Head of Design

Head of Design

  • Location

    Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Tom Williams

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

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Cherry Professional are currently working with a market leading digital marketing agency to recruit a Head of Design on a permanent basis. This is an exciting time to join a business who are going through a period of change to further concrete their market leading status.

You will get the opportunity to work closely with a Creative Director to lead and grow an already high performing team. You will be responsible for the output of the design team, ensuring that every stage of the design process is of the highest quality and within budget. You will lead by example as it is expected that you will still spend a proportion of your week in a hands on capacity.


Responsible for upholding the philosophy of the agency

Lead, motivate and mentor the design team

Present ideas and concepts to clients

Hands on UI and UX design for high value, consultative projects

Setting and implementing the art direction for digital products and campaigns

Facilitating workshops with clients to develop and refine UX strategies, ideas and prototypes

Providing design, support and guidance to the development team

Support the digital producers with design advice

Support the sales team with creative ideas and pitches

Ideal Candidate

Exceptional skills in UX principles and techniques are essential

Very strong skills in UI design and design systems

Strong skills in user-centered design and design thinking principles

Proven track record of leading large projects

Experience in leading teams and managing other designers

Strong communication skills

Experience of working in an AGILE environment

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