Designwerk UK Ltd

Midweight Designer

Job Added: 25 April 2019
Applications Close: 25 May 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £23,000 to £27,000
Twitter: @designwerk

Designwerk is an award-winning creative agency specialising in sport. We are looking for passionate, talented designers to help us continue to deliver great things. With a portfolio of high-profile international accounts, you would be joining a hardworking and welcoming team.

We are hiring for a Midweight Graphic Designer to join our growing studio in Old Street on a fixed term contract, with the possibility of a permanent position being offered thereafter.

We are looking for someone who can start immediately, who has at least 4 years’ agency experience working on event, experiential or environmental projects. Examples of sports brand related work is also essential.

Our ideal candidate:
- Confidence in taking on challenging design briefs and responding with conceptually brilliant ideas
- Degree in Graphic Design or similar
- Excellent storytelling and narrative skills
- Confidence to lead smaller projects independently, and work alongside the wider design team
- Technically proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
- Confident using keyboard shortcuts
- Experience with SketchUp is preferred (creating schematic drawings)
- Be a team-player who is keen to pitch
- Outgoing and enthusiastic personality
- Ability to work quickly under pressure and thrive in a fast-paced environment
- Strong awareness of the latest design trends
- Articulate with excellent spoken and written English

Your portfolio will show strong examples of:
- Spatial / Event / Sports / Experiential Design
- Identity/Branding
- Concept Generation
- Strong sketching skills
- Large format print application
- Good artworking experience

If this sounds like the right challenge for you, please get in touch!

How to apply

To apply for this role, please send your cover letter, folio and CV to [email protected], along with your salary expectations and notice period.

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