Job Description

Title: Digital Design Lead - Accenture Song

Location: London - The work location for this role will include a mix of working remotely, onsite at a client or in an Accenture office or center.

Career Level: 7 Manager

Competitive Salary and Package (depending on experience)

Accenture Song accelerates growth and value for our clients through sustained customer relevance. Our capabilities span ideation to execution: growth, product and experience design; technology and experience platforms; creative, media and marketing strategy; and campaign, content and channel orchestration. With strong client relationships and deep industry expertise, we help our clients operate at the speed of life through the unlimited potential of imagination, technology and intelligence. Visit us at: www.accenture.com/song

As a team…

You'll learn, grow and advance in an innovative culture that thrives on shared success, diverse ways of thinking and enables boundary less opportunities that can drive your career in new and exciting ways

If you’re looking for a challenging career working in a vibrant environment with access to training and a global network of experts, this could be the role for you. As part of our global team, you'll be working with cutting-edge technologies and will have the opportunity to develop a wide range of new skills on the job. 

The Role:

We are looking for an inspiring Digital Design Lead to work within Spark44’s Digital Experience team on two of the most iconic and desirable automotive brands in Great Britain today.


The Digital Design Lead will work across both brands on their respective global responsive websites. Both brands continually strive to offer the best online experiences for their current and prospective customers, delivering and impactful, meaningful and beautifully crafted experiences.


You will be expected to create and develop outstanding creative concepts across both brands, both for current and future platforms.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Concept new ideas working in partnership with a UX architect
  • Deliver inspiring design solutions that exceed expectations
  • Produce dynamic and engaging full-motion prototypes
  • Maintain, develop, and update complex component libraries
  • Work on digital products across both brands
  • Ensure all your own, and teams work, is of the highest possible standard
  • Present ideas and work to the Design Director, Creative Director, clients, and the wider team
  • Take responsibility and ownership for your own, and team projects
  • Collaborate and work dynamically with in a small team

You will have extraordinary digital design, motion and craft skills along with detailed understanding of designing intuitive site functionality, interaction, site architecture, user interfaces, navigation and digital experiences, along with component libraries and design systems.

Not only will you be tasked with creating original concepts, and beautifully detailed execution, you will also have a strong knowledge of what is technically feasible across multiple platforms, along with a user-centric approach to digital design, combining photography, film, CGI and motion graphics to create interactive stories, prototypes and experiences for big global brands.



Qualifications

  • Highly talented Lead Digital Designer within a digital agency, or leading in-house creative team
  • An outstanding portfolio of work which demonstrates mastery of your craft
  • Detailed record of delivering beautiful and meaningful experiences, along with their commercial impact
  • Industry-leading knowledge of interaction, digital, and user experience design
  • Deep understanding of all digital design trends, e-commerce platforms, automotive and luxury brands
  • Detailed experience of creating and developing complex design systems
  • Expert motion graphic/animation/protoyping skills (Principle/Figma)
  • Inspirational - encouraging big ideas and innovative design approaches and processes
  • Ability to work within tight deadlines
  • Creative team leadership, directing and mentoring Senior, Mid & Junior designers
  • Strong teamwork skills and the ability to inspire work of others, including freelancers and 3rd party agencies
  • Proven experience of collaboration with creative, technology, user experience and strategy teams
  • A breadth of experience on multiple platforms – desktop, tablet, mobile
  • Proficient in all Adobe Creative Suite and motion-based software
  • Have a BA in Design, Interactive Media, or related subject (preferred, not essential)

What’s in it for you

At Accenture in addition to a competitive basic salary, you will also have an extensive benefits package which includes (25-30) days’ vacation per year, private medical insurance and 3 extra days leave per year for charitable work of your choice!

Flexibility and mobility are required to deliver this role as there will be requirements to spend time onsite with our clients and partners to enable delivery of the first-class services we are known for.

Please note that with all our roles, you should expect some in-person time for collaboration, learning and building relationships with clients, peers, leaders and communities.

As an employer, we will be as flexible as possible to support your specific work/life needs.

About Accenture Song

We connect deep human and business insights with the power of technology to define and deliver new realities. Experiences that can make lives easier, healthier, safer, and rewarding. At Accenture Song, we’re reimagining business through experience.

Website: https://www.accenture.com/gb-en/about/accenture-song-index

Industry: Marketing & Advertising


Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Song, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 674,000 people deliver on the promise of technology and human ingenuity every day, serving clients in more than 120 countries. We embrace the power of change to create value and shared success for our clients, people, shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at accenture.com.

Accenture is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of society and does not discriminate on grounds of race, religion or belief, ethnic or national origin, disability, age, citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership status, sexual orientation, or gender identity, or any other basis as protected by applicable law.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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COVID-19 update:  The safety and well-being of our candidates, our people and their families continues to be a top priority. Until travel restrictions change, interviews will continue to be conducted virtually. 

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