Recruitment Company


Mid-Senior Designer

Based: London
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 25 August 2018
Twitter: @mavis
Job Listing Added: 11 July 2018

An award winning global advertising agency is looking for a mid to senior level designer to join their design team working under their Head of Design. This is a great opportunity to be part of a collective of high-end creative and design experts, who work across an extraordinary roster of clients. You must have lots of creative flair and deliver exquisite digital and offline design execution.

We are looking for a confident and versatile integrated designer with a great mix of digital and branding experience. Someone with strong integrated experience, a good balance, more below, rather than all above-the-line. Most important is pure design and strong craft, looking for someone with an amazing folio of fresh work showing well-crafted visual identity and typography skills. You are a designer who truly understands how to reach the desired target audience through innovative and memorable design.

This role will be working alone on pure design problems, like visual identity, logos and brand development, literature, website and interface design. You must have a good understanding of brands and how you can help them thrive and develop across multiple platforms. You must be an intelligent, ambitious, passionate and innovative designer who can add real design values to good ideas.

Essential Requirements:
• 4+ years of creative agency/studio experience
• Highly talented designer with a portfolio full of visually inventive design
• You must be able to show well crafted logo design, visual identity systems and guidelines for online platforms
• Able to dissect a brief and translate it into original concepts that can be built into design systems for brands
• Great range of digital, social and offline design
• Able to run projects independently, overseeing more junior designers and animators
• Presenting to and working closely with clients and in-house teams
• Appreciation of the technical elements of digital work, be it responsive development, social networking platforms or interaction outside the browser
• Experience of taking ownership of projects from conception to execution
• Have an incredible eye for detail and obsessive appreciation for typography, design and layout
• Be an excellent communicator and confident when explaining the idea as well as liaising with production partners throughout each project
• You understand the commercial world and how brands need to reach audiences
• Be able to articulate concepts in a simple, compelling way that clients can understand
• Passionate about staying up to date with design trends and digital culture
• Motivated to collaborate with the various teams to get the best out of every project
• Super organised with the ability to work across a diverse and various projects and keep within tight deadlines
• Striving to make cutting edge design within the agency but also as self initiated projects
• Expert in Adobe Creative Suite (for both on and offline), Sketch, HTML, CSS and associated technologies
• Interest in 3D and animation design is a massive bonus, nothing too complex, some basic modelling to visualise would be great
• Experience of app design would also be a positive
• Must have a visa to work in the UK or European passport

How to Apply

Please send an up to date CV and folio to [email protected] We are only able to contact successful applicants