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Typographer

Brody Associates

London

Posted on 20 April 2017

Typographer at Brody Associates

Your skillset and experience should include the ability to imagine, create, draw and ideate typeface design with a robust knowledge and technical competence to produce, master and deliver final fonts. You will be expected to produce work of a premium industry standard for a diverse range of clients, including studio-led publication. Your portfolio should include both personal self-initiated typeface designs and commercial typeface commissions. You should have a proven track record and ability to self-initiate, self-organise and be part of a small creative team as well as with other typographers and type experts. You should be a highly effective communicator and able to manage a project from concept to delivery. Dedication to your role and attention to detail in all aspects of your work.

The contract is for an initial 1-year period plus review, with intention by the Brody Associates team to extend beyond this period.


Work Experience and Requirements:

- Minimum 3 + years in an type focused agency or type foundry environment
- Permanent residence or ability to reside in the UK

Education:

- Minimum BA in a Visual Communications subject
- Minimum MA in Typography
- Typographers Circle – Type Directors Club membership or other industry credentials an advantage

Languages:

- Proficient in spoken and written English
- Korean or Japanese an advantage but not a requirement

Software and Skills:

- Glyphs or/and Fontlab essential
- Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) essential
- Good asset management and workflow management
- Working knowledge of MS Office (to include Powerpoint)

How to Apply

Please email typographer@brody-associates.com with your CV/resume and a covering letter of 250 words to support your application. You should include an A4 PDF portfolio of 6 projects that showcase your skills and experience, plus relevant links.