Velocity

Senior Designer

Based: Richmond upon Thames
Level: Senior
Salary: £45,000 to £50,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 25 February 2019
Job Listing Added: 14 January 2019

About Velocity


• - Award-winning, super-creative, boutique marketing agency.
• - Specializing in tech markets from start-ups to industry-leaders such as Slack, Sprint, Salesforce and Motorola.
• - 50 people, based in London with a small NYC office.
• - Current design team: 1 Head of Design, 1 Design Director, 1 Senior, 1 Motion Lead, 4 Mid-weights and 3 creative artworkers.
• - Wide variety of work, from branding, websites and interactive to content marketing (video, ebooks, promotional content, etc); with a real emphasis on digital.
• - A confident, ambitious agency known for challenging our clients, aiming high and finding new ways to tell stories.


The role


• - Design across multiple channels from inception through to final deliverable.
• - Guide more junior members of the team, as well as freelancers that we bring in, while also being predominantly hands-on.
• - Work with our account, writing and developer teams to turn briefs into breakthrough work.
• - Help sell in work to clients and pitch to prospective clients.


The candidate


• - A book full of amazing, thought provoking ideas, beautifully executed.
• - A solid foundation in the principles of design, type and creative direction.
• - Proven record in creating and delivering responsive web experiences.
• - Experience in prototyping and testing design ideas.
• - Familiarity with tech and B2B markets, although not essential.
• - At least 5 years experience working in a digital creative agency
• - Experience of art directing photographers and commissioning illustrators.


Technical skills


• - Proficient in CC esp Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
• - Familiarity with industry standard UX and UI design and prototyping tools; Sketch, Figma, Adobe XD, InVision, Zeplin.

How to Apply

Please send your folio along with a cover letter/ email to [email protected]