Creative director

  • Full Time
  • Lagos
  • Posted 8 months ago

ABOUT MEZOVEST

Mezovest is a fintech lending platform and commerce solutions company that executes an ecosystem of infrastructure, trading and financing for the LPG value chain.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

We are seeking a versatile and innovative Creative Director who also possesses strong Product Design skills to lead our creative team and drive the design and development of our products. As a Creative Director & Product Designer, you will be responsible for overseeing the artistic direction and visual identity of our brand while also contributing to the design and user experience of our products.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Creative Direction:

Define and maintain the brand’s visual identity, ensuring consistent application across all touchpoints.
Develop and communicate the overall creative vision and design strategy to align with business objectives.
Lead, mentor, and inspire the creative team, including graphic designers, artists, and other creative professionals.
Collaborate with marketing and communication teams to ensure brand messaging is visually compelling and resonates with the target audience.
Stay updated on industry trends and competitors’ visual strategies to continuously evolve our brand identity.
Product Design:

Lead the design of user-centered digital products, including websites, applications, and other digital interfaces.
Create wireframes, prototypes, and interactive designs that enhance user experience and functionality.
Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including product managers, developers, and marketers, to translate business goals into exceptional user experiences.
Conduct user research, usability testing, and gather feedback to iterate and refine design concepts.
Ensure the final product design maintains a cohesive brand identity and aligns with user needs.
Design Strategy:
Develop and implement design strategies that align with the company’s goals and target audience.
Drive innovation and creativity in design thinking and problem-solving processes.
Balance aesthetic and functional considerations to create visually appealing and user-friendly designs.
Work closely with stakeholders to understand their needs and translate them into effective design solutions.
Leadership & Collaboration:

Collaborate effectively with internal teams and external partners, fostering a culture of teamwork and open communication.
Provide constructive feedback and guidance to the creative team to help them develop their skills and achieve their potential.
Present design concepts and strategies to executive teams and stakeholders, articulating the rationale behind design decisions.
Manage project timelines, budgets, and resources to ensure successful project delivery.
Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree in related field; Master’s degree is a plus.
Proven experience as a Creative Director, Art Director, or similar role.
Strong portfolio demonstrating proficiency in both Creative Direction and Product Design.
Proficiency in design software such as Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Figma, or similar tools.
Experience with user-centered design principles and practices.
Understanding of front-end development and responsive design principles.
Excellent leadership, communication, and presentation skills.
Ability to manage multiple projects and teams in a fast-paced environment.
Up-to-date with industry trends and creative technologies.
If you are a visionary leader with a passion for both creative direction and product design, we encourage you to apply and help us shape exceptional user experiences and drive our brand forward.
Job Type: Full-time

Salary: ₦250,000.00 – ₦300,000.00 per month

Ability to commute/relocate:

Lagos: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)
Education:

Undergraduate (Required)
Application Deadline: 09/11/2023

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