AF Selection Ltd

Head of Design - B2B

England, Greater Manchester, Manchester
£30000 - £50000 per annum
14 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Marketing Disciplines
B2B, Marketing
Industry Sector
Agency, Marketing Agency
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Head of
Agency-side or Client-side
Agency Side

An independent, full-service B2B marketing agency is currently looking for an experienced Designer to enhance their creative offering. Working across a mix of sectors, working for a range of clients on the basis of one-off campaigns or retained marketing services.

The role

In essence, you will be responsible for developing and managing all aspects of the agency's design and creative output. It is very much a leadership role, with accountability for online and offline design output and commercial success of the creative department. You will ensure design and creative deliverables are aligned to client expectations and executed within budget and timescales. The role will involve working with internal and external clients, pitching designs, and understanding client needs. You will help to develop visual designs, and at other times, be responsible for recruiting and managing multi-disciplinary third party suppliers as well as internal design resources. It will involve you using your best practice toolkit to implement new processes and practices to improve efficiency of the design and creative department.

What we're looking for

The agency are looking for someone with ambition, who can lead and help take the agency to the next level. The successful individual will have the vision and drive necessary to develop and lead their design department, both creatively and commercially. You will have a great eye for modern design and understand how this interacts with and supports successful campaign and brand messaging. With experience in managing people, you will enjoy being involved in the day to day whilst maintaining the ability to consider the bigger picture. You'll have an agency background and ideally up to 10 years' experience. You will either be in the position where you are looking for the next step up, or just to get back your enthusiasm for helping a young agency compete with the larger agencies.

What's on offer?

Salary is dependent on experience for this role. In addition to the opportunity to join an agency which has an excellent reputation for the training and development and at this level will have a chance to really progress. You will receive a range of excellent additional benefits, free parking and the opportunity to have your input and influence at management level. For further details please contact Samantha Lee on 0161 425 7352 or apply using the link.