead the creative vision for this brand – send your CV and work to Hana Chadwick at The Digital Store, email Hana@thedigitalstore.co.nz, or for further details call The Digital Store on (09) 365 1077.