Head of Design – UK

Head of Design – UK

We are looking for a creative, strategic and enthusiastic Head of Design with at least 5 years’ experience and strong visual story-telling skills. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team and work to deliver excellence for our change-making clients that are committed to accelerating climate action.

Responsibilities and Scope

  • Development and management of all aspects of the team creative design output.
  • Ensure that creative solutions are aligned to client expectations and delivered within budget and timescales. This includes concept creation, pitching designs, creating content and understanding client needs.
  • Hands-on design creation, primarily focusing on the graphic design of reports, presentations, social media content and brand development.
  • Leadership of projects with considered, informed and inspiring creative direction.
  • Expertise in tailoring visual designs and content for all relevant online and offline platforms.
  • Organization of yourself and others, making all necessary logistical arrangements to achieve your objectives.
  • Manage, troubleshoot, review and provide feedback to freelancers and internal design support.
  • Influencing design led thinking across the business.
  • Improve quality and cost-efficiency by having a data-driven approach to studying, evaluating, and re-designing processes.
  • Establishing and developing best practice with the team. Upskilling internal staff, and creating a confident, inquisitive, inspiring and positive culture

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in a design related subject or equivalent job experience.
  • 5+ years’ work experience in a content design role.
  • Expert understanding of key graphic design tools, such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, In-Design, PowerPoint, Keynote, as well as Canva and other online editing tools.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Good commercial awareness to monitor cost effectiveness of service delivery

Equal Opportunities

BEC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to workplace diversity and inclusion. We are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, colour, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Salary: competitive

Start date: ASAP

To apply, please send your CV, cover letter, and salary expectation to jobs@browningenvironmental.com.