Digital Creative Director

Digital & Creative London, UK

Dedicated to delivering meaningful solutions

You will love this role if:

  • Provide creative direction and UX guidance, and be a source of inspiration across all design projects
  • Mentor, line manage and recruitment for the digital design team (currently 4 reports)
  • Support with new business opportunities, developing concepts, strategies and presentations to showcase our capabilities
  • Consistently raise and push design standards and strive to keep the creative output fresh
  • Champion digital creativity to our clients and across the wider OPEN Health organisation
  • Support the development of a respected creative reputation, embodying our Digital Heart mantra, both externally and internally
  • Be a champion of best practice, including inclusive/accessible design, user-centred design and collaborative development hand-off
  • Present design concepts, digital strategies and design credentials to potential/existing clients in a confident, engaging manner
  • Facilitate workshops, design reviews and ideation sessions with internal and external stakeholders
  • Work closely with the development team to establish best practice workflows and support with technical solution strategies
  • Play a key part in ensuring the wellbeing of the team and establishing a strong culture based on collaboration, creativity and compassion
  • Determine the best design approach for each project and collaborate with the project management team to manage scheduling and workloads, project timelines and estimates
  • Get hands on as an individual contributor when required

You will be a success if you:

  • Present design concepts, digital strategies and design credentials to potential/existing clients in a confident, engaging manner
  • Facilitate workshops, design reviews and ideation sessions with internal and external stakeholders
  • Work closely with the development team to establish best practice workflows and support with technical solution strategies
  • Play a key part in ensuring the wellbeing of the team and establishing a strong culture based on collaboration, creativity and compassion
  • Determine the best design approach for each project and collaborate with the project management team to manage scheduling and workloads, project timelines and estimates
  • Get hands on as an individual contributor when required

As part of the OPEN Health Digital team, you’ll be responsible for the following activities:

A portfolio of exceptional digital projects that demonstrate creative leadership as well as personal design craftProven experience leading and mentoring a design team in an agency environmentExcellent presentation and communication skills, with the ability to communicate in a succinct and engaging manner and build relationships internally and externallyGood understanding of technology stacks and development standards – able to communicate with developers and contribute to technical solutionsDeep knowledge and experience of UX processes and methodologies, graphic design and UI principles, and usability best practicesExperience in pharmaceutical/healthcare sector would be an advantage

What you’ll bring:

  • A portfolio of exceptional digital projects that demonstrate creative leadership as well as personal design craft
  • Proven experience leading and mentoring a design team in an agency environment
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills, with the ability to communicate in a succinct and engaging manner and build relationships internally and externally
  • Good understanding of technology stacks and development standards – able to communicate with developers and contribute to technical solutions
  • Deep knowledge and experience of UX processes and methodologies, graphic design and UI principles, and usability best practices
  • Experience in pharmaceutical/healthcare sector would be an advantage



Reasons to join OPEN Health

People are at the heart of our business. Without our incredibly talented people we couldn’t offer our clients the world-class service they have come to expect. We know how important it is to support, develop, reward and encourage.

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About OPEN Health

OPEN Health brings together deep scientific knowledge, global understanding and broad specialist expertise to support our clients in improving health outcomes and patient wellbeing.

We are united as one flexible organization, harnessing the power of the collective to solve complex challenges. Our global team of experts — many with PhDs and PharmDs — work strategically alongside our client partners in Medical Affairs, Health Economics and Outcomes Research (HEOR), Market Access and Commercial teams across a wide range of therapy areas.

OPEN Health: Established as many. United as one.

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If you're interested in this position, please click the link below to apply. If you have any questions, please email us at talentteam@openhealthgroup.com, or call the Talent Team on 01628 481112.

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