Manchester International Festival


Based: Manchester
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £25,000 to £25,000
Contract: Fixed-term
Applications Close: 22 January 2019
Twitter: @MIFestival
Job Listing Added: 03 January 2019

As a Designer you will deliver creative solutions for the 2019 Manchester International Festival (MIF) as part of our in-house design studio.

Working under the direction of the studio’s Senior Designer and external Design Agency, North, we are looking for an ambitious and talented Designer with a few years of experience eager to develop your skills and join the team in a fast-paced environment.

This role offers the opportunity to design for a wide range of MIF projects across print and digital. Working with design guidelines you’ll take them and contribute new ideas and be comfortable communicating them to a range of people. You’ll be confident in taking initial design concepts and translating them into various sizes and formats.

We seek enthusiastic candidates with eagerness to both learn and contribute with a problem solving approach. There will be an emphasis on producing engaging typographic executions so an enthusiasm for and typographic flair are vital. A keen eye for detail and a willingness to take on new challenges is essential.


• To work as an integral member of MIF’s in-house design team to deliver design solutions in line with existing guidelines

• To support the Senior Designer to develop and execute a wide range or print and digital design from initial briefing through to project completion. Presenting design concepts and executing design amends

• To work on both daily typesetting and layout jobs as well as creative concept executions

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