Blackhawk Network Europe

Designer

Based: Hemel Hempstead
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 24 May 2019
Job Listing Added: 09 April 2019

With a priority leaning towards client delivery the creative team operate as a shared service for the entire BHN business, servicing internal comms, sales and marketing activity aswell as product development.


Create and develop innovative concepts, designs and artwork across all media channels.


Responsibilities:


Develop core creative ideas and deliver work that is engaging, ‘on brand’ and within guidelines
Take and respond to briefs from Internal clients and where required external clients
Maintain high standards and ensure only the very best work is released to internal and external clients
Work collaboratively across the team to drive up standards of creativity
Act as a brand ambassador to ensure the tone and values are consistent across all branded content and products
Support of design ideas that, through proof of concept stage, lead to value-adding products that delight and enable growth targets to be met
Contribute to the effective delivery of on-time, high-quality deliverables that address all relevant prospective clients requirements
Work in collaboration with design team, account teams and clients to deliver outstanding creative work that adds value to the overall client relationship
Continuously keep abreast of innovative design and technology in the market place and share updates with the team
Work in line with best practice and proactively minimise business risk including overseeing and communicating the review and updating of relevant company policies, standard operating procedures and legislative updates.
Provide direction, support and advice to more junior members of the Creative team
Proactively review and work within company policies, standard operating procedures, company and legislative updates to ensure you are working in line with best practice and business risk is minimised
Display positive examples of the company Beliefs (Real, Accountable, One Team and Innovative) at all time
Proactively review and work within company policies, standard operating procedures, company and legislative updates to ensure you are working in line with best practice and business risk is minimised
Display positive examples of the company Beliefs (Real, Accountable, One Team and Innovative) at all times


Essential Skills:


A solid portfolio that demonstrates delivery of creative excellence
Advanced Mac and program skills including Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Solid understanding of digital design process (UX/UI) and experience in associated programme
Motion graphics/animation capabilities although not essential would be favourable
Knowledge of Product lifecycle would be advantageous
Proven Creative studio experience
A healthy Interest in the wider aspects of design and its application and a passion for sharing
An appetite for learning and continuous improvement


About Us:


Blackhawk Network connects brands and people through innovative incentives, engagement and commerce solutions. Combining the best branded value products with cutting edge technology, platforms and services to create exciting, engagement solutions that maximise sales, productivity and loyalty. Our integrated worldwide network enables you to connect with employees, sales channels and customers in-store, online, through mobile and social networks. We work through 3 main business units: Hawk Incentives, Hawk Commerce and Achievers


Hawk Incentives helps companies to build, sustain and extend profitable relationships with employees and customers. We offer a wide choice of reward and incentive products, supported by easy-to-use platforms and APIs. And many of our salary sacrifice and lifestyle employee benefits are easy to implement, at low or no cost.


Hawk Commerce enables gift card transactions and activations to occur at the distribution partner’s POS system. This business unit includes physical retail sales, ecommerce sales and our gift card exchange business.


Achievers is an employee engagement platform that aligns employee and company values through real time Recognition and Engagement Measurement. We couple our comprehensive solutions with best in class services. Our focus every day is on driving business outcomes such as increased employee retention, performance, productivity and customer satisfaction.

How to Apply

Please apply via cour careers page asap if this looks of interest: beta.smartrecruitonline.com/p/job/Designer-10240?source=TO_PORTAL&sourcetype=feed