KISS are seeking a full-time Design director to lead the creative in our studio in Leeds.
KISS are seeking a full-time Design director to lead the creative in our studio in Leeds. This is a search for an exceptional creative, dedicated to producing outstanding work and who wants to help us build global recognition for brand design.
KISS is a strategic branding studio, lead by Poonam Saini & Matt Kilb, nestled along the riverside in The Calls, Leeds. KISS’ purpose is to keep things simple. This means creative projects are led by the founders who cherry-pick an expert support team from the KISS collective on a project-by-project basis.
The studio mission follows 3 aspects. One, to help brand owners and senior leadership fall in love with their brands again or feel confident to bring a new brand to life. Two, engage with new fresh audiences to help future-proof their brands. Three, transform the business to be prepared for the multiverse of branding.
Projects span a diverse range of markets across food and drink, place-making, enterprise, tech, retail and hospitality with a broad range of brand-oriented services. All united by a burning desire to be set for a successful future.
As a young company, we’re run by young minds with fresh ideas, transforming the brands we love and we act as a close creative partner to those businesses.
You will be a key player in our small team and leading creative output in a truly diverse array of projects, bringing brave ideas and quality execution to enhance our client brands and projects.
You will work closely with our Founders and creative team to conceptualize, develop, and execute outstanding design solutions that drive brand success. You’ll be responsible for leading the creative process from concept generation to development, brand world implementation across identity, packaging, digital and environment – effectively answering the brief and manifesting the collective vision to the highest possible quality.
KISS is highly strategic and will require applicants to have a strong understanding of the commercial and strategic impact of design.
Branding agency experience is a must,with a minimum of 9 years and be able to demonstrate your ability to create and steer high level creative and work comfortablywithin a small team.
Innovate and be in-the-know
We need someone who strives for excellence and represents this in their portfolio, showcasing a variety of conceptual brand work, distinctiveness and strategic thinking that’s well crafted.
Frankly, we’re looking for someone that lives and breathes design and has a willingness to push it, someone who wants to use KISS to make an impact in the industry and be a core pillar in a growing business.
We’re looking for someone with the right qualities:
Join KISS and be part of a dynamic team that creates impactful and memorable brand experiences. If you are a seasoned brand designer with a passion for creativity and a drive to shape the future of brands, we’d love for you to apply.
Send your CV, Portfolio and why you’d love to be a part of KISS to email@example.com