Papier Ltd

Junior Stationery Designer

Based: London
Level: Junior
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 08 May 2019
Website: papier.com
Twitter: @papieruk
Job Listing Added: 08 April 2019

Founded in May 2015, Papier is a fast-growing, London-based start-up, which has raised ~£7million since launch and is changing the face of online personalisation. Papier offers a sophisticated user experience and delivers beautifully designed products, on-demand and all over the world, from personalised greeting cards to wedding invitations and stationery.


We are looking for a strong team player to join us on our journey in establishing Papier as the leading online brand in personalised printing.


Under the direction of the Stationery Design Manager, the Junior Stationery Designer will support the business in radically growing our portfolio across a variety of products including greeting cards, invitations and personalised stationery. Contributing to creative concepts and working on set projects, the ideal candidate should have a passion for design with a portfolio that demonstrates strong creative thinking.


RESPONSIBILITIES
Delivering quality design work in a fast-paced environment and taking an active role in ensuring upcoming deadlines are met
Maintaining an awareness of emerging trends and new ideas, and reflecting this in your designs
Working alongside other designers and departments to assist in the development of new designs, and effectively communicating with the team throughout this process
As part of the creative team, contribute to conceptual exploration including mood boards and sketches prior to the design of a collection. Designing a broad range of personalised products within a collection
Working on set projects and tasks as given by the Stationery Design Manager. Throughout this process efficiently manage and plan your time, and share designs as they are developed


REQUIREMENTS
Design School Graduate or 1-2 years Graphic Design experience
A strong interest in print & stationery design with a knowledge of paper stock, print techniques and print production
Ability to successfully adapt design styles to suit a variety of projects and physical products
Attention to detail with strong typography & layout skills
An understanding of preparing artwork for print and web
Good Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign skills, with an eagerness to learn and develop this
Detail orientated & organised with good time management skills
Self-motivated, with the ability to work as part of a team as well as individually
Flexibility and willingness to react quickly to changing demands of the business
Proven track record of illustration skills or producing design-led stationery products, with a strong portfolio to support are a plus


BENEFITS
Competitive salary
Central London office location
£40 per month cultural allowance (to spend on museum, theatre, gig tickets and more!)
Fully stocked fridge
Regular team lunches, events and cultural trips
Friendly and fantastic team!