Lead Business Designer

 
 

Posted by Lubna

 

Experience level
Lead

Job status
Permanent

Specific field
Strategy & Research

Location
London

Organisation type
Agency / Consultancy

Organisation size
100-500


 
 

About the company and role

Based in London, you’ll join the Designit team of researchers, business designers and designers within service, product, brand, digital, interaction and user experience design. You’ll work in an international and playful environment with big, innovative brands alongside some of Europe’s most creative brains. And you’ll be part of a culture with an unparalleled passion for changing the world through exceptional design and problem solving.


Desired skills and experiences

  • Play a vital part in our strategic projects: be the ultimate process owner and lead a team of thinkers and doers
     
  • Transform our clients’ businesses – by thinking and working across all our services
     
  • Pro-actively communicate and share your thoughts on strategic design and product-service experience externally and internally
     
  • Calibrate and co-operate with other Strategic Designers and Directors – locally, nationally and globally
     
  • Participate in internal planning and sales strategy meetings
     
    • Handle and own your own clients, including account planning and budgets
 
 
 

What you will bring

  • A skilled professional with 6+ years experience in strategic design
     
  • Experienced in leading, defining and implementing innovation or business strategies for companies across different industries
     
  • Very comfortable in a consulting role and experienced with a client-facing position in an agency/consulting environment
     
  • Able to use design research, market research, business analytics, and a pure genius at identifying markets, insights, problems, unmet needs, trends, connections, partnerships, and technologies that can be tapped and turned into innovative new products, brands and services
     
  • Proficient in English – both verbally and in writing
 
 

 
 

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for this position send Lubna an email and be sure to include:

  1. your curriculum vitae
  2. a motivation letter
  3. a link to your portfolio

Your portfolio preferable includes work samples from different stages of the design and development process.