Midweight Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £32,000 to £35,000
Contract: Full Time, Freelance
Applications Close: 03 October 2018
Twitter: @CubittsKX
Job Listing Added: 03 September 2018

Cubitts are seeking a talented, ambitious midweight graphic designer, responsible for conceptualising, designing and artworking our projects across digital and print. This is a broad and varied role, which will work in close collaboration with retail, marketing and digital teams.

(While our preference is a full time permanent candidate, we could also welcome exceptional applicants on a freelance basis.)

The role will include:
 Working with the marketing team to ensure consistent brand aesthetic across all communication channels
 Maintaining and developing design guidelines and brand templates
 Working with the digital team to design newsletter templates
 Designing, conceptualising and producing the printed journal, The Spectacle
 Ecommerce — Designing and artworking of banners, digital ads, newsletters, and other marketing materials
 Retail — Designing and artworking printed collateral for events, special projects, seasonal campaigns, retail needs and day to day communications (flyers, posters, POS, etc)
 Digital — Working alongside the digital team to design and upkeep of new and existing pages on the website, and also The Speculator
 Design, develop and artwork graphics for internal use, online, print, PR
 Create and upkeep of internal presentations and newsletters such as The Spectacular
 Design and upkeep window and in store graphics for new launches and special projects
 Support the marketing and creative team on further improvement of brand aesthetic and graphics
 Manage and oversee print production for all customer facing printed branded collaterals and liaise with printers ensuring quality is consistent and budgets are adhered to

Who you are
 3+ years prior experience in a graphic design role
 Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, art, or related fields
 Personal design aesthetic which feels aligns well with the Cubitts brand
 Passionate about good design, and are excited at the idea of working at a spectacles company
 Can present a portfolio that demonstrates a varied skillset - digital, print, product and retail experience all desirable
 Proven abilities to work with Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop

Benefits of working at Cubitts
 Eligible for annual bonus (up to 25% of base salary)
 A fast-past environment with significant progression opportunities, working alongside smart, driven and interesting people
 The opportunity to be part of something truly special, as we seek to become the greatest spectacles company in the world
 Monthly team events for the whole company
 Spectacles making classes 
 Free morning yoga
 Free spectacles and sunglasses for you (a pair a quarter), and discounts for friends and family

How to Apply

To apply, send a copy of your CV, the reasons for your interest in this role, and a copy of your portfolio to [email protected]