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CR Design Ltd

Senior Designer

Job Added: 11 July 2019
Applications Close: 10 August 2019
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: Cardiff
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: cr.studio
Twitter: @crchitchat

Are you ready for a career that gives you the opportunity to exceed your potential?

Is now the time to stop settling for an average, desk-bound design job and spread your creative wings?

We’re looking for a different kind of Senior Designer. We don’t want someone who’s happy to be glued to their Mac for 40 hours a week.

We’re looking for that special person, who’ll be illustrating one minute, directing a video shoot the next. Someone who’s comfortable enough to manage a design team, but who’s happy to make the coffee now and again.

Us? Well, we’re a Cardiff-based agency, already punching above our weight, looking to expand our team. And maybe you’re the one who’ll join us on the next stage of our journey towards creative world domination.

That’s all the inspirational stuff, now here’s the nitty gritty:


Report to Creative Director and collaborate with Account Managers, to lead and develop outstandingly creative traditional and digital projects
Lead development and design of spectacular ad campaigns
Oversee consistently incredible creative output and artworking
Inspire and support the junior designer team
Produce awesome artwork for print, with strong attention to detail


6+ years’ experience in an agency
Be an Adobe CS Suite champion (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop essential; AfterEffects desirable)
Mobile and Desktop UI, UX experience
Impeccable attention to detail – quality is key
An instinctive understanding of layout, typography and photographic composition
Be able to produce expert, pixel-perfect work
That little something extra – come ready with your own superpower. A love for doodling, sketching, illustration would be a big, fat advantage!

Personal Attributes

A creative mindset, a problem solver, able to inspire with your contributions at workshop discussions
Outgoing, brave, a natural leader
A brilliant written and verbal communicator
An organised, dependable type, with reliable time management
Positive work attitude, able to give and receive constructive criticism
A passion for and knowledge of technology and creative culture.

What we are offering

A lively and creative studio environment with a friendly, driven team
Competitive salary
Company pension scheme
20 days holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
Complimentary gym membership
Fish & Chip Fridays
Endless coffee/biscuits and fruit
Working week

The role is full time, based in our Cardiff studio. Hours are 8:30am – 5pm Monday to Thursday, with a feel good Friday 4.30 finish.

Think you’re up for it?

Don’t bother us with your ordinary, blow us away with your A-game!

How to apply

Email [email protected] with a link to your portfolio (or PDF folio under 8mb) plus a covering email with 200 words on why you're perfect for the role.