Design Director

Summary of Role

Our Leeds HQ is looking for a hands-on Design Director with extensive brand experience. A thinker and a doer. Able to create and execute brilliant ideas across print, screen and space.

You’ll be comfortable handling multiple projects. And capable of taking them from concept through to completion. A natural in Adobe CC, you’ll be able to articulate your ideas on paper and face-to-face – internally and externally. An ability to mentor and bring out the best in more junior members of the team is also desired.

 Some areas of responsibility:

  • Work with the wider studio team to deliver high quality creative solutions
  • Interpret and develop client briefs alongside the Creative Directors and Client Services team
  • Be a go-to for advice and guidance. Foster an open forum of creativity with the team
  • Present creative concepts to Client Services and the Creative Directors in a thoughtful and articulate manner. Deliver presentations to clients, where appropriate
  • Take a leading role in the delivery of projects ensuring brand consistency
  • Able to work with different departments to maintain a consistently high output

IMA offers a welcoming atmosphere, office locations in all the right places and above all, the friendliest faces going. 

For more information, check out the job spec here

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The Malthouse
LS10 1LJ Leeds Directions 0113 275 3912

Perks & Benefits

We have beautiful offices in some of the world’s most exciting cities, with lots more benefits too...

  • You’ll get to work with some of the biggest and best clients – on a global scale
  • Time Shift – the ability to shift the times you start and finish work to suit your needs
  • Early finish on your birthday
  • Free refreshments every day
  • Access to our healthcare cash plan
  • A wealth of learning and development opportunities
  • 21 days holiday entitlement, with three days bonus holiday between Christmas and New Year when we close our offices (no need to take it from your holiday allowance). Plus you can buy or sell up to two days of holiday each year
  • Pension scheme
  • We like to party, and know how to do it properly, with big summer and Christmas events, not to mention spontaneous celebrations whenever the mood takes us
  • Our wall of fame features the portraits of everyone who has been here for 10+ years (in some cases 20). And plenty of people have come back after leaving and discovering there’s nowhere quite like ima

There are lots more benefits depending on your location – Leeds, Manchester, London, Amsterdam, Sydney or New York. Get in touch and we can give you the details.

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