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Wednesday 24th, August

Are you interested in Expending your horizon and work in a totally new exciting country which is the worlds fastest growing economy. Are you interested in leading a young dedicated team, being the focus of leading a directory publisher to digital and direct visuals to help develop a country.
Than consider working in Myanmar. And join our group in capturing audiences and develop a portfolio that will be internationally recognized.
You will be leading an in house design team of 8 staff
You will be helping to develop 12 layout designers.
You will be the visual head with our 10 websites
You will be leading the communication drive in infographics
You will be working closely with our in house marketing department
You will be making a difference.

We are looking for a junior designer to join our expanding creative team to devise and produce exciting and engaging work for our range of clients including construction companies, housing associations, major high-street retailers and property developers.

The successful candidate will help develop creative concepts and solutions, supporting our designer and marketing executive in planning, management and implementation of print and digital design across multiple platforms, ranging from exhibition stands to responsive sites and print media.

Working not only with the design team, but also the company directors and senior members of staff, the role involves understanding the client and their needs before making design decisions. The role demands a natural creative flair, up-to-date knowledge of industry software and a professional approach to time-management, budgets and deadlines.

You’ll be creative, enthusiastic, passionate about design and have great eye for detail. We like to work with people who think a bit differently, who are confident to share their ideas within a team and know how to make a good cuppa.

Requirements

Ba(hons) or equivalent in a design subject
Strong portfolio

Key skills

Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
Good typography skills
Ability to work within brand guidelines
Working on multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities
Ability to meet deadlines and supporting team members to meet theirs
Art working and amending brochures, exhibition material, social media images, posters, advertisements, logos and overall branding projects
Ability to work with both print and digital

Desirable

HMTL and CSS web knowledge
Basic Animation skills (using Adobe After effects)

SENIOR MOTION DESIGNER
The HEAD Sports Creative Studio based in London, UK is expanding to become a full in-house agency and is therefore looking for energetic, entrepreneurial and multidisciplinary people to join us in achieving our vision of cutting-edge performance at all levels.

The Role
We are looking for an experienced, story-driven Senior Motion Designer who is keen to work in our progressive sports company alongside a team of outstanding creatives moving the brand into the digital age and beyond. The right candidate will have a modern, fresh and cutting-edge approach to great motion design, pushing boundaries towards what is possible in motion/3D design and able to demonstrate this on their showreel. We are looking for people who are bursting with ideas and have a passion for motion design and film, with a borderline-fanatic interest in sports (preferably tennis and ski) and digital innovation.

Key Responsibilities
• Taking creative concepts and bringing them to life in 3D and through motion graphics with exceptional results
• Creating highly engaging motion graphics for a vast array of media, including TVC, mobile, online broadcasting and the web
• Ability to create motion graphics and video for product movies with storytelling that goes right to the heart of our end-customers as well as sales and trade staff
• Creating exciting stories through motion design of our products and brand manifestos
• Passionate about keeping up-to-date of changes in motion design, as well as knowledge sharing with team about the latest innovations and what’s on trend (and what’s not)
• Both creating original content and editing existing footage
• Occasionally assisting on location at film and photo shoots

Skills/Experience
You will need a minimum of 5+ years’ experience working as a Motion Designer. You will have exceptional skills and knowledge in motion graphics with the ability and desire to produce iconic, exciting work that embodies the spirit of cutting-edge performance. Experience in sports branding not essential but definitely preferred.
• Excellent knowledge and experience in motion design software as well as 3D software
• A master of Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Cinema 4D, video editing, motion graphics, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Experience working in Trapcode and V-Ray preferable
• Excellent skills in idea development for motion graphics and 3D graphics
• A brilliant showreel showcasing your emotional storytelling talent through motion design
• Naturally creative and imaginative with a strong eye for detail
• A lively, enthusiastic and ambitious personality who loves to develop and discover new things
• A team player who thrives working alongside colleagues and external consultants across a wide range of briefs
• Organised, self-motivated and able to work efficiently to tight deadlines
• A keen interest in the future of motion graphics and innovations (e.g. special effects, photography, film, sound, animation, etc.)
• No 9 to 5 mentality, willing to be flexible with hours to ensure a job is well done

Additional
There will be some international travel required. A good level of English both spoken and written is required. German highly advantageous but not essential.

Contact
Please apply with a cover letter and a link to your online portfolio, including your showreel.

Apply at:
http://www.head.com/en/jobs/#58

360VoucherCodes is a leading UK voucher code website providing discounts and deals to millions of UK consumers. With a recent launch of 360CouponCodes.com in the US, we are looking for a UI/UX designer to come on board to improve user experience and flow. With expansion soon due in Europe, you will need to be competent in designing for the various trends of multiple countries.

A successful candidate will need:

3+ years experience of design
Able to keep up to date with new trends and technologies
Able to work fast to produce advertising creatives for various companies ranging from luxurious to budget brands.
Ability to monitor customer flow and improve on the experience and constantly tweak as appropriate.
Communicate with advertising clients and work to their deadlines.
Design skills for multiple devices, mobile, tablet, desktop, app etc.

JOB SUMMARY

If you like to push yourself and think outside the box, this is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic WEB and APP designer who wants to be exposed to a wide and varied set of design tasks and likes to work on projects (and products) through their whole life cycle.

ESSENTIAL SKILL-SET
High standard of graphic and web design skills
Good knowledge of HTML/CSS and use of JavaScript libraries
Experience with a popular CMS e.g. Drupal / WordPress
Good knowledge of cross browser issues

NON-ESSENTIAL SKILL-SET
Any knowledge of vanilla JavaScript
Experience using CSS pre-processors (SASS preferred)
Familiarity with version control systems (Git preferred)

EXPERIENCE
Any commercial experience a benefit
Degree level education preferred

ABOUT OUR COMPANY; BREAD

BREAD is an innovative and forward thinking digital agency.

We design and build high quality websites, web applications and mobile/tablet apps for a variety of business sectors. We have a solid track record and some great clients. We’re expanding and looking to move on to the next level – we need some new people to help us achieve that goal.

We’re a friendly, approachable and flexible company. We don’t have any strict hierarchies. You’ll be part of a team that works closely together. We have a modern, comfortable, easy-to-reach office in Borough, near London Bridge, SE1 – a great upcoming area. We’re close to Borough Market, the Tate Modern, Bankside and The Southbank – and only 10 minutes into the West End.

Please see our agency website: http://breadcreative.com

Our app based work (branded as Companyapp): http://companyapp.co.uk

JOB DESCRIPTION

We need a talented and versatile Web Designer / Developer to join our team and work across a wide variety of tasks, including:

• Design for Websites and apps
• Responsive website development in WordPress / Drupal
• Interactive content for presentations / e-learning
• Web apps for desktop, tablet and mobile.
• Helping to manage and support clients
• Helping to cost proposals for new business
• Planning and scoping new projects

We need someone who is creative, resourceful and has a good eye for detail. We always try to be up with the latest trends in web design, so you need to relish the challenge of constant innovation. As a web designer for us you need to like being busy, see a problem as an opportunity, have a good imagination and be keen to innovate.

We would expect you to be able to be capable of great original design, but also be able to produce work to given design style guidelines if required. Any experience of design for print would also be useful as this is occasionally required in the job.

The job will cover a wide range of skills so you need to be flexible, quick to learn and adaptable as any particular project evolves. The ability to work to tight deadlines is essential and you will need to have good interpersonal skills to enable you to liaise with clients effectively.

We think that all our staff need to be ‘creatives’. Imagination, inventiveness and vision are not just qualities for designers and copywriters – good developers need them too – to solve problems, come up with new ideas and to stretch the boundaries of what is possible.

To work with us you need to be a truly talented and highly motivated individual, who is passionate about web and app design. You need to be confident in your ability to deal with the demands of working on original and cutting edge assignments and be happy to embrace the challenge of always going one better than the last project.

We’re a small team – but that means you can gain big experience. With us you’ll be working on a wide range of tasks, on a variety of projects, using a range of different technologies. Life will not be dull. You won’t be one of 20 other Web Designers doing the same job, day in, day out. We will challenge you to learn and grow – get involved in new things – to push yourself.

For this role you will need to . . .

• Be passionate about good design for UE and UI
• Enjoy coding – be capable of producing clean, efficient, robust and well-commented code
• Enjoy working in a small team, relish seeing projects through from beginning to end and being involved in the whole process
• Take real pride in your work – always seek to excel at what you are doing and look to go the extra mile
• Be versatile and willing to learn new stuff – be quick and adaptable
• Be able to develop projects for the real world with high quality and intuitive UI and UX
• Have the self-motivation, initiative and discipline required to deliver your tasks on-time and on-spec – often to tight deadlines.

APPLICATIONS

We would ask that with your application you submit a portfolio of your work in a designer role and explain your exact part in it. If you are invited to interview you should be aware that we may ask you to sit a short test. We may also ask for code examples.

At SSAT, the Schools, Students and Teachers network, we believe that teachers make students’ lives. Our membership, training programmes, events and publications help teachers carry out their vital job even better, more confidently and more professionally than before.

We are looking for a middleweight graphic designer to join our busy in-house design team. You will work across various print and digital projects including the design and production of marketing materials and brochures, information booklets, editorial publications, press adverts as well as a range of collateral for our national events and training programmes.

The position is initially offered on a fixed-term contract starting in September 2016 until 31 August 2017.

Essential requirements

  • proven experience in a similar role designing for print and digital which should be evidenced in your portfolio
  • a creative thinker with a passion for design who keeps up to date with design trends
  • experience of producing on-brand, creative solutions in answer to a brief
  • provide support, guidance and inspiration to less experienced members of the design team
  • solid understanding of InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • an excellent portfolio that demonstrates creative flair, versatility and imagination
  • proficient in Microsoft Office – including Word and PowerPoint
  • excellent attention to detail
  • strong written, verbal and interpersonal skills
  • highly organised and adaptable to changing priorities.

A full job description is available at www.ssatuk.co.uk/jobs.

To apply, please send a covering letter outlining why you think you meet the requirements, your CV and a PDF portfolio or weblink to recruitment@ssatuk.co.uk with ‘Middleweight Graphic Designer’ in the subject title.

Closing date: Friday 26 August 2016.

Please note, depending on the number of applications received, this may be closed earlier.

Applicants must be resident and legally eligible to work in the UK.

No agencies please.

Job description —
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and outgoing Studio Assistant / Receptionist to join our close-knit London studio. This is an amazing opportunity to get into the creative industry and join a top London agency creating brands, websites, films and experiences for brands like BBC Three, J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore, Merlin Entertainments, Sony Music and Viber.

The role will cover everything from welcoming visitors and keeping the kitchen tidy, to organising events and assisting the creative & production teams on client projects.

Desired skills —
First and foremost you need to be a good communicator – confident but down to earth when writing and speaking. You’ll be dealing with everyone from the postman to clients, so confidence with a range of people is key.

Practical skills are also essential, as the team will rely on you to keep everything working behind the scenes. We’re looking for use of initiative and the ability to get stuff fixed.

As some of this role is desk-based you also need to know your way round a Mac and Office 365 – and preferably will have used the Adobe CS suite too. An appreciation for technology is a bonus, as is familiarity with the most common social platforms.

Finally, you’ll have a deep interest in the creative industries, be excited by digital media, and love music, film and entertainment – you need to get what we do!

Experience —
We’re open to people from all education and working backgrounds – the most important thing for this role is having the right attitude and personality.

To apply —
Send your CV and an introductory email telling us why you’re the person we should employ and how you’ll make the difference to Studio Output.

A bit about us…
Studio Output is a creative brand agency. We work with some of the biggest global brands, making the difference through innovative and memorable design. We deliver a fully-integrated creative service underpinned by compelling strategies and an incredible attention to detail.

Digital Marmalade is looking for a talented Full Stack Web Designer to join us.

We are looking for someone who can create amazing user experiences. The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful design, possess superior user interface design skills and be able to translate high-level requirements into beautiful, intuitive, and functional designs, and clean, best practice HTML.

The Position

Joining a team of 8 designers and developers at our London office, you will work on a variety of high profile projects from conception through to delivery, as well as taking on maintenance for existing work. On a day to day basis you can expect a diverse and varied work environment where you will scope digital projects, design features in line with specifications, troubleshoot any issues and ensure all work is delivered to a high standard.

Responsibilities

– Execute all visual design stages, from concept right through to delivery;
– Produce production ready front end HTML;
– Work closely with the development team to deliver projects to specification;
– Conceptualize original ideas that use simplicity and user friendliness to tackle complex design roadblocks;
– Present and defend designs and key milestone deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders;
– Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards.

To Qualify

You should be an enthusiastic, self-motivated Web Designer / Digital Creative / UI/UX Designer or similar with a CV and portfolio that demonstrates:

– Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively;
– Great communication skills;
– Outstanding design for the web;
– An eye for creating simple and stunning user experiences;
– The ability to write top quality HTML, CSS and JavaScript
– The ability to work well under pressure, adhere to tight deadlines and work well within a team;
– A passion for the latest web technologies

Working with Digital Marmalade

With clients that include The Times, The Sun, Monarch Airlines, Fusion Lifestyle (and many more) we are a hugely experienced team of digital specialists who create solutions that help drive customer engagement and improve the digital experience. We have been trading since 1997, and now are based in a renovated vinegar factory a few minutes from Tower Bridge. Here, you will benefit from a relaxed and informal atmosphere where you get to work with the latest tech and can expect benefits such as weekends away, regular social and team building experiences, and performance related bonuses.

We guarantee you won’t be just a cog in a machine. You’ll be encouraged and expected to join in, give your opinion, build direct relationships with new and established clients, and help build Digital Marmalade in to something bigger and better than it already is.

If you’re interested, please send your CV, a link to your online portfolio and a covering letter to jobs@digitalmarmalade.co.uk

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

Are you an experienced designer with a whole host of creative ideas that work effortlessly across print and digital? Yes? Then we’re looking for you to join our multi-disciplined creative team.

Are you a creative thinker with plenty of passion, a minimum of four years’ agency experience, who’s as happy scamping ideas for a new campaign as you are checking artwork ready for print? Are you a master of all things Adobe CS with a great eye for detail?

Are you commercially aware, understanding how brands, businesses and charities communicate? Are you up for working on projects from branding, direct mail, brochures, responsive user-friendly websites or microsites, to email suites, online advertising, social media campaigns or even video? Are the jobs we’ve done below right up your street?

ILM – Multi Channel retention campaign
http://www.considercreative.co.uk/our-work/ilm/32/multi-channel-retention-campaign.html
Woodland Trust – Family Membership Prospecting Mechanic
http://www.considercreative.co.uk/our-work/woodland-trust/32/family-membership-prospecting-mechanic.html
Imperial College London – Institute for Molecular Science and Engineering Brand
http://www.considercreative.co.uk/our-work/imperial-college-london/32/institute-for-molecular-science-and-engineering-brand.html
Terrence Higgins Trust – Mass participation fundraising event
http://www.considercreative.co.uk/our-work/terrence-higgins-trust/32/mass-participation-fundraising-event.html
If you’re the designer we’ve been looking for, then it’s time to get in touch.

We’re an established, lively and driven creative agency based near Tower Bridge, London. We like clean, simple, straightforward and effective. We don’t like bells, whistles or egos. Our strengths are in strategy, fundraising, campaigns, direct marketing, event and conference branding, responsive web design, motion graphics and brochureware for clients predominantly in the charity and education sectors.

So far so good? Splendid. Have a glance down the final tick-list below and get in touch.

You conceptualise and scamp ideas for new campaigns with ease
Your typography is better than excellent
Your eye for detail is exceptional
You still love the feel of the final printed item
You also understand the digital world, and often dream in pixels
You love a bit of wireframing, UX and UI
You’re comfortable presenting and articulating your ideas to the team and clients
You enjoy being an essential part of a solid team
You are a badass with Adobe CS
You have a passion for fundraising and the third sector, or are keen to get involved
Still sounding like this job ad was just written for you? Great. Drop us a line with your CV, a few outstanding examples of your work and salary expectations to jobs@considercreative.co.uk

And if you want to know what it’s like working in our studio, head to our Facebook page for the latest goings on: https://www.facebook.com/considercreative/timeline

We are currently seeking a mid-to-senior level UX/UI designer to join our team in Newmarket, just outside Cambridge.

You will get to enjoy working on a variety of projects from different sectors within a multi-disciplinary team of designers, developers and content creators.

You will probably be:
– Addicted to attention to detail with plenty of common sense and analytical skills
– A smooth communicator and relish meeting clients and gathering requirements
– A master of functional UX design as well as beautiful UI
– Able to create mockups and prototypes quickly and easily
– Able to work on own initiative and work well within a small team

It would also be highly desirable if you have:
– Experience in branding and graphic/print design
– A good understanding of HTML5, CSS3 and jQuery and the ability to help out with front end development
– Basic knowledge of WordPress or other open source CMS

Ideally you would have worked for a web agency before and have an extensive portfolio to brag about.

We will offer you a salary that reflects your experience and input with a company bonus scheme.

Oh and we will take you paint balling with us, too!

~ UK residents only and absolutely no agencies ~

Job Title: Digital Designer

Section (optional):

Department: Digital

Directorate: Commercial and Communications

Responsible to: Head of Digital Services

Overview of Job
The Zoological Society of London (ZSL) is an international scientific, conservation and educational charity whose mission is to promote and achieve the worldwide conservation of animals and their habitats. Our mission is realised through our ground-breaking science, our active conservation projects in more than 50 countries and our two Zoos, ZSL London Zoo and ZSL Whipsnade Zoo.
We are looking for a creative and innovative digital designer. The role will create designs, graphics and use front end coding to support projects across the charity. They will enhance, build and maintain ZSL’s digital portfolio. Development skills specifically in WordPress and Drupal are required. Some project management will also be required to support the development of key projects related to the above using their skills to help the charity to build on its successful digital portfolio and develop the brand online.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
• Creating high quality designs and graphics for digital projects within ZSL
• Working within the Digital Services Team to develop and improve ZSL’s digital portfolio. This includes, apps, games, email templates, educational tools, WordPress and Drupal sites
• Project management skills to liaise with both internal and external stakeholders
• Maintaining and developing ZSL’s network of WordPress sites
• Use their knowledge of front end coding, ideally HTML, JavaScript, PHP and CSS to improve usability and functionality across all areas
• Support the charity’s social media strategy and content, including developing infographics and marketing material for exhibits and campaigns
• Specify, design and create WordPress websites and themes
• Maintain ZSL’s digital channels and work with agencies to fix problems
• Monitor and report on analytics to make improvements
• Train staff on relevant technologies
• Aid in the development of new mobile platforms and applications
• Work with external suppliers to develop functionality
• Writing project specifications & briefs
• Keeping to deadlines, able to plan ahead

Expectations of job holder
• To ensure that the policy for equality of opportunity is adhered to and promoted in all aspects of the post holder’s work
• To ensure effective quality control and continuous improvement in all aspects of the work and responsibilities attached to this post.
• Demonstrate professionalism towards sensitive and confidential information.
• To comply with and promote Health and Safety policies and procedures and to undertake recommended Health and Safety training as and when necessary.
• To be committed to professional self-development, through participation in in-service training as necessary for the successful carrying out of the job.
• To undertake such other duties as are commensurate with the grade of the post.

Working Conditions
• This post is office based and some travel may be required, specifically to ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

People
• No line management responsibility

Person Specification
Essential
• Be educated to degree standard or equivalent qualification or equivalent level of experience working in a related field
• Previous relevant experience
• High quality designer with experience of creating graphics and design with a digital focus
• Front end development of websites using HTML, JavaScript and CSS
• Basic understanding of PHP for developing WordPress
• Understanding of web standards, online branding, usability and accessibility (W3C, WCAG)
• Excellent Adobe Creative Cloud (CC) skills. Key programmes: Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
• Experience with Content Management Systems (CMS)
• Knowledge of UI, UX and wire-framing including industry tools such as InVision or similar
• Experience with WordPress sites including theme development
• Understanding of adaptive and responsive design
• Keeping to deadlines, ability to plan ahead
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to work with people from different backgrounds
• Ability to implement creative ideas from conception through to deployment
• Test processes and ability to feedback on technical functionality
• A high standard of verbal and written skills

Desirable
• Experience working with third parties and external agencies
• Keep up to date with the most recent trends and functionality
• Knowledge of e-commerce technologies and systems
• Knowledge of Google systems including tag manager and analytics

Other
• Commitment to achieving ZSL’s objectives, and a real desire to improve and grow the Charity’s online presence
• Empathy and understanding of equal opportunities
• Driving licence

John McAslan + Partners, an award winning, international Architecture Practice is looking for a Head of Media to join their busy London office.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a practice at the forefront of architectural design. John McAslan + Partners has an extensive and award-winning portfolio encompassing cultural, transportation, educational, commercial, residential and masterplanning work as well as an exceptional track record in community projects such as the N17 Design Studio in Tottenham, North London. The practice’s portfolio is diverse – In the UK the practice has recently delivered a prestigious landmark residential scheme in Victoria for Land Securities and is currently completing an equally significant residential scheme in Holland Park for Grosvenor and Native Land. The practice has also recently secured planning permission for an important commercial scheme in Jermyn Street, St James’s, for The Crown Estate. Internationally, the portfolio currently includes some sixteen projects in Doha, Qatar, including the 5 star Mandarin Oriental Hotel, a Mosque, Heritage House Museums and a School, while in Moscow the practice has just completed the Bolshevik Factory and the Museum of Russian Impressionism. The portfolio also includes a masterplan for the Royal British Columbia Museum in Victoria, Canada, the redevelopment of the British School in Rio de Janeiro and twin 44 storey residential towers in Istanbul, Turkey.

You will be managing a team charged with supporting the architectural process across the practice, delivering exceptional creative solutions and overseeing the design and communications output across all teams in the practice. The successful candidate will need a clear understanding of the architectural design process and must demonstrate in-depth strategic marketing management and a high level of design literacy.

We are looking for somebody agile and responsive, with a multi-disciplinary skill set and a ‘can do’ attitude. The role will be to oversee and choreograph, collate, programme and ensure delivery of your team’s work which will include junior designers, visualizers, model makers and marketing assistants, whilst working alongside our wider architectural team and marketing/PR partners.

The position will cover a wide remit across a diverse and productive practice and will include the following

– Leading a team of designers to generate creative ideas and concepts to fulfill the client’s brief.
– Work with Key Account Managers, to understand the clients’ brief, objectives.
– Take part in pitch ideas, often taking part in client presentations.
– Coach and mentor your team to develop their creative and design skills.
– Commission photographers to work on projects and on location as required.
– Cooperate with the rest of the creative team across different types of media
– Take work from concept to final execution within deadlines.
– Manage and delegate responsibilities to other designers and provide direction.
– Stay on top of all trends and maintain best practices.
– Work with the Head of Project Delivery to maximise productivity across the team.
– Ability to work to tight deadlines

To apply:
Where possible, please apply by email to recruit@mcaslan.co.uk. Please provide a cover letter, your CV and a relevant and concise sample of your most exciting work (no more than 10 pages, maximum file size of 5mb). Alternatively, please apply in writing to The Recruitment Team, John McAslan + Partners, 7-9 William Road, London NW1 3ER.

John McAslan is an equal opportunities employer

Please quote reference number 1616 in all communication:

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

We are looking for a junior graphic designer to work across our publications, FE Week and Schools week. Working to the Head designer and senior designer you will have responsibility for the graphic production of the online and print material of our titles and general graphic design for Lsect. This is a fast paced environment so only design ninjas need apply.

Location: Greenwich, London, SE10
Reports to: Head Designer
Staff Responsibilities: nil
Hours of work: 9am until 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.
Duration: Permanent
Salary Range: £20k to £25 (DOE)

About us
FE Week and Schools Week are weekly online and printed newspapers dedicated to the education sectors in England.

FE Week launched in September 2011 and is published weekly (term time, 36 weeks). Schools Week launched in September 2014 and is published weekly (term time, 37 weeks).

The papers are a lively read, offering a mixture of news, exclusives, expert comment, features, technical information, coffee break snippets and more.

Both titles are written for middle and senior management working in schools, colleges, private training providers, and those interested in education policy, including government, policy shapers and other service providers.

The newspapers are published by Lsect Ltd. Lsect Ltd was established in 2011 to provide financial training, conferences and a weekly newspaper (FE Week) to the further education sector. With an annual turnover in 2014 exceeding £1.9m, we are growing and developing business.

The ideal candidate
The successful candidate will have a passion for editorial design, an eye for detail and a wealth of knowledge in design; a creative yet commercial mind is also important.

The role involves both online and print media roles. On a weekly basis you will be responsible for helping to ensure the successful design, packaging and printing of one of the newspapers.

If you’re the kind of person who’s determined to be your best, whatever you do – then we want to meet you. We’re looking for all kinds of individuals – people with real drive, motivation and passion, who want to develop their careers a supportive, high energy environment, and help drive their career and our business forward and play a key role as we enter our fifth year.

Job Outline
• Responsibility for the design marketing material and supporting 2 designers in the design and production of FE Week and Schools Week — online and in print
• Managing the creative briefs with clients of Lsect, FE Week and Schools Week
• Maintenance and development of online presence including social media and uploads weekly
• Responsibility for the production of all promotional material including adverts, flyers etc
• Liaising with print suppliers to ensure all related items are produced to a high quality whilst being cost effective
• Any other duties as required from senior managers

Personal Specification
Qualifications & Training:
Media and/or Graphic Design based degree or similar qualification
Positive attitude.

Experience:
Experience of all the “Adobe Creative Suite” Working with print media publications and sub-editing
Editorial design
Experience of working with a CMS programme (Word Press preferred)

Skills:
Excellent typographic skills, very strong on concept and brand development, and have a great understanding of the web.
Good knowledge of Indesign and Photoshop

Excellent Knowledge of:
Adobe, Creative Suite software, Word Press, general computer software.

Qualities and Attitude:
Creativity, persistence, attention to detail, multi-tasking, team worker and able to receive constructive criticism positively.

Note: This job description is not exhaustive and will be subject to periodic review. It may be amended to meet the changing needs of the business. The post-holder will be expected to participate in this.

To apply
Send a CV, pdf portfolio and a covering letter outlining why you are well suited to the role by clicking the link below.
Interviews to take place in August.

We are looking for a senior graphic designer to work across our publications, FE Week and Schools Week. Working to the Head designer you will have responsibility for the graphic production of the online and print editions of our titles and general graphic design for Lsect. This is a fast paced environment so only design ninjas need apply.

Location: Greenwich, London, SE10
Reports to: Head Designer
Staff Responsibilities: nil
Hours of work: 9am until 5:30pm, Monday to Friday.
Duration: Permanent
Salary Range: £22.5k to £27.5k (DOE)

About us
FE Week and Schools Week are weekly online and printed newspapers dedicated to the education sectors in England.

FE Week launched in September 2011 and is published weekly (term time, 36 weeks). Schools Week launched in September 2014 and is published weekly (term time, 37 weeks).

The papers are a lively read, offering a mixture of news, exclusives, expert comment, features, technical information, coffee break snippets and more.

Both titles are written for middle and senior management working in schools, colleges, private training providers, and those interested in education policy, including government, policy shapers and other service providers.

The newspapers are published by Lsect Ltd. Lsect Ltd was established in 2011 to provide financial training, conferences and a weekly newspaper (FE Week) to the further education sector. With an annual turnover in 2014 exceeding £1.9m, we are growing and developing business.

The ideal candidate
The successful candidate will have a passion for editorial design, an eye for detail and a wealth of knowledge in design; a creative yet commercial mind is also important.

The role involves both online and print media roles. On a weekly basis you will be responsible for ensuring the successful design, packaging and printing of one of the newspapers. Upon you joining the organisation you will be given one of the newspapers as your primary day-to-day focus.

If you’re the kind of person who’s determined to be your best, whatever you do – then we want to meet you. We’re looking for all kinds of individuals – people with real drive, motivation and passion, who want to develop their careers a supportive, high energy environment, and help drive their career and our business forward and play a key role as we enter our sixth year. We want you to grow with us.

Job Outline
• Responsibility for the design and page layout of FE Week and Schools Week — online and in print (predominately FE Week).
• Managing the creative briefs with clients of Lsect, FE Week and Schools Week
• Maintenance and development of online presence: lsect.co.uk, feweek.co.uk and a schoolsweek.co.uk including social media
• Responsibility for the production of all promotional material including adverts, flyers etc
• Liaising with print suppliers to ensure all related items are produced to a high quality whilst being cost effective
• Any other duties as required from senior managers

Personal Specification
Qualifications & Training: Media and/or Graphic Design based degree or similar qualification
Experience: Experience of all the “Adobe Creative Suite” Working with print media publications and sub-editing, Editorial design
Skills: Excellent typographic skills, very strong on concept and brand development, and have a great understanding of the web.
Excellent Knowledge of: Adobe, Creative Suite software, Word Press, general computer software.
Qualities and Attitude: Creativity, persistence, attention to detail, multi-tasking, team worker and able to receive constructive criticism positively.

Skills:
Excellent typographic skills, very strong on concept and brand development, and have a great understanding of the web.
Good knowledge of Indesign and Photoshop

Excellent Knowledge of:
Adobe, Creative Suite software, Word Press, general computer software.

Qualities and Attitude:
Creativity, persistence, attention to detail, multi-tasking, team worker and able to receive constructive criticism positively.

Note: This job description is not exhaustive and will be subject to periodic review. It may be amended to meet the changing needs of the business. The post-holder will be expected to participate in this.

To apply
Send a CV, pdf portfolio and a covering letter outlining why you are well suited to the role by clicking the link below.
Interviews to take place in August.

TVF Media spans the creative industries – from television and video content, education and communications, to arts and events. TVF Digital, part of the TVF Media group, is a young and dynamic tech start-up company which brings together the experience of our video post production, design and development teams alongside new talent in web analytics and social media to create an agency team with clients across a range of sectors including arts, broadcasting, hotel and leisure, healthcare and education.

We are looking for a talented Junior Graphic Designer to join our rapidly expanding multimedia group in a creative, design-based role. Based in central London, you will be working within our innovative digital agency, contributing to projects across TVF Media’s divisions. As a member of our award-winning creative team of Developers and Designers, you will be integral to our aim to push the forefront of both print and digital design platforms.

The successful candidate will be ambitious and keen to see themselves grow in our expanding design studio. You must have an excellent educational background with an undergraduate degree plus a design qualification and/or demonstrable experience. You will have strong creative vision and technical skills including excellent knowledge of the Adobe CC Suite.

If you think you have what it takes to join this exciting company, please apply now via our website.

We are a fashion-forward creative e-commerce agency. We work with large retail and fashion brands, helping them transform their online shopping experience. We work with Timberland, George, Ted Baker, Hobbs to name a few. ,

Our creative team is at the heart of what we do, providing beautiful creative work for our clients.

We are looking for a junior Digital Designer to join the team, working on a wide variety of projects for our varied client base. If you have 1-2 years experience and are interested in creating fantastic user experiences, this could be your role.

What you’ll do on a day-to-day basis:

– Absorb and understand client’s design needs and create amazing on brand web designs and campaign assets across all devices.
– Create unique, engaging, creative and commercially focused e-commerce designs.
– Create associated banners and graphics for client’s websites.
– Work to tight deadlines in a fast paced environment, creating design concepts for multiple clients.
– Create SEO friendly page designs, whilst ensuring a great online shopping experience.

Skills and experience required:

– Proficient with all Adobe applications, including photoshop and illustrator
– An understanding of CSS, HTML and wireframes
– Able to deliver well executed designs under tight timeframes
– Able to build relationships with different teams
– The ability to take designs from concept to delivery

CHORD is looking for a talented designer to join its emerging team. This is a great opportunity to help craft executions for some exciting clients and gain experience in shaping the studio output.

About CHORD
CHORD is a design focussed studio building long term relationships with brands. With digital at our core we combine strategy, technology and content to produce compelling creative solutions. We have a compact client list and also seek to apply our experience to self initiated projects.

About the designer role
As a CHORD designer you will help create innovative and user-centric digital experiences. With a broad skill set the role will contain elements of campaign, installation, mobile and website design. Whilst enforcing the creative idea you will enjoy the integrated approach and feel comfortable working across various outputs.

This role requires a well-rounded individual who has a solid understanding of all aspects of interaction design & technology. With a strong portfolio you will be able to talk about why and how the end product was created and the things you learnt along the way.

What the job will be like
As part of a small team, you will be required to manage your own time based on project requirements and have a good sense of delivering to deadlines. This also means you enjoy ownership of the idea and will push to get the best possible results. You will be working on various clients and be ready to offer ideas and support to all aspects of the studio output, we work as a team.

Required Skills &; Expertise
– Experience as an Interaction Designer or similar
– Understanding of digital best practices including responsive design.
– A portfolio of work samples demonstrating your experience
– Strong ability to communicate your point of view with both team members and clients

Some nice to haves
– You have designed a mobile app
– An interest in photography and/or film
– A field of design you would love to try out
– A good taste in music (as long as you think it is)

How we work
– The idea is king
– Ruthless attention to detail, it has to be perfect
– Design and test everything
– Its good to talk.