Creative Studio Manager
Creative Studio Manager
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
We are a bespoke internationally renowned design consultancy working with some of the
biggest names in the licensing and entertainment industry. We are looking for an enthusiastic
and hard-working Creative Studio Manager to work with our growing list of high-profile clients.
No 2 days are the same, so you need to be ready for a challenge!
The Role of Studio Manager:
Briefing and distributing workload to in-house designers and freelancers Ensuring deadlines are met Ensuring projects come in on budget Checking weekly time sheets Client management, including taking briefs, and keeping clients up to date with the progress of projects Keeping the team updated every Monday morning with the workload for the week Organising annual appraisals Working on multiple design projects, packaging point of sale, brand development, illustration and style guides Making sure design and artwork is completed accurately and error-free Setting up final print artwork Drive the implementation of systems and processes within the studio to further improve efficiency, profitability, job flow and output Resource planning to maximise studio capacity – including assigning relevant designers to projects to ensure timely completion of work in line with client deadlines Develop new ideas and strategies for improving agency efficiency and client servicing Report on performance vs. key metrics to the Directors and develop improvement actions Line Manage 2 x designers and take responsibility for their performance and development
The ideal Studio Manager:
An excellent proven designer who is totally proficient in Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop Experience working in an agency as studio lead, senior designer or creative manager Excellent organisation Incredibly positive attitude Detail oriented Ability to juggle workload Thrive in fast-paced culture Ability to work in a small team and collaborate with external creatives
Very competitive starting salary 32 (includes bank holidays and a free day off on your birthday) Workplace pension - Yes Ongoing training provided - Yes Fun working atmosphere - Yes Free parking - Yes International travel to trade shows and clients
We offer a range of benefits to our employees at Beacon Creative, as part of our commitment to ensuring good health and wellbeing amongst the team and being a family friendly company. We want to nurture the very things that make you a great designer. Inquisitive, curious, someone who loves to see and experience new things. We are committed to fostering a culture that embraces innovation, creativity and fun!
Our Benefits Program includes:
Take Your Birthday Off Long Service Holiday Entitlement Deliveroo – Lunch on us every Wednesday Free Tea & Coffee and snacks Free Parking Networking Development Opportunities - we will offer you the opportunity to attend networking events, courses and input on relevant panels to aid personal profile building Free attendance and travel to relevant trade show, some international throughout the year
To apply to our vacancy for a Creative Studio Manager, please click Apply and submit a copy of your CV and a portfolio of recent work for consideration.
We look forward to hearing from you.
Posted 5 days ago