Colophon Foundry

Graphic Designer

Job Added: 08 April 2019
Applications Close: 08 May 2019
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @colophonfoundry

ABOUT THE ROLE
We are currently looking for a graphic designer to join our team. You will be working directly on graphic design projects (book design, identity design) and also self-driven type projects (our own publishing, website work, social media updates and a variety of other designed output via Colophon Foundry).

YOU SHOULD HAVE
— Around one years industry experience
— Be forward thinking, driven and decisive
— A strong visual aesthetic, and understanding of the necessary technical skills to produce great work
— An interest in type design and typographic driven design
— Strong conceptual skills and thinking

KEY SKILLS
— Great communication skills (written and spoken)
— Attention to detail
— Ability to work in a team
— Typographic understanding and execution skills
— Excellent working knowledge of the common Adobe Programmes (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
— Ability to handle multiple projects at once
— Be flexible, adaptive and able to ‘muck-in’
— Basic programming knowledge of HTML and CSS

TO CONSIDER
— The role starts with a three month trial period
– Our studio is in Islington, London
— You will be working with a 5 person team, and we are continuing to expand

How to apply

— Send a covering letter explaining why you fit the role and what you can bring to our team
— Send a PDF portfolio of your recent work (ideally 7–10 projects)
— Please ensure all names and information is thorough and correct.
— Send an email to [email protected]