Mulberry

Midweight Graphic Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 19 December 2018
Website: mulberry.co.uk
Twitter: @MulberryEngland
Job Listing Added: 19 November 2018

BRIEF OUTLINE OF JOB


The Middleweight Graphic Designer will be working alongside the Head of Creative Communications and Senior Graphic Designer in shaping the brand's creative communications. Tasked with leading small to medium scale design projects from brief through to delivery, the Middleweight Graphic Designer will work closely with many departments across the business to develop and execute strategically astute creative solutions to meet business objectives.


- The Middleweight Graphic Designer will support the refining, evolving and defining of the brand guidelines and building iconography and brand signatures across a variety of media.
- The position will be required to present solutions to briefs that support the brand strategy, both commercially and creatively.
- The Middleweight Graphic Designer must be highly creative with the ability to take hold of a project from the initial concept stage
to delivery.
- The Middleweight Graphic Designer will work extensively with external suppliers, working to budgets, developing solutions and
ensuring final products meet the required quality standards.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES


Concept, Strategise & Research


- Meet with the briefing stakeholders and establish key project objectives.
- Concept creative approaches that reflect the brand positioning, are practically achievable and are strategically appropriate.
- Propose original routes that are informed by thorough research.
- Manage workload and ensure timely delivery of all projects, meeting all sign-off points and flagging up any potential risks or delays to the Traffic Manager


Design & Develop


- Design engaging, original, functional solutions that align to and enhance the brand's design identity.
- Develop products across multiple media with external suppliers and creative partners from prototyping through to final delivery.


Execute & Implement


- Work closely with external suppliers, internal stakeholders and the Traffic Manager to ensure final products meet the required quality standards and are delivered on time.


Evaluate & Review


- Review the successes and failures of all projects from all perspectives. Seek feedback and performance data from the originator of the brief and apply learnings to future projects.


SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE


- Minimum of 3 years working in agency or in-house.
- A good understanding of the luxury and retail sectors.
- Expertise in design with a strength in research.
- Expert working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite programmes.
- Strong organisational and communication skills.
- An ability to multi-task and meet tight deadlines with a positive, can-do attitude.
- A strong sense of team with the capacity to be flexible and practical as well as collaborative.
- Ambition with an appetite to grow.

How to Apply

Please send your CV and portfolio to [email protected] - please note that only successful applicants will be contacted.