Design Director

Reference: BBBH16676
Location: Dubai
Job Type: Permanent
Date Posted: 19/11/2023


We have teamed with an incredible Boutique Branding Agency based in Dubai. They started their journey around 5 years ago and already have a strong global presence. They are known for their expertise in Hospitality Branding. They are seeking a highly talented Design Director to work with the CEO and Founder to drive both the creative output and commercial side of the business. This role requires a unique blend of creative prowess, leadership, strategic thinking, and a deep understanding of branding and design. You will have a strong portfolio demonstrating successful projects in various sectors, including hospitality, property, well-being, and lifestyle.

The role:

-Translating client briefs into project requirements.

-Planning and facilitating client and team meetings/workshops.

-Creating strategic directions and positioning for brands.

-Leveraging branding knowledge to create remarkable brands.

-Overseeing brand identity concept generation and execution.

-Emphasis storytelling in brand creation.

-Staying updated with industry trends.

-Providing inspiration and art direction to the Brand team.

-Reviewing and signing off on all Brand team production work.

-Supporting, mentoring, and reviewing team members.

-Project management and scheduling of the Brand team's workflow.

-Business acumen to balance design and profitability.

-Developing and maintaining client relationships.

-Contributing to new business activities and client acquisition.

-Speaking at events to promote the agency.

-Reporting to the leadership team on team performance and growth initiatives.

-Writing blogs, thought leadership pieces, and project case studies.

-Responsible for key client accounts and fostering lasting relationships.

-Strategic recruitment and growth of the Brand team.


-Incredible skill in ideas and concept generation

-Strong portfolio filled with Brand strategy and identity creation.

-Experience in Copywriting and tone of voice creation.

-Creative development, including logos and visuals.

-Luxury Art and photography direction.

-Strong experience working with campaign-related graphic material creation.

-Designing communication packages and environmental graphics.

-Designing uniforms and packaging.

-Designing responsive website interfaces and e-commerce apps.

This opportunity is based in Dubai, you will be working in their studio 4 days per week and 1 day from home.

The salary is 33,000AED per month

Please apply with your CV and Portfolio to

We are passionate about promoting diversity, inclusion, and equality, and are committed to working with clients who share our outlook. We offer equal opportunities to all candidates regardless of background, identity, sexuality, and disability. We strive to create inclusive cultures where diversity is seen as real value for the company. Our mission is for everyone to feel empowered to be their true authentic selves at work.

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