Timbuktu

Digital Graphic Designer

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 13 April 2019
Website: rebelgirls.co.uk
Job Listing Added: 27 February 2019

We are Timbuktu, an award-winning media company, creator of the global bestselling series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls (www.rebelgirls.co).
We are looking for a multi-talented, enthusiastic and creative Graphic Designer with a dedication to producing consistently high level work across a broad range of media.


Reporting to the Art Director and Social Media Manager, the new member will work with our team to drive forward Rebel Girls social media presence, creating image and video content that’s forefront, innovative and on-brand. The Designer must be really passionate and ready to take the design of our future look.


We want to hire someone who understands and embrace our company’s culture and share the same values and objectives behind the brand.
If you think this is the right company for you send your portfolio to us and a covering letter explaining why you want to work for Rebel Girls.


What you will do:


- Communicating with the Art Director and the design team on design project needs and requests
- Deliver creative images and video content which is inspiring and innovative, to be formatted across multiple channels, particularly Instagram, Instagram Stories and Facebook
- Working with a wide range of media, including photography, illustration, animation and video footage
- Contribute to team brainstorms and idea generation for content, brand initiatives and campaigns
- Working on online banner ads, videos, gifs, newsletters and website takeovers
- Extensive work for mockups and pitches—from websites to products and spaces
- Presentation layout and cleanup
- Creating innovative visual proposals for all studio related projects
- Excellent image retouching ability
- A keen eye for graphic design details.


Our ideal candidate:


- Excellent Adobe Creative Suite skills - Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
- Working knowledge of motion graphics (After Effects) and video editing
- A love of concept and craft, typography and visualising ideas
- Ability to manage multiple responsibilities and assignments simultaneously under strict deadlines
- Proficiency and experience of optimising designs for online
- Ability to combine strategy, design, and creative content
- Be open to change and challenge in order to drive the business forward
- Ability to design creative from concept to delivery
- A strong interest in design trends, techniques and solutions

How to Apply

Please send your portfolio and cover letter to [email protected]