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creative director jobs in ​leicester

At Beyond The Book we specialise in recruitment in the Creative, Marketing and Digital space, including Creative Directors.
Typically, a Creative Director will play a key role in the senior management team within a creative agency or in-house marketing and creative team, usually reporting to the Managing Director. The Creative Director role is strategic, conceptual, and will provide leadership and creative direction for a multidisciplinary creative team.
 
A Creative Director role will suit someone who has had a successful career in the creative industry working with an impressive client of global brands, working in-house or for an agency with multiple clients in various sectors or specialising in certain sectors such as retail, leisure and hospitality, or corporate communications.
 
The Creative Director role would usually encompass the following responsibilities:
Lead and inspire a multidisciplinary creative team of Graphic Designers, Art Directors, 3D Designers, Motion Graphics Designers, Copywriters and Artworkers, providing creative direction and ongoing mentorship. Work with clients at a strategic business level and take the creative lead on pitches and proposals. Managing client relationships alongside client services and ensure all creative work is delivered in accordance with brand guidelines, on budget and on time. Create concepts for multi-platform, multi-channel advertising campaigns that meet client business objectives and provide creative and design direction over the key visuals and roll-out. Lead branding and brand re-positioning projects from a strategic and creative perspective. Able to share and take advantage of extensive experience working with clients and brands in B2B and B2C sectors. Keep up to date with digital innovation.

​About Leicester
Leicester is probably best known for its historical treasures, and most recently in 2012, the remains of King Richard III being found in a car park! The site is now a visitors’ centre where visitors can learn the story of the King’s life and death and see the archaeological site where his remains were found.
Nelson Mandela Park, Belgrave Hall and the Great Central Railway are among the various tourist attractions that keep the city busy all year round.
Beaumont Shopping Centre, Leicester Market and St Martin's Square provide a plethora of retail options, hosting everything from high street goods to handmade crafts and homemade foods.
Leicester is the home to Leicester City Football club at the King Power Stadium. The club rose to fame after their spectacular Premier League win in 2015–16; their first top-level football championship.
The city also has two universities, De Montfort University and the University of Leicester, situated only less than a mile in walking distance apart.