Do you have a background in UI, UX, service design or similar? Are you a leader that thrives when you make others shine or do you wish to take the next step in your career and become one? If you have a desire to lead a team as well as our strategy on design, and describe yourself as solution-oriented, curious and courageous - join us at Block Zero as our new Head of Design and be a part of building the future with design and technology!Om tjänsten
This is a direct recruitment, which means that the recruitment process takes place through Bravura and you are employed directly by Block Zero.Om företaget
Block Zero is a studio of designers, engineers, strategists and storytellers. We collaborate with a diverse array of clients, from small startups to multinational industry leaders, to envision, design and refine their product and service offerings using groundbreaking and emerging technology. We design delightful physical and digital experiences, prototype solutions, and help our clients tell a clear, cohesive story that ties together their product, brand and company.
We are located in Malmö but we come from all over the world and keep a global and inclusive perspective when tackling challenges. In addition to principles of human centric design, our passions include strong coffee, good music, and inspiring conversations. Block Zero was founded in 2015 and six years on we are out of infancy but maintain a childlike sense of curiosity and openness to novelty.
We are social and would love to invite all of you over to the office but at the moment please instead meet us at our website Block Zero, Block Zero Studio Instagram or Block Zero Facebook.Arbetsuppgifter
As Head of Design, you are a shaper of our culture, an ambassador for the connection between technology and design and an integral part of our talented and close-knit team. You are cross-functional in your role, collaborating in client projects, growing and developing the design team, as well as our company strategy.
Your responsibilities include:
- Guiding our group of designers as well as our entire approach to the design discipline. You will be mentoring and nurturing the creative team while challenging and introducing new and innovative methods of creative execution, as well as coaching and developing individual team members by cultivating people's skills and growth.
- Contributing to the strategic direction of the studio together with the rest of the management team. Which means providing key concepts and brand positioning as well as tactical and strategic direction in our selection of business segments and clients.
- Acting as a thought-leader in the practice of design and innovation and representing Block Zero externally to clients and future team members.
- Being an active spokesperson in the creative design community by being involved in for example teaching and speaking engagements.
- You have a professional background in design. Probably in UX, but could perhaps also be service design, UI design, interaction design, visual design or similar.
- You have experience of working in design projects from e.g. a product company or an agency, with a variety of clients.
- You have a desire or experience of leading and/or building creative design teams.
- It is a plus if you have an established network with other design leaders and professionals.
- You are proficient in English, in writing and speech.
We will put great emphasis on personal qualities and suitability for this recruitment. As a person you are ambitious and driven with a high sense of entrepreneurship. You are curious, fearless and have a desire to push boundaries and explore what design can do for the way we live. Our need for you to be an active leader in the design community requires you to stay updated with the latest thinking. To fit into the role of Head of Design you also must be communicative and intellectually curious. Since you will manage a team of four designers, you are an empathic and trust-building leader.Övrig information
Start: According to agreement
Salary: Individual, according to agreement
Questions about Bravura's recruitment process? You will find answers to the most common questions here:http://bravura.se/min-profil/fragor-och-svar/
If you have specific questions about the service, we ask you to firstname.lastname@example.org then someone on the team will help you. Specify the job in question.
We recommend that you submit your application immediately as we make an ongoing selection. We look forward to your application!
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