Lead Designer (product design and brand design)

  • Lagos

Job Title: Lead Designer (product design and brand design)

Job Description:

● Managing the design team, – product designers, animators, creative designers and helping develop our people.

● Influencing design-led thinking across the business .

● Lead concept development in relation to user experience and creative design.

● Take a lead role in managing the product design and creative elements of projects and be the point of contact for brand partnerships and creative projects.

● Develop creative programs and design concepts that meet the business objectives of the organization and that advance our brand and proposition strategy.

● Develop and manage productivity and continuously improve the design team’s production capabilities .

● Ensuring that ui/ux design and creative projects are delivered on time .

● Work with internal teams – product managers, marketing team to solve product and communication needs.

● Provide quality control over design outputs and production.

● Establishing and developing best practices with the design and creative team.

● Working with other team members to deliver projects and activity to deliver against deadlines.

● Point of contact for liaising with external partners, such as videographers.

● Build out and maintain design system & brand book.

● Working on assets required for Product and Marketing teams Skills and competencies.

● Excellent organizational and communication skills and the ability to manage multiple projects.

● Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of online and offline design work.

● The ability to storyboard or translate ideas to designers and others, influencing external and internal stakeholders.

● Attention to detail

● Strong working knowledge of online and offline design, brand development and the creative process

● Ability to lead design projects from concept to completion

● Ability to supervise and develop employees

● Experience with design software, such as Adobe Creative Suite, Figma, and Sketch

● Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing

● Understanding of both web and mobile ui design systems

● Experience working with Product and Marketing teams

● Experience in branding

Qualified candidates with a minimum of 6 years professional experience should send their portfolio and CVs to techrecruitment@alerzo.com

To apply for this job email your details to techrecruitment@alerzo.com