THe USB Group

Junior Graphic Designer

Job Added: 14 August 2019
Applications Close: 29 August 2019
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: Uxbridge
Salary: £22,000 to £25,000
Website: usbgroup.co.uk

Are you the brilliant and innovative Junior Graphic Designer that we are looking for at The USB Group Ltd?

We are an award-winning promotional merchandise company with 15 years of industry experience. We work with brands such as Microsoft, Nissan, Google, Michelin and CAT to create high-end promotional merchandise for a global audience.
We are looking for a Junior Graphic designer who will fit into our enthusiastic, entrepreneurial culture and work collaboratively with our Brand and Communications Designer. At The USB Group, we consider ourselves to be an energetic yet professional team that create innovative, tailored products. We are dedicated to ensuring excellence in both product and customer service and thrive within our supportive, respectful and flexible environment.

As a Junior Graphic Designer in a fast-paced environment, you will be involved in a multitude of consumer goods projects, working with diverse brands across a variety of industries. Alongside this, you will be also be creating advertising, social media and event graphics, and assisting with the development of our growing brand and new products.

The role of the Junior Graphic Designer is to work closely with the Brand and Communications Designer across a range of applications from product graphic designs, digital and social, to brochures and exhibitions. This includes but is not limited to:

Designing and creating exciting and enticing product launch campaigns
Designing and developing online campaigns for use online and across social media channels
Assisting with the development of our brand, including new product development and colour trends
Events & exhibition graphics creation
Working on the creation and execution of packaging designs to suit the current market trends
Product imagery and editing
Product and promotion literature and artwork
Communicating with external agencies
Providing support to the Brand and Communications Designer and office team.

What will I need to be a brilliant Junior Graphics Designer?

A can-do attitude. You have no problems diving into creative challenges that you’ve never experienced.
You want to deliver work that you can be proud of. Design isn’t just a job to you.
You are reliable and like to be held accountable for your tasks at hand.
You’re super creative, organised and dedicated.
Excellent customer service is second nature.
You want to be a part of a growing, innovative business.
Good relationships with key stakeholders are a priority for you.
You have great time management skills and know how to prioritise workload.
A have a strong desire to learn and develop your skill
You like to work proactively under your own initiative, but also love to be part of a team.

Required skills and experience for this role
The ideal Junior Graphics Designer will have worked in a previous role with a minimum of 2 year’s work experience, with a proven track record and an eye for detail
A design based, degree-level qualification or similar
An excellent design portfolio
Excellent copywriting ability
You can read Adobe CC (Illustrator, Photoshop) fluently.
Your presentations are as good as the contents
Experience in branding and logo design is a must.
Working knowledge of HTML5 would be a bonus, but not essential

In return for being a brilliant Junior Graphic Designer…
A competitive salary of £22,000 to £25,000 experience and skills dependent.
An environment to learn and develop within
A dynamic, entrepreneurial and creative team environment

How to apply

Please send over your CV to tell us what you have been doing and a cover note to say why you think you are perfect for the role. Links to a portfolio of your work should also be included.
The email address is [email protected]