mavis

Senior Art Director/Designer (Digital)

Job Added: 23 January 2020
Applications Close: 27 February 2020
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £50,000 to £50,000
Website: hellomavis.com
Twitter: @hellomavis_

Our client is an exciting young AI-powered tech ecom brand, just been listed in the top 10 startups for 2019. They are looking for an experienced Senior Content Designer who is a strong ideator and can help take their brand to the next stage of growth. They are in the process of rebranding and launching lots of new products so there is opportunity to be involved on the design aesthetic from the early stages and put your stamp on the brand.

They need a versatile senior designer who is confident working in digital, graphic and motion design, 70% of what they do is digital so this will be a focus of the role . We are looking for someone who has experience across a range of creative fields including advertising, social media content creation, creative marketing communications, brand and print. We want people who have a love for photography, amazing typography, and illustration skills. Someone who has a fun personality and loves to create GIFs and moving images.

For this startup its all about attitude, they want someone who is happy to roll their sleeves up and get stuck in, someone with good taste, and is extremely organised. The ideal candidate will have a fantastic understanding of creative communications and a good mixed skill set. Someone who is highly collaborative, with bags of industry experience and creative ideas, and a portfolio of outstanding work to demonstrate this.

Essential Requirements:

  • 7+ years of experience ideally working in-house brand side (some agency experience will be considered).
  • You have an outstanding portfolio showing visually inventive design.
  • Able to demonstrate strong creative thinking applied across social media creative concepts and design.
  • Able to produce inspiring ideas that fuel successful digital media campaigns.
  • Experience designing Facebook apps, editorial content, Tumblrs, blogs, microsites etc.
  • Development and design of campaign and content ideas.
  • Inspired social content art direction and design, concepting, direction.
  • Confident in creating design concepts, from quick visual mockups/scamps to polished design files that are ready for all platforms.
  • Excellent attention to detail across design, typography and layout.
  • Able to use the in-house creative studio to take your idea from concept to final production.
  • Thorough understanding of Adobe Creative suite especially Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator.
  • An understanding of After Effects would be a bonus.
  • You are strategically minded – able to work on a brief from ideation to delivery.
  • You can work collaboratively with other design team members, remaining open, honest, and passionate.
  • You are confident in presenting your ideas.
  • Experience working at an early-stage startup is beneficial, but not essential.

How to apply

We look forward to receiving your CV at [email protected]

Unfortunately, it isn’t possible for us to respond to every applicant, but we sincerely hope we will have the opportunity to help you find your dream role.