Rattling Stick

Head of Design

Job Added: 28 March 2019
Applications Close: 27 April 2019
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @rattlingstick

Rattling Stick are seeking a Head of Design to oversee all internal aspects of design in our busy and respected production company.

Head of Design is a varied role and one that is paramount to the company’s success. While overseeing your design team, you will be working closely with our Directors, bringing their ideas to life in spectacular treatments as well as working with the Head of Marketing to further develop our brand.

As the driving force behind all things design, you will be expected to offer opinions, initiate creative projects, inspire others and make your mark. We are looking for someone who relishes every opportunity to be creative. You are someone who stays up to date on TV, film and design, who has the desire to carve creative pathways, develop the design pipeline and further our collective knowledge. You are bold, innovative and proactive.

Due to the nature of the role and of the industry, you will be required to work weekends and evenings where necessary.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:
Overseeing the design team
Picture research
Treatment design
Creating content - both new and from existing assets
Making GIFS
Editing reels and clips
Designing business cards and promotional flyers
Creating title cards
Maintaining accurate files and records
Transcoding
Occasional storyboarding
Website building through 3rd parties such as Squarespace
Basic animation

Essential skills needed:
Extensive knowledge of film and TV
Strong understanding of image research and design
A good eye for editorial design and graphic design
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Premiere, and After Effects)
Mac iWork office suite (Pages, Keynote)
Strong time management

How to apply

Please send CV and portfolio to [email protected] with “Head of Design” in the title. We look forward to reading your applications.