Signage Design Director Jobs in Dubai at Signworld Group

Title: Signage Design Director

Company: Signworld Group

Location: Dubai

Job description
This Signage Design Director job in Signworld, Chester, UK is based in the drawing office of the company’s head office. Work with an enviable list of high-profile blue-chip clients, and leading brands. As a full-service sign company, we design, manufacture and install national signage schemes, from multiple site re-brands to prestigious one-offs. Project managing each stage of the process to deliver corporate identity and branding solutions to some of the most recognizable names in sectors including retail, leisure, technology, finance etc.
Job Responsibilities
The Signage Design Director job’s responsibilities include:
*Collaborating with cross-functional internal teams, sales, projects, production etc
Reporting to the Operations Head
*Taking conceptual designs to create practical product design solutions across all signage types
*Producing technical drawings for production/manufacturing
*Managing external design partners (subcontractors)
*Ensuring the efficient output of the design studio workflow.
So, to be considered for this job you’ll need:
*At least 8+ years experience in a technical signage design job role*
*The ability to create technical working drawings/production drawings
*A portfolio / visual examples showcasing your relevant design work
*Strong knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite
*Ability to successfully manage multiple design projects in a fast-paced environment
*Understanding of reading architectural drawings
*Experience in Adobe Illustrator and Design software would be essential.
*Manage project timeline
*Direct interaction with the Signworld Groups Production team and clients
*Degree within an appropriate discipline such as Business, Graphic Arts, Marketing, etc or equivalent experience
*Strong knowledge of consumer product packaging, artwork and print services
*Demonstrates excellent communication ability both written and verbal & listening
*Outstanding presentation and relationship development skills
*Highly adaptable and flexible with the ability to multi-task and prioritise. *Demonstrates good attention to detail
*Idea generator with strong analytical, problem-solving, critical thinking and innovative solution capabilities
*Motivated, autonomous and self-directed attitude requiring negligible supervision
Strong collaboration skills, with the ability to work with multiple partners and peers
PC literate and experience in industry web-based briefing and approval systems
All About You
Five years of experience in artwork management or a similar role, which may include: print production, print management, graphic design, packaging development and or supply management etc
*Strong communication skills
*Ability to build collaborative relationships
*Hold people accountable
*Good organizational awareness
*Strong at influencing
*Negotiating skills
*Business partner mindset (not customer service)
*Strong project management
*Highly computer-literate
*Fluent English
*Intercultural awareness
*Previous experience in design software such as Illustrator, and other Design software.
Working hours: Monday – Thursday 8.00 am – 5.00 pm, Friday 8.00 am – 4.00 pm
Salary: £25,000 – 30,000/ annum
Other benefits:
(1) Free education for children
(2) Free healthcare
(3) 5 years visa
(4) Eligibility for citizenship in the UK
Note about applicant care: We endeavor to respond to all applicants with feedback. However, on occasion, it’s not always possible. Please also understand that we’re engaged by our clients to find people that exactly match their needs, as outlined in this job overview. While we try to consider transferable skills, our clients may not be so open. If you do not match the criteria of this job spec, unfortunately, we may not be able to consider you for this position. However, where appropriate we may store your details to consider you for other career opportunities.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: AED106,640.00 – AED127,969.00 per year
Application Question(s):

Will you be able to relocate to the UK?


signage industry: 10 years (Required)


English (Preferred)

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