Art Director

North East England
20000.00 - 29999.00 GBP Annual
12 May 2017
26 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A newly formed in-house creative agency has been created in Manchester. Working within a global retailer this company have effectively decided to bring all of the design work in-house; creating a real opportunity for the business to transform their range of emerging brands into household names through insightful creative thinking and execution.

The creative team will be able to impact every creative touch point from designing a logo for a new brand/product to creating a beautifully presented brochure and taking the idea through to packaging, website and app. This role will play a key and influential position within this expanding creative department. You will be at the heart of transforming these brands and authoring a brief to create something spectacular across packaging and online.

As an ideas person, you will be able to demonstrate your passion and talent for translating briefs into compelling and eye-catching advertising ideas that will support the launch of new product ranges across the multiple brands within this retailer. In addition to big ideas, you will also be responsible for styling and overseeing the delivery of a vast number of outputs per campaign. This includes working with photographs to style not only adverts but also the roll-out of the product photography needed to fulfil a range launch.

Ideally you will have strong copywriter skills and can think in multimedia (print, web and motion). You'll be at the heart of product launching and advertising ideas across a wide range of categories ranging from sports equipment, beauty products, kitchen, DIY tools and various other products within a household.

This is the perfect role for those senior creatives who are seeking hands on responsibilities from a design output perspective and also the opportunity to mentor, lead and inspire a team.

Based in Manchester city centre, the company are growing fast and have already achieved multi-million pound turnover and have won various awards to support these achievements. They have over multiple brands across various different sectors of retail. You will be a key part in transforming these brands into household names. You will create original, conceptual and visually compelling work, with no brand guidelines place youll have the freedom to take these brands to the next level.