Domaine: Design Creative Studio
Type d‘emploi: Temps plein
Ville: London - Croydon
Pays: United Kingdom
Our Creative Studio has a brilliant opportunity for an experienced senior designer to join the team. Operating like a creative agency, the ideal candidate will thrive in our fast-paced environment, working in a holistic approach to deliver innovatively creative, commercially viable material to brief. You will be bouncing ideas off of some incredibly passionate, creatives, as well as line-managing interns and junior designers.
If you’re a hands-on creative by nature, with plenty of experience taking briefs, sharing fresh ideas, and working closely with everyone involved to make those ideas come to life, you could be exactly who we are looking for.
Here is the detail:
You’ll be working with people in different creative fields, from copy to packaging, to support a 360-degree approach and promote shared learning.
You’ll be designing posters, in-store promotions, POS, ads, leaflets and much more for our global markets, presenting your work in regular creative reviews.
You’ll be an expert advisor, contributing to the delivery of creative strategy, translating and influencing the creative direction.
You’ll help to develop the delivery of strong, innovative creative concepts ensuring brand consistency through visual and copy guidelines.
You’ll support the team by providing design directions for projects with a firm understanding of the brief.
You will ensure that all final designs are reviewed, approved and comply with all current ASA (Advertising Standards Agency) standards.
You’ll be in the know when it comes to design trends and current activity in the cosmetics industry.
Working with the Head of Creative, you will develop and maintain good working relationships with the relevant teams across the business, ensuring all verbal and written briefs are translated into creative communications and material that fits with the brand and creative strategy.
You will mentor and line-manage the Creative Studio intern, being responsible for their career progression.
You will actively explore and discover the world of retail, both in store and online, researching competitors and familiarising yourself with The Body Shop environment.
You will be compliant with the ethical standards of The Body Shop, including minimising health & safety risks in the workplace.
You will champion, support and participate in our values and campaigns.
You will demonstrate competency in innovating, communicating effectively, demonstrating sensitivity to The Body Shop way, achieving results with integrity, and leading compassionately.
You’ll be working with the following teams (where applicable):
Category & Innovation
Commercial (CRM, E-commerce)
Research & Development
Legal & Regulatory
Third Party Suppliers
Extensive experience in developing commercially viable creative concepts and delivering to brief in a design studio environment either within an advertising/creative/design agency ideally with some design for retail experience
Some client-facing experience, pitching, presenting and developing client relationships
Some experience in collaborating with a design, copy, packaging team,
Experience of working to CPAs
In-depth knowledge and experience of C&T, marketing communications and delivering creative promotions
Excellent Mac skills, fully conversant with Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop (not necessarily to visualizing /retouching standard)
Excellent creative crafting skills – ideas, typography, layout, colour, composition, materials etc
Good knowledge of artwork/repro/print/production/finishing processes where necessary
Knowledge of digital asset production processes a bonus
In-depth understanding of the global/multi-channel influences on marketing communications and international brand marketing
Excellent communication skills and experience on working with cross-functional teams in brief development and translation to concept
Proven experience in managing multiple projects at one time
Experience in people management ideal, but not essential.
Knowledge of ASA guidelines preferred but not essential
Knowledge of the Cosmetics and Toiletries sector and competitors
BA in graphic design/art-related or equivalent