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Midweight Designer

Job Added: 06 January 2020
Applications Close: 20 February 2020
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £30,000 to £34,000
Website: thetin.net
Twitter: @wearethetin

TheTin is a leading digital agency based in London & Newcastle. We are a tight-knit group of creative people that have been operating for 19 years, producing fantastic, innovative work with an emphasis on creative, forward-thinking ideas.

As a result, we have a number of global, big-name clients and constantly encourage each other to be on the leading edge of our craft. We do this by offering a yearly training budget and regular opportunities to attend and report about specialist events on behalf of TheTin. For the past 3 years we have sent staff to SXSW, FFCONF and Women in Tech events, amongst many others. Our ‘Tinnovation’ events enable our staff to present in-house R&D projects and knowledge we acquire from those alongside guest speakers. Furthermore, our regular 1-2-1s between people managers and staff focus on constant improvement and feedback on your career development.

We’re looking for an exceptional Mid-weight designer to join our creative team in London. If you’re looking to develop your skills on a diverse range of projects within an ideas driven team, this one’s for you.

To be successful in this role, you’ll have a wealth of digital and UX experience, with a portfolio to prove it. You’ll be bright, ambitious and thrive working in a collaborative environment alongside other creatives, developers and strategists… and a lovely team of dedicated PMs.

Responsibilities of this role

  • Develop creative briefs from concept through to delivery

  • Collaborate with and take direction from our Senior Designer

  • Have the opportunity to take ownership on fast paced projects

  • To be user focused and consistently mindful of the business requirements in your approach to all design

  • Input and run R&D experiments, provide insights and thought leadership in our Tinnovation sessions

  • Be confident in creating presentations and articulating ideas/concepts both internally and to our clients

  • Ability to handle several projects at one time

  • Work both individually and as part of a larger team

Experience required

  • Comprehensive skills in Adobe Creative Suite & Sketch

  • Animation skills preferred

  • 4+ years experience in design

  • Experience and understanding of HTML and CSS

  • Someone that’s passionate about design and stays ahead of the curve on digital design developments and best practices

  • Creative and ideas driven

  • Be able to influence and inspire a team of creatives

  • Agency experience preferred

  • Exceptional layout, typography and design skills

  • Someone who is meticulous, organised and able to multitask

  • Incredible attention to detail. Ensure your work is fully critiqued/fit for purpose from commercial, client and creative/technical perspectives.

Company Benefits:

  • Perkbox membership with freebies, wellness support and discounts across a wide range of brands
  • An exceptionally well stocked snack cupboard
  • Up to 5% commission on any successful new business introductions
  • Hiring referral scheme
  • Annual performance-based pay review
  • 20 days annual leave + bank holidays + Christmas to New Year’s off
  • +1 day annual leave for each year at the business up to 25 days

TheTin is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

How to apply

If you are interested in applying for this role, please send an email with your cover letter and a PDF portfolio or link to your web portfolio to [email protected].