Head of Design / Elisa
Are you an inspiring Design leader who never stops improving and has a passion for people?
Great! We are looking for a Head of Design to help us create a sustainable future for our customers through digitalization and lead our Design community of amazing talents.
Your key responsibilities:
- Lead and inspire our designers around Elisa
- Making the value of Design tangible to all internal stakeholders with superstar level communication
- Ensuring the impactful design contribution in Elisa’s business critical operations
- Collaborate with business and development units to bring the most value to our customers
- Ensure a seamless user experience for millions of Elisa’s consumer and corporate customers
- Lead the development and implementation of an impactful design strategy
- Inspire, guide and set an example to our designers in making the difference through Elisa’s mission
To succeed in this role you have a long and proven experience in:
- Leading, managing and scaling large design operations
- Proactive problem-solving capabilities
- Building an efficient Design operation for a diverse set of designers and stakeholders
- Superior organizational and relational skills in promoting design
- Acumen to define and ability to implement strategy
We also welcome your skills in
- Delivering the best value to your stakeholders
- Combining technology, users’ needs and business requirements
- Driving people towards excellence and helping raise the quality of craftsmanship
- Thinking big while getting things done
You are going to report to the VP of Software Services and in your day-to-day job you are going to interact with your colleagues in product development and the business stakeholders always striving to find the best solution for the needs of the customers.
You are an enthusiastic team player with excellent social skills, equipped with a suitable Master’s degree and speaking fluent English.
This position is located in Elisa’s HQ in Pasila (Helsinki). At Elisa we trust our employees and support flexible working practices. Elisa is by proof one of the best places to work in Finland, and we can’t wait for you to join us! Check out more reasons to join us.
We believe that the future is created together. That’s why we constantly collaborate with the best and have organized two design conferences for sharing design practices: Design Systems 2018 and Joint Futures 2019.
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Now it’s your turn to tell us about yourself, your work and your professional aspirations! Send us your application (incl. preferred salary level) along with a portfolio of relevant work samples. If you have any questions about the role, please don’t hesitate to contact VP, Software Services Jussi Hacklin: jussi.hacklin [at] elisa.fi or 050 464 1111