Velocity Partners

Digital Designer (Mid/ Senior)

Based: Richmond upon Thames
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Salary: £38,000 to £45,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 09 August 2018
Job Listing Added: 26 June 2018

Velocity


— An award-winning, fast-growing, marketing agency with an amazing culture and unique location, by the river, and at the heart of one of London’s most picturesque towns. Great food etc.
— Specializing (but not restricted to) in tech markets: start-ups to big tech players
— 50 people, based in London with a small NYC office
— Current design team (and growing): 1 Head of Design, 3 seniors, 4 mid weights, 3 creative artworkers
— Wide variety of work, from branding and identity work, websites and interactive to content marketing (video, ebooks, promotional content, etc); an emphasis on digital and design innovation.
— A confident, ambitious agency, led by award-winning creatives and known for challenging our clients, aiming high and finding new ways to tell stories


The role


— Designing content across multiple channels from inception to final deliverable.
— Guiding more junior members of the team, as well as freelancers we bring in, while being hands on and ready to lead when necessary
— Working with our account, writing and developer teams to turn briefs into breakthrough work.
— Helping sell in agency work to clients.


The Candidate


— A book full of amazing thought-provoking ideas, beautifully executed, predominantly in digital formats.
— Team player who actively contributes to a positive, collaborative atmosphere.
— Solid branding experience.
— Passionate not only about how things look, but how they work and feel.
— Proven experience of creating and delivering design that works across responsive web packages, and across mobile and web.
— Culturally aware and strong at producing content for social media
— Collaborative self-starter who is bright, ambitious, hard-working and excited by new challenges
— While not essential, some experience of animation and CGI would be useful.
— At least 3-5 years agency or in-house experience, ideally in digital


Software skills


— Highly Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
- Familiarity with industry standard UX and UI design and prototyping tools; Sketch, After Effects, Adobe XD PowerPoint, Google Slides and InVision.

How to Apply

If you wish to apply for the position advertised please email your application, together with your folio, covering letter and CV to [email protected]