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Art & Design Lead

Based: London
Level: Senior
Salary: £50,000 to £60,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 14 January 2019
Twitter: @hellomavis_
Job Listing Added: 30 November 2018
Fantastic opportunity for an Art & Design Lead to join a really exciting Digital Content agency based in Central London. The agency work with some of the world’s most loved beauty brands, so they are looking for a talented creative who has a demonstrable passion for beauty. The Art & Design Lead will directly oversee and guide several Art Directors and Designers ranging from junior to senior level across multiple art disciplines. This is a hands-on role, where you will be responsible for your own projects as well as overseeing the work of your team too.

You will be proactive and an excellent multi tasker, with a high level of creative thinking to be able to turn around beautiful content quickly - keeping up with tight deadlines to produce strong visual treatments and campaigns with a collaborative and constructive approach. You will have experience leading a team of creatives, with exceptional project management capabilities, as well as the confidence to present your ideas to senior stakeholders and internal directors.

You will work on the ideation, execution and post-production of multiple beauty, hair and fragrance campaigns (with the opportunity to work on non-beauty work in the future too). Ideally you will have agency experience and will be able to accommodate to the rapidly changing workflow and client demands.

German language skills are a huge bonus but not essential.

Essential Requirements:

• 9+ years experience of producing disruptive, award winning beauty and lifestyle content for either a creative or marketing agency, or an in-house design team for a major brand.

• You are able to come up with highly effective creative ideas and can execute them across multiple media formats

• You have a portfolio that displays an excellent track record of inventive and compelling creative work in beauty

• Confident working on both still and moving images, with multimedia skills (stills photograph, video shooting & editing).

• You have excellent Design skills, both in the concept and post production phases

• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite. Ideally you will have experience working with Premiere/After Effects and Motion Graphics

• Expertise in Powerpoint/KeyNote.

• Have a good understanding of the role of brand and industry, market awareness and strategic business goals

• You have a strong knowledge around emerging trends across the beauty, fashion, lifestyle and luxury sectors

• An understanding of the multiple formats for various digital platforms as well as POS design and print.

• Able to lead the ideation, creative development and hands on creation of campaign videos, digital tool kits, point of sale imagery,

• AO content production, pitching and product photography etc.

How to Apply

Please send an up to date CV and link to your online portfolio to [email protected] Due to the volume of applicants, only successful candidates will be contacted.