LSEG Experience and Environmental Art Director in London, United Kingdom
Every year, the LSEG brand and its sub-brands come to life across many physical experiences, including our global office network, events, and others. It is essential we consistently align all of these brand activations and experiences, ensuring our identity is not only represented correctly and adheres to our brand standards, but also that these physical manifestations are meeting best practices, business objectives, and our commitment to sustainability.
As Art Director (Experience and Environmental) you will work alongside the Creative Director and Associate Creative Director to lead on LSEG’s offline branding opportunities. Your focus will be on bringing the brand to life in considered and exciting ways. You will provide creative guidance and art direction on a plethora of activations including environmental design for our proprietary events, tradeshows and global workplaces, as well as other offline print/production design such as packaging and branded items.
You'll be providing art direction to both our in-house creative team and our production vendors and creative agencies; on trade show booth design, proprietary event branding and environmental branding (both internal and external), as well as brand experiences. From large, multi-room proprietary events right down to temporary environmental signage, you will be responsible for ensuring the consistency of our brand is strong and ensure how we show up as LSEG is of a high quality.
Continuously research, discover, experiment with and implement new designs, techniques and materials to elevate the quality of our work
Support the development of branding opportunities within the virtual event space, such as webinars
Ensure compliance with brand guidelines and design standards
Maintain and follow global best practices for event design, environmental branding and production
Surface and champion best-in-class environmental design for agency onboarding and brand training contributing to the quarterly ‘Best of Brand’ overview
Work with the internal Content Creation team and Project Managers to ensure artwork for environmental spaces meets the goals of the space and the goals of the business
Play an active role in the review/feedback process of event designs - Stay abreast of all LSEG and sub-brand creative work (visual elements and messaging) to ensure our physical touchpoints are aligned
Keep our sustainability and less-waste objectives close to the heart of all we do, learning best practices and techniques to achieve less waste year on year
Understand the calendar and associated timelines for events and trade shows from the Activation team
Visit event venues and spaces, working with floorplans and manifestations, to meticulously design spaces in accordance with business agendas and best practices
Provide art direction and creative guidance to internal stakeholders, design teams, external vendors and event leads for event booth designs
Skills and Experience
Strong background in design and art direction
Eye and passion for design, detail, quality, colour, scaling and materials
Experience working in event and environmental branding for corporate brands - Knowledge of production, large format printing, materials and associated costs Experience and Environmental Art Director, LSEG
Knowledge of the procedure and workflow to take an environmental concept to implementation with production/creative agencies
Ability to work autonomously with senior stakeholders and external agencies
Collaborative demeanour for working with stakeholders, internal Content team, external agencies and other departments across all levels
It would be an advantage to have 3D modelling capabilities to design environmental and event spaces
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