A specialist organisation based in Lancashire are looking for a Design Manager to join their in-house team.
Working alongside another Design Manager you will be responsible for maintaining high standards of creative work and ensuring projects meet client expectations.
You will be working with Account Managers to liaise with clients to obtain and interpret project briefs and then you will be expected to brief a team of designers on the work.
As this is a hands on role you will be expected to be competent in Adobe CS5 as you will need to create mood boards, trend boards as well as get involved in the artwork of the creative.
You will need to have strong communication skills in order to meet with clients and present creative work.
Ideally you will be from a creative gift, packaging, illustrative or product design background. Alternatively experience within a retail sector would be advantageous.
Other duties within the role include attending design meetings, researching new trends and managerial duties including appraisals and people management.