Bloom & Blossom

Junior - Midweight Graphic Designer

Based: Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Salary: £20,000 to £28,000
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 03 May 2019
Twitter: @bloomandblossom
Job Listing Added: 03 April 2019

Graphic Designer – Bloom and Blossom


THE OPPORTUNITY
This is a fantastic opportunity for a Junior to Midweight Graphic Designer to join the award-winning British skincare brand – Bloom and Blossom. We provide natural, routine-led and solution-focused skincare for the whole family.
We are a small, friendly and fun team looking for a positive and creative Graphic Designer to develop their career in this hands-on and exciting role.


THE COMPANY


Founded by Christina Moss and Julia Yule – sisters in law, mothers and self-confessed beauty junkies, they created the business leaving impressive careers in finance, marketing, PR & communications. Bloom and Blossom is a solution focussed skincare brand designed with the whole family in mind.


We have received some incredible support, gaining cult status amongst beauty editors, industry tastemakers, consumers and a string of A-list fans including Royals, Pop Stars, TV Presenters, Sports Stars, Social Media Influencers and Models.


We are exceptionally proud of our British-made products for Pregnancy, Mother and Baby, Sleep, Baby Sleep and for children our exciting Bath, Book and Bedtime range in partnership with Roald Dahl. Our products are designed to take a woman through pregnancy, motherhood and beyond and from birth through childhood. We believe in no nasties – we ethically source, use the highest quality ingredients with no parabens, petrochemicals, sulphates, silicones or synthetic colourants.


It’s an exciting time to join Bloom and Blossom, with a variety of interesting and exciting projects on the go including a brand and packaging refresh, consumer and shopper activation projects, point of sale material development, new product development and new product launches. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for creating our print and digital assets, reporting directly into our Head of Sales & Marketing and working alongside our small Sales & Marketing team.
Based in Amersham, Buckinghamshire.


THE ROLE
• Integrated design role for the creation of both print and digital assets including;
• Branding including brand visual identity, marketing assets, adverts, magazine, 360 marketing and communication campaigns, website, apps, banners, social and digital creative
• Product packaging, event, exhibitions and displays, customer activation assets
• Corporate communications including commercial presentations and corporate identity templates
• You will be responsible for applying and safeguarding our brand visual identity across all assets and projects
• Meeting managers to discuss the business objectives and requirements of the various project briefs
• Estimating the time required to fulfil the project briefs and providing estimates of the time and work involved
• Supporting the sales and marketing team by providing assets that elevate the quality of their presentation materials
• Thinking creatively to produce new ideas and concepts to develop engaging and interactive design


THE REQUIREMENTS


• Degree or relevant qualification in graphic design, arts, communication or related field
• Junior to midweight Graphic Designer
• 2 – 3 years relevant experience: agency or inhouse
• Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suit – Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
• Passion for design, knowledge of current design and social trends
• Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography, print and digital
• Retouching and manipulation of images
• Excellent project management experience and the ability to prioritise and manage work loads
• Experience of animation for social assets desirable but not essential
• Knowledge or experience of e-commerce/website channels desirable but not essential
• Mac user
• Compelling portfolio of work over a range of creative projects
• Excellent communication skills, interpersonal and relationship skills
• Fast starter that can work independently and as part of a team
• Good attention to detail

How to Apply

Please send CV and covering email to [email protected]