Recruitment Company


Middleweight Graphic Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 31 January 2018
Twitter: @represent_uk
Job Listing Added: 08 January 2018
We’re looking for a creative middleweight designer with brand and retail environment experience for an award-winning retail design agency based in London.

On a day-to-day basis you’ll be working as part of a multidisciplinary team on a variety of projects for both UK and worldwide retail stores, meaning you’ll need think strategically to define and create suitable solutions to a broad range of briefs.

The successful candidate will be involved in the whole creative process from the creation of mood boards to final visualisation. Typically there will be multiple projects running concurrently and the role will involve working to close deadlines.

Excellent communication skills are required and ideally they will have some prior client-facing experience. The candidate must have a creative portfolio and will have experience of designing for retail space, environmental graphics, customer journeys, brand experience, communication hierarchies, way finding, signage, packaging etc.

This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious middleweight candidate looking to progress further with their career. It’s a given that you’ll need to be passionate about design, brands & retail, have solid design experience, and an exceptional knowledge of the retail market.

Key requirements:

– A conceptual thinker, who is able to demonstrate an innovative and inspiring approach to their work.
– Must have retail experience including an understanding of customer journeys and communication hierarchies.
– Confident and passionate when articulating on creative work.
– Excellent eye for typography.
– Good eye for detail.
– Ideally experience of working with multiple disciplinary teams.
– Must be able to manage time efficiently and prioritise workload effectively.
– Good organisational skills.
– Must be proactive, conscientious, hardworking and ambitious.
– Able to take direction, feedback and observations with a positive attitude.
– Must have proficient knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop.
– Experience of working across digital and audio visual projects would be advantageous.
– May be required to travel overseas.
– An illustrative style is advantageous.

How to Apply

If you’d like to apply for this role, please send a recent CV and PDF portfolio to [email protected] with ‘Middleweight Designer – Brief 10’ in the email header.