Junior Graphic Designer

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  • Essex  
    perm  
    £25,000 to 27,000 p/a  
  • Company
    AGENDA Digital & Creative Recruitment  
    Start date
    16/02/2017  
    Duration
    Permanent  
  • Closing date
    13 April 2017  
    Posted on
    15 March 2017  

Agenda is delighted to be working with one of our top local clients on their Graphic Designer vacancy; this is a great opportunity for an experienced individual looking to join a dynamic graphics team within a successful and creative company.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

The company was founded in the late 90’s and the two owners are still very involved in the business, on average the company has grown by 20% year on year and are really thriving. The company design and produce contemporary homeware exporting their products to over seventy countries to a range of architects, designers and specifiers.

THE ROLE

This role is a direct result of the company’s continued expansion; they now look to recruit a Graphic Designer to help manage their growing workload. The role of the Graphic Designer is to create design solutions with high visual impact that graphically and visually deliver the brand proposition of “Elegant Simplicity”; your approach to design should be both modern and creative. You will provide design and graphics across a full range of platforms - print, websites, e-marketing and other digital media. You must have a good understanding of print processes. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential as you will work within a team alongside the Graphics and Marketing members - sharing the workload and utilising most effectively the key strengths of each member of the team. You will ensure that both within your work output and your professional conduct that you fully reflect the company’s values.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Working alongside the Senior Graphic Designer to design and produce the annual main catalogue (for both International and US) and look book (including: front cover, overall layout, technical specifications and imagery)

Working on layouts and artworking pages ready for print

Design and produce any other printed material as may be required

Artworking the company’s print advertising following predetermined campaign concept

Produce box artwork using predetermined guidelines

Coordinating the flow of box artwork through the company’s PLM system

Graphically representing datasheets and other technical documentation (with original technical data to be supplied by the relevant Design Engineer) as required

Producing templates and supporting marketing team on production of external and internal email campaigns through Mailchimp software

Producing additional digital marketing material, including support material for the company’s websites

Coordinating the design and production of the company’s metal and fabric swatch booklets

Using Photoshop to work on images as and when required - such will include re-blending of complex lifestyle photography

Thinking creatively in order to produce new ideas and concepts and then presenting these ideas to senior personnel (for example: creation of the annual catalogue cover)

Using innovation to redefine a design brief within the constraints of cost and time

Staying up to date with industry leading printing techniques and understanding parameters for investigation

Proofreading to deliver both accurate and high quality work

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Comfortable working within a team environment

The ability to give and to receive constructive feedback

Creative flair

Up to date knowledge of industry software

Professional approach to time, costs and deadlines

3 years + experience working as a graphic designer, ideally within a print environment

Thorough working knowledge of CC Indesign, CC Photoshop, CC Illustrator and Mailchimp

This is a great opportunity for a Graphic Designer to work with a brilliant client of ours. If you wish to find out any further information regarding this opportunity then please contact Kate Devlin:

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