Malcolm Reading Consultants

Midweight Graphic Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Fixed-term
Applications Close: 14 October 2018
Twitter: @malcolmreading
Job Listing Added: 30 August 2018

Malcolm Reading Consultants (MRC) is the leading specialist in international design competitions and works for top-tier cultural and educational clients around the world. Recent projects include competitions for Adelaide Contemporary, the Royal College of Art, the Cambridge to Oxford Connection, the Museum of London, Tintagel Castle Bridge, Qatar Museums, New College, Oxford and the Mumbai City Museum.


The communications’ power and visual appeal of our project materials are key elements in attracting the world’s most talented and ambitious architects to our competitions.


We are looking for a highly-motivated Graphic Designer who is a good team-worker with communication skills, excellent attention to detail and the ability to work speedily under pressure.


The role involves:


• producing high quality eye-catching print and digital documents, exhibition materials and digital presentations
• advising on and creating visual identity for our competitions and marketing materials
• being responsible for all visual materials in the office
• dealing with printers
• supporting our external website consultant.


Good proofreading and interpersonal skills are essential. When the team is very busy you should be prepared to help answer the phone.


The successful candidate should have:


• three years’ relevant experience
• a team attitude plus an interest in understanding projects and audiences
• strong communication skills in written and spoken English
• a flair for typography
• previous design training, such as a graphic design degree or equivalent
• strong graphic software skills including Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat) and MS Powerpoint
• Microsoft Office is also required
• Web skills would be desirable and video skills a plus


We are a small friendly office based in Lincoln’s Inn Fields, near Holborn Underground station.


We are offering a competitive salary dependent on experience.

How to Apply

To apply please send a covering letter, CV plus three examples of print work, salary expectation, and confirmation that you are legally eligible to work in the UK to Catherine Reading at [email protected] />www.malcolmreading.co.uk