about 1 year ago
Are you either a Design Director or Creative Director who has a background in brand and packaging?...
This respected packaging and branding design agency are part of a Global Solutions Company (although proud of their Yorkshire roots!) who delivers services across the entire packaging launch process for FMCG brands. As an agency they offer strategic brand design through pack science graphics, legal sign off and digital solutions. They manage clients projects from initial concept through to their product launch.
Due to growth they are looking for an energetic and inspiring Creative Director to direct, lead and develop a team of talented designers. You will be responsible for delivering market-leading, award-winning brand and packaging design for an impressive range of popular household retail and FMCG brands in the UK and Internationally.
What We're Looking For:
You will lead the projects creatively and will be the ideas person behind the design, driving the conceptual thinking in the agency creating and presenting pitches. Reporting to the Creative Strategy Director (who is responsible for the northern studio) you will work collaboratively and discuss projects and ideas with the other Creative Director/s in the business who are based in London, sharing creative best practice for the benefit of the whole group.
You will be a strategic and innovative thinker, an excellent communicator at all levels and when pitching you will have a natural ability to engage with clients and sell ideas in a confident manner. You will ideally come from a brand and packaging background, already at a senior level and will have a proven track record working on market leading retail accounts. You might be a Senior Designer or Design Director in a large agency looking to make the next move.
You may be a Senior Designer or Design Director in a larger agency ready to make the step up to Creative Director, or a freelance/creative consultant looking for a permanent challenge.
We would expect you to have at least four year's management experience working across brand and packaging design, ideally with a mix of retail and branded clients.
If you think this role would suit you, please apply via the link below or call Emma Thomson onfor a confidential discussion about the position.
We respond to all CVs so you will hear back from us within the next couple of days.
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