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Creative Recruitment Limited

Graphic Designer - East Midlands

Job Added: 07 November 2019
Applications Close: 21 November 2019
Level: Mid-Weight, Junior
Contract: Full Time
Based: East Midlands
Salary: £20,000 to £30,000
Twitter: @creative_rec

Junior - Middleweight Graphic Designer - EAST MIDLANDS (Driver required)

Calling talented Graphic Designers with a good eye for layout and typography and a creative flair in design and layout creation.

Our client, a Design and Branding agency in East Midlands is seeking a talented Graphic Designer with a good eye for layout and typography and a good understanding of marketing platforms (both printed and digital) to work on innovative projects across branding, packaging, campaigns, projects (offline and online) and printed media for a wide range of clients and consumer product sectors.

The role is based within the in-house design team and reports to the Creative Director.


ROLE PURPOSE

  • To be responsible for producing print ready artwork and digital assets
  • To be responsible for helping to drive the creative direction of campaigns


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The role will vary day-to-day, but common activities include:

  • Developing new concepts through to design and production stages
  • Complete and create artwork for brand communications
  • Design assets for website, email, social and paid media channels
  • Research images, typography and design trends
  • Offering input to creative meetings and sharing ideas
  • Producing attractive and effective designs for all media
  • Communicating with the creative director to receive feedback
  • Liaising effectively with clients and other team members
  • Supporting the team throughout the execution of campaigns and projects
  • Producing corporate marketing literature
  • Producing / designing presentations within PowerPoint
  • Supporting in-house marketing team to produce innovative visual campaigns


KEY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Creative industry experience in digital and print graphic design
  • A background of working as part of a design team
  • Using of Apple Mac equipment and operating system
  • Good Office skills, Mac and PC Platform (PowerPoint and Word)
  • Strong Adobe skills (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and After Effects)
  • Strong understanding of layout and typography and animation
  • Good understanding of modern print processes in packaging and digital production (online asset creation)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • The ability to meet deadlines in a high- pressure environment
  • The ability to see projects through from inception to production
  • Consistency regardless of project size
  • Good organisational skills that support the rest of the team
  • The motivation to maintain and improve design standards
  • The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve
  • Ability to follow and work within brand guidelines
  • Creatively driven and a keen eye for detail
  • Good communication skills
  • Illustration skills would be advantageous
  • Up to-date on current trends
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Adeptness with leading design software packages
  • A determination to achieve and succeed
  • Driver’s license essential

Please send your CV and portfolio to [email protected]

How to apply

Please send your CV and portfolio to [email protected]