SENIOR CREATIVE DESIGNER
Present Company is looking for a new Head of Social Design.
Present Company is a strategically-driven social media & development agency built on creativity, innovation and technical know-how. As the Head of Social Design, you will be leading a team of designers specialising in social media content creation as well as overseeing the creative output from our in-house production team. You will have 3+ years’ experience in a similar role in an agency environment.
What you’ll be doing:
Build a strong, proactive team spirit and contribute to the broader culture of the business via collaboration with other teams.
Manage and mentor junior members of the team through creative direction and development of skills.
Contribute to ideation sessions and manage the development of content for campaigns, presentations, and always-on content calendars.
You will be required to be ‘on tools’ when you’re available to do so - particularly during busy times.
Contribute to presentations for new and existing clients by presenting work and providing creative rationales.
Apply your existing knowledge of design specifications for all social channels and familiarise yourself with brand guidelines of all of our clients to ensure all output is accurate.
Actively source new and innovative ways to design within the social space.
Partner with the Social Producer to contribute to the planning of workflow across the team.
What we’d like you to know already:
Have a high-level of knowledge of design specifications for all social channels.
Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign (After Effects experience would be a bonus).
Have photo-retouching and editing skills and a basic knowledge of photography and videography.
Have impeccable verbal and written communication skills with exceptional attention to detail.
Previous experience managing a team is preferable.