Lead our design team to ensure quality digital design, team spirit and growth
In order to strengthen and further develop our business, we are looking for a Creative team lead with digital design experience for a newly created position. As our new Copenhagen Creative team lead you will have multiple focus areas. One is to engage with clients and ensure successful collaboration and inspire them to continue and grow their engagement with Duckwise. Another is to lead our team of creative designers, spar with them on projects, and maintain an inspiring and professional environment. As Duckwise is part of the Trifork family, and we do most projects in close collaboration, you will also be responsible for continuous alignment with their team leads.
An experienced (UI/UX) designer with a deep understanding of the digital design and tech industry
Have proven experience with people management, preferably from within a creative context
Able to think in digital concepts and both communicate and visualize ideas with the purpose of inspiring clients
Have at least 10 years of working experience. It can be from different roles, for example design, project management, account management, team lead, management etc.
Good at talking to people and have an outgoing and positive personality
Able to lead different personalities and help people reach their potential
Up-to-date with industry developments and like to keep your finger on the pulse
Fluent Danish speaker and have professional working proficiency in English – both spoken and written
We would like you to:
Ensure good collaboration and alignment with our development partner Trifork around our many joint projects
Manage successful partnerships with existing clients, to ensure good collaboration and inspire them to continue and grow their engagement with Duckwise
Lead a creative design team, and be responsible for ensuring a pleasant, professional and creative environment where people are happy to work
Ensure personal development of the team through conversations, learning and skill development
Participate in projects with hands-on design work when required
Spar with the team around designs and ensure challenges in our projects are solved in a good way
Work closely together with the lead, the developers and project managers from Trifork
Help us expand our business in the Copenhagen area
Expect about 15 travel days per year
At Duckwise we offer:
An inspiring, social, collaborative and diverse work environment in the heart of Copenhagen
An opportunity to work with some of the best UX and digital designers in the business
An opportunity to work with leadership and clients but still do hands-on work
Collaboration with skilled developers from Trifork, a leading software development company
A flexible work/life balance, with room for both work and spare time
Healthy lunch, pension and health insurance
Cross-office inspiration trips, social events and friday bars
It would be a bonus if you:
Have design workshop experience
Familiar with Sketch
Have a sense of humor and know how to crack a joke
Like ducks ;-)
Duckwise is a digital design agency and we help companies connect with their customers and create value through meaningful solutions. Our vision is to make digital fly – because everyone deserves a quality digital experience and we work hard every day to ensure that.
We’re a close family of 19 playful like-minded creatives who appreciate great user-centered design. We dare to stand by what we believe and make sure our clients are treated with respect. Success is achieved through satisfied clients and measured through an increase in profits and engagement.
We have a diverse portfolio of clients that ranges from some of the biggest companies in Denmark to up-and-coming startups. Our work is important to us and we take a lot of pride in transforming businesses and strengthening our clients’ digital presence.