Mid-Weight Multi-Disciplined Designer for Sandals Resorts

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  • London  
    perm  
    Undisclosed  
  • Company
    Unique Vacations UK LTD  
    Start date
    ASAP  
    Duration
    n/a  
  • Closing date
    14 March 2018  
    Posted on
    13 February 2018  

ROLE DESCRIPTION

Sandals and Beaches Resorts is looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious Mid-Weight Designer to join their in-house creative team, working alongside the marketing team to help create and produce all design work for the UK and wider European markets.

This busy role will be involved in design projects spanning across the full spectrum of channels and media. This will include but is not limited to; national press and magazine adverts, posters and point-of-sale material, HTML web banners, emails, OOH advertising and more. You will need to adhere to our various brands’ identity guidelines for each media channel and ensure that subsequent artwork is of an acceptable standard for our prestigious brands.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Some of the key responsibilities of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Concept Creation – producing high quality creative ideas from initial concept stages to full campaign creative across all channels and media
  • Print Advertising/Collateral – the creation of print advertising (B2B and B2C) from brief/concept stages to print ready files (often requiring accurate art working and colour correction abilities) including national press, magazine advertising, direct mail, posters, flyers and ad-hoc materials
  • Digital - working with the online team on the creation of reactive web banners with Google Web Designer or Adobe Edge Animate to promote commercial messages; email templates; and creation of bespoke landing pages for the brand websites
  • Video – Creation and editing of video content, specific for use on social media
  • Liaising with printers and external suppliers to source quotes and requirements for in-house material produced
  • Updating the internal image library, with new photo-shoots and updating old images with preferred shots. Ensuring that the images within the library are approved for use and accurate
  • Colour correcting and image retouching all images from photo-shoots received
  • Creation of internal resources including business cards, office stationary etc
  • Ad-hoc large scale design projects such as taxi wrap creative and events stand
  • Provide the Junior Graphic Designer with day-to-day support

SKILLS

We are looking for someone who:

Essential technical skills

  • Is educated to a degree level in Graphic Design
  • Has a minimum of 3 years’ experience working in an in-house or agency-based role
  • Is MAC literate (OSX) with experience in Adobe Creative Suite CC, InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, After Effects
  • Has a working knowledge of Google Web Designer or Adobe Edge Animate for the production of HTML web banners
  • An in-depth knowledge of the print production process
  • A knowledge of HTML/5 and Rich Media a bonus but not essential.
  • A Working Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to understand technical specifications and create accurate print/web ready documents with a good understanding of colour

Essential personal skills

  • The successful candidate must possess creativity, ambition, an eye for detail, a can-do attitude and a willingness to be flexible and work to tight deadlines
  • Ability to multitask, prioritise and manage own workload, as well as being aware of the rest of the team
  • Good communicator – creatively, written, verbally and presentational
  • Confidence and ability to build strong relationships within the team

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