Head of Product Design - Birmingham

Posted 13 February 2023
Salary £70000 - £90000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Development
Contact NameSophie Nobes

Job description

Head of Product Design - Birmingham

£70,000 - £90,000

We have partnered with an extremely successful Design Agency located in the heart of Birmingham, which due to their recent successes is now looking for a Head of Product Design who can collaborate with the Managing Director, Client Services Manager, and Operations Manager.

Key Responsibilities of a Head of Product Design:

  • Direct, guide, and manage multiple project teams across client engagements simultaneously, whilst being responsible for the output.
  • Conduct workshops, achieve buy-ins from top-level client stakeholders, and translate back to the stakeholder groups.
  • Navigate complex challenges through a vast understanding of design processes, research methods, and product strategy.
  • Set the direction and vision for client delivery.
  • Drive the overall team's vision.
  • Interview, hire, and train new members of the delivery team, ensuring they are set up for success.

Must haves:

  • 12 plus years of design experience, with at least 5 leading designers and researchers (beneficial if this is in a design agency setting).
  • The ability to attract and retain design and research talent.
  • Experience mentoring and training more junior members of staff.
  • An extremely positive mindset.

If this is an opportunity you think you would be a good fit for, please apply below, or contact Sophie.nobes@digitalwaffle.co to hear more…