Application Deadline

Sands is looking for a Creative Design Lead to deliver timely, cost-effective and high quality creative design projects, solutions and collateral across the charity. This exciting and pivotal role will have responsibility for creating and developing concepts, designs and artwork across all of Sands’ media channels, digital and print.

This is a high-profile and crucial role which will involve working closely with all internal departments, working on a range of briefs including fundraising products, marketing materials and bereavement support materials in addition to resources for Sands volunteers and merchandise.  The development of Sands’ branding is also a key element of the Design Lead’s remit.

With significant experience in delivering a range of creative material including infographics, marketing collateral and training materials in both digital and print, you will be highly proficient in the use of relevant design and software packages including Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Canva and Microsoft Office. 

As a highly experienced and passionate design professional, you will be able to demonstrate your ability to distil complex information and convey this creatively.

A highly effective verbal and written communicator, you will be able to write engaging copy for multiple audiences and have experience of liaising with external suppliers, consultants and design agencies.

You will need to demonstrate a high level of organisational ability and attention to detail, have a highly collaborative and flexible approach and be able to demonstrate a commitment to the aims of Sands.

To apply:

Please submit your CV, together with a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the criteria in the person specification to Please also complete the Diversity and Equality Monitoring Form and send this with your application.

Closing date for applications 31st July 2019

Interview Date: 13th August 2019

As we have limited staff resources we are unable to provide candidates with feedback about their applications. Interviews will be held at: Victoria Charity Centre, Ground Floor, 11 Belgrave Road, London, SW1V 1RB. Telephone: 020 7436 7940

Application Pack

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