W+K Tokyo

Seeking Studio Manager

We’re looking for a leader who will be responsible for managing a team of Studio Designers who assist in the execution and development of creative presentation materials as well as mechanical production files. The Studio Manager position ensures that the Studio adheres to agency and client guidelines / standards, while supervising and maintaining creative and technical precision, and digital file competencies of all printed and digital materials.

The candidate should be capable to positively lead, train, mentor and develop the skills of the Studio Designers, while communicating the needs of Creatives / Account Service / Print Production during the process of creative development and / or production jobs.

Ideally, this person should be creative, organized and financially responsible the a department P&L, while interested in staying abreast of current graphic arts and production technologies and workflows, to increase efficiencies, revenue and resources for the agency.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years past experience working within an agency or a production company in a managerial role. Bilingual candidates are preferred.

Candidates should send their resume Michael Frediani @ michael.frediani@wk.com.