Design Team Lead

OLIVER Agency | Jakarta, Indonesia | 31/05/24


OLIVER is looking to recruit a Design/Services Team Leader (English-speaking) to work on-site with one of our key clients locally. The ideal candidate will have a strong integrated design background, with a deep knowledge of digital-first advertising and creativity. This person will be looking to develop their management skills and wants to build effective working relationships with our client’s key stakeholders. The role is a hybrid role that will be split between design and client management.

This role will report to a Lead Creative for all things creative and to a Regional Business Director for everything relating to the overall business and client leadership. Together with a Junior Digital Designer, you will be leading an account around all things digital design including, social media, E-commerce, creative ideation, art working, and offline design collateral. You will also be responsible for supporting with some reporting for the APAC account team.


  • To be self-motivated, working with little supervision, and communicating clearly with a line manager about own development needs.

  • Excellent client engagement skills with the ability to proactively organise and influence clients and build strong and effective working relationships.

  • Ability to effectively manage people through leadership and mentoring.

  • The ability to manage and filter workflow as well as organise and prioritise workloads to maximize productivity

  • Ability to take and challenge a client’s brief, and help them through the creative process.

  • Some exposure and knowledge of account management

  • Creative ability with strong Adobe CS (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop)

  • Ability to manage resources not only in terms of the onsite team but also regular additional resources for peaks and projects

  • Ability to manage a high volume of work across a team of three (themselves and two others)

  • Comfortable managing large design projects

  • Guardian of the client’s brand guidelines, constantly challenging and developing them

  • Working knowledge of digital design and its requirements is a benefit.

Online portfolios should be submitted along with resumé.



OLIVER provides clients with dedicated agencies. We do this because we believe the traditional agency model is not fit for the speed of modern marketing. Businesses want, and rightly demand, the same quality of strategic and creative thinking the traditional agency provides, but at a speed that befits how they now work.

The traditional agency outside-in model means that huge quantities of time are wasted in the back-and-forth and linear processes between agencies and clients. OLIVER agencies come to the client, live inside their office, and solve their problems collaboratively.

OLIVER agencies are strategic and creative, whilst being agile and adaptive. They cover the full range of integrated marketing, but at the speed that businesses now demand. We allow our clients to work in real-time. Creating better work, at pace.


Unit No M19 41/F The Plaza Office Tower, JL. M.H. Thamrin Kav. 28-30, Jakarta 10350
Indonesia 10350