Point Studio

Mid-weight Designer

Based: London
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 08 February 2018
Website: point.studio
Twitter: @Point_LDN
Job Listing Added: 10 January 2018

We’re a Hackney based studio specialising in branding, web and digital product design. We help ambitious young businesses develop their visual identities from day one, and evolve their visual style across online and physical collateral as their company grows long term.

We’re looking for a new addition to our team. Someone who works hard, cares about what they do, doesn't have an ego and brings new and interesting ideas to the studio.

We’re looking for an experienced designer and versatile creative with an excellent portfolio of work that demonstrates high quality design development and execution across brand and digital.

This role would suit a strong Middleweight Designer looking for to move into a Senior Designer role within 6-12 months.

Primary responsibilities

  • Working alongside the Creative Director and design team to create ideas and develop concepts into high quality designs solutions. 
  • To use good awareness of design processes to question and challenge briefs and solve design problems creatively
  • To be willing to take the lead on design projects, develop client-ready presentations and be confident articulating design decisions clearly.
  • To attend events and keep in-touch with universities finding emerging talent. 
  • Give direction to more junior designers where necessary.
  • Be a hard working and nice addition to our growing team!

You have significant experience:

  • Creating brands from the ground up, from developing strong creative concepts, to fully developed visual identity designs.
  • Designing for the web, understanding responsive designs and UX. 
  • Strong understanding of brand and digital production workflows.
  • Working in a design team in a studio, agency or startup environment.

Skills and competencies:

  • Highly organised, enthusiastic and highly professional. Good communication and presentation skills.
  • Able to think on the spot and make decisions finding innovative inspiring solutions 
  • Ability to lead, manage, inspire and delegate.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud and Sketch with a strong interest in Digital Design.
  • A proactive attitude in helping the team across all tasks.
  • Team oriented, willing to learn and keen to develop knowledge & thinking in design related/software programmes
  • Hungry create new ideas and confident & articulate in sharing them
  • Good time management. 
  • No ego. A positive can-do attitude. Be willing to receive direction; and give guidance to more junior members. 
  • Previous experience working with startups and knowledge of Adobe After effects / Cinema 4d preferable (but not essential) 
  • Bonus: A good sense of humour!

How to Apply

Please send a covering letter, PDF or link to your portfolio and your CV to [email protected] with subject line Middleweight Designer Position and your name.No agents please.Only successful candidates will be contacted