Creative Services Manager

Looking for a new management challenge within the events industry?

If you have:

  • The confidence to lead a team of creative designers;
  • Up-to-date knowledge of design methods;
  • High levels of organisation; and
  • A professional approach to time, costs and deadlines

Then we could be right up your street!

We are Identity, specialising in exhibitions, events and conferences and we boast Eurotunnel, Siemens, Google, Warner Bros, Apple, Luxury Car Brands, Hastings Direct and UK Government Departments among our impressive list of clients.

We are seeking to employ a Creative Services Manager to head our Design Studio and our team of fantastic designers, to bring creative design concepts and a first-class design output for our clients.

Creative design is a key element of our expertise within the industry and is key to winning many projects. Design is often the ‘deal breaker’ for a project and so helps maintain our place in the market.

Expect a team full of talented and highly driven people with bags of passion and a real can-do attitude. We are looking for someone who will fit right in and help build something truly inspiring. You will be heading up industry leading designs to some of the world’s biggest companies, which will be seen across the globe.

You must have a confident and enthusiastic approach to the events industry and must be committed to delivering excellent customer service. On a day-to-day basis you will work with the design team, project teams and team leaders to deliver successful projects.

Specifications:

Essential Qualifications:

  • GCSE in Maths at Grade C or equivalent
  • GCSE in English at Grade C or equivalent
  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Passport

Essential Competencies:

  • Proven track record in managing a multi-disciplined team
  • Experience of working in or around a design environment
  • Experience or understanding of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Commercial awareness
  • Ability to present information clearly and concisely
  • Good level of computer literacy, particularly with regard to databases, Microsoft applications

Desirable Competencies:

  • Previous experience in the industry, i.e. design agency print house, conferencing, modular exhibition display or custom exhibition
  • Creative design experience
  • Knowledge of environmental design software (CAD & 3D)

Essential Skills

  • Proven organisational skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work in a customer focused manner
  • Can demonstrate the ability to carry out tasks within set timeframes
  • Self-prioritisation of workload according to the business needs
  • Excellent time management skills

Essential Personal Attributes:

  • Self-motivated with a strong desire to succeed
  • Hands on, can do approach
  • Must be professional and smart in appearance
  • Commitment to Identity TRACC principles
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a diverse and creative team who are at the heart of driving the company forward, while working in an award-winning office environment.

Come and join one of the fastest growing brand companies in the South East.

The positions remuneration is negotiable but will be in the region of £30 to £40K pa. We want the right person to join our team!

Please email your full CV and covering letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role to careers@identitygroup.co.uk