Design Manager - Interim


Salary:

GBP250 - 350 / day

Location:

Market Harborough

Date posted:

29th April 2019

Employment type:

Temporary

Job reference:

06000-0010873690

Staffing area:

Digital, Marketing & Creative


Description

Robert Half are recruiting for an Interim Design Manager for a Manufacturing Business near Market Harborough

The interim Design Manager we are seeking is to add leadership and improvement around strategic planning and process improvement around product design for rapidly expanding manufacturing business and its target market

The interim Design Manager will need to assess processes, areas for improvement, bolster leadership, contribute to strategy and implement new ways of working and ideas where necessary

Key requirements:

  • A background in product design is ideal
  • Proven ability to lead and inspire a team of creative designers
  • Develop a close relationship with the Sales and Production team ensuring reviews and planning on -future customer product and marketing requirements
  • Work with Product/Operational Management to ensure margins are met
  • Ensure design briefs are followed through in accordance with project specifications
  • Make sure samples are ready for review in line with critical path and project deadlines
  • Ensure commercial targets are a part of the design process and develop more commercial awareness in the team
  • Implement and/or improve project processes to increase pace, strategic planning and efficiency of reactive work in the design team
  • Consult on the direction of the creative direction with a long-term view - ensure this knowledge transfer in to the design team this long-term view skill
  • Strong innovative and creative skills, and an understanding of building a brand as part of the wider business strategy

£250 - 350 a day

2- 4 days per week consulting role

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:https://www.roberthalf.co.uk/privacy-notice



Birmingham

The Colmore Building,
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Birmingham
B4 6AT
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0121 616 4600
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