Creative Digital Director - Client side

Posted 17 April by REED Marketing & Creative
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Are you an experienced and pragmatic Creative Digital Director with a big brand, consumer focused background looking to own and shape a newly created role within a Digital 1st business?  

Creative Digital Director - Within the Technology Senior Leadership Team
£75000 - £85000 with extensive benefits


Closing date:  Monday 29th April @ 12pm

Both Agency and Client side candidates are encouraged to apply.

Reed Marketing & Creative have been engaged on an exclusive basis with a leading marketplace online business who have a newly created role for an experienced Creative Digital Director.

Reporting to the Director of Product Management and managing a team of 5+ UX/UI, you will own the strategic direction and future roadmap for the design system and methodology for the organisation.  Ensuring continuity of experience for both consumer (B2C) and business (B2B) customers.  Across Responsive Web and Native Apps.
An important remit of the role is the shaping and development of a high performing team.

The business is currently progressing through a positive transformation in relation to it's Digital offerings and capabilities, this in turn requires you to be Agile in both your way of thinking and working practices.

As a Digital Native from Client side or/and Agency, it is essential you have worked with big brands and have an outstanding portfolio of your impact and involvement in similar roles.  With a consumer focused background, exposure to B2B also would be advantageous but this is not essential.

With experience across Desktop, Mobile and Apps, you will have a full understanding not only from a strategic view, but also the technical knowledge to deliver in these areas and the implementation and development of design practices and principles into a business.  Whilst also being an expert in Atomic Based Design System component library construction, management and maintenance, a high level of experience in the principles of good SEO practice is required.

A good appreciation if coding practices such as CSS, HTML and Javascript will be a requirement, though you won't be writing code, you must understand their strengths and weaknesses.  Alongside being a user of Sketch, Invision, Photoshop and Illustrator.

Your view and delivery of content and exposure to mobile, video and visuals will also be of interest.

Please forward your cv or contact me direct for an initial confidential conversation.  This is an outstanding opportunity for a commercially focused Digital Creative Leader.

leon.davies@reedglobal.com

Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business

Reference: 37784337

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