Head of Design - Lead Our Creative Charge in London

About Us

Client is a fast-paced and ambitious digital agency based in the heart of London. They are a passionate team of strategists, developers, and designers who are obsessed with creating innovative and effective digital solutions for our clients. They are on a mission to push boundaries and redefine what's possible in the digital landscape, and they are looking for a design leader to join them on this exciting journey.

The Role

As Head of Design, you'll be the driving force behind our creative vision. You'll lead a talented team of designers, oversee the entire design process from concept to execution, and ensure that our design output is consistently world-class. You'll also play a key role in client workshops, presentations, and pitches, translating complex strategies into compelling visual narratives.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic design leadership and direction for the agency
  • Foster a collaborative and high-performing design team
  • Manage the design workflow from brief intake to project completion
  • Ensure design solutions are innovative, user-centered, and aligned with client goals
  • Lead client workshops and presentations, effectively communicating design concepts
  • Stay ahead of design trends and technologies, constantly evolving our design approach
  • Champion design excellence across the agency

You'll be a perfect fit if you have:

  • A minimum of 8 years of experience leading and managing a design team in a fast-paced agency environment
  • A strong portfolio showcasing exceptional digital design work across various platforms
  • Proven experience in user-centered design methodologies
  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and presentation skills
  • A deep understanding of design trends and technologies
  • The ability to inspire and motivate a team
  • A passion for creating beautiful and effective digital experiences