Head of Design, London

Description

Pageant Media is looking for an ambitious Head of Design who can join this rapidly growing company to drive our design standards to the next level.
The individual needs to have vision and necessary drive to develop and lead the design department, both creatively and commercially. You need to have an eye for current design and understand how this can be successfully translated into successful campaigns both on and off line. With the vision to translate these campaigns into our live events portfolio as well.
Experience of managing people is essential, and being prepared to be involved in the day to day whilst maintaining the ability to consider the bigger picture.

Requirements

Skills and competencies
• Excellent organisational and communication skills and the ability to manage multiple projects
• Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of online and offline design work
• The ability translate ideas to designers and others, influencing external and internal stakeholders
• Attention to detail
• A strong working knowledge of online and offline design, brand development and the creative process
• Ability to lead design projects from concept to completion
• Ability to supervise and develop employees
• Experience with software including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
• Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

Experience

• At least five years’ experience in a senior designer role including concept development and client contact
• Experience of managing and leading a team
Proven track record in creating excellent brand and design work from concept to production

How to Apply

Please email a cover letter and CV to hr@pageantmedia.com