Posted on 7 September 2017
Senior Graphic Designer/Creative Lead at The Sofa & Chair CompanyThe Sofa & Chair Company is looking for a strong creative leader who will be responsible for a complete rebrand and for translating the essence of the brand creatively through all business channels. A forward thinker who is keen to explore and learn new creative approaches to engage and inspire not just our end customer, but also our internal business teams.
- To deliver the brand vision both online and offline ensuring that one consistent creative voice is maintained through all channels
- Review and maintain all brand guidelines and ensure they are followed
- Reports to and works closely with Head of Marketing and provide art direction across all assets for campaigns and projects
- Management of Junior designer to deliver all projects/responsibilities within set briefs and timescales
- Challenge design proposals to ensure they are essential and in line with business goals
- Work with the IT department to create new and innovative design templates for online content
- Sign off all artwork across the business
- Management of Junior Graphic Designer
The Successful Candidate:
- Be able to manage time across multiple projects and the ability to deliver creatively, technically and often within tight timescales
- Excellent software skills. The role requires a thorough skill base in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Powerpoint on PC
- Experience working with various CMS sytems
- Willingness to work independently on developing new ideas and as part of the wider marketing team
- Superior stakeholder management skills and ability to communicate and influence effectively at all levels, both written and verbally with strong presentation skills
- A high degree of commerciality
- Management experience and the ability to operate as a role model to more junior team members
- Significant amount of professional senior graphic design experience.
- A background in both print and digital design is essential
The Sofa & Chair Company:
Imagine the highest quality, customisable fine furniture and home furnishings, designed and built to your exact specifications – but produced within just six weeks. The Sofa & Chair Company was founded in direct response to the needs of interior designers and, in the 15 years since, its dedication to quality, design and excellent customer service, have made it one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of luxury, handcrafted furniture, for both retail and trade clientele.