Wholegrain Digital

Digital Designer for Sustainable Agency

Based: London
Level: Senior, Mid-Weight
Salary: London Living Wage
Contract: Part Time
Applications Close: 04 April 2019
Twitter: @eatwholegrain
Job Listing Added: 05 March 2019

About Wholegrain Digital


Wholegrain Digital is on a mission to use design and web technology to help create a sustainable future. We want to lead the way in becoming a truly sustainable business and greening the internet.


Established in 2007, we are one of Europe’s most established WordPress web design agencies, working with some of the world’s most positive organisations and we are proud to be a Certified B Corporation.


Based in London, our team adopt a semi-remote working culture with the aim of providing the perfect balance of customer service, team interaction and work-life harmony. We work to create an inclusive and supportive environment in which people are empowered to do their best work and are valued for their contribution, regardless of their background. Our non-conventional structure avoids politics and bureaucracy, encouraging all team members to challenge and be challenged in order to continually improve every aspect of what we do.


About the Role


Are you a mega creative, motivated and self-driven designer with a passion for sustainability? If so, this is the position for you! Wholegrain Digital is seeking a talented, self-motivated web designer with experience designing websites from conception through to production.


This is a Part time 20-30hours per week (with potential to increase) semi-remote role in an open and relaxed environment in which you will split your time between working from home and our office at Somerset House in London.


Salary Range: £33-38k Pro Rata


Required qualities:


Creative, motivated and self-driven is a must
Experience Facilitating design and UX workshops with team members and clients
Advanced Sketch and Photoshop skills
Sufficient technical knowledge to ensure that your designs are feasible and to communicate your ideas to our team of developers.
Planning sitemaps, user journeys and wireframe designs for websites
Advising the client on user experience and conversion optimisation
Presenting creative ideas to meet the client’s requirements
Discussing project requirements with the client
Knowledge of Sketch and Invision software is must


Desired qualities:


Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop will be very useful
Front end development skills would be a bonus but are not essential.
Experience providing design advice to other members of a team
Knowledge of the latest trends in typography
UX experience and understanding of conversion optimisation
Illustration and Animation (web animation) would be a bonus


Benefits:


Flexible working
Rewards for using renewable energy at home
Paid volunteering opportunities, team days & team lunches
Pension
Competitive salary based on experience
Free access to London’s Santander bikes
Paid traveling for events
Discounts and invitations to events and facilities at Somerset House

How to Apply

How To Apply: We get a lot of good CV’s but what we are really looking for is a remarkable individual. Please ensure you attach a Cover Letter and CV with your application. Get in touch with us in whatever way you think best to get our attention and inspire us about the opportunity of us working together. You can start a conversation by emailing [email protected] or calling 02071128240 We look forward to talking to you.