We are looking for a Senior Designer (Identity, Digital and Print, with a minimum 7 years experience) to join and lead our international award winning design team in our Bahrain studio.
We are looking for a ballsy, big thinking graphic design hero who can kick the rear end out of any design brief and mentor their team into designer demigods.
You are a natural team leader and design passionista. Your commitment to creativity and technical design brilliance will help ensure the agency’s reputation for award winning and strategic creative work is maintained and further developed.
The mission for this role is to ensure the agency’s gold-plated reputation for strategic creativity is upheld and advanced, while helping mentor and grow the team.
We are seeking someone with the following skills and competencies.
Originates ideas which are imaginative, strategic and aligned with the brief requirements
Imaginative & resourceful, owns the brief’, ensures they have end-to-end understanding of key requirements
Clear minded, seeks clarity via clarification questions
Productive and results focussed
Understands how to bring ideas to life across a range of digital disciplines and platforms
Understands web design process, UX, UI, responsive design
Can wireframe a website
Knows how to work with a coder from briefing, to style guides, to motion
Has deep understanding of Photoshop, smart objects, grids, export functions, animations
Can execute creative ideas and deliver design solutions across various touch points - from events to signage
Understands print process, off set printing, foiling, print finishes, binding
Has a clear methodology and approach to print design projects including pagination and content flow
Has deep understanding of indesign, styles, shortcuts, master pages etc
Understands how to create a presentation of their work - introduction, story, conclusions
Can present to a client team at a senior level
Knows how to handle difficult questions from clients
Can inspire and mentor other creative team members to improve capabilities across all design disciplines
Able to evaluate their creative capabilities and outline focus areas for their professional development
Has the ambition to set and maintain high creative standards, continuously evolving their skills
Evaluate and constructively critique work, helping to craft work into on brief solutions
Unafraid to reject ideas which are unpractical, unaligned to brief & brand
Organised, self managed and directed
Faithful & true to their word - exhibits grit, determination and a persistent work ethic
Proactive, Passionate, Enthusiastic & Positive
Believes in brilliance, has high standards
Want to apply for this position? Please email your CV and portfolio with a cover letter to the address provided