We provide support, practical advice and ‘navigation’ to others that can help. Together with people affected by dementia, we are a force for change - using research and influencing to push for breakthroughs that will help people keep control of their lives. As the Head of Creative Services, you will lead your team to design, develop and deliver outstanding results that contribute to our corporate strategy.
Head of Creative Services Responsibilities:
This post is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to our inhouse creative team. Using their expertise, this postholder will ensure the team deliver a consistent and joined up approach to all our external content. Working across the Society, the role will maximise the impact of our creative content to raise awareness, build emotional engagement and champion the needs of people affected by dementia.
As a leader you will drive forward an inclusive, collaborative, high-performance environment, making sure that our values and expected standards of behaviour are embedded across the organisation, starting with your own team. Reporting to the Associate Director of Brand & Marketing, you will be responsible for setting creative direction (film, photography, brand identity and design, copywriting) and owning brand guidelines across all channels, leading for consistent implementation across all touchpoints. You will bring proven experience of leading creative excellence and innovation in content development which leads to increased awareness, engagement, and impact.
Head of Creative Services Requirements:
You'll be a first-class people manager able to inspire, coach and unite people towards a common goal. You’ll demonstrate compassion – operating with kindness and empathy and not shying away from tough conversations. You’ll be comfortable with working and leading through ambiguity. And demonstrate sound judgement in the evidence-led decisions you make for us.
If you're interested in being part of this exciting future, we want to hear from you. We are committed to equal opportunities and welcome applications for all people. If you are considering applying, and something is holding you back – just give us a call, we love to talk!
About Alzheimer’s Society:
Alzheimer’s Society is here for anyone affected by dementia to help them navigate some of the hardest and most frightening times of their lives, to provide help and hope for those who need us.
Position: Head of Creative Services
Location: Home Worker (England, Wales and NI)
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 35 hours per week
Salary: £58,931 - £66,214 - actual per annum (depending on skills and experience) + London Allowance of £3,600 where appropriate
Closing Date: 01 November 2021
Interview Date: TBC (Interviews will be conducted via Zoom or Teams)
You may have experience of the following: Head of Creative Services, Creative Services, Marketing Communications, Marketing & Communications Manager, Campaign Management, Creative Director, Head of Advertising, Media Sales etc.
Ref: 103 823