Organisers behind Dubai Expo 2020 are seeking an experienced design professional to join their team as design director. The job has been posted on their official website and LinkedIn page six days ago. The deadline to apply is on 12 August 2016.
The future design director’s primary responsibilities will include supervising the development and implementation of the brand’s visual identity, as well as to lead design language execution across all 2D and 3D design projects.
The job ad says: “The Director Design is responsible for leading the Expo 2020 Dubai design function for both 2D and 3D design projects and will be involved in all aspects of the marketing strategy mainly focusing on design and it requires strong communication, critical thinking, and high-level vision for designing.
“In addition, the Director Design needs to be resourceful, proactive, innovative and able to work in a team environment and under tight deadlines by overseeing the visual identity of the Expo 2020 Dubai.”
The organisers are seeking a professional with 10 years experience in branding, design or a creative agency with Bachelor’s degree preferably in arts and design, and proven track record of leading global brands or event design development.