// RedSofa London

28 Jun / R/MW DESIGNER

Location: WEST LONDON
Salary: £30k-£35k
Reference: ND1DB

We are looking for and talented and experienced brand led Designer to join this integrated communications agency with a health brand focus.

They are looking for a talented  JR/MW Designer to join the team, working on projects across design & branding, digital marketing campaigns, strategy and content marketing across a variety of clients.  In your portfolio we want to see that you have worked with brand identities through various channels from inception to final deliverables.

You will need to have a strong design & branding back ground and have a really impressive portfolio with innovative, stylish and well thought out projects.

This agency has a lot to offer, there’s a great atmosphere in the agency, and they have a really strong collaborative team that work well together and focus on doing the best work they can in a positive working .They are want happy, talented folk to come on board and work their magic and create inspiring design together.

We’re looking for a really strong crafter who has great skills in Adobe CC.

If this sounds like the role for, please email your CV and samples asap.

Please note that only suitable candidates will be contacted due to the high volumes of applications we receive.

 

Job Ref: ND1DB

ndennis@redsofalondon.com

18 Jun / Designer

Salary: £45k

Location: London

Ref: NDG1Y

We have a great opportunity for a talented Designer to join this award winning top tier agency. We are looking for a Mid-Weight/Senior Presentations Designer; a Designer who is conceptual, innovative and creative to work alongside their existing Creative Brand Strategist. You should have an excellent working knowledge of the Creative Suite and in particular, Keynote.

There’s no cap on the scope of creativity in this role, we want diverse, innovative and well thought out design and accept nothing less.

The successful Designer will join a buzzing team where you are encouraged to contribute your ideas and you can truly make a difference! This is an amazing opportunity not to be missed, you will be working across some of the top industry players and have access to some of the most senior members of this global agency – an unique role that has more reach than sitting on the main design team churning out ads.

We believe that the quality of the presentation is just as important as the idea being presented when it comes to winning a pitch. It can be the difference in winning and losing a pitch, so this really is a pivotal role for us, and so the quality of your design, creativity and ability to think outside of the is paramount.

Skills and Responsibilities:

- Proven experience in creating slick, well designed presentations
- Impeccable Keynote skills
- Creative Suite – InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
- Knowledge of PowerPoint and Gif design would be a big bonus.
- Excellent eye for design
- Ability to work with the Planning / Senior Management team & Clients
- Strong portfolio displaying your best presentation work
- Ability to work independently as well in a team.

If you are up for a refreshing change and a new challenge and have the skills above then we’d love to see your CV/Portfolio.

Ref: NDG1Y
ndennis@redsofalondon.com

10 Jun / MW/Sr Designer

Salary: £35k-£45k
Location: London
Ref: NDSRVARI

We’re looking for mid-weight-sr concept driven designer to join this unique multi channel brand agency in London. Located in one of London’s trendiest areas, this agency has a lot to offer, a roster of great clients, great offices and some of the best creative thinkers and do-ers in the business.

They are looking for a super talented Designer who is as strong conceptually as they are at crafting beautiful design. We’re looking for somebody with a minimum of 4yrs experience in a creative agency, with a varied book full of impressive brand campaign work. We like to see those who can think and craft to a high level and bring some magic to everything they do.

There’s tons of potential for career progression and opportunities for the right person. If this sounds like you, please apply with your CV and Portfolio.

ndennis@redsofalondon.com 

10 Jun / MW Designer

Salary: £35k-£40k
Ref: NDVA1OU
Location: London

We are looking for a talented Designer for this award winning creative agency.

You will be working across a wide range of the agencies accounts on integrated projects, so there’s plenty of variety and the opportunity to work on some great portfolio pieces. We’re looking for a Designer with a strong TTL background with top tier agencies.

Previous agency experience is essential, as is your ability to craft awesome work and add value at every step, using your creative eye to add the details that make the difference.

This is a great agency to join, plenty of perks to the job and a great environment to let your creative juices flow.

If this sounds like a job made for you then please apply with CV and samples – please do not apply without a sample portfolio.

Please note, only successful candidates will be contacted due to the high ad response. Thanks for your understanding.

ndennis@redsofalondon.com

07 Jun / CREATIVE TEAM

Location: LONDON
Salary: £35k
Ref: ND81R2S

We are looking for a top notch Creative Team that think big and have the experience to execute an idea across every discipline with style and creativity, to join a well renowned creative agency in the heart of London.

This Creative Team will work be working on one of the agencies major accounts, a leading sports fashion brand that’s known for it’s cool and edgy spirit, producing exceptional work that’s bold, intelligent and innovative.

They are looking for a Creative Team that have a previous history of working together and have great chemistry, zero ego’s, and a book that displays your awesome talents. We’re looking for portfolio’s that stand out for their originality and creativity, and push the boundaries.

Previous agency experience is essential,  we’re looking for a team that have at least 2/3+ yrs experience cutting their teeth in a creative agency. It’s important that you prioritise having your finger on the pulse of emerging trends, in fashion and technology. Previous experience working on fashion/luxe/sports accounts is highly desirable.

If you tick the right boxes and have the portfolio to back it up then please apply with your joint CV and portfolio asap.

Please not that only Creative Teams (2 people – an Art Director & Copywriter) will be considered, no solo’s looking to be matched up sorry.

Also, only successful candidates will be contacted due to the high volume of applications that we receive.

Many Thanks.

ndennis@redsofalondon.com 

Salary: £45-£50k
Location: London
Ref: NDS1RT

We’re looking for a talented Sr Designer/Art Director for a global customer experience design consultancy with offices in London, Dubai, Shanghai, & Hong Kong. They are looking for talented hands on Creative that can take work from concept through to completion, so not only will you need to be great with ideas, but also able to craft your work beautifully. You will need good experience of Art Directing shoots as well as working alongside clients, and feel confident mentoring juniors. We’re looking for somebody that is able to help push the creativity of briefs, but also able to work with guidelines and know how to find the sweet-spot. They want somebody that has a good balance of campaign/design/art direction skills. Be able to come up with great ideas, and instinctively know how to work them through, collaborating with other designers, copywriters and strategists to generate the best possible solution fortheir clients. Happy taking on responsibility and owning projects. Generally have a bit of energy and personality to bring to the studio.

The role will work across one of their key accounts,  as well as working on some smaller independent brands. There’s plenty of variety within the work and a great team of people to work with. Their London office is 50 people strong and has a lovely autonomous feel – really collaborative and you’d definitely be able to make the role your own and have plenty of scope to develop your career in the agency. They’re looking for somebody that is confident and patient with clients, experienced in Art Directing shoots, has great design skills, is as happy working across big campaigns as they are coming up with concepts for internal engagement or designing brand identity. There’s plenty of room for growth here for the right candidate.

Please apply with your CV & portfolio.

28 May / Copywriter

Salary: £35-£40k
Location: East London
Ref: NDS2RT

We’re looking for a talented Copywriter for a global customer experience design consultancy with offices in London, Dubai, Shanghai, & Hong Kong. They are looking for talented Copywriter that’s a real wordsmith. Whether it’s long meaty copy or a great tag-line, we’re looking for somebody that has a wide range of experience and is as happy writing internal comms as they are developing ideas & copy for an event or website. We’re looking for somebody that is able to help push the creativity of briefs, but also able to work with guidelines and know how to find the sweet-spot. They want somebody that is able to come up with great ideas, and instinctively know how to work them through, collaborating with other creatives and strategists to generate the best possible solution for their clients. Happy taking on responsibility and owning projects. Generally have a bit of energy and personality to bring to the studio.

The role will work across one of their key accounts, as well as working on some smaller independent brands. There’s plenty of variety within the work and a great team of people to work with. Their London office is 50 people strong and has a lovely autonomous feel – really collaborative and you’d definitely be able to make the role your own and have plenty of scope to develop your career in the agency. They’re looking for somebody that is confident and patient with clients, enjoys doing the research behind the writing, and is experienced and confident working across big campaigns as they are coming up with concepts for internal engagement and communications. There’s plenty of room for growth here for the right candidate.

Please apply with your CV & portfolio.

Location: London 
Salary: £60 – £65k
Ref: kk372

Our client is an exciting events and experiential agency who pride themselves on delivering ground-breaking brand experiences and work with a number of truly thrilling brands.

They are looking for a Creative Lead to join their creative team and be a part of an agency who produce exceptional pieces of work. They believe in working cohesively as an agency to create the best possible experiences for their clients so you will need to be somebody who is a team player and able to lead and guide the Designers in your team, as well as be the right handperson to the Creative Director/Founder

You will need to have extensive experience of working across a variety of projects including events, live experiences, experiential and staging within 3D environments. This will be a pivotal role within their Senior creative team where you will be responsible for developing pitch winning ideas and producing outstanding work for clients.

Key attributes of this role:

.  Realistic awareness of design production practicality; being able to take into account time, material and cost restrictions

.  Able to create both beautiful visuals and detailed and accurate technical drawings

.  Working across a number of projects at one time

.  Exceptional knowledge of C4D, Vectorworks and Adobe CS

.  Bring ideas to life through sketches, plans, models and renders

.  Client facing

.  Experience of working with/alongside 2D Designers

.  We are looking for a Creative Lead who is passionate about 3D and has an abundance of ambition and drive behind them.

.  If this sounds like the perfect role for you please apply with your CV and portfolio.

kkaur@redsofalondon.com

Location: London
Salary: 28k
Ref: 3800

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented, mid-weight integrated designer to join our growing central London content agency working across some of the biggest and best-known global brands.

The ideal candidate is likely to be an ambitious and motivated designer with at least four years’ agency experience across both print and digital projects. Experience of creating visual content for social channels would be a plus.

The role has two key functions –

 Creating digital content for clients (70% weighting)

 Creating print and brand design work for internal agency projects (30% weighting)

Key responsibilities include -

 Responding to client briefs and owning the day-to-day design work across all agency clients

 Working collaboratively with Creative Director and Editors to produce effective digital and social content

 Producing broad range of design work including infographics, animated gifs, social images, ebooks, presentations, brochures and branded print materials

 Photoshopping artwork and composing scenes together to tell visual stories

 Contributing to new business pitches

 Inputting into video and photography agency briefs, as required

 Sharing knowledge with wider teams to increase understanding of design across the agency

 Keeping across latest visual content and design trends

Key skills –

 Excellent digital and print design skills

 Highly proficient with Adobe CS (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign essential)

 Strong creative thinker, with a real passion for design and content

 Understands and adheres to the principles of brand guidelines

 A good knowledge of digital technologies, channels and social platforms.

abyass@redsofalondon.com

 

Salary: £80-£100k
Location: West London
Ref: NDNT1M2G

Are you a creative designer director who is interested in making a positive difference in people’s lives? Would you like to work for a hugely successful behavioural consultancy, that works with some of the top blue chip brands in the world? If so, then please read on…We are looking for an experienced and talented Creative Director/Design Director to take our designs to the next level.

This design leader would:
- Manage global design team (~8 designers in London, ~3 designers in NYC)
- Deliver ~£5m client work a year across the team
- Manage pool of freelancers to deliver work in peak periods
- Ensure all client work is high quality through rigorous QA process
- Deliver revenue at quality always with an eye for increasing automation and reducing costs
- Develop our internal brand
- Change employee behaviour through designs that deliver learning transfer

About you

We’ve got high standards. You’ll be leading an award winning in-house design team. We are looking for someone with experience running a design studio, a background in print and digital and experience with branding, comms, motion graphics, illustration, web and interactive.

Ideally you will have:
- Experience of running a design studio
- Passion for designing for behavioural change / learning application
- Demonstrable experience leading senior and junior designers
- Experience of generating concepts and ideas, and delivering these to clients
- Profile in the industry, your designs are industry leading
- Outstanding communication across business, peers, with team and upwards
- Be happy to be a hands-on designer interested in designing 1-2 days a week and providing 1-2 days of QA a week

If you feel you have the experience and the passion for a role like this, then we’d love to see your CV & portfolio. 

6 – 12 month contract
50k – 55k pro rata 

We are looking for a senior digital designer to join our award winning studio for a 6-12 month Contract. The ideal candidate is an outstanding and hands-on designer, with a passion for branding and solid experience in creating innovative, interactive experiences.

You are:

> Relentlessly curious – always exploring new branding, design and technology trends
> Passionate about graphic design, typography and interactivity
> Conceptual thinker who embraces challenges, always looking to add your own spin to a brief
> Self-motivated but team orientated
> Never satisfied, always looking to improve your work

You will be:

> Working with the digital creative director to set the standard for digital design in the agency
> Working in a team of designers, strategists, technologists and UX designers to solve big brand challenges
> Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the quality of design throughout all phases of the project
> Working on everything from initial brainstorming, concept development, visual identity and execution of ideas for websites, apps, installations, and social media channels
> Helping with pitches by creating presentations, generating ideas and building rapid prototypes
> Working on some of the world’s biggest and most exciting brands
> Able to mentor junior members of staff to maintain quality standards and help foster innovation within the creative team

Essential skills:

> Solid experience in an agency with a great portfolio to prove it
> Great taste and an eye for detail
> A deep understanding of design principles, including UX, UI and Responsive Design trends
> Fluent in Adobe Creative Suite – specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
> Basic understanding of web technologies
> Motion graphic experience is a plus
> Endless amount of enthusiasm and energy to create great work

abyass@redsofalondon.com

Salary: £35-40k
Location: London
Ref: DP7485

If you are a midweight designer working at at advertising agency and looking for a move then this is the one agency you’ll aspire to work at. The agency has a fantastic heritage and is currently at the top of its game, consistently winning new clients (whilst retaining existing ones) and awards.

You will be part of one of the best design teams in the ATL world, working not only on campaigns but everything else from branding to guidelines. The agency’s client list is one of the best around and the growth potential is huge – they’ve just opened an office in the US so there is also the potential for serious progression and travel.

You must be working (or have worked) at one of the top ATL agencies, be abel to show a folio of work with solid campaigns which showcase your typographic, illustrative and layout skills. String Photoshop is a bonus too. All personal work will be considered and seen as a bonus, so the agency can see what motivates and inspires you and what personal style you can bring to the agency.

Salary: up to £70k
Location: London
Ref: DP7483

Our client is a leading advertising agency, with a heritage that spans back to the era of Mad Men. Now part of a global Network and boasts a great client base. 
The agency has recently gone through major restructure and a new design team is being put together by its newly-appointed Head of Design. 
You will be the most senior designer in the team, working closely with the HoD and senior creatives to ensure that the standard of design is at the forefront of the work and constantly challenged. You will also be a mentor for the more junior designers and be able to motivate and inspire them by your work. A solid folio of above-the-line campaigns is a must, showcasing your own personal style, ability to push boundaries and challenge the norm. 

As well as design, you will also be required t help with art direction, go on shoots and be client-facing, so you must also have conviction in your ideas and be able to communicate well at senior level.

Salary: up to £60k
Location: London
Ref: DP7482

Great role for a studio manager to step in and create a new role for themselves within one of the big Ad agencies’ design team. You will be the gatekeeper between the design team and external distractions such as account handlers(!), managing the briefing processes, freelancers, systems and processes. This is a new role for the agency and the team is made up of around 5 full time designers, 7-8 freelancers. The role will be around 60% hands off, the rest of the time you will be required to dip into projects and help out. All work is taken through to master artwork level and then sent to a production agency who will handle the adapts and amends etc. We’re really looking for someone who has strong experience of working within the ATL sector.

The agency is currently in the process of being re-structured and this role will be pivotal to the smooth running of the new department, with a new Head of Design having already been hired. It’s a great opportunity to come onboard and have a say in how to structure the design studio processes as it’s currently a blank canvass!

 Salary: 90k – 100k

 

Are you a Creative Director that gets digital and can push its boundaries?  Are you a real life story teller that embraces a creative conundrum with finesse and creative attitude?  Are you looking for a mid-size tier 1 award winning agency renowned globally?  If so this position could be the role for you!

 

My client are looking for a Digital Creative Director that understands the importance of the new digital era that is much more than just a website.  They are looking for someone that truly understands digital whether experiential, product, social, content, web.  Someone who can create a story across multi- platform and make it work. Someone who is passionate about what they do and lead a creative department to produce outstanding award winning work.

 

Whether you are from a Copy or Art Direction background this role is all about the creative idea working closely with strategists as well with an awe inspiring ECD.  You will need to be happy and confident leading a creative department as well as being client facing and holding your own in a pitch scenario.  You will need to lead by example, be hands on, inspiring, a leader and mentor.  In return you will be involved in one of London’s most iconic creative agencies with a first class design and production team.  Your ideas will be made possible.

 

Musts:

Extensive knowledge of multi-platform digital

Hands on attitude

Born Leader

Hungry Creative

Highly strategic and conceptual thinker

 

abyass@redsofalondon.com 

Salary: £30k – £40k  
Ref: AMB5623A
Location: London

An exciting opportunity for a talented Mid-weight motion graphics designer with a demonstrable depth of experience and passion for creative branding.

Are you a Motion Graphics Designer? Have you got mad skills?Would you like to create cutting edge film for big name brands ? We’re on the hunt for an experienced, enthusiastic creative, who’s looking to push and produce the kind of work we all get excited about.To get technical, you’ll need to be comfortable working in After Effects, Cinema 4D, Final Cut or Premier. You’ll also need around 5 years experience. But above all, you’ll need a genuine love for moving images, music and popular culture. Oh and we’re also a very sociable bunch, so it would be a bonus if you’re an upbeat, friendly sort.Broadcast quality is a must.
Your Experience:
- Experienced Video Editor
- Skilled Motion Graphics Designer
- Awesome Adobe Creative Suite skills, specifically Premiere and After Effects
- High proficiency in all aspects of the Creative Suite, including Photoshop and Illustrator and InDesign.
- Animation, motion effects, video formatting and grading.
- Conceptualisation + ideation.

Your Personality:
- Talented, spirited, full of energy and drive
- Lateral thinker
- Passionate about new design trends
- Willing to adapt and be flexible
- Ambitious – for yourself and the agency
- Excellent communicator and great team player

Sound good? Go ahead and send your CV, covering note and show-reel
abyass@redsofalondon.com

Location: London Area
Salary: £30-£45k
Ref: MWDD001

RedSofa currently have a range of lovely permanent Mid-Weight Digital Designer roles that we are keen to speak to suitable candidates about. Are you looking for a new perm role? If so, get in touch straight away! We are looking for designers with varied skill-sets and experience, varying from UX/UI, Luxury brands/Fashion, Health and Advertising/Creative.

Currently, a selection of our live roles are running with the following:

- Global Healthcare Agency (health experience not required)
- Digital Tech start-up
- Branding and Design Agency
- High-end Fashion brands
- Creative start-up (part of a larger, global group of agencies)
- Creative Procurement Agency

Ideally, you will come from an agency background, with experience either campaign or build-led (dependant on the role). Experience with Adobe Suite is required alongside stand-out craft skills. The agencies are keen to get to interview stage with these roles as soon as possible, get in touch straight away for more information on these great briefs!

rmohial@redsofalondon.com

Salary: £25 – £30k
Location: London
Ref: 9934

My client a boutique pure play creative agency are looking for a copywriter to join their team. The ideal candidate would be an inspiring individual with an unique voice and a distinctive writing style as well the ability and experience to think creatively. We would highly value previous experience for a consumer brand or even themselves reflected through their various social profiles. This is a great opportunity to work on world-class clients and an award winning supportive team.

Attributes:
- Strong understanding of advertising and marketing principles
- A degree or diploma in language, Journalism, Communications or any other related field
- 1 – 4 years experience with working for an advertising or marketing agency (traditional or interactive) preferred
- Knowledge of search engine optimization, social media, and digital marketing
- A keen enthusiasm for and basic understanding of Web trends and technologies
- A solid understanding of marketing and advertising principles
- Ability to actively contribute to strategic brainstorming, campaign development, creative brief development and creative execution
- Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and effectively juggle different writing demands
- Understanding of graphic design and a keen appreciation of the interplay between textual and visual elements
abyass@redsofalondon.com

26 Apr / Senior Designer

Location: London
Salary: ​47-50k

Ref: ​KK113

I have a very exciting opportunity for a Senior Designer who relishes in working within the luxury property sector. You’ll have the opportunity to work with some of the most elite names in the property industry, creating some slick branding, print and digital work.

You will need to be a creative thinker as well as a brilliant executor of ideas, enthusiastic, proactive and organised with the ability to deliver creative solutions with well thought out concepts and strategy . The role requires a hands on approach from concept to completion.

You will need to have previously worked on high end property clients and have a book that shows this and your creative thinking.

​Please send your cv and folio to kkaur@redsofalondon.com

26 Apr / Senior Designer

Location: London
Salary: ​47k

Ref: ​KK112

Award winning design agency is looking to recruit a Senior Branding Designer to work on a key brand and to drive the creative team involved. You will have previously worked for global brands, working with existing guidelines however able to still push the boundaries of briefs and come up with unique concepts. 
You will be mad for creativity; proactive in anticipating client requirements and willing to go the extra mile. A proven ability to grow client relationships is essential and experience in working across multiple creative disciplines is too.

If you’re excited by this role and want to know more then please get in touch

​Please send your cv and folio to kkaur@redsofalondon.com