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London

Graduate Scheme

Applications are now open for our 2019 Client Servicing and Strategy Graduate Scheme, based in our London Studio. Before starting your application, please read this blog post, which contains everything you need to know about the scheme, the process, and what we want to see in your application. By submitting an application you are confirming that you either graduated in 2018 or are due to graduate in 2019.

Applications close on Friday 22 March. Good luck!

Client Servicing and Strategy

Shanghai

Design Director

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Design Director to join our growing team in Shanghai. With a broad range of brand design projects in your portfolio, you will also have proven experience working with alcoholic drinks brands in China to share with us, too. The right person for this role will be confident presenting to senior clients, who will work closely with the wider team to find new opportunities to grow the business. A conceptual thinker who thrives on turning a creative challenge into beautifully crafted design, you'll take responsibility for inspiring and motivating your team to produce insightful and award-wining creative solutions across multiple consumer touchpoints - from visual identities to branded environments, packaging and digital. Think you have the right level of experience and you are ready for a new creative challenge? We'd love to meet you! As we are an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume and portfolio in English.

Alcoholic drinks experience

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New York

Senior Brand Strategist

We’re looking for a Senior Brand Strategist to join our growing, busy Studio in New York. With a deep understanding of the role that creative strategy plays in inspiring visual and verbal identities, packaging design and brand assets, you'll have plenty of brand and consumer insight to bring to the team. Confident with stats and figures, you’ll be comfortable sharing your perspectives on brands and business with clients at senior level, always striving to clarify, simplify and inspire. And as a person? Well, you’ll be a bit like us, really - a cultural sponge, attentive to and appreciative of detail, but who also gets the bigger picture. If you think you have the experience, energy and drive for this role, we’d love to meet you.

Combining brand and consumer insights

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Singapore

Senior Client Manager

We’re looking for an attentive and intuitive Client Manager or Senior Client Manager to join our busy Singapore Studio. The right person for this role will be a proactive, positive team player who is right at home collaborating in the creative process. With plenty of project management and client relationship building experience to bring to the team (ideally gained from working across a variety of FMCG brands at another established brand design agency), you’ll also have excellent attention to detail and a real passion for brands, design and creativity. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, please send us your CV and we’ll take it from there. Please note that candidates who require work passes need not apply.

Opportunity for either a Client Manager or Senior Client Manager

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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

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London

Design Director

We’re on the hunt for an experienced Design Director who has worked on a broad range of brand design projects to join our busy London Studio. Confidently leading the client relationship, you'll be responsible for inspiring and motivating your team to produce insightful and award-wining creative solutions across multiple consumer touchpoints - from visual identities to branded environments, packaging and digital. We're looking for a strategic thinker who is ready to take the next step in their 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, we'd love to see your portfolio.

Strategic thinking, innovative design

New York

Senior Designer

As our New York Studio continues to grow, we have not one but TWO exciting opportunities for new Senior Designers to join the team. With impressive experience in (but not limited to) branding, packaging and corporate identity design, we're looking for two brilliant Designers who can think both conceptually and strategically, and we're specifically interested in meeting people with proven experience in alcoholic beverages, personal care and/or corporate design. Attention to detail and impeccable crafting skills are a must, as is a solid understanding of the importance of storytelling in design. Sound like the perfect opportunity for you? Impress us with your portfolio and we’ll invite you in for a chat to find out more.

Storytelling through design

Shanghai

Client Director

Our business is growing in Shanghai and we're looking for an experienced Client Director to join the team. Fluent in Mandarin, and with excellent written and verbal English language skills, you’ll have extensive knowledge of brands and design in the Chinese market. With a background in delivering design projects at another leading brand design agency, our new Client Director will be responsible for nurturing some of our key client relationships and taking a proactive approach to seeking out new opportunities. Championing our high creative standards, as a person you'll 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. As we are an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume in English.

Local market knowledge

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Shanghai

Visualiser

We're looking for a talented Visualiser with plenty of brand design experience to join our growing Shanghai Studio. The right person for this role will be a strong, conceptual Visualiser who is right at home working collaboratively with 2D and 3D Designers to develop concepts and bring ideas to life digitally. With a solid understanding of photography and how things would look in real life, you'll have a natural ability to translate this into high-end 3D visuals, as well as experience in digital animation and film. You'll be an expert in Cinema 4D, Octane Render and Photoshop, using your extensive knowledge and past experience (some must be from a leading brand design agency) to ensure that the designs you visualise are technically inline with the stage of the work being presented. We're an international company so the right person for this role will be fluent in Mandarin and English. Impress us with your CV/resumé and portfolio (in English) and we’ll invite you in to meet the team.

Bringing ideas to life digitally

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Amsterdam

Senior Brand Strategist

We're looking for a seasoned Brand Strategist with proven Strategy experience to support the growing business in our Amsterdam Studio. You will be an adaptable team player who can easily move between challenges – from brand strategy and innovation workshops, to range architecture and naming – and you'll be the kind of person who understands the role that creative strategy plays in inspiring visual and verbal identities, packaging design and brand assets. We're looking for an articulate thinker with impeccable English who can distil stats, figures and the decks of strategies that have come before into a simple, clear and cohesive story, and you'll be naturally confident in sharing your perspectives on brands and business with clients at the most senior level. If this sounds like the kind of challenge you’re up for, please send your CV and tell us a bit about why this role feels like the right fit for you.

Curious, adaptable, articulate

Shanghai

Senior Finance Manager

We have a new opportunity for an experienced Senior Finance Manager who will bring considered commercial perspectives to help our growing Shanghai Studio run effectively and efficiently. An excellent communicator, you'll work closely with your team in Shanghai, our Singapore-based Finance Partner for APAC, our UK-based Group CFO, and other 3rd parties to ensure that all financial matters in the Studio are dealt with accurately, and your tasks will include administering payments, preparing monthly accounts reports, and updating annual budgets, as well as all the other day-to-day tasks you'd expect of a role like this. We're an international company so the right person for this role will be fluent in Mandarin and English, able to read Chinese, and ideally have past experience working on Cartesis (preferably for another agency within WPP). And as a person? We're looking someone who's a bit like us – a resourceful and proactive team player who is always willing to go that extra mile. If this sounds like the perfect role for you, send us your CV/resumé (in English) and we'll take it from there.

Managing all things finance

Amsterdam

Implementation Project Manager

Super organised Project Manager? Experience managing high quality retouching and artwork projects? Good knowledge of print requirements? We’re looking for an Implementation Project Manager to join our Production team in Amsterdam. Responsible for ensuring the smooth delivery of projects on time and on budget, you’ll use your excellent communication skills to develop strong relationships with clients, colleagues and suppliers, and you’ll be a master in managing expectations both internally and externally. If you have over 5 years relevant experience either client or agency side and this sounds like the role for you, please send us your CV in English and we’ll take it from there.

Delivering projects on time and on budget

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Singapore

3D Designer

We're looking for a Designer with proven 3D brand design experience to join our Singapore Studio, which you’ll find in vibrant Kampong Glam. Ideally suited to someone with an industrial packaging design background, the right person for this role will be excited about developing designs and bringing creative ideas life across a variety of 3D touchpoints - from packaging to product to branded environments - and you'll bring fresh, strategic 3D design thinking to the team. As a person we’re looking for someone a bit like us - naturally insightful, intuitive and inquisitive, with a genuine passion for creativity and brand design. If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, impress us with your portfolio of insightful 3D brand design projects and we’ll invite you in for a chat.

From packaging to product to branded environments

London

Freelance Client Director

We've got lots of exciting projects on the go in our London Studio at the moment, and we're looking for a Freelance Client Director to help out in our client servicing team. With a broad range of experience managing and delivering projects for a variety of clients (some FMCG) gained from other leading brand design and creative agencies, the right person for this role will be an excellent communicator, brilliant at building relationships, and right at home working collaboratively with clients and internal creative teams. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, we’d love to hear from you.

Supporting our client servicing team

Singapore

Personal Assistant (contract)

We’re looking for an experienced Personal Assistant to join our Singapore Studio on a temporary basis, starting 1st June 2019 for 8 months (ending mid/end January 2020). Supporting key members of our Senior Management team, you’ll undertake all of the usual secretarial and administrative tasks expected of a PA including diary and email management, organising national and international travel, and taking meeting minutes. The right person for this role will be a proactive and positive team player with excellent communications skills and fluency in English. So if you’re a super organised PA with excellent attention to detail looking for a new opportunity for later this year, we’d love to meet you. Please note that candidates who require work passes need not apply.

Needed: June 2019 - Jan 2020

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Shanghai

Operations Manager

Delivering projects on time, on budget, and to the highest possible creative standard is incredibly important, and we have an exciting new opportunity for an Operations Manager to join our Shanghai team to help us maintain this. Responsible for ensuring that our Studio is running efficiently, you'll have thorough knowledge of the design process and plenty of experience planning and tracking work streams, ensuring that resource is allocated and managed appropriately. A team player, you'll be right at home with our collaborative ways of working - from the proposal stage through to strategy, design and production. The right person for this role will be highly organised, with excellent time management, negotiation and communication skills (English and Mandarin), plus you'll be a friendly, approachable member of the team who is naturally calm under pressure. If this sounds like the right opportunity for you then we'd love to hear from you. As we're an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume in English.

Efficient, organised & calm under pressure

Singapore

Internship (Client Team)

Want to take the first step in your Client Servicing career in the wonderful world of brand design? Passionate about brands, design and creativity? Did you know that we are currently taking applications for Internships in our Singapore Studio? These internships are aimed specifically at people looking to build a career in Client Servicing. As an Intern you will get stuck into all aspects of life in the Client Servicing team, learning the ropes and gaining exposure to all of the different types of branding and design projects we work on – from brand strategy to graphic and 3D design. So if you're looking for some hands-on agency experience, send us your CV and tell us why you think you’d make a great Intern. We'll invite the applicants that we think would be the best fit for the team in for a chat to find out more. Please note that we are open to meeting people who have already graduated, too.

Hands-on agency experience

Shanghai

Senior Artworker

Our Shanghai Studio is growing and we're looking for a Senior Artworker to join the team. Passionate about implementing print-ready packaging to the highest of standards, the right person for this role will have lots of FMCG brand packaging design experience to share with us. With strong technical artwork knowledge and a thorough understanding of print packaging processes, you'll have experience in print consultancy, too. Alongside packaging we also work on a variety of projects for our clients, so other artwork experience is also welcomed. An advanced working level of Illustrator, In-Design and Photoshop CS6 and a passion for innovative brand design is also essential for this role. If you think you have the level of experience and a brilliant portfolio to share with us, we'd love to hear from you. As we are an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume and portfolio in English.

With print consultancy experience

London

3D Design Placement

We have a brand new paid placement opportunity for a talented, enthusiastic designer to gain some valuable work experience in the creative industry. Based in our London Studio, you’ll spend 4 weeks working in our 3D Brand Team where you'll learn about all aspects of the design process and where 3D fits in, shadowing team members and getting involved in some of our live projects. This will be a hands-on placement so basic sketching, product and packaging design skills are essential, as well as a broader understanding and appreciation of brand design beyond packaging. This is the perfect opportunity for a recent graduate who has had some experience in the industry, but we're also open to someone who is a few years into studying a relevant subject. Ideally we're looking for our placement to start at the beginning of April, so get your application in quick!

Paid placement with our 3D Brand Team

Shanghai

Client Manager

Looking to take the next step in your career? We have an exciting opportunity for a Client Manager with a background in branding, marketing and/or advertising to join our small but growing team in Shanghai. Supporting senior members of the team, you’ll fit right into our collaborative ways of working – from taking the client brief, through the design process, right up to production and implementation. With your past experience in client servicing you'll be able to demonstrate all of the skills we'd expect of a brilliant Client Manager - an excellent communicator (who is fluent in Mandarin and English), super organised, with a meticulous attention to detail, plus the ability to see the bigger picture. The perfect person for this role will have a positive attitude, plenty of energy, enthusiasm and drive, and a real passion for brands and design, too. Sound like you? Send us your CV/resume and portfolio (in English) and we'll take it from there.

Fluent in Mandarin and English

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Singapore

Internship (Creative)

Calling all design students in Singapore - we're taking applications for interns to join our vibrant Studio in Kampong Glam. We're looking for talented young designers with a passion for brand design, creative ideas that we wish we'd thought of, and excellent attention to detail when it comes to crafting design executions. If you're looking for some hands-on agency experience and you're ready to get stuck into all aspects of Studio life, impress us with your portfolio, tell us why you think you'd make a great intern, and we'll invite you to meet the team to find out more.

Talented young designers needed

New York

Strategy Director

We're looking for an inspiring Strategy Director to join our growing New York Studio. With 10-15 years proven experience, you'll have plenty of commercial understanding and business insights to bring to your new team. Confidently leading conversations with some of our biggest clients (both in the CPG and corporate space), you'll be right at home solving complex business problems with your innovative and insightful brand thinking, positioning Design Bridge as a strategic partner that can add value beyond specific projects. With a natural ability to clarify, simplify and inspire, you'll thrive in our unique Studio environment, encouraging curiosity, creativity and a collaborative working culture as you go. If you think you have the right level of experience we're looking for and you're looking for a new creative challenge, we'd love to hear from you.

Strategic brand thinking

London

Junior Film & Animation Designer

Passionate about brands, design and film? Animation, motion graphics and documentary-style filmmaking experience? We have an exciting new opportunity for a Junior Film & Animation Designer to join our London Studio. The right person for this role will be confident using the Adobe Creative Suite (particularly After Effects and Premiere), and will understand how to tell a great brand story through film and animation. With plenty of hands-on filming experience and lighting expertise, you'll help shape storyboards alongside your team before bringing our brand stories to life in a compelling way. So if you're looking to take the next step in your career and this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, impress us with your portfolio of insightful and inspiring brand design and film projects and we’ll invite you in for a chat.

Experienced in After Effects & Premiere

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Shanghai

Senior Designer / Designer

We're looking for a Senior Designer or Designer (depending on experience) to join our busy, growing Studio in Shanghai. The right person for this role will have plenty of brand and packaging design projects for well-known FMCG brands in China in their portfolio, as well as broader design experience to share with us. We're looking for someone with the ability to think strategically, who understands of the importance of storytelling in design, with a keen eye for detail plus impeccable crafting skills. Impress us with your portfolio of insightful and inspiring creative work for brands and we’ll invite you in to find out more. As we are an English speaking company, please send us your CV/resume and portfolio in English.

Insightful, inspiring brand design

New York

Client Business Director

Our business in the USA is growing and we’re looking for an exceptional Client Business Director to join us in New York. Responsible for building on and developing some of our core client relationships, a strong strategic understanding of brand design, as well as a wider understanding of brand communications, is essential for anyone applying for this role. This is a senior position so we're looking for someone with at least 10 years proven client servicing experience gained from working at integrated, communication and design agencies, ideally for a variety of CPG, lifestyle and corporate brands. A passion for brands, design and creativity, plus the desire to motivate and nurture your team, is also a must. If you think you have the right level of experience for this role, and you're looking for a new challenge, we'd love to meet you.

Strengthening client relationships

Singapore

Freelance Senior 3D Designer

If you are a freelance Industrial Packaging Designer with solid experience in 3D brand design looking for a new opportunity, this could be the role for you. We’re looking for a Freelance/Contract 3D Designer who is naturally insightful, intuitive and inquisitive about every aspect of brand design. Working across all brand experience disciplines - from packaging to product to environments – you will bringing fresh, strategic 3D design thinking to the team, helping bring creative ideas to life. If this sounds like the perfect opportunity for you, impress us with your CV and we’ll invite you in for a chat. Please note that candidates who require work passes need not apply.

Freelance opportunity

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Amsterdam

Internship (Design)

Calling all design students - we are taking applications for design internships in our Amsterdam Studio. We're looking for talented young designers with a passion for brand design, creative ideas that we wish we'd thought of, and excellent attention to detail when it comes to crafting design executions. So if you're looking for some hands-on agency experience and you're ready to get stuck into all aspects of Studio life, impress us with your portfolio, tell us why you think you'd make a great intern, and we'll invite you for a chat to find out more. Please note that we can only accept applicants who are still studying during their internship.

Internship opportunities for design students

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Internship (various)

Are you Singapore-based and looking to get some real-life work experience in a creative environment? In addition to the design and client-focused internships advertised elsewhere on this page, we also have opportunities for interns with a natural passion for brands and design, but who have an interest working in other aspects of our business such as Brand Strategy or Support functions. We’re open to meeting a variety of brilliant and enthusiastic students or recent Graduates to join us an interns. So send us your resumé and let us know what kind of role you’re interested in and why you think you’d be a great fit for the Design Bridge Singapore team, and we’ll take it from there.

Opportunities across all aspects of our business

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Shanghai

Want to join...

We're always keen to hear from talented people with brand design experience, so if this is you, send us your CV/resume/PDF portfolio and tell us a bit about yourself. If we think that you'd be a good fit for our Shanghai team then we'll invite you for a chat. Please note that we get a lot of applications and emails so we can only get back to the people we think are a good match.

...our team in Shanghai?

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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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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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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

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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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