Ave Design

Junior Designer

Based: London
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 01 March 2019
Twitter: @avedesignstudio
Job Listing Added: 11 February 2019

We are Ave Design – a graphic design studio based in Islington, London, that specialises in working with the charity and not-for-profit sector. With an ethical outlook and a creative edge, we provide strategic brand, print and website design consultancy services to a range of clients; including the WWF, Macmillan, Cancer Research UK, and St Mungo’s.


We are very busy and so are looking for a junior designer to join our small, and growing, team. This position is initially for a six month contract, but with the potential to become full time should the work level accommodate. The role is varied and hands-on; you’ll be responsible for working solo on projects as well as within a team, taking projects through from initial briefing to final artwork delivery.


Skills, experience and responsibilities
Around 1 - 2 years experience
Excellent all round design skills
Some experience with project management would be desirable
Experience across print, web design and branding
Experience of questioning and developing design briefs
Strong eye for detail
Knowledge of best practice for print and digital touchpoints
Excellent knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Experience working (in an administrative capacity) with WordPress
Ability to create accurate, print-ready artwork
Good communication (both spoken and written) and organisational skills
Ability to work on alone and within a team, depending on the size of the project
The ability to effectively manage more than one design brief at a time and meet multiple short deadlines
Desire to be a key player in a small team
Have a positive attitude and an ability to have fun


About Ave Design
Collaborating only with the organisations we love, we work hard to push, evolve and reshape our clients’ brand identities and communications with our holistic, bespoke approach. Our work combines beautifully crafted graphic design with strategic, targeted messaging, in a way that delivers real, measurable results. Our clients span the charity and not-for-profit sector and all are doing great things. We work with each to help expand their reach with tailored, meaningful and relevant brand communications. Our team brings together experienced specialists in a variety of fields to provide services such as branding, logo design, print and digital marketing materials, as well as websites. We also integrate social media and marketing campaigns, copywriting and photography, too. We love what we do, because we passionately believe that great design can bring positive change. 

How to Apply

Please send your salary expectation, CV and covering letter to [email protected] by 28th February 2019. In addition please send a portfolio of your five best pieces of work