Job Reference: 120
Budget: Market rate
Job Type: Permanent, Full Time
Date posted: 29/5/18
Are you a Graphic Designer with 1-2 years experience looking to enhance your skill set or a Graduate looking to secure your first Graphic Design role and work for a well-regarded organisation? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!
This role is a vital part of a busy Marketing Team, supporting the Graphic Designer with the production of marketing and communication materials for a manufacturer. The Marketing Team produces a high volume of materials for a range of internal and external purposes to support the business.
Experience Required for a Graphic Designer:
Ideally 1/2 years commercial Graphic Design experience, with knowledge of packaging creation. Graduates would be considered without experience if they are straight out of university with a 2:1 or above in Graphic Design.
Software Knowledge for a Graphic Designer:
Any web design software advantageous but not essential
Person Specification for a Graphic Designer:
The ideal candidate will be a team player, working alongside and supporting the Graphic Designer
Punctual, polite and able to communicate with various levels of staff
Capable of building and maintaining strong, respectful and effective partnerships with the many internal departments with whom Marketing work to complete projects
Knowledge of print process
The ability to take a project from brief through to artwork
Effective project management, taking responsibility for individual projects from concept through to print
Must be meticulous when it comes to attention to detail
Creative - must have artistic flair and have an eye for design
Ability to multi-task/Stability under pressure - reacts well to change and stays positive despite setbacks
Flexible - maintains effectiveness in a fast moving and/or changing environment and with varying tasks, responsibilities or people
Self-motivated - must be able to work unsupervised
Able to stick to deadlines
Creating packaging artwork for company and customer own brand products, to include final print ready files
Digital retouching/cutting out in Photoshop
Work alongside Graphic Designer to create POS for Company/Customer Own Brand
Artworking and production work such as converting picture files in photoshop, updating packaging, amending sales promotion sheets, amending pricing in literature etc
Assist the Graphic Designer with the design and production of regular marketing and communication materials using good, eye-catching and consistent designs
Maintaining graphics files on the server
Implement corporate identity and uphold brand values; work to a brief and within the parameters of the brand guidelines
Prepare projects for litho/digial print
Produce company related stationery
Create mock ups of packaging
Aid the Graphic Designer in the photography of products
Work alongside the Graphic Designer on the production of the annual catalogue
The duties listed are intended to present an overview of the role, they are not exclusive or exhaustive.
For a confidential chat and the opportunity to discuss this fantastic position in more detail, please apply now.