|Title||Design Manager, London|
|Salary||£45,000 to £55,000 plus bonus, pension, life assurance|
This global leader in branded products have sites across the globe from the US through to China and Germany and a diverse portfolio of clients from FMCG, drinks, health and beauty and charity markets. Their London office specialises in point-of-sale, gift with purchase products and retail packaging and they are seeking a Design Manager to oversee a small design team covering graphics and packaging, hard-sided products and fashion accessories. This is an excellent opportunity to join a professional company offering a varied workload and a chance to influence their creative output throughout the day-to-day tender responses and new business pitches.
Upholding their high standards for design work and pushing the team onto greater heights, you will be expected to work on a number of projects at any one time so should be used to working calmly under deadline pressure. The role will involve resource management, project direction and liaising with account managers and buyers from around the company in addition to fulfilling the role of designer. Experience in branded product and packaging and an interest in all areas of design will be expected. Previous management experience is desirable alternatively you should show good leadership qualities. You’ll need a strong understanding of Photoshop, Illustrator, Rhino and Keyshot, be well-organised with good communication skills and show keenness to engage stakeholders both internally and externally.
Salary is in the range of £45,000 to £55,000 plus bonus, pension, life assurance, Friday and Birthday leave early days. If this vacancy sounds of interest please contact Pippa Baker on 01920 486125 for further details, or simply forward your application and CV / portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.