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Digital Design Lead

Advertiser: EquilibriumMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
4 Oct 2020
Location
Perth, CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Marketing & Communications, Digital & Search Marketing

Digital Design Lead

About Us

We're Western Australia’s leading independent digital agency with a clear purpose of helping organisations succeed by crafting digital experiences that excite, delight, and deliver.

Working with leading brands, applying our skills to deliver large-scale web and app projects, and effective data-driven digital marketing, we’re passionate digital specialists looking to spread our wings and grow, and that’s where you come in.

The Role

We are looking for a highly experienced and proven Design Lead with strong expertise in designing beautiful user interfaces for websites, apps, and digital products. You are someone who lives and breathes design, has a highly creative mind and obsesses about the detail. You understand user experience principles but are also willing to push boundaries and innovate.

You are a natural-born leader and have the skills and experience to lead and mentor a team of digital designers.

Reporting to the Digital Director you:

  • Are responsible for the overall strategy, quality and craftsmanship of all user interfaces designed by the agency.

  • Ensure every UI project is polished through your obsession with design, immaculate attention to detail and strong leadership skills.

  • Take issues and pain points, and turn them into innovative and exciting design concepts.

  • Bring UI designers, UX designers, content specialists, digital marketers and developers together to deliver world-class user interfaces.

  • Champion design both with our internal teams and clients.

  • Lead and inspire clients through your passion for design, thought leadership and proactivity.

  • Confidently facilitate design workshops and concept presentations with clients. 

  • Keep up-to-date with emerging, relevant technologies and trends, and informing team members and clients.

  • Hands-on UI design for key projects, using industry design tools such as the Adobe suite and Figma.

  • Ensure design projects across the UI team are delivered on time and within budget.

You will have a genuine passion for design and effectively articulate this into meaningful, practical solutions for our clients. An exceptional communicator, you will have the ability to facilitate engaging workshops and present confidently to clients. You will embrace an outcomes-driven culture and have:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience specialising in UI design with extensive knowledge of designing websites, apps, and digital products

  • The ability to identify creative opportunities for clients and clearly demonstrate how these ideas can be strategically applied

  • A proven ability to set, track and deliver strong commercial results

  • Proficient in UI design and relevant tools, such as Figma, Adobe Creative Suite

  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline

  • Have excellent time-management skills and strong attention to detail 

  • Ability to work well under pressure and juggle competing priorities

  • Be highly personable and able to build strong working relationships 

  • Have proven leadership skills and the ability to improve the performance of individuals and teams

  • Possess strong personal awareness and the ability to embrace constructive feedback when required.

To Apply

The agency is located on King Street, next door to Perth's best bars and cafes. We offer a fun and stimulating working environment where teamwork, innovation, collaboration, and accountability are highly prized. We invest in our staff and we see each team member as an integral part of our success.

If you would like to be part of a creative team, working on interesting projects then we'd love to hear from you.

www.equ.com.au

About Us

We're Western Australia’s leading independent digital agency with a clear purpose of helping organisations succeed by crafting digital experiences that excite, delight, and deliver.

Working with leading brands, applying our skills to deliver large-scale web and app projects, and effective data-driven digital marketing, we’re passionate digital specialists looking to spread our wings and grow, and that’s where you come in.

The Role

We are looking for a highly experienced and proven Design Lead with strong expertise in designing beautiful user interfaces for websites, apps, and digital products. You are someone who lives and breathes design, has a highly creative mind and obsesses about the detail. You understand user experience principles but are also willing to push boundaries and innovate.

You are a natural-born leader and have the skills and experience to lead and mentor a team of digital designers.

Reporting to the Digital Director you:

  • Are responsible for the overall strategy, quality and craftsmanship of all user interfaces designed by the agency.

  • Ensure every UI project is polished through your obsession with design, immaculate attention to detail and strong leadership skills.

  • Take issues and pain points, and turn them into innovative and exciting design concepts.

  • Bring UI designers, UX designers, content specialists, digital marketers and developers together to deliver world-class user interfaces.

  • Champion design both with our internal teams and clients.

  • Lead and inspire clients through your passion for design, thought leadership and proactivity.

  • Confidently facilitate design workshops and concept presentations with clients. 

  • Keep up-to-date with emerging, relevant technologies and trends, and informing team members and clients.

  • Hands-on UI design for key projects, using industry design tools such as the Adobe suite and Figma.

  • Ensure design projects across the UI team are delivered on time and within budget.

You will have a genuine passion for design and effectively articulate this into meaningful, practical solutions for our clients. An exceptional communicator, you will have the ability to facilitate engaging workshops and present confidently to clients. You will embrace an outcomes-driven culture and have:

  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience specialising in UI design with extensive knowledge of designing websites, apps, and digital products

  • The ability to identify creative opportunities for clients and clearly demonstrate how these ideas can be strategically applied

  • A proven ability to set, track and deliver strong commercial results

  • Proficient in UI design and relevant tools, such as Figma, Adobe Creative Suite

  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline

  • Have excellent time-management skills and strong attention to detail 

  • Ability to work well under pressure and juggle competing priorities

  • Be highly personable and able to build strong working relationships 

  • Have proven leadership skills and the ability to improve the performance of individuals and teams

  • Possess strong personal awareness and the ability to embrace constructive feedback when required.

To Apply

The agency is located on King Street, next door to Perth's best bars and cafes. We offer a fun and stimulating working environment where teamwork, innovation, collaboration, and accountability are highly prized. We invest in our staff and we see each team member as an integral part of our success.

If you would like to be part of a creative team, working on interesting projects then we'd love to hear from you.

www.equ.com.au

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