Independent agency based in South London is looking for an established and talented Design Director to fulfil a key role in the business, helping them to build and grow their brilliant design team and deliver some outstanding work for their clients.

Specialising in retail brand communications work, the agency is delivering intelligent, creative and commercial customer focused design solutions for a growing roster of clients. Working alongside another Design Director to support the Creative Director and oversee the wider design team, this person will be responsible for taking a lead role on one of the agency’s biggest client accounts, ensuring that objectives are continuously met in a visually effective and engaging way. We’re looking for an established Senior who has significant experience delivering successful campaigns and retail communications that surprise and delight the client and customers alike. Someone who is equally comfortable directing a project, reviewing and presenting work as they are being hands on with the day to day delivery of creative solutions and outcomes.

The role would suit someone with an optimistic attitude who is confident managing multiple projects and ensuring that client requirements are continuously and consistently being met and exceeded through well-crafted creative concepts with a strong commercial impact. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to take on a role with more responsibility and influence, ultimately helping to grow the agency’s client relationship and creative reputation.

Our ideal candidate:

An established and credible Design Director with significant experience in retail communications work (including campaigns, in-store communications, publications and POS) or a Senior who is on the cusp and really ready to step up to this level.

Someone who is innovative and enthusiastic, who naturally inspires and motivates their team to produce their very best work.

Has sound creative judgement and previous experience managing a team.

Is looking for a good balance of directing projects and hands on design.

Thrives on building great relationships both internally and externally.

If you have the required experience and would like to hear more please do get in touch