Design Director

Location: Eastern Suburbs Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: AU$125000 - AU$126000 per annum
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: 20013281_1624258856

THE COMPANY:

Situated in the heart of Darlinghurst our client offers brand & packaging design solutions to their customers and are looking for a Design Director to join their busy team.

THE ROLE:

Serving as a Project Team Lead and sitting in the Creative hub, the main responsibilities include:

  • Lead the design and engineering of major client partners for manufactured solutions
  • Work with the Account Manager on growth related activity including client meetings and strategic presentations
  • Provide direction and feedback on the status of all activities
  • Direct and assist the design of graphic programs
  • Provide direction and work with engineering and prototype departments
  • Attend client meetings and/or presentations as needed
  • Lead and monitor client-specific projects throughout the lifecycle
  • Manage post-project review sessions with the team to gain insights for future projects
  • Participate in the planning of Creative Design assignments and manage internal and external design teams
  • Assist with design solutions and or client presentations when needed
  • Perform admin duties including, shipping and receiving, ordering supplies etc.

YOU:

  • The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Arts, Graphic Design, Package Design, Interior Design, Advertising, Marketing, Publishing or other related fields
  • You will have 8 yrs experience in a related role and at least 5 yrs in a leadership role
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills are essential
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and solid understanding of mathematical concepts

If you are a Design Director looking for a new challenge then we look forward to hearing from you.