Goodhood Store

Junior Digital Designer

Based: London
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 01 September 2018
Twitter: @goodhoodstore
Job Listing Added: 02 August 2018

We are looking for an ambitious Designer to join our Digital team to help drive the visual development and produce best in class assets across all of Goodhood’s digital touchpoints.


A genuine understanding and appreciation for digital design and a commercial mindset are qualities required for this position as the main focus is on digital communications design for e-commerce. The role also offers the opportunity to assist on the art direction of photo shoots, so a keen interest in photography is essential. Taking initiative and continually improving the visual output should come naturally, as well as presenting ideas and working collaboratively.


The ideal candidate will have at least two years experience in a similar role and have a thorough understanding of Goodhood’s visual approach to design and content, and an appreciation for Japanese culture and aesthetics. A positive, can-do approach is a must, as is the ability to work well both autonomously and in a team. The role is based in Goodhood’s head office in a converted townhouse in Shoreditch.


RESPONSIBILITIES


Work across multiple channels to produce high-quality digital assets and experiences
Produce and deliver digitally innovative creative content for the website, social media assets, website banners and email campaigns
Contribute to the evolution of the visual direction and generate ideas for editorial concepts and treatments
Ensure consistency of the visual language and brand identity across all customer touchpoints, online and in-store
Confidently present ideas and designs with rationale, whilst taking feedback and iterating quickly to deliver to a deadline
Design and build engaging online editorial features to a high standard
Retouch product imagery and editorial photography
Support the team’s wider design requirements and daily maintenance


SKILLS & EXPERIENCE


Minimum of 2 years professional experience in an in-house design team or agency
BA (hons) Degree in Digital Design, Graphic Design, Graphic Communications or a related field
A great understanding of typography, layout and visual consistency
Proficiency in Adobe CC – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
HTML coding and CSS experience using a CMS desirable
Experience in an ecom / retail environment a bonus
A portfolio that demonstrates digitally focused work and examples of art direction


PROFILE


A genuine appreciation for design, photography and digital innovation
Excellent communication skills and ability to articulate creative and technical ideas
Great attention to detail and an excellent eye for design
Self-motivated with a problem-solving mindset
Highly organised and able to manage and deliver multiple projects simultaneously to deadlines
Confident working in a team environment as well as autonomously
A collaborative spirit with a proactive and positive attitude

How to Apply

Please send applications with CV, Covering Letter and Folio PDF (max. 5mb) to [email protected]
SUBJECT: JUNIOR DIGITAL DESIGNER