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London

Graduate Scheme

Applications are now open for our 2017/2018 Client Servicing and Strategy Graduate Scheme, based in our London Studio. You must read this blog post before submitting your application as it contains everything you need to know about the scheme, how to apply, and the kind of person we are looking for. By submitting an application for our Graduate Scheme you are confirming that you either graduated in 2016 or are due to graduate in 2017.

Applications close on 27 March 2017.

Good luck!

Applications are now open for our Client Servicing / Strategy Graduate Scheme...

Amsterdam

Internship

We're always on the hunt for talented people to join the team, and we're currently offering internship opportunities in both the Design and Client Servicing teams in our Amsterdam studio. Maybe you're a super talented Design student, or perhaps you're studying for a Marketing or Business degree and have a keen interest in FMCG design and branding - either way, impress us with your CV/portfolio, tell us why you'd make a great intern, and we'll invite you in for chat to find out more. Please note that we can only accept applicants who are still studying during their internship. Our new interns will join the team in March/April 2017 so get your application in quick!

Intern opportunities in Design and Client Servicing

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Singapore

Client Director

With a background working with FMCG clients in a brand design agency, our new Client Director will be right at home communicating in both English and Mandarin. All the usual things you’d expect of a Client Director role apply here: inspirational team leader, proactive in seeking new opportunities, the ability to work in genuine partnership with colleagues and clients, and so on. You will champion our high creative standards and be just like the rest of the team here at Design Bridge – resourceful, open minded, and excited about pushing design in new directions. If this sounds like you then we’d love to hear from you.

English and Mandarin-speaking with FMCG experience

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London

Design Director

We’re on the hunt for an experienced Design Director with the ambition and creative ability to become one of our next Creative Directors. Confidently leading the client relationship, you will be responsible for inspiring and motivating your team to produce insightful and award-wining creative solutions. To complement your broad range of packaging and brand design experience for big global brands, you will be a strategic thinker who is ready to take the next step in your career and really make a difference to your client’s business through innovative design. If you think you have the right level of experience and are ready for a new creative challenge then get in touch, show us your portfolio, and let’s have a chat.

You'll have excellent attention to detail...

New York

Senior Client Director

With an impressive career built around brand design and packaging, plus a knack for solving complex business challenges, our new Senior Client Director will oversee major projects, instilling creativity and collaboration at all times. You will have a natural ability to guide your clients, advising them on the best solutions and what is truly right for the brand, as well as ensuring our opportunities outside of packaging design are maximised with them. To complement your branding expertise and flair for relationship building, you will have plenty of experience working with big, global FMCG brands.

Advising clients on what is truly right for their brand

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Amsterdam

Design Director

Our Amsterdam studio is looking for a talented Design Director who has the drive, ambition and creative ability to eventually become one of our next budding Creative Directors. Ideally you’ll be a bit like us: a cultural sponge, attentive to and appreciative of detail, but who also gets the bigger picture. Equally important is someone who is passionate, engaging, personable and open to ideas. We’re looking for someone who will grow with us and contribute to the working culture we love. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you then we’d love to hear from you. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV/PDF portfolio in English. Please note this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Driven, ambitious, with a meticulous eye for detail

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London

Senior Designer

We’re looking for an exceptional Senior Designer with impressive experience in (but not limited to) brand and packaging design for global premium drinks, spirits and FMCG brands. Supporting your Design Director, you’ll be confident in leading major projects for your team, encouraging creativity and collaboration at all times. You’ll be a strategic thinker whose impeccable crafting skills will be an asset to every project you work on, and you’ll enjoy presenting to clients with confidence and conviction. Your new creative home will be our London studio in the heart of Clerkenwell, bustling with culture and creativity. We're sure that, just like us, you'll never tire of seeing the steeple of the church opposite our building turning pink in the late afternoon sunlight.

Experience in global premium drinks, spirits and FMCG brands

London

Senior Client Director

With an impressive career built around branding and packaging design, plus a knack for solving complex business challenges, our new Senior Client Director will oversee major projects for famous brands. You will have a natural ability to guide your clients, advising them on the best solutions and what is truly right for the brand. To complement your branding expertise and flair for relationship building, you will also be an inspirational leader who takes great pleasure in motivating, nurturing and developing your team.

Overseeing major projects for famous brands

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Amsterdam

Senior Implementation Designer

This role is all about the detail. As a Senior Implementation Designer, you will work closely with creative leads to ensure that the design intent of the projects you work on is beautifully and meticulously crafted across all executions. You will have proven experience of producing high quality, consistent, and brilliantly crafted work for a leading brand/packaging design agency, and you will use your expertise to proactively develop new approaches and fresh ideas, contributing to the unique creative spirit of our Amsterdam Studio. The person in this role will be a key anchor point in the team, providing long-term crafting knowledge for future generations of design rollouts for some of the biggest brands we work with. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV/PDF portfolio in English. Please note this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Meticulous attention to detail...

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New York

Client Business Director

Our NYC team is growing and we’re now looking for an exceptional Client Business Director to work with one of our core clients. You’ll be responsible for building on and strengthening the client relationship, so a good strategic grasp of brands and design, as well as a wider understanding of communications, is essential. This is a senior role so if you have a passion for brands and creativity, and at least 10 years experience gained from working in integrated, communication and design agencies on FMCG and retail brands, then we’d love to hear from you.

Strategically minded, lots of experience developing FMCG & retail clients

Amsterdam

Client Manager

If you have Client Servicing experience working with FMCG brands (ideally beverages) at a brand/packaging design agency, this could be the perfect opportunity to join our Amsterdam Studio. Supporting senior members of your team, you’ll throw yourself into our collaborative ways of working – from taking the client brief, through the design process, right up to production and implementation. A passion for brands and design is, of course, a must for everyone who works at Design Bridge. Your new work home will be in our beautiful studio on the Overtoom, backing on to the tranquil Vondelpark. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV in English. Please note this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Working at the heart of our Client Servicing team

London

Client Director

Independently leading the client partnership, our new Client Director will oversee multiple design projects, ensuring that our collaborative approach to working with the strategy and creative teams is maintained at all times. Packaging design experience across major global brands is crucial, but additional branding experience from working at a leading agency is also welcomed. This role is for a new, French client and requires a French-speaking person, familiar with the French working culture and willing to split their working week between London and France. If you’re passionate, engaging, personable and open to ideas then we want to hear from you!

Fluent in French? Please read on...

London

Junior Presentations Designer

Do you have a natural ability to present information in a beautiful way? We’re looking for a Junior Presentations Designer to add that extra special layer of craft, care and magic to our presentations – both internal and client-facing. The right person will be a whizz with PowerPoint and comfortable using the Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office. As you’ll work on a variety of presentations and documents, attention to detail, a creative eye and bags of enthusiasm and ideas are really important. Equally important are excellent organisation and communication skills as you’ll be working with all sorts of people in our London Studio, found in the creative hub of Clerkenwell.

Presenting information beautifully...

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Amsterdam

Creative Director

We’re looking for an ambitious Creative Director to join our team in Amsterdam. It goes without saying that the right person for this role will produce exceptional, insightful and award-winning creative solutions for our global clients. We’re also looking for someone who will drive the client relationship, always on the look out for new opportunities to grow the business. Equally important is someone who takes great pleasure in motivating, nurturing and developing his or her team. As an ambassador for our Amsterdam Studio, you'll also maintain a keen interest in what's happening around the industry. If you think that you have the right experience then get in touch – we’d love to hear from you. This is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week, and please send us your CV/portfolio in English.

Championing collaborative working and inspiring creativity

Singapore

Design Director

We’re looking for a Design Director with a keen eye for creative collaborative opportunities to work on some of the world’s leading FMCG brands. You'll be confident presenting to clients, working closely with your wider team to find new opportunities to grow the business. You’ll have an avid appreciation for the industry and its various offshoots - not just where design has been, but where it’s going and where it could go. Your new creative address will be a beautiful period building on the main (and quite magical) thoroughfare of our vibrant Singapore home, Kampong Glam. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV/PDF portfolio in English.

Creative and collaborative

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London

Strategy Director

As our new Strategy Director you'll have plenty of experience in bringing commercial understanding and business insights to help your team understand the opportunities and challenges that clients face. Confidently leading conversations with some of our biggest clients, you'll work closely with our Creative Directors and Senior Client Servicing team to solve complex business problems with innovative strategic brand thinking, positioning Design Bridge as a strategic partner that can add value beyond specific projects. You'll have a natural ability to "clarify, simplify and inspire", and you'll thrive in our unique Studio environment, encouraging curiosity, creativity, and a collaborative working culture as you go.

Innovative strategic brand thinking

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Singapore

Client Business Director

We’re on the hunt for a Client Business Director to take responsibility for one of our key FMCG clients, building on and strengthening the relationship with the most senior level directors we work with. A passion for brands and creativity is essential, as well as at least 10 years experience gained from working in design, integrated, or communication agencies on major global FMCG brands. The right person will have a good strategic grasp of brands and design as well as a wider understanding of brand communications. If you think this is the right opportunity for you and you can bring the experience and level of excellence we need in this role, then we would love to hear from you. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV/PDF portfolio in English.

Responsible for our relationship with a global FMCG client

Amsterdam

Financial Accountant

We’re really proud of our Finance Team here at Design Bridge, and we’re looking for a Financial Accountant to join our lively - and lovely - Amsterdam studio. With your all-round accounting knowledge, you will ensure the smooth and effective day-to-day running of the general ledger, purchase ledger, bank account, payments, petty cash. You will support billing, credit control and project accounting. Supporting the Finance Director, you will also assist in the monthly close, year-end audit, management reporting and analysis. The ideal person for this role will be a bit like us - insightful, confident, intuitive, personable and with a sense of humour. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV in English. Please note this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

All-round accounting knowledge

London

Operations Director

Our new Operations Director has a senior and pivotal role to play in our London Studio. Working in close collaboration with the most senior team members, and alongside our 2 existing Operations Directors, you will ensure that multiple work streams are planned, resourced, tracked and delivered to the client timeline and budget, meeting our high creative standards. The right person will have exceptional project, finance management and communication skills, be commercially minded, and have a thorough knowledge of the design process. A passion for good design and a firm but friendly and approachable manner is also a must.

Commercially & financially minded with a passion for design

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Amsterdam

Presentations Designer

Do you have a creative eye, meticulous attention to detail, and a natural ability to present information in a beautiful way? If you know PowerPoint like the back of your hand, and you’re comfortable using the Adobe Suite and Microsoft Office, our new Presentations Designer opportunity could be right up your street. This is a middleweight, client-facing role so you must be confident working and communicating with all sorts of people. A couple of other things to note: we’re an English speaking company so please send your CV in English, your portfolio must include examples of presentations, and this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Combining a creative eye with exceptional PowerPoint skills

New York

Senior Designer

We’re looking for a brilliant Senior Designer with plenty of experience working with global CPG/FMCG brands to join our team in New York. With impressive experience in (but not limited to) branding, packaging and corporate identity design, your conceptual and strategic thinking plus impeccable crafting skills will be an asset to every project. You’ll understand the importance of storytelling in design, and be comfortable presenting to clients. We’re looking for someone who is ready to take ownership of their projects and become our next Design Director, or perhaps you’ve already recently taken that next step up but are looking for a new challenge. We’re a small but growing team in NYC and everyone plays an important role in contributing to the culture and making it an amazing place to work, so impress us with your portfolio and we’ll invite you in for a cup of tea.

FMCG packaging & brand design experience needed

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Amsterdam

Client Business Director

We’re looking for an inspirational Client Business Director with exceptional leadership qualities to take responsibility for building on, and strengthening, the relationship with one of our largest growing FMCG clients. You'll be commercially-minded, ensuring that we're making the most of all possible business opportunities. The right person will have an excellent strategic grasp of brands and design as well as a broad understanding of brand communications. If you think that you can bring the experience and level of excellence we need in this role, then we would love to hear from you. We’re an English speaking company so please send your CV in English. Please note this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Strengthening the relationship with a large FMGC client

Singapore

Client Manager

If you’re an experienced Client Manager who is fluent in Mandarin and English, and looking for a new challenge, then you’re in the right place! Based in our lovely Singapore Studio in Kampong Glam, you will be working on a large, global account, supporting your Client Director in managing strategic design projects for our clients based in China. This is a brilliant role for someone who is looking to take the next step in their career, developing their client relationship and project management skills. As we’re an English speaking company, please send us your CV in English.

A lovely opportunity to join our Singapore team

Amsterdam

IT Assistant

Working alongside the IT Manager, our new IT Assistant will help to ensure the smooth and efficient running of the IT and telecommunications systems in our Amsterdam Studio. Day-to-day you’ll juggle all sorts of tasks, such as user support, domain administration, IT inductions for new employees, maintenance of hardware and software, and other ad-hoc IT projects. As we mainly work in a Mac environment, relevant experience in an IT support role is essential. We're an English-speaking company so excellent English communication skills are also really important (so please send us your CV in English). Ultimately we’re looking for someone who is friendly and helpful, and who takes an interest in all things IT-related in the outside world, particularly within the design industry. Please note that this is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week.

Helping our Studio run smoothly

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London

Client Director

With extensive brand design agency experience working on challenging global FMCG rebrand projects, our new Client Director will have a deep understanding of - and passion for - consumer brands. You will be a true relationship–builder who is right at home working with senior clients on complex brand problems. Supporting your Client Business Director, you will drive and develop the client relationship. Equally important to us is someone who can oversee multiple design projects whilst inspiring and motivating the people you work with, ensuring that our collaborative approach to working with the Strategy and Creative teams is maintained at all times. If you’ve got the experience to match and are keen for a new challenge then get in touch.

Global FMCG experience needed

Singapore

Senior 3D Designer

If you are an Industrial Packaging Designer with solid experience in 3D brand design looking for a new challenge, this could be the role for you. We’re looking for someone who is naturally insightful, intuitive and inquisitive about all aspects of brand design. Working across all brand experience disciplines - from packaging to product to environments – you will take ownership of your projects, bringing fresh, strategic 3D design thinking to the team and clients. Your new creative home will be a beautiful period building on the main (and quite magical) thoroughfare of our vibrant Singapore home, Kampong Glam. As we are an English speaking company please send your CV and PDF portfolio in English.

From packaging to product to brand environments...

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New York

Senior Client Manager

We're on the hunt for a brilliant Senior Client Manager to join our busy NYC team. You'll have plenty of experience managing major re-brand projects at another leading brand/packaging design agency, and you''ll genuinely enjoy building and maintaining client relationships, always seeking out new opportunities to grow the business. Equally important to us is someone who is a real team player, excited about pushing brand design in new directions. If you’re passionate, engaging, personable, and ready for your next challenge, then we would love to meet you.

Team player with a knack for building relationships

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Amsterdam

Client Director

We're on the lookout for a brilliant Client Director to drive and develop the relationship with one of our key global clients. The right person for this role will have impressive experience working with global FMCG brands in a brand/packaging design agency, and will be right at home working with senior clients on complex brand problems. Supporting senior directors and helping mentor the junior members, you will be an inspiring and motivating addition to our lovely team in Amsterdam. Your new creative home will be our unique studio on the Overtoom – a converted stables originally built in 1872 by the Amsterdamsche Omnibus Maatschappij. This is a full-time position requiring a 5 day working week and, as we are an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume in English.

Driving and developing the client relationship

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London

Want to...

We're always keen to hear from talented people who get what we do, why we do it, and want to work with us to do it even better. If this sounds like you, send us your CV/PDF portfolio and tell us a bit about yourself. If we think that you'd be a good fit then we'll invite you in for a cup of tea and a chat. Please note that we do get a lot of applications and emails so we can only get back to the people we think are a good match.

work with us?

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Fancy...

We're always keen to hear from talented people who get what we do, why we do it, and want to work with us to do it even better. If this sounds like you, send us your resume/PDF portfolio and tell us a bit about yourself. If we think that you'd be a good fit then we'll invite you in for a cup of tea and a chat. Please note that we do get a lot of applications and emails so we can only get back to the people we think are a good match.

...joining our team in NYC?

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Singapore

Get in touch...

We're always happy to hear from talented people who get what we do, why we do it, and want to work with us to do it even better. If this sounds like you, send us your CV/PDF portfolio and tell us a bit about yourself. If we think that you'd be a good fit for our Singapore team then we'll invite you for a chat. Please note that we do get a lot of applications and emails so we can only get back to the people we think are a good match.

...if you'd like to join our Singapore team

Amsterdam

Keen to...

We're always happy to hear from talented people who get what we do, why we do it, and want to work with us to do it even better. If this sounds like you, send us your CV/PDF portfolio and tell us a bit about yourself. Please note that we do get a lot of applications and emails so we can only get back to the people that we think are a good fit for the team.

...work in our Amsterdam Studio?

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Design Bridge

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