Design Services manager
Salary Competitive Salary
Consultant Maia Alexandra
Date posted 4 March 2019 2019-03-042019-05-03 it Auckland NZ NZD 100000 120000 120000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.nz
This role is not for your typical agency. This company is passionate about the future of New Zealand and its economic development. You will work with clients across a wide range of industries on exciting projects that will broaden your portfolio.
About the role:
You will have solid knowledge of design thinking and its commercial application. You’ll run the process of customer research, condensing your findings into insights, applying these to the business, and testing. You will also wear the hat of account manager – building relationships with stakeholders and have a coaching mindset, being able to take people inside and outside the business with you on the HCD journey. You’ll help business bring design thinking in house and will be comfortable dealing with multiple sectors.
• Running discovery workshops.
• Implement design thinking internally within businesses.
• Building good relationships with stakeholders.
• Coaching and mentoring.
• Relevant digital product experience.
• Customer focus and understanding.
• Great communication and stakeholder interaction skills.
• Comfortable in an Agile environment.
An amazing opportunity for a driven personality with a can-do attitude and a customer-focussed mindset to implement design thinking within companies and really make a long-lasting positive change.
Perks of the role include the company investing in training and upskilling for their employees, opportunity to deal with an international network, flexible working hours, and phone and laptop.
Robert Walters endeavours to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence within this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Maia Alexandra on 09 374 7346.