Social Life

Designer

Job Added: 30 September 2019
Applications Close: 30 October 2019
Level: Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @hellosociallife

We’re a young social content agency based in London Bridge, who specialise in bringing brands and broadcasters together on the internet in innovation and rewarding ways.

With an ever-growing reputation for world-class creative, strategy, campaign executions, community management and audience development, Social Life was founded in 2014 by ex BBC Radio 1 social and digital producers Alistair Parrington and Laura-May Coope.

You’ve probably already seen us in action, we work with some of the most exciting clients with the biggest social audiences in existence including Netflix, Hulu, MTV, Amazon, Apple and Zynga.

We’re on the look-out for a new Designer to join our rapidly expanding team in the London office.


What we are looking for:

ESSENTIAL

  • A Social led designer with at least one year of agency or freelance experience.
  • Hot typography and layout skills are a must.
  • Fluent in all things Adobe - particularly Photoshop & Premiere.
  • Comfortable with direct communications with senior members of the team and face to face interactions, hangouts with clients.
  • Able to work to a high standard on short turnarounds and adapt to changes rapidly.
  • Has eligibility to work in the UK


DESIRABLE

  • Experience in social media for entertainment brands
  • Has an appetite for the latest design trends
  • A keen interest watching streaming services like Netflix
  • Proficiency in After Effects will definitely give you an advantage.


THE ROLE

In true news room style, the team meet every morning to bring their creative ideas to the table. In this role it’s crucial to be aware of the latest news, culture and social trends in order to be ahead of the game.

You will be responsible for:

  • Working on a number of daily tasks briefed in after a daily huddle. Including video and still assets across a number of popular Netflix shows.
  • Collaborating with the wider team but working closely under a senior designer.
  • As you continue to grow as a designer there will also be opportunities to work and lead on other design projects within the company. Working closely with the heads of the design team we will map out your desired career progression.


ADDITIONAL COMPANY BENEFITS

  • Company healthcare for yourself and family members
  • Work Pension
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Access to a plethora of training courses.

How to apply

Please send over your portfolio/website and CV to [email protected] with the reference: DESIGN JOB ROLE

IF YOU’RE CHOSEN AS A POTENTIAL CANDIDATE

We will invite you to interview with us in person or across google hangouts. You’ll get to meet some of the team, find out more about the role and we’ll get to find out a little more about you.

This interview will also include some time based exercises. A place where you can showcase your design flair and project management skills. These tasks will also give you more of an insight to what you would be working on day to day.