EMR

Head of Design (Music)

Recruiter
Location
England, London
Salary
£50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted
23 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
96774
Marketing Disciplines
Brand, Creative and Design
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

A prominent and long-established music production studio is looking for a Head of Design or Creative Lead to help position themselves as the leading music supplier to the film, TV and creative industries.

You'll be responsible for managing a team of graphic designers in nurturing a strong and consistent brand message across offline and digital, creating high-impact marketing collateral, overseeing website redesign and producing artwork for their musical output.

You must have a real passion for music and experience working creatively alongside audio projects - it's integral that the incoming Head of Design is able to marry emotive and impactful imagery with big budget musical projects. In return, the role offers real creative freedom in a collaborative and energising working environment with a very competitive remuneration package.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Developing the company's brand across both offline and digital as the organisation's lead designer
  • Devising and implementing a plan for developing the design department in the coming years
  • Signing off artwork and design for albums, playlists etc
  • Working with the Head of Digital to ensure creative uniformity
  • Day-to-day management of a team of designers and the marketing budget

EXPERIENCE / SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Significant graphic design/creative experience within an environment related to music
  • Substantial line management experience (ideally has a head of department)
  • Excellent knowledge of the major creative suites as well as video, photo and digital software
  • A good understanding of digital design and UX
  • Motivation, expertise and passion!