Job description

Head of Design

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  • Sector:

    Design & UX

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 52k per year

  • Contact:

    Faye Dixon

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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We are excited to be working with a phenomenal company who have grown from strength to strength over the past year; with an increase of customers by 178% there is no stopping this fabulous business’ success.

We are proud to support this client in finding a Head of Design to join their team. If you’re looking for the step up in your career, working with a successful entrepreneur, managing an incredible design team then this is the role for you.

If you have a proven track record of managing budgets, developing team and driving business above and beyond, our client would love to hear from you.

What you will be doing

-          As Head of Design, it will be your responsibility to be a Brand Guardian, ensuring that everything that is put forward to the customer consistently follows the company’s tone and visual identity

-          Keep up with the latest trends, platform innovations and have the ability to identify new opportunities that may drive the business forward

-          Work collaboratively with other members of the Design, Marketing and UX team to gather overall design objectives, needs and requirements

-          Pitch concepts that you and your team have created to internal and external stakeholders

-          Empower the business by being a Brand Champion!

Who you will be

-          Proven track record of a Senior position; Senior Designer, Design Manager or Head of Design

-          Experience of managing and developing teams; this can include recruiting, employee appraisals and progressing the team

-          You’ll be driven, passionate about success and be a positive leader, with examples to follow

-          Hands on experience in managing budgets, tight deadlines and reporting to your Seniors

-          Knowledge of marketing tools such as Google Analytics

-          Fully skilled in Adobe CS; Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign

-          Experience in Sketch / Marvel /Figma / InVision Studio is a huge bonus

-          Experience in designing user interface for both responsive and at least one app platform (IOS/Android)


If you tick the majority of these boxes, call Faye on 07 467 943 030 or email faye@forwardrole.com

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