Senior Creative Lead

Location:
London
Job Type:
Contract
Industry:
Digital Workspace
Job reference:
BBBH156877_1655389392
Posted:
19 days ago

Senior Creative Lead

London (Hybrid Working)

3 Months

£550p/d - £650p/d via Umbrella

Come and join a fast-paced, creative team at one of the most iconic British retailers with a mix of high street and a huge online business too.

We are looking for a passionate, multi-discipline designer with strong art direction skills, proven with examples of fashion-forward thinking. You should have strong typographic skills and attention to detail with an eye for the latest trends in culture, fashion, lifestyle, and design. We want someone with a digital-first mindset who can tell a story and elevate the brand through forward-looking concepting across all channels.

Working alongside our inhouse design team of Designer's, art director, copywriters and art buyers you'll be:

  • Overseeing all work from the graphic design team with the ability to be hands on when needed
  • Development and mentorship of a team of graphic designers
  • Developing creative solutions for a range of different fashion, lingerie, beauty and home projects.
  • Working closely with Head of Creative to sell in top level ideas
  • Being the guardian of visual and executional standards, ensuring consistency in all assets delivered across all channels.
  • Allocating the right designer and talent for each brief

WHAT EXPERIENCE ARE WE LOOKING FOR?

In this role, you'll have an art directional/design focus and a passion for creating beautiful work - but with a conceptual brain whose able to take creative and strategic thinking and convert it into beautiful work by leading a team through the initial ideation stage, to final delivery. You'll have worked in a fashion (or lifestyle) environment.

In addition, you'll demonstrate:

  • The ability to take a concept from start to completion, and guide those on your team to do the same. Executing and delegating as needed.
  • Significant executional experience within fashion and lifestyle campaigns, in both print and digital channels
  • Good knowledge in shoot experience with a range of photographers and third party talent to deliver beautiful articulations of creative ideas

SKILLS AND BEHAVIOURS

In this role, we're really looking for someone who can add value to the team and offer a different viewpoint. Within this, you'll have:

  • A love and appreciation of all things fashion and lifestyle
  • A strong art directional eye and exceptional instinctive taste, strong typographic skills
  • Good communicator (visual, written or spoken, as long as you can compellingly and clearly communicate ideas )
  • Organised with extreme attention to detail

You'll also be:

  • Collaborative - in this role, you'll work closely with people across different teams
  • Passionate about the work and related sources of inspiration - you'll love what you do, the brands you work with and fashion more widely.
  • Social - we're a business that's all about people, and you'll become an integral part of the team.
  • Someone who thrives off of developing creative talent
  • A self starter with exceptional communication skills
  • Able to juggle multiple projects at one time and prioritise your time
  • A natural problem solver, always providing solutions
  • Naturally curious and on top of cultural, design and fashion trends
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign. Knowledge of XD, and After Effects are a bonus
  • A team player with a positive outlook

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