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Designer

The Telegraph

London
  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • Contract: Full Time
  • Applications close: 13 June 2017
  • Website: www.telegraph.co.uk

Posted on 16 May 2017

Designer at The Telegraph

The Telegraph are looking for a highly creative, visual storyteller to work as part of a team launching a new digital product. Be part of a design team where experimentation and learning is encouraged, at a pivotal moment in this exciting project.


What you’ll be doing:
- Creating short visual stories, in an innovative and highly creative manner
- Working to fast paced deadlines on an edition based product
- Collaborating with Motion Designers, Video Editors, Editors and Journalists to brainstorm and storyboard short stories for the day’s topics
- Working closely with Motion Designers to design stories, and bring them to life in a short, snappy, highly visual format
- Working with the Design Director, to develop an industry leading approach on this platform.

NB: As you’ll be working in a newsroom, you’ll need to be willing to work some early
mornings, and occasional weekends.


You’ll…
- Have a strong set of design skills – great typography, an eye for colour, and be fiercely creative with it.
- Thrive in a fast paced environment, working as part of a team
- Be interested in current affairs and have a passion for telling stories
- Know your Instagram Stories from your Snapchats
- Be energetic, have an appetite for experimentation and a good sense of fun
- Have an open minded and receptive approach to innovating and iterating your designs
- Know your way around Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop and be able to dabble in After Effects

How to Apply

Please send your CV along with examples of your work to designjobs@telegraph.co.uk
This is a freelance position for 2–3 months, with the possibility to become a permanent role.