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Second Home

Creative Designer

Job Added: 12 February 2020
Applications Close: 13 March 2020
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £23,000 to £26,000
Website: secondhome.io

Second Home is a social business with a mission to support creativity and entrepreneurship. As the business’ Creative Designer, you’ll deliver high quality and forward-thinking work and ideas in accordance with the Second Home brand.

What you’ll do

  • Assist the Art Director in creating branding, sales and marketing collateral – this could include corporate brochures, posters, signage, social content and logos etc.
  • Assist in the creation of digital design work, including display banners, website mock-ups and infographics.
  • Help to produce internal sales and marketing material to promote the business - this could be funding pitch decks, sales brochures etc
  • Liaise with departments to discuss their requirements – and help to resolve any issues related to the work produced
  • Ensure all artwork produced meets the needs, requirements and brand values of the business
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of each business units brand, business, and objectives
  • Fulfill briefs to a required standing within budget and on time.
  • Champion best practice and always look to find new, better, more effective ways of working.
  • To liaise as required with external suppliers ensuring best fit and price for the business. e.g. photographers, printers.
  • Manage your time effectively - communicate the time needed to complete projects, and keep stakeholders up to date.
  • Maintain a high level of informed design knowledge
  • Proof and prepare collateral, so nothing goes out the door that’s not perfect.

Who you are:

  • Degree in graphics or visual communication
  • Good working knowledge of the whole Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop essential, After Effects is a nice to have)
  • A passion for creating stunning visuals for a range of clients
  • Strong organisational and communication skills
  • Up to date knowledge of the latest design trends
  • Creative flair and a good eye for detail
  • Strong portfolio which shows experience with a range of programs and materials
  • 2+ years experience (in-house or at an agency)

How to apply

To apply, please email [email protected] with a copy of your CV.