Posted on 10 November 2017
Digital Designer - Contract at SalienceContract: 2 months part time initially with a view to extending
Start date: ASAP
Remuneration: TBC based on experience
Salience is a Growth marketing agency launched in the summer of 2016 and growing rapidly. We partner with high-growth clients to scale companies, build audiences, activate customers and create the frameworks to enable businesses to deliver remarkable results now, and in the future.
We’re based in Central London in one of the best locations to work in the city – just a five minute walk from London Bridge station and a stone’s throw from the twin gourmet meccas of Borough and Maltby Street markets, the trendy bars of Bermondsey High Street, and the Shard.
We are also actively involved in organising and collaborating with some of London’s largest digital and tech communities, from OMN London to Hipsters Hackers & Hustlers, to #TechLondon, and many more.
If you’re looking to join an experienced, ambitious team working on the bleeding edge of digital growth marketing and technology innovation, and doing that for some very cool disruptive startups and brands, read on...
At Salience, we understand the importance of good design, and use it to enhance customer experiences. We work with a wide range of high growth businesses in a variety of sectors to improve their customer-facing collateral across the entirety of the customer lifecycle. We’re looking for a designer who is digitally savvy and who can work across digital mediums, including branding, email, websites, landing pages, paid social and content.
This role is suited for a designer who works proactively and autonomously, and will deliver outstanding results to meet client objectives. You'll work to a brief agreed with the client, or account manager and will develop creative ideas which you will them implement in collaboration with our wider team.
The work demands creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry tools and trends, and a professional approach to time, budgets and deadlines.
You’ll need to manage more than one design brief at a time. Typical activities include:
-Working with a range of tools and software packages including Sketch, Invision, Adobe Creative Cloud and email builders ---BeePro and Mailchimp.
-Web and landing page design
-Design development and branding, including creation of brand boards and style guides
-Layout design for online content downloads using InDesign
-Creation of effective ad units across Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin and more
-Estimating the time required to complete the work and proactively managing deadlines
-You may also be required to present finalised ideas and concepts to clients or account manager
-2+ years experience
-An awareness of development techniques (e.g. jQuery, HTML5, CSS etc) and responsive design
-Are able to easily understand a brief and take initiative to ask questions when needed
-Have great digital design skills and a thousand unique styles and ideas tucked away
-Have a strong understanding of design trends and how to harness them
-Have good communication skills
-Are able to problem solve and bring solutions to the table
-Are self-disciplined, with an ability to multi-task and consistently hit deadlines
-Extremely organised and process driven in your work
-Meticulous attention to detail
-Growth mindset: self-motivated and proactive, with a desire to learn new skills
-Experience with video editing and animation
-Some knowledge of digital growth marketing principles
-Experience of presenting to clients
-Experience within an entrepreneurial, high-growth environment
Opportunity to learn and make a significant impact both for clients and within the business
All the proper coffee and fruit water you can handle
Work in a brand new space a few minutes walk from London Bridge station
Weekly beer and pizza nights on the roof
Spontaneous social events