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Orlight Ltd – St Albans

Web Designer at Orlight

Working Hours: Monday – Friday 8am-6pm
Location: Victor Way, Radlett Road, Colney Street, St Albans, AL2 2FL.

Benefits: Pension Scheme, 20 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

Established in 1997, Orlight is a long-standing dominant force within the architectural lighting market internationally. We provide unparalleled lighting products and services delivered in a unique manner to our ever changing and exciting industry sector.

Your role will combine elements of graphic design, website design, and website development. Some experience therefore in branding, logo design, assets, brochure design and e-mail design would be desirable. It is important that the web element of the business accurately reflects all other marketing material. A comprehensive knowledge of SEO wold be advantageous. Experience with Social Media is also desired, however a knowledge and willingness to explore this area further would be desired.

You will also be providing development support for our clients and so knowledge and confidence in HTML, PHP and WordPress are essential. Experience in mobile app development is an advantage, but not necessary. You will be responsible for creating and developing innovative, ground-breaking ideas to engage both national and international clients.

The successful candidate should be a self-motivated individual with energy and enthusiasm in abundance, capable of working under pressure in a fast-paced environment. They must be a confident communicator who works effectively in a team and independently. We are looking for someone who is able to use their initiative, whilst also taking direction from the senior members of their team. Interdepartmental skills are key as they will be working closely with the Manufacturing and Sales teams to deliver consistent technical data across all online content.

The Candidate:
• Confident communicator able to work interdepartmentally
• Exceptional time management and organisational skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• Ability to maintain effectiveness in a fast moving/changing and pressurised environment
• Contribute effectively in a team and work independently
• Be highly organised to manage simultaneous projects
• Communicate with other departments effectively
• Critical thinker and problem solving abilities
• Excellent visualiser and user focused design skills with an eye for detail
• Have a minimum of one years’ experience

Technical Skills:
• Hand code HTML, CSS
• Ability to work with responsive HTML/CSS/JavaScript
• Javascript/JQuery/BootStrap
• PHP
• WordPress
• Knowledge of: MySQL, Maria Database, Mongo Database or NoSQL, Spark advantageous but not essential
• Be well versed in the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat)
• Knowledge of SEO
• Knowledge of Social Media channels

Ascend Studio – a vibrant central London boutique brand strategy & communications agency – are looking for an Account Manager to join their small but growing team.

The agency produce premium design solutions for a broad range of clients and sectors. Our core capabilities are: brand strategy & implementation, digital UX & website design and print-based marketing.

You will have a broad understanding and appreciation of design – ideally from a role within a respected design studio and at least 3 years in industry. You’re energetic, flexible and a natural problem solver. You are friendly, confident and ambitious. You present with excellent spoken and written English. You will become a significant member of our team, working closely with our designers and supporting the agency directors.

You should have the ability and confidence to:
• Understand client requirements and translate these into high quality design briefs
• Generate proposals and internal documentation
• Control project management from client request through to final delivery
• Manage team resources, deadlines and design output
• Track project success & profitability
• Ensure project requirements and creative excellence are continually met

This is a great opportunity for you to work within a friendly and positive creative environment, where delivering exceptional design solutions and building strong client relationships is key to our growth, reputation and success.

Please send us your CV, notice period and salary expectations. No agencies. We will only be contacting short-listed candidates.

3D Visualiser

Salary
£25,000-£30,000 Depending on experience

Working Hours
08:00am – 5:30pm

Overview
Orlight Ltd is a market leader in the lighting industry, boasting an excellent reputation with our clients and customers. We are currently recruiting for the position 3D Visualizer to join our dynamic and fast-paced marketing team which has experienced substantial growth in the last few years having built strong relationships with leading construction firms, architects, developers and electrical subcontractors.
Job Summary

The ideal candidate must have flair, enthusiasm, dedication and a willingness to learn. This role is challenging due to the nature of the fast-paced design process and demanding clientele. Therefore, the ideal candidate will be able to flourish under pressure and thrive when faced with challenging tasks.

In return, we offer exciting career opportunities in a vibrant and energetic team and unparalleled progression within the Company as well as benefits and rewards.

• Industry experience preferred, although not essential
• Creativity, the candidate will have a strong conceptual approach.
• Strong presentation skills and an eye for detail are a must.
• A drive to grow and develop within in the company
• Proficient in 3D Studio Max, V-ray and Photoshop
• Ability to handle unreasonable requests and meet deadlines.
• Hand code HTML, CSS
• Ability to work with responsive HTML/CSS/JavaScript
• Javascript/JQuery/BootStrap
• PHP
• WordPress
• Knowledge of: MySQL, Maria Database, Mongo Database or NoSQL, Spark advantageous but not essential
• Be well versed in the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat)
• Knowledge of SEO is desired but not mandatory
• Strong skills in Interior Rendering

Lighting Designer at Orlight

Working Hours: Monday -Friday 8am-6pm
Location: 535 Kings Road Chelsea
Benefits: Pension Scheme, 20 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays

Overview
We are currently looking for an imaginative and progressive Lighting Designer and this role is the perfect opportunity to become part of a dynamic, fast-paced business which has experienced substantial growth in the last few years, having built strong relationships with leading construction firms, architects, developers and electrical subcontractors.

Candidates for this position will be working on high-end developments, both locally and internationally,
ranging from residential to commercial and all those in between. The ideal candidate must have flair,
enthusiasm, dedication and a willingness to learn. The job role is challenging due to the nature of the fast paced design process and demanding clientele. The ideal candidate will be able to flourish under pressure and thrive when faced with challenging tasks.
The right candidate will be exposed to exciting career opportunities and progression within the company.

Our Values
✓ Professionalism
✓ Quality
✓ Teamwork
✓ Accountability
✓ Inclusion
✓ Integrity

Requirements
• An education in lighting design, electrical engineering, interior design, architecture or similar.
• Minimum 2 years’ experience within the lighting industry
• Good knowledge of Dialux/Relux
• Strong presentation skills and an eye for detail are a must.
• A drive to grow and develop within in the company
• A working knowledge of 2D and 3D modelling programs. AutoCAD, 3D Studio Max, Revit and Sketch UP are all advantageous but not essential.
• Ability to handle unreasonable requests and meet deadlines.

Day-to-Day Tasks:
• Upholding, advancing and establishing working client relationships.
• Working with interior designers, architects, consultants and contractors in order to achieve a desired
lighting strategy.

• Conducting lighting surveys using 3D lighting simulation software.
• Preparing luminaire schedules.
• Providing innovative designs from concept to completion.
• Visiting sites on a regular basis.

Based in Chelsea and located on the fashionable Kings Road, Orlight is just 10 minutes away from Fulham
Broadway Station (District line) on the Tube.

Junior Designer at Ziff Davis International

Ziff Davis International is looking for an exceptional Junior Designer to work within our Marketing team. To excel in this role you must be able to design ads and web layouts to a high standard. This would be an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate looking to find their first role in the industry.

Although this is an entry-level role, we have high expectations as to the quality and work ethos for any new addition to our team. We will expect you to be self-reliant and confident, whilst being a pro-active team player that’s keen to maintain the high standards we strive for with each campaign we deliver. The successful candidate will be working simultaneously on multiple campaigns so excellent time management is critical, as is a creative mind and an obsessive attention to detail.

You’ll be working for the No.1 Gaming, Lifestyle and Tech sites in the UK, with influence on campaigns that’ll be seen internationally. Working alongside some of the biggest editorial talents in the industry and an award winning sales team, you’ll have an opportunity to work on campaigns associated with huge names across consumer, entertainment, men’s lifestyle and tech sectors.

Job Requirements

• Arts or Engineering related degree (we will be assessing portfolios so industry related experience may qualify)
• Online portfolio
• Strong design ability and fluency in Adobe Creative Suite, particularly Photoshop and Illustrator

Nice to have

• Web Development experience, specifically with HTML, CSS and JS
• Experience with Celtra
• Agency experience
• Experience working alongside freelancers

Please submit a cover letter, contact details and a website link or pdf of your portfolio to bobby_osborne@ziffdavis.com.

ScreenCloud (https://screen.cloud) makes it super simple for a business to turn any screen into a digital sign using consumer hardware. We’re an international startup with teams in London and Bangkok that is funded, growing fast with over 1600 paying customers including big names such as Amazon, BBC, ABB, Dropbox, Uber, Lenovo and T-Mobile.

We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic and passionate person to lead UX and manage the apps in our App Store (https://screen.cloud/app-store). You will have great digital design skills and a strong interest in technology and the science behind communicating visually to business and consumer audiences.

Our App Store is one of the most crucial parts of our offering. It enables our customers to get content onto their screens quickly and efficiently – such as repurposing content from social media or their website or sourcing it from third party news and information like weather. Our apps need to be adaptable to various customer needs, responsive to different screen sizes and configurations as well as being attractive and simple to use.

The key elements of the role are:

* Working with the team to prioritise new apps
* Planning the scope of each app from front and back end perspective
* Working on the UX flow and briefing designers on look and feel
* Briefing the development team on build and managing that process
* Testing and feeding back
* Launching the app to customers and iterating on feedback
* In the case of some Enterprise customers talking directly with them
* Maintaining and improving existing apps

Examples of current apps we are working on:

* Alexa integration for Amazon Retail to enable screen voice control
* Meeting room booking system using Google Calendar
* Gym class timetable and bookings
* Menu boards for bars and restaurants
* Dashboard for Zendesk to display customer service metrics

REQUIREMENTS

We would expect you to have:

* Background in UX design
* Experience/keen interest in Product Management
* Strong communication skills
* Proven creative problem-solving
* Motivated and able to work autonomously
* Interest in technology and SaaS-businesses

BENEFITS

Competitive salary based on experience and qualifications. Additionally:

* International team and focus
* Stock option plan
* Relaxed working environment
* We track results, not hours

APPLY HERE: https://screencloud.workable.com/j/9018B1883E

Our client is a world-leading agency focused on creating innovative experiences on behalf of some of the biggest and best-known companies globally.

As a key member of their growing interdisciplinary studio, you’ll be a branding-focused middleweight designer with demonstrable experience working across multiple media and environments.

The ideal candidate for this role will also be a strategic thinker capable of applying insights to all design disciplines, further assisting the team in the production of physical and digital experiences.

Being able to work with direction from more senior creative personnel within the studio is a pre-requisite, as is having strong communication skills and the confidence to both present ideas and get involved in all stages of the creative process, from ideation, to production, and implementation.

Key responsibilities

– Work as part of the communications team on design for a variety of commercial clients with a particular strength in graphics and branding.
– Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the the quality of design throughout all phases of the project.
– Participate in brand brainstorming sessions and mocking up design ideas for client presentations.
– Define and develop creative concepts according to brief requirements and the client’s objectives.
– Identify / create “extras” that bring a proposal or presentation to life that can help tell a story in a powerful way.
– Collaborate effectively with directors, writers, developers and fellow designer to take a project from initial idea to final output.
– Present your ideas to other members of the wider design team.
– Be the champion and voice of the user at all times.

Qualities

– Design obsessive, aware of best practice in industry but driven to advance our understanding of its potential.
– A proven problem solver and believer in the value of an inter-disciplinary design approach.
– Ability to effectively present ideas.
– Responsive to unexpected change and ability to quickly adapt to new parameters.
– Be flexible in design and able to take direction, feedback and observations with a positive attitude.
– A clear grasp of the larger project goal and your role in it.
– An eye on the end user and how they ultimately engage with the studio’s creative output.
– Be able to work and liaise across all departments to produce the best response to creative briefs.
– Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision.
– Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) and Keynote at minimum.
– 3-6 years professional experience.

If this position sounds like you’re ideal next step, please send a recent CV and PDF portfolio of work examples to ross@represent.uk.com making sure to include “Middleweight Designer – Agency (Brief Seven)” in the email header.

Surfdome is an industry leading e-commerce site offering surf, snow, skate and lifestyle products to an audience of over 1 million people across Europe.
Based within it’s HQ in Shoreditch, London, Surfdome requires a Mid-Weight Digital Designer that will help deliver a better customer experience through creative input across the business.

Summary:
We’re on the lookout for a talented, friendly & enthusiastic Mid-Weight designer, to help support the Marketing Department with all projects related to Surfdome’s business and activations. It’s a chance to get hands-on experience of a busy creative department who produce a wide variety of top quality work, whether it be photoshoots, web design, visual identity, e-com marketing, presentations, mockups, production, copywriting & more.
Those applying need to be skilled at Adobe Creative Suite (particularly Illustrator, InDesign & Photoshop), name photography as a skill, have a keen eye for typographic detail, and understand design for web. An interest in board-sports & fashion is key as we are passionate about Surf, Snow & Skate being a leading web retailer within our industry. You’ll be a vital part of in-house team, ensuring the creative integrity of the work is on brand with an attention to detail at all times.

Job Description:
KEY TASKS & RESPONSIBILITIES
• Web assets, Email design, social media, web content, display ads, animation & print + more
• Department liaison
• Assistance and lead on a variety of creative projects – Photoshoot campaigns & day to day e-comm design execution
• Asset management

IDEALLY, YOU:
• have 2/3+ years of experience
• have an interest in board-sports
• are skilled at web design with a better than basic knowledge of HTML
• are adept at Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, Lightroom or Bridge
• have experience as a photographer
• have experience at photo editing and post production
• are a fresh and original thinker
• are a hard worker and take instruction well
• are quick to learn and able to think on your feet
• have excellent communication and time management skills, motivated
• by deadlines and required deliverables
• have stong ideas & conceptual ability – from start to execution
• have a full driving license

ON APPLICATION, YOU:
• have a link to a updated online portfolio
• will supply a CV and folio of your most relevant and recent work
• supply any other material you think is relevant

Apply via the Visit Website button or copy and paste the link into your browser:

http://careers.surfdome.com/apply/nC4KOFmPn9/MidWeight-Digital-Designer

Job Title: Graphic Designer ( Digital) Beauty & Skincare Company

Department: Communications
Responsible to: Brand & Design Manager
Salary £26k – £28kpa
Hours: 40 hours per week

The Company

Join one of the fastest growing, vibrant and innovative companies at the forefront of the beauty industry. The International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa) supplies Environ® Skin Care, jane iredale® mineral make-up and Advanced Nutrition Programme™ supplements to thousands of the UK’s premier salons and spas. The success of the iiaa is down to the amazing products and the team of over 160 passionate team members.

The International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa) creates skin that is healthy from the inside out. Powered by our core philosophy of FEED FORTIFY FINISH™, we partner with a vast network of therapists and professional beauty salons across the UK and Ireland. Our experienced and highly skilled staff are fiercely passionate in the pursuit of excellence, promoting the highest levels of knowledge, training and innovation for our brands and business services.

We innovate. We challenge. We transform skin health. So if you have huge enthusiasm, thrive on being given responsibility and want to work with great products that make a difference to people’s lives we can offer you a job you won’t find anywhere else.

The Role

The International Institute for Anti-Ageing (iiaa) are looking for a talented, multi-disciplined B2C and B2B creative. Working at our prestigious Head office in North London, your dynamic thinking will combine vision and agile execution with creative solutions that are simply award-winning. As an experienced digital design native, you will deliver creative solutions across the full spectrum of media to support the growth of our e-commerce channels, our social profiles plus elevate our customer engagement at both professional and consumer levels.

Key Responsibilities

• Schedule digital design opportunities using clear and concise briefing and review process
• Deliver digital creative assets and visual content:
• Brand specific acquisition and retention. All direct marketing assets including weekly email campaigns
• Social channels: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter channels for Advanced Nutrition Programme, Environ and Jane Iredale brands plus iiaa corporate profile build
• Online environments: Brand, eCommerce and iiaa business websites
• Work with Digital Marketing Executive, PPC Search Executive and Marketing Manager to transform monthly/quarterly content plan into creative digital communications aimed at raising brand awareness and increasing brand following and engagement across multiple online/digital channels.
• Deliver new ways to educate and engage audiences through digital content: infographics, animations, video, gifs
• Design monthly digital and social campaign executions and assets to accelerate e-commerce growth
• Be responsible for aligning with Environ and JI social /digital assets to maximise resources and global push
• Be responsible for creating and providing digital brand and design assets for Advanced Nutrition Programme to our international partners on a monthly basis
• Work as part of the overall design team to help improve the design delivery experience
• Upload of imagery and copy onto the websites CMS

Additional duties

• To attend supervision, training and meetings as and when required
• Any other jobs around the iiaa that may be deemed necessary

Candidate requirements

• 5 years + B2C (FMCG) and B2B digital and social design
• Hands-on Adobe Creative Suite on Mac platform. Microsoft office particularly PowerPoint
• HTML and website coding would be advantageous
• Previous experience of website CMS
• Demonstrable skills to influence ideas into solid creative solutions. Output design which matches target audiences and channels and fulfils business needs.
• Knowledge of After Effects and Animation desirable
• Proven experience of delivering to deadlines

The Perks

The iiaa offers you a very excellent working environment with enthusiastic colleagues who get along very well, communicate and co-operate with each other. The working climate is informal, but we work hard. Next to good terms of employment the iiaa offers you the opportunity to work in a responsible and challenging job within a dynamic, international and ambitious environment. We are all proud to be part of the iiaa; we all share the same passion and dedication to the company and embrace all of our differences in cultural backgrounds and skills.

• Position to thrive. Whether you’re early in your career or an experienced professional, the iiaa provides you with everything you need to excel in your job and for personal growth. You will be actively encouraged to increase your skillset and to attend relevant events
• Huge discount on our fabulous products, plus an allowance to spend each month
• Discounts on treatments in our flagship salon, Skin3
• Beautiful offices with free onsite parking
• 28 days holiday including Bank Holidays, rising the longer you stay with us
• Workplace Pension Scheme, Childcare Vouchers, Flexible Working, Free Eye Test, to name just a few…..
• Subsidised lunch in our onsite restaurant
• A strong environmental ethos and a chance to join the Green Team
• Recommend a Friend Scheme
• Christmas Shut down to spend with your loved ones
• Private Health Care after two years – because we care about your health!
• Friday Feelings, Hero of the Month, Yearly Rewards and Charity Raffles all go towards creating a working environment that is fun and enriching
• Our culture is very collaborative with a ‘family/community’ vibe

If you feel you fit within the iiaa team spirit and you can bring talent, innovation and enthusiasm to our workforce then please email your CV and covering letter to: Gemma Taylor; In-House Talent Specialist. Applicants must have the right to work in the United Kingdom.
The Company reserves the right to vary or amend the duties and responsibilities of the post holder at any time according to the needs of the Company’s business.

The statements contained in this job description reflect general details as necessary to describe the principal functions of this job, the level of knowledge and skill typically required and the scope of responsibility. It should not be considered an all-inclusive listing of work requirements. Individuals may perform other duties as assigned, including work in other functional areas to cover absences of relief, to equalize peak work periods or otherwise to balance the workload.

For further info please click the Visit Website button or copy and paste this link to your browser: https://iiaaltd.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=84792767-68fe-43ae-b291-f1fd896b7e60

gpstudio a retail design agency are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual to join their team. The candidate will ensure the smooth day-to-day running of the studio based in Southwark, London SE1. This is a varied role and the right candidate will need to be someone who can multi-task. Previous experience of working in interior design/architectural practice would be a definite advantage.

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:
– Ordering office supplies
– Ensuring the shared studio calendar is up to date and includes all relevant meetings
– Handling petty cash
– Accounting assistance
– Curating of the Arch Window
– Maintaining excellent office conditions
– Collating weekly timesheet data, booking taxis and couriers
– Filing, scanning, binding & archiving, running errands,
– Reviewing company contracts including mobile phones, utilities etc.
– Liaising with off site IT company
– Arranging travel for design staff
– PA support to Directors

Skills required:
– Previous experience of Front of House is essential
– Polite and friendly telephone manner
– Positive ‘can do’ attitude and ability to hit the ground running
– Ability to influence up as well as manage and inspire a team of varying experience
– Excellent written and verbal communications
– Tactical experience of the creative craft – from writing, proofing, design, layout, video scripting, website production

Required experience:
– Office Administration: 2 years
– Creative Industry: 1 year
– Required language: English

Please send by email your CV with a personalised covering letter to Miss Robyn Hartley, Account Manager – robyn@gpstudio.uk.com. Your covering letter should include details of any experience you have had in the interior design/architectural industry or any experience you think is relevant to this job description.

The Biglight team comes from a wide variety of backgrounds, but we all share a common passion for creating remarkable customer experiences. We understand how retailers think and we’ve been helping brands deepen customer engagement and drive sales since 2006.

We’re fortunate enough to work with some fantastic fashion brands and most of our new business comes from recommendation.

Our design team plays a crucial role in our creative process and we are searching for an enthusiastic junior designer to join our visual design team.

You’ll report into the creative lead and have the chance to work on some of our biggest accounts and learn from the best in the field. You will be responsible for content , the development of seasonal concepts, contributing ideas and suggestions based on your experience and expertise.

Communication is a big part of the job, so the junior/mid designer must feel confident enough to contribute to the entire creative process. Keeping a finger on the pulse of current trends is also key when moving towards promotion and recognition.

As a designer with a couple of years of industry experience already you will have:

An original portfolio of compelling visual design, preferably within e-commerce.
Great experience of using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
A great eye for typography and its applications, layout, digital animation and art direction.
A solid understanding of responsive design and UX principles.
The confidence to present your ideas to colleagues from concept to execution.
The desire to mentor and nurture junior team members.

As a person you will have:

Drive coupled with a strong work ethic and great organisational skills
The ability to manage priorities and competing deadlines, ask questions, drive ideas forward, contribute and challenge where necessary
The ability to work collaboratively with your team and be a self starter
High standards for yourself and your work with an eye for detail and consistency

To do this role it’s essential that you have:

Previous experience within an agency or a fast paced in-house design studio
A background and experience in web/digital design
Significant experience in Adobe CC – Photoshop, Illustrator
An understanding of the role of wireframes
Demonstrable typography skills and attention to detail
Qualifications in a design related discipline or proven relevant experience in design
Experience creating style guides
Experience in eCommerce
Experience in any of the following areas is a bonus:
Experience using Adobe XD
Knowledge and understanding of HTML5 and CSS
Studio photography experience

Are you a passionate about design, and looking to be part of a dynamic team? We have the opportunity to join our interactive team.
At Soluis we value supportive, creative, innovative and engaged teams.

Benefits include:
– Working with industry leading, global clients
– Opportunity for continued learning and development across all areas of the business
– Working directly with management
– You will be encouraged to pioneer and explore new ideas and innovative methods
– Access to first-of-its-kind, pioneering projects

Responsibilities:
– Design user interfaces for interactive applications across a wide range of platforms; including mobile, desktop, web, virtual reality, augmented reality, immersive domes, and others as projects require.
– On some projects you may be required to lead the design, on others you may work alongside a senior designer.
– Meet with clients and assist in capturing design relevant requirements, with support from senior team members.
– Create and iterate upon user journeys, storyboards, wireframes, mockups, interactive prototypes and effectively communicate your design concepts.
– Deliver design assets and relevant guides to the development team for implementation.
– Communicate effectively with your project and team lead.

Required skills and experience:
– Strong working knowledge of relevant design software, in particular Sketch.
– Experience designing applications over a wide range of screen sizes.
– Experience with Adobe Creative Suite, in particular a strong knowledge of Photoshop essential.
– A strong knowledge of modern design standards and conventions. Up to date with latest design trends.
– An in-depth understanding of user experience and user-centered design principles.
– Understanding of user psychology, and intuition for how users interact with interactive systems.
– A strong aesthetic instinct, with honed visual design skills.
– Ability to effectively communicate design concepts and development, both internally and to clients.
– An understanding of how to effectively work with a development team, including provision of design assets for implementation.
– An interest in design for emerging and experimental platforms. For instance, virtual reality, augmented reality, and immersive domes.
– Ability to produce designs which conform to a client’s brand guidelines.
– Highly motivated and self-disciplined, with the ability to work both independently as well as part of a team.
– Strong problem solving skills.
– Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Desirable:
– Relevant academic qualification, and some industry experience desired, although initial importance ultimately will be placed on strength of portfolio.
– Experience designing for virtual and augmented reality platforms. An understanding of the current fundamental principles and conventions for user interface design for these platforms.
– Experience being involved with or leading user testing sessions.
– Experience with Illustrator and After Effects.
– Some front-end web design and development experience (HTML/CSS/JS) would be a bonus, although not essential.
– Experience using Invision as part of a design workflow.

Salary: Competitive, depending on experience.

Please apply via the link, and include a CV and portfolio, along with covering letter, with your application.

OVERVIEW
We’re looking for a talented and enthusiastic mid-weight designer to join our creative team at Octopus Group. The Midweight Designer will work closely with copywriters and design team, including the Head of Design and Creative Director, on multi-disciplined projects across print and digital. Fundamentall, we’re looking for someone with strong editorial chops, so you’ll need to have a great understanding of typography, content hierarchy, as well as setting up and using editorial grid systems. Your main job will be designing high-standard guides, reports and infographics for our tech clients, but you’ll also be happy getting involved in digital work on landing pages, social cards, banners and eDMs, as well as internal marketing collateral in support of the marketing team. If this sounds like you, get in touch – we’d love to hear from you. Octopus Group is a 65-strong integrated marketing agency, based in Farringdon. The Drum ranks us as a Top 100 independent agency, and we have been voted one of the best places to work by PR Week in 2017.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
• Working with the Head of Design to develop initial design concepts and follow them through to final artwork.
• Work collaboratively with our account and marketing teams to deliver against briefs, and develop visual concepts,
mock-ups and final deliverables.
• Editorial design – guides, reports and infographics.
• Digital design for landing pages, eDMs, banners and social assets.
• In-depth understanding of our clients’ brand guidelines.
• Maintain brand consistency throughout your work
• Act as an ambassador for the Octopus Group brand
• Drive client satisfaction across all touch points to ensure a consistent and positive experience with Octopus Group

SKILLS
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Confidence and passion when articulating creative work
• Skilled in Adobe CC, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
• Solid understanding of editorial grids, content hierarchy and layout
• Ability to scamp ideas before design
• Ability to follow, interpret and build upon brand guidelines
• Ability to meet fast-paced deadlines
• Some understanding of digital design
• Good organisational skills
• A sense of humour!

EXPERIENCE
• Minimum 5 years experience in the creative industry.
• Agency experience preferred but not a blocker

Due to considerable growth in the last year MWM are now looking for a talented Account / Projects Director to support continued expansion and maintain excellence.

With a current team of 40 across two studios in London MWM bring remarkable new architectural concepts to life using a powerful combination of logic and magic.
Our deep knowledge of architecture, highly skilled crafting techniques and precision engineering are fused with our obsession for great design, creative ingenuity and restless imagination.
These qualities enable us, as part of and expert team, to create the vision of the built environment and continue to delight and deliver the very best for our clients.

This is a pivotal role to manage and support growth of the 2 London studios in Exmouth Market and Battersea. As such it comes with a high level of autonomy and offers the right candidate an excellent opportunity for career growth and make a name for themselves in the industry. You will be working with market leading creatives in house and build relationships with global architects and developers.

Accounts / Project Director: What’s Expected
The Account Director role is to manage and support growth of the “Digital and Scale” team.

Account Director: Key goals and KPI’s:
-Support MD and Department Directors to manage and grow the overall business and support / grow key clients & accounts
-The Account Director will be responsible for managing the quantitative output of the business, continually refining and improving service levels while maintaining profitability on an expanding projects portfolio. Department Directors are responsible for project strategy, quality and team project delivery.
-The Account Director will help drive business / revenue growth for the business through the development of strong relationships with clients and excellence in project management, building a client base of premier league architectural practices and/or similar clients to whom image/design quality is important.
-Support key clients / projects to ensure deadlines are met and manage flow of information / client communication to internal teams
-Aid the delivery of excellence to ensure growth of clients and repeat commissions

Project based responsibilities 
Below is a list of the key project-based responsibilities that the Account Director holds :
-Managing and responding to new business enquiries for key accounts
-Making / supporting client presentations and pitches
-New business follow-up, writing proposals, negotiating fees, securing new projects – on key accounts
-Account managing clients through all projects. You will be the key contact for clients. You will monitor and manage projects/clients to ensure that projects remain on track, resulting in on time delivery and happy / satisfied clients.
-Liaising with clients to ensure delivery of all relevant design documentation from clients / architects to the MWM digital team.
-Managing third parties e.g. photographers, printers, shooting permits etc. Management of project-related purchasing.
-Writing accurate and timely business correspondence. Managing well-organised projects correspondence files.
-Monitoring and managing team time on projects and steering projects to successful completion within given time frames (fixed by client requirement and internal costing).
-Preparing client invoices. Achieving prompt payment against projects completed.
-Monitoring of archiving in consultation with the Project Lead Artists.
-Managing the client feedback process for digital work, and reacting to client job feedback as required.

Candidates will already be in or have experience of the creative industry and ideally have experience dealing with Architects and Real Estate developers with a marketing & brand or creative services background

The Speed Read:
A fantastic position has arisen for a talented and ambitious Head of Creative Studio to join our client, a world leading future trends consultancy based London.

The Facts:
This role is for a hands-on Senior Designer/Art Director with relevant experience ready to step up to head up and lead the Creative Studio within this highly regarded consultancy, or someone currently in a similar position, who is passionate about inspiring both internal teams and clients alike. As an integral part of the design team, you report directly into the Chief Creative Officer and CEO, in leading and pushing the creative of the design team and broader business to continued heights. You will be comfortable and happy to juggle day to day hands-on design and art-direction with people and project management responsibilities.

Day to day you will be working across a rand of disciplines, from brand strategy, identity, communications, print, digital and moving image. You will take responsibility for leading projects and inspiring the design team to create transformative work. You will also be responsible for the financial efficiency of the studio, so a commercial mind is important. And you will absolutely be hands-on!

You will relish the opportunity of presenting creative, and demonstrate an ability to talk confidently and passionately to clients – a cultural sponge, attentive and appreciative of the detail, you will always have the bigger picture in mind.
From a design perspective, you will be adept at developing a range of concepts in answer to a brief, managing shoots and delivering imagery and artwork to a high standard. Experience of forming successful collaborative partnerships with copywriters, producers and designers within a team, you will naturally form positive working relationships with key stakeholders.

Proven experience of nurturing and leading a design team, including reviews and development, is a must, as you will be responsible for a tight multi-disciplinary team including art director, designers, visual researcher, creative consultants, sub-editors and artworker.

You’ll be:
A driven and high energy individual, with high standards of design
An on-your feet lateral thinker who is (creative) solutions orientated
Nice to have around, a natural leader that inspires their team

Your superpower:
Hands on approach, with the knowledge, ability and desire to develop your team and influence the future of design

An exciting opportunity for a talented and highly creative designer looking to progress in a commercial marketing/media environment.

We are looking for an experienced creative graphic designer with a proficient knowledge of print to work in-house in one of the country’s most successful hospitality PR agencies. We are obsessed with getting it right and ensuring we create design that reflects our clients’ positioning in the market place.

You will be working on some of the UK’s best known restaurants, bars and pubs, producing a diverse range of design, for digital and print, including traditional marketing collateral such as flyers and brochures as well as menus, invitations and branding docs. You are experienced with typography, colour, layout, and imagery and know how to bring these elements together into one cohesive form that is emotive of a brand’s personality, voice, and values.

Creativity is a must and the successful candidate should be used to working client-facing in a busy environment to very tight deadlines. An organised approach, attention to detail and the ability to juggle a number of projects is a must!

Qualifications/Experience:

• A minimum of 3 + years agency experience
• Mac literate and fully conversant with Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop.
• Be able to produce print-ready artwork including pre-press and reprographic.
• A good working knowledge of all print processes including digital and large format is essential
• Excellent command of written English with copy accuracy
• Strong organisational skills, with the ability to multi-task and reprioritise at short notice
• The ability to create email templates using HTML and CSS
• Web design experience would be of an advantage, however it is not essential
• An enthusiastic team motivator and a creative thinker

This is a permanent full time position, Monday – Friday and is based in-house near Oxford Circus. Salary is negotiable based on experience. We also offer a pension, an additional day off on your birthday, monthly drinks and two annual parties for our fun, friendly but hard-working gang of 25.

If you meet the above criteria we would love to hear from you, please email a copy of your CV along with a covering letter, detailing your current salary and a portfolio of your best work in pdf format or via a web link to jobs@rochecom.com

Only candidates called for interview will be contacted.

Please CLEARLY state all relevant technology experience to stand the best chance of securing an interview.

All applicants have excellent spoken and written English and be eligible to work in UK.

– NO AGENCIES
– 3 YEARS + EXPERIENCE ONLY PLEASE
– DO NOT contact us offering services or anything of a commercial nature.

We are a welcoming interior and graphic design studio seeking to recruit a design versed Junior Account /Project Manager in a full-time role.

At Twelve you will be an integral member of a team of 20 and pivotal in working within the Client Services Team and supporting senior management.

Based in our Clerkenwell studio, we are a highly collaborative design studio who work with a broad range clients from high street to luxury retailers, restaurants and bars. We have a strong ethos in succeeding through strong customer relationships which in turn has gained us global recognition.

Your core responsibilities in this role include:
• Project management from brief to delivery, including quality control and budgets.
• Co-ordinating client meetings, generating and presenting reports.
• Tracking and managing project profitability, forecasting income, generating fee proposals plus issuing quotes and invoices.
• Managing creative teams and planning staff resourcing, plus working with recruitment consultants to ensure our project requirements are met.

You will need to demonstrate your design project management experience, ideally within the retail sector, be fluent in design terminology and confident with your communication skills.

This is a great opportunity for someone to work within a fast-paced and dynamic environment, where creating solutions and delivering exceptional projects is key to our continued success.

We are a very social bunch, we love celebrating birthdays, have a company breakfast once a month and ensure we have lots of out of work events and away days!

Red Stone is looking for an experienced, keen and motivated mid-weight designer. This is a key position in the design team, plus the wider studio. You’ll be responsible for creating design work of outstanding quality on behalf of Red Stone and our clients.

Our ideal candidate will ideally have the following skills, experience and attributes:
– at least 4 years professional experience of working in a design studio
– excellent communication skills
– accuracy and integrity in all work
– fresh and original thinking
– able to work across digital, print, environmental
– curious, enthusiastic and proactive

Responsibilities include:
– presenting creative work with clarity and enthusiasm
– striving for the highest levels of creativity and innovation at all times
– amazing and astounding the Red Stone team with ideas above and beyond the brief
– ability to work on multiple projects

You will be joining a busy, thriving design team so this is the perfect role for someone looking to develop their career in the industry.

About us
Red Stone is a dynamic and imaginative agency working with some of the best-known organisations in the UK. We’re engaged in some fantastic projects from tactical marketing initiatives and ad campaigns, to brand creation and implementation.

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Perfect Day, a leading Soho-based creative communications agency, is looking for a super-talented and highly motivated designer with a minimum of five years experience to join our team. Clients range from multinationals and large not-for-profit organisations to small start-ups and everything in between. Output is similarly diverse. Work, therefore, is incredibly varied and never dull.

We are looking for someone who is full of exciting, conceptual ideas, but is also a stickler for design execution and detail – someone who thinks in a multi-dimensional way and is sensitive to brand positioning and yet always looks to defy the norm.

The perfect candidate will:
– Have an impressive portfolio with strong examples of work in both the physical and digital space.
– Have a thorough knowledge of the core Adobe Suite
– Be full of ideas but also have excellent attention to detail
– Be a great team player but also happy to take responsibility for projects from inception to delivery
– Have experience of working with cultural and commercial clients
– Be a lover of typography

Looking for a lifestyle change? Make a move to Melbourne, the most liveable city in the world for the seventh year running, and join our award-winning design studio.

We are looking for an experienced and creative Designer to join our creative team in Melbourne. You might be a Graphic Designer with built environment experience or perhaps you are a Designer with an architectural background. Our team are comprised of both and either way, we’d love to hear from you.

Based in Australia, Hong Kong and Dubai, we are a global studio with a broad multi-disciplinary approach encompassing designers, strategists and architects with a keen interest in contemporary art, design and culture. Our commitment to innovation and bold thinking has established a studio that is reputed internationally.

Working within cultural, hospitality, urban, corporate and education sectors, our holistic approach and architectural literacy allows us to collaborate with clients to create unique outcomes from branding through to signage, placemaking and wayfinding in the built environment.

The successful candidate will need a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a commercial studio delivering projects from concepts through to implementation. A strong conceptual approach and a keen understanding of the 3D space and the role of graphics and signage in the built environment are essential.

In addition to working on your own projects, you will support other designers within the team in collaboration with the design and creative directors.

Our team enjoy a great studio space in the heart of Melbourne, exposure to collaborate with high-profile industry leaders, potential for international travel, and much more.

If this sounds like something you’d like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you. If you are considering a sea-change drop us a line and we can discuss sponsorship.

Please email a cover letter, CV and portfolio of your work with your application to: Missy@ongarato.com.au / Careers@ongarato.com.au

Lexington is an independent communications consultancy based in Holborn, central London. We provide advice to clients on how to present themselves to the media, to political audiences and to the public, helping them shape the messages they communicate about themselves to deliver the greatest impact.

We currently have an in-house designer, working on documents and graphics for a wide range of clients across the property, pharmaceutical, education and media sectors, and we’re looking for a junior designer to support them as our design workload increases. This is a 6 month contract with the potential for this to become a permanent role. The starting salary is £21,000.

Work will primarily be focused on developing attractive, compelling documents and Powerpoint presentations for new business work, creating illustrations, icons and infographics for clients, creating compelling and eye-catching graphical interpretations to explain complex ideas, systems, theories or processes. Additionally, if you are a dab hand at video editing or even simple animation, that would be a huge bonus.

We are looking for someone with the following skills:
– Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator – and FCP or similar if possible)
– A recent graduate in design
– Organised
– Able to take direction
– An interest in public policy or communications is a bonus

If that sounds like you then please get in touch with your portfolio, a link to your website or even just your CV – we look forward to hearing from you

The speed read:
Creative lead required for a fast growing brand strategy agency

The facts:
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Design Director (or experienced senior looking for a step up to DD) required to join as sole creative lead at a strategy agency. The agency is small but part of a network of agencies working across a variety of typically high profile corporate and consumer brands.
The agency has won, and is continuing to win a substantial amount of new business. As such they are now looking for a Designer Director to work alongside the Director of Brand to review the brand positioning of new clients. This is very much a role for a strategic thinking designer who possesses a curious and philosophical mind, and is experienced and confident in client facing situations. Needless to say you will be passionate and highly knowledgeable about branding.

The remit of your work will be to create the top level design thinking, and ultimately to prepare the brand guidelines laying out how the brand must be adhered to going forward. You will not be required to complete the rollout.

The offices are based in Central London. A generous salary (d.o.e) is offered.

Your Superpower:
Ambitious, bright and passionate about strategic branding

Our client, part developer, part operator and part creative studio, have built a multidisciplinary team that specialises in hotels, resorts, bars, restaurants and unique experiences. Now, they are looking for a Design Studio Manager to come and join the Creative Studio.

You’ll be an instrumental part of a growing design studio, working closely with the Head of Graphic Design and Brand Directors. Your role will be to ensure the successful delivery of each project from the initial brief through to the final invoice.

You must be organised and able to juggle projects from small to large, as well as have a good knowledge of print production and be able to manage workloads and schedules across the team.

You will be the first point of contact for all departments to manage work flow of briefs coming into the design studio. You will liaise with brand team to align on priorities and content of briefs to ensure that briefs align to brand plan and positioning, and you will build clear project plans setting in place key milestones and deliverables.

You will schedule and lead project meetings and updates to include both design team and other departments for input/sign off when necessary. You will also develop and own project reporting system, ensuring that projects are tracked, information is up to date and any key issues are called out and addressed in a timely manor as well as supporting the team on booking photoshoots, photographers and accommodation.

When it comes to production, you are able to understand print specs and brief suppliers efficiently. You will lead the production process of projects sourcing a variety of suppliers are sourced to deliver best cost and quality and will ensure work is delivered on time and on budget.

As well as the above, here are a list of must-haves:

Proactive and able to work independently
Able to maintain a flexible and calm attitude
Able to think strategically and creatively
Passionate about brands and innovative ideas
Good knowledge of digital, video, graphics, print and production
Will get stuck in to anything and doesn’t shy away when it’s your turn to make a brew

PELORUS are specialists in planning totally unique adventures from the ground up in some of the most exciting parts of the world.

We are on the hunt for a talented Designer to join our ambitious team in Shepherds Bush.

The role will report directly to the Managing Director and be responsible for crafting marketing and launch materials using InDesign.

It will be a busy, diverse and demanding, yet a highly rewarding role in a young and rapidly growing organisation.

Our client is an internationally respected organisation based in the heart of London that specialises in contemporary art and design.

To help deal with the organisation’s continued international growth and busy schedule of cultural events, our client is now looking for a talented middleweight designer to join its small creative team.

The ideal candidate for this position will have a stunning portfolio filled with examples of print projects showcasing both their editorial layout and typography skills, while also demonstrating an understanding of how to design for large-format advertising.

The responsibilities for the position will include producing a range of promotional material for one-off events including invitations, high-end catalogues, and window and exhibition graphics.

As a confident and personable team-player who’s able to work closely with department heads and global marketing teams, you’ll be willing to get stuck in to deliver projects aligned to brand guidelines on time.

Other responsibilities will include:

– Understanding, leading and interpreting the creative vision of the brand and ensuring it is consistent.
– Work alongside the marketing team and department heads to take and shape creative briefs.
– Create original designs for auction campaigns and realise these across multiple platforms and media.
– Manage the design and branding for events, exhibitions and arts partnerships.
– Design, artwork and deliver files from large format graphics for exhibition.
– Adhere to the brand guidelines as well as the company vision and values.

Skills and experience

– Print design experience and a thorough understanding of the print production process.
– Strong attention to details and strong typography skills.
– Interest in contemporary art and design.
– Highly organised and motivated with the ability to deal with multiple tasks.
– Quick learner who can adapt easily and work under pressure in a fast-paced environment with multiple deadlines.
– Strong written and verbal communication skills.
– Flexible, adaptable and a self-starter.
– Strong presentation skills, with the confidence to explain creative concepts to department heads and global marketing teams.
– Proficient in Adobe CC in particular InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Skills in Premier and AfterEffects are desirable.
– Capable of managing a hight volume of work and able to work flexible hours.
– Able to work collaboratively with other members of the team, including freelancers.

If you’d like to apply for this position, please send a recent CV and PDF portfolio to ross@represent.uk.com making sure to include ‘Middleweight Designer – Brief Eight’ in the email header.

We are looking for an experienced midweight designer to work at a fantastic East London based design and branding agency that work across digital and offline products and services. Must have a strong digital background but versatile enough to tackle identity and print work too. This agency are only looking to hire a designer that is hungry and keen to learn, and can produce creative of the highest level day in day out.

We are looking for a person who is passionate about creating and designing brand identities, digital experiences including UI, apps and websites. It’s a really interesting role working on a wide variety of projects. You will be working within a small but very senior team so lots of opportunity for mentoring and development to help you progress. However they do want someone who is able to work autonomously and get on without too much guidance all the time. For them, attitude is just as important as aptitude.

You must have a good understanding of brands and how you can help them thrive and develop in the digital and offline space across multiple platforms, working to project requirements and delivery deadlines. This agency is currently involved in some stunning, exciting projects and this means they need a top draw designer.

Essential Requirements:
• Minimum 3-5 years of design agency experience and a passion for good design
• A creative designer who has a breadth of working across print, branding and digital
• A fantastic portfolio that shows you have solved client problems in a clear and elegant manner
• Most important to them is that you can express the process you take to arrive at the solution
• Be able to create a visual language from identity, branding, guidelines, through to collateral for websites and apps as well as offline assets too
• Ideally have experience of working with global brands and specialist start-ups alike
• A highly conceptual thinker who enjoys brainstorms and developing initial ideas through to completion
• Must be able to understand and articulate client problems and suggest appropriate design solutions
• Strong typography, layout & technical skills with excellent attention to detail
• Good work ethic and attitude, self governing and able to manage your own time
• Be an excellent communicator both written and verbally, and confident when explaining the idea
• Flexible and adaptable with persistent drive and a hunger to learn
• Super organisational skills and the ability to work across a diverse and various projects within tight deadlines
• Expert in Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.
• Great if you have experience of HTML, CSS, Marvel, Invision, Zeplin, Slack and Asana but not essential as opportunity to learn.

You must have European passport or UK work permit to apply for this role as sponsorship will NOT be considered

Please send an up to date CV and link to your online folio to jobs@hellomavis.com

Unfortunately we are only able to contact successful applicants

We are seeking a creative, innovative and motivated individual to join the Global Learning & Communications team as a Senior Product Designer. Reporting to the Senior Design Manager, you will work as part of a highly skilled cross-functional learning, training and communications team where together we will craft experiences that are unique, intuitive and highly engaging.

We run two bespoke responsive web platforms: our internal communications and training platform for 4,000 employees, called ExpediaGLO.com; and a Help Center that is used by hundreds of thousands of hotels.

‘You’ll design impactful experiences across both channels that enhance, support and encourage learning, making it easy for our audiences to get the information they need to be successful, when they need it.’ We will help you develop design solutions that are elegant, efficient and balance build effort and value.

Responsibilities:

-Collaborating with product managers and development teams, and a broad range of other team members, to take on complex business problems whilst meeting audience needs.
-Crafting user interfaces. Balancing pixel perfect attention to detail with lo-fi prototyping. You will be User focused, build powerful and engaging experiences and designing with the user’s needs in mind
-Creating and showcasing new concepts that challenge your colleagues and continue to make our internal Learning and Communications platform unique, innovative, and ahead of the
competition.
-Maintaining and communicating an effective design system.
-Plan, conduct and evaluative user research, gathering actionable insights to improve our user experience.
-Continually finding ways to maximize the efficiency of workflow between development and design and working to help shape product vision and strategy.

Who you are:

-You flourish when collaborating with your peers and with other disciplines and believe in failing fast, getting something real in front of the user as quickly as possible to test and validate.
-You enjoy the detail – you’re committed to quality.
-You’re agile and can move and adapt with business and team priorities.
-You’re a logical thinker, that can apply creative solutions to complex problems. You definitely are a strong communicator and are able to get across complex concepts in a simple and straightforward way.
-You’re adept at gathering and applying insight from research and analytics to drive product design decisions.
-You might even love to travel!

Requirements:

-Experience in both UX and UI or as a Product Designer, or similar role.
-Degree in relevant field. (Graphic Design, Interaction Design, etc.)
-A curious, inquisitive and structured approach to your work.
-Solid understanding of interaction and information design.
-Experience of working with design systems.
-Excellent skills with design and prototyping software (e.g. Adobe CS, Sketch, Invision, Balsamic etc).
-An understanding of native, hybrid, responsive and mobile platform capabilities and design conventions.
-Strong communication skills and an ability to clearly articulate design rationale.
-Excellent time and workload management skills with the ability to prioritize.
-Proven experience working with external suppliers to build high quality products.
-4 years+ professional design experience.
-Portfolio demonstrating expert use of typography, color, imagery, grid systems, user flows, interaction design

Desirable:

-Experience in e-learning / web based learning / Learning management systems.
-Experience in graphic design / visual design.
-Working knowledge of HTML/CSS.

SOON_ is looking for an experienced, talented Senior Designer to be a driving force behind our growing design team. You should have a great portfolio of digital design work to show us and lots of ideas about how to do things your way. You will really love and have opinions on good design.

Role within company

– Help lead and mentor the digital design team
– Input on company design process and workflow improvements
– Sounding board for design related issues for the whole team
– Represent the company in client presentations
– Communicate UX and latest technology trends.
– Raise the design standard across overall output
– Pro-actively encourage collaboration
– Front the company from a design perspective

Role within a project

– Develop and shape the brief and problem definition
– Strategic approach to design by creating a overall project vision
– Insight development
– Originate overall project Art Direction
– Guide the wider team to stay on track and follow the project vision
– Talk through your ideas confidently with the team and clients
– Driving and guiding research (Visual, user research)
– Ensuring the brand is interpreted accurately
– Rapid prototyping of design and interface ideas
– Articulate designs to development team
– Input across all phases of the project:

Discovery & Research
Ideation & Conceptualisation
User experience design
User Interface Design
Production
Technical implementation
Style guide development
Quality Assurance

Output

– User interface designs (Sketch / Photoshop / Illustrator)
– Development of design systems (Grids / interactive behaviour / Visual style guides)
– Wireframes and sitemaps
– Prototypes
– Design style guides
– Presentations to explain design
– Client facing presentations

To apply please use link below:

https://thisissoon.recruitee.com/o/senior-designer-london

No agencies, please.

The speed read:
Senior designer for a brand communications agency
The facts:
This is a fantastic mid sized agency who specialise in creating branding and communications for corporate clients. Their mission is to identify the stories that are at the heart of businesses in order to create meaningful applications that resonate with their audiences.
Their philosophy is simply that ‘design matters’ and this is what defines them as an agency. They want a similar thinker to join their team as Senior Designer.
You’ll help deliver ideas to enable your clients to solve problems and you’ll have an understanding of the strategic creative direction of key projects and clients. You’ll be able to present and sell your ideas to clients and to colleagues alike.
You’ll be helping to craft creative solutions under the direction of a Design Director and you’ll play a key supporting role in major projects, collaborating, brainstorming and critiquing ideas. You’ll act as a mentor to support junior members of the team, taking creative leadership, and inspiring those around you. Your work will cover brand engagement, digital and reporting.
The role is based in a lovely studio in Holborn. The agency is growing so there is great scope for career progression.
Your Superpower:
Care and craftsmanship

The speed read: This integrated agency is looking for a strong midweight digital designer to join their ranks

The facts: This is a 12 months contract with every opportunity for a permanent contract for the right candidate. It’s a busy studio, who pride themselves on their strong mix of strategy and creative, so you’ll need to have a good balance of both. This agency works with a great variety of domestic and international brands so there’s an opportunity to get involved in some very exciting new briefs.

You’ll be expected to take digital projects from conception, scoping, spec’ing, ideation and feasibility through to user requirements and persona generation. You will be a strong visual designer, excited by the prospect of producing content and asset generation for a wide variety of digital projects but able to demonstrate good UI and UX experience. You’ll be able to scope the build requirements, content management, development dependency and framework/plugin definition and able to provide full art-working and creation of development handover documentation.

You will be client facing and comfortable with taking stakeholder, client and user feedback at all stages of a products lifespan. You’ll also be happy to present stakeholders, advising on creative and technical solutions and run training for content managers so, as you’d expect, great communication skills are essential. You’ll have a keen interest in all things digital, an awareness of current and emerging design trends and a desire to share your knowledge.

You must be a fluent user of the relevant software, particularly Adobe Creative Suite, Git, Sketch and Invision

Your superpower: always inquisitive

About Us

PlayStack is a new breed of games publisher based in the heart of Soho, London. Our mission is to help the next generation of developers create the world’s greatest games. Our promise is to provide best-in-class support to our development partners, from end-to-end funding to publishing expertise to tech solutions.

PlayStack is comprised of a team of 20 in our London office with seven more working on our tech solutions in Krakow, Poland. Since founding the company in 2016 we have published one VR and two mobile titles with four more games due this year and many more in the pipeline spanning every platform and genre.

Our growing games portfolio means that our Graphic Designer is looking for an intern to support him for 3 months to deliver a host of go-to-market assets for our games, as well deliver creative that will shape and grow our company’s visual identity.

The Role
PlayStack is a fast and fluid environment to work in, below are some examples of the types of assets you will be asked to generate:

Game key art
App icon designs
AppStore assets
Social media artwork
Digital advertising
Web designs

The Ideal Candidate

A BA Hons degree in the field of Graphic Design or similar
A strong knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
An eye for detail, layout and typography, recent and future trends
Able to clearly articulate your ideas
Pride in presenting highly polished work
Organised and used to working to deadlines
An outgoing personality with a good sense of humour
An interest in video games and the games industry

Looking to make your first step into the creative industry? We need a Studio Assistant on a 3 month internship to help run our busy studio.
You’ll work with our Studio Manager to help co-ordinate the day to day runnings of our work space, and make sure our team of 50 have everything they need to do their work each day.

You’ll have bags of enthusiasm, a positive and can-do attitude, and a creative, detailed eye. The role will be varied, but typically will include:

– Looking after the studio presentation
– Meeting and greeting clients and suppliers
– Setting up and clearing away after meetings
– Answering the phones
– Assisting with v3 events
– Running errands
– Booking travel

This is a great opportunity for someone new to their career, looking to get experience working within a creative environment.

Interested? Send a copy of your CV and cover letter to tilly.symonds@venturethree.com

A fantastic opportunity to join a marketing and design team (based in London) for one of the world’s leading online betting & casino companies.

You’ll report to the Design Manager of a friendly, fast-paced and highly creative team working on a wide range of design projects and tasks.

You will be able to create high impact visuals across various marketing and company-wide materials that underline our core USPs and drive greater traffic and conversion to our online business.

You are a highly-motivated creative who is not afraid of a challenge and is willing to contribute to the team with innovative ideas, enthusiasm and professionalism. You’ll be able to multi-task, work to tight deadlines and have a ‘can-do’ attitude.

You’ll also be interesting, easy-going and a great team player.

Main duties & responsibilities

• Design and manage a host of promotional banners, landing pages and adverts for acquisition purposes.
• Create and manage image assets across our sports betting and casino website.
• Interpret and devise engaging editorial imagery to support our in-depth betting articles and resources.
• Generate all other imagery across other marketing channels (email, social etc.) including video and animation.
• Produce assets, templates and guidelines for internal branding and also be involved in overall brand development and approval processes.

Your skills & qualifications

• Relevant design industry experience (3+ years)
• Degree level qualification (in relevant subject)
• Excellent working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, HTML & CSS
• Generator of ideas and creative solutions
• Ability to see visualisations through to execution
• Effective communicator with strong collaborative skills
• Ability to work on multiple projects, under pressure and to tight deadlines

Optional but advantageous

• A love of sports and/or eSports
• Understanding of the betting industry
• Experience in online casino/gaming products
• Animation and video production skills
• Use of content management systems
• Additional languages (our site is available in 17 different countries)

For more information and to request the full job description, please email chanelle.smith@pinnacle.com

We are looking for a super talented Design Lead to help drive the creative ambitions of a global brand. You will be responsible for bringing creativity and imagination to the brand direction and output. This role will be with a leading digital creative agency, but you will be working closely with their international client. Ideally we are looking for someone from a client side background and used to working in a corporate space. You could be senior level and looking for that next step up.

This company is traditionally more offline design so ideally looking for a brand led graphic designer. Although Initially quite offline focused at first, this brand is currently working on phasing into digital to stay ahead of their competitors. You must be forward thinking, ambitious, very articulate, collaborative and someone who can push boundaries. They want a designer with fantastic craft design skills who can work across various platforms. But also someone able to step up and lead a small global team of designers.

There would be opportunity to move on to other clients within this agency down the line.

Essential Requirements:
• 6+ years of branding and visual design experience
• Must have a degree or diploma in design
• Outstanding portfolio showcasing beautiful and well crafted design projects from concept through to completion
• A highly creative designer with the ability to positively influence client briefs by articulating ideas and thinking clearly
• Happy and able to be hands on as well as leading the team
• Have an integrated design background ideally client side with some experience of working with a more corporate client
• Able to work closely with clients to create strong concepts from initial brief right through the full lifecycle of the project to delivery
• Inspire, mentor and share knowledge to the team to push boundaries at every stage
• Directing creative work, in order to answer the clients needs in full
• Must enjoy problem solving and challenges and dealing with business developers
• Confident at explaining the reasons behind every idea and presenting your thinking to the client and team
• Report in to and work closely with agency Creative Director and Project Lead on-site
• Able to juggle multiple projects and timelines
• Excellent Knowledge of working across various platforms and be in the know of the latest design and digital trends
• Collaborate with the team well to make sure projects are on time and within budget
• A strong understanding of design principles and an awareness of UX, UI and responsive design trends
• Must have a visa to work in the UK or European passport

Unfortunately we are only able to contact successful applicants
Please send an up to date CV and link to your portfolio to jobs@hellomavis.com

PD3 is a creative agency, who specialises in content and experiential marketing. We help brands to grow culturally as well as commercially. Our agency culture is based around unexpected thinking, genuine people and practical dreaming – the idea that true creativity is making ideas happen, not just thinking of them. Uniting us as a team is the belief that weirdo’s work harder.

The Role:
We are looking for a confident designer who punches above their weight. You will be responsible for delivering a wide range of design work across a wide range of projects across advertising media. Including digital, social, print, content and brand experiences. This is a hands-on role: working within a collaborative environment to develop conceptual campaigns, set visual directions, create and artwork designs. You must be comfortable working to a brand brief and within strict brand guidelines to deliver work in our client’s visual style.

You will be communicating design concepts clearly and confidently to the wider agency team and also to clients when required. You will be selling design concepts too at pitch meetings when required. You will be inventive, resourceful and time-efficient when approaching the best way to visually represent an idea at pitch or working with the creatives to mock up ideas. You will deliver excellent work whether designing a brand campaign identity from scratch, art-working a series of social media posts or creating a mood board for an experiential marketing concept.

You will be taking a high participatory role within our creative team, to deliver work day in day out that actually gets out there in the real world. You will have a keen eye for detail, be able to follow process and a desire to learn and develop your skills, as well as getting stuck in when it’s required. We promise to challenge you daily to grow both professionally and personally. This is role is for someone who isn’t afraid to jump in at the deep end. We are a small, but growing business, with a small (but growing too of course!) creative department: a mixture of Creatives and Designers. We are looking for someone who wants to grow with us.

Key Requirements
•4+ years or more experience in running projects from concept stage to final delivery
•Solid knowledge of design processes, methodologies, and best practice principles
•Versatility – must have demonstrable experience across a variety of advertising channels.
•Management of own workflow across projects
•Ability to multi-task, and stay organised to meet multiple deadlines across a variety of projects
•Capable of the drive and motivation to achieve perfection in themselves and others, whilst balancing the practicalities of agency life
•Ability to present simply, both eloquently in internal and external presentations, as well as in all visual communication
•A belief in risk-taking design, always pushing beyond the expected solution, and making something you would love to use
•Knowledge and awareness of Facebook, Twitter, Vine, Snapchat, Instagram, YouTube, and other social media channels
• Aware of development techniques (e.g. jQuery, HTML5, CSS etc) in order to achieve their creative vision

Job responsibilities:
•Concept design ideas for advertising campaigns
• Create mock ups to communicate these ideas visually in the most effective way.
• Develop scamps and mock ups into design concepts
• Effectively communicate direction to the team and feedback information from client/design reviews
• Art direct and guide any creatives to ensure the creative and design brief is fully explored and delivered
• Create mood boards to capture the concept in a way that inspires
• Artworking and creation of final delivery files (digital and print)
• Manage and organise design and artwork job bags per project on the server
• Design presentations in line with clients requirements
• Responsible for nominating and briefing any external freelance design support or suppliers.
• Represent the agency from a design perspective in client meetings.
• Responsible for applying and co-ordinating the design across the agency brand.
• Input to team in creative conceptual design
• Understanding the peripheral processes (production, liaising and briefing
suppliers, proofing, final artwork delivery)
• Use good awareness of design processes to question and challenge briefs and
solve design problems creatively
• Take the lead on design projects internally and in the eyes of the client

Skills and competencies:
• Excellent creative standards
• Excellent communication and presentation skills
• Excellent time management
• Dedicated, passionate and challenging
• Strong conceptual ideas with a portfolio to match
• Self motivated, competent and a team player
• Loves discipline of identity and branding
• Excellent skills in Adobe CC, Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign. Knowledge of After Effects, Cinema 4D & Sketch Up also beneficial.

We’re looking for freelance talented designers to work across the Rankin group including Hunger Magazine and HungerTV, Rankin Publishing (including books and limited editions) and our creative agency The Full Service.

Working closely with the Creative Directors the role will involve all aspects of design both print and digital.

Including:

Visual conceptualization.
Design and layout.
Web design.
Motion graphics design.

Essential:

Experience designing across print & digital platforms.
A demonstrable passion and understanding of the brand.
Ability to present and communicate your ideas.
High proficiency across Adobe CS.
Experience of the production process.

TO APPLY

Email: jobs@rankin.co.uk with ‘Your Name – Freelance Designer’ in the subject field, attaching a CV, portfolio (links preferred) and brief cover letter. Please include your current availability and day rate.

Candidates unable to prove their right to work in the UK will not be shortlisted.

Please note we apologise in advance but we are unable to respond to every application due to the volume received. Only successful candidates will be contacted.

A-COLD-WALL*

Multidisciplinary Graphic Designer – Junior/Middleweight
Fulltime in studio position.

As a key member of our growing start up interdisciplinary studio based primarily within the contemporary fashion and niche, abstract design industry, you’ll be a branding-focused junior to middleweight designer with demonstrable experience working across multiple media and environments, focusing on graphic development and visual language exploration.

The ideal candidate for this role will also be a strategic thinker capable of applying insights to all design disciplines, further assisting the team in the production of physical and digital experiences with a strong understanding and ability for image making and retouching.

A personal interest in contemporary design culture spanning art, design and fashion is also encouraged.

Being able to work with direction from more senior creative personnel within the studio is a pre-requisite, as is having strong communication skills and the confidence to both present ideas and get involved in all stages of the creative process, from ideation, to production, and implementation.

Key responsibilities:

– Work as part of the communications team on design for a variety of commercial projects as well as internal projects , with a particular strength in graphics and branding and vector artwork.

– Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the the quality of design throughout all phases of the project.

– Participate in brand brainstorming sessions and mocking up design ideas for client presentations, as well as International brain storming calls and on call problem solving.

– Define and develop creative concepts according to brief requirements and the teams objectives.

– Identify / create “extras” that bring a proposal or presentation to life that can help tell a story in a powerful way.

– Collaborate effectively with directors, writers, developers and fellow designer to take a project from initial idea to final output.

– Present your ideas to other members of the wider design team including local business that we work with for thorough execution and understanding.

– Be the champion and voice of the protected aesthetic at all times.

Qualities:

– Abstract/out of the box thinking.

– Design obsessive, aware of best practice in both fashion, design culture and the advertising industry but driven to advance our understanding of its potential.
– A proven problem solver and believer in the value of an inter-disciplinary design approach.
– Ability to effectively present ideas.
– Responsive to unexpected change and ability to quickly adapt to new parameters.
– Be flexible in design and able to take direction, feedback and observations with a positive attitude.
– A clear grasp of the larger project goal and your role in it.
– An eye on the end user and how they ultimately engage with the studio’s creative output.
– Be able to work and liaise across all departments to produce the best response to creative briefs.
– Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision.
– Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) and Keynote at minimum

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1-3 years professional experience.
A degree related to the field is preferred.

Submit full portfolio in PDF/ url form to – samuel@a-cold-wall.com

We are looking for a creative print and online (Web) Designer. The role is broad and requires a flexible integrated designer with a range of skills and experience.

You will be implementing the design process from initial ideas and concept through design, install, implementation and follow up. You will be the guardian of the brand: making sure that our visitor centres, online presence, website and digital communication are always smart, fresh and clear.

You will be part of Golden Tours’ Digital Team, reporting to the E-commerce Manager.

You will be helping to shape overall brand strategy and always be looking to build awareness and strengthen the brand identity by working closely with the wider team.

The work load can be split into the following:

Offline (c.15%):
 2D design – Print
 Supporting marketing projects, including flyers, loyalty cards & ad hoc instore communications
 Internal communications & team facing graphics
 Travel photography & editing
 Producing print ready artworks

Online & Digital (c.85%):
 Responsible for designing and briefing the UI of our website and digital channels.
 Understanding how design can affect UX and be able to communicate this well.
 Creating marketing launch graphics and videos for advertising purpose.
 Creating .gifs for our social media platforms & other digital channels.

Key Skills and Qualifications:
 You should have prior working experience of 18 months – 2+ years in a design role, preferably in the travel, retail or hospitality sector.
 Must be competent user of Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
 Good understanding of wireframing, UX, end to end customer journey.
 Pixel perfect design & attention to detail.
 Abundance new ideas and energy, break the rules and push boundaries
 Knowledge of HTML and CSS.
 Knowledge and experience of design for Digital and Print materials
 Up-to-date knowledge of technology, awareness of mobile and touch devices.
 Good presentation skills and confident in explaining/sell ideas.
 Portfolio of forward-thinking design projects.
 We need a passionate, ambitious, highly skilled communicator with strong self-motivation and excellent written skills.
 Enthusiastic, organised and skilled in prioritising and time management.
 Flexible to take on other tasks within a changing environment.
 Open to feedback and willing to make changes to your designs.

Nice to have:
 Basic video editing skills.
 Understanding of the digital arena and understanding of the general principals of marketing.

Salary: £23,000 – £25,000 (subject to experience/skill)

We’re looking for a highly creative middleweight designer with packaging and branding experience on behalf of a multi-disciplinary agency based in London.

To succeed in this role you will be a problem solver with a flexible and organised mind who can produce design to the highest calibre. Our client boasts a number of enviable accounts, working on a diverse range of projects across a wide range of disciplines.

The ideal candidate for this position will welcome challenges while embracing the studio’s multi-pronged approach to problem solving. You will have demonstrable creative flair, strategic thinking, and a can-do attitude. You will also understand the process of design implementation and have experience executing projects from conception to completion.

Working closely with senior designers, the design director and creative partners, you will produce relevant, beautiful and inspiring work that responds to the client and market challenges. Experience overseeing junior members of a team would be a major plus, although not essential.

Excellent communication and presentation skills are essential, as is having the confidence to develop strong relationships with clients.

Responsibilities include:

– To produce credible, creative design solutions
– To make presentations internally and to clients
– To promote the philosophy, values and beliefs of the company
– To ensure that deadlines are delivered accurately and on schedule
– To help mentor junior designers

Experience:

– Exceptional creative talent
– Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
– Must be a detail-orientated problem solver
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills
– Strong organisational and time management skills
– Excellent presentation skills

If you’d like to apply for this position, please send a recent CV and PDF portfolio with Middleweight Designer – Agency (Brief One) highlighted in the email header to ross@represent.co.uk

Junior Creative

Full-time position: Monday to Friday at Theobald Fox offices, Clerkenwell
Hours: 09:30 – 18:00 (10:00 – 4:30 flexi-time)
Salary: Competitive

Role:

We’re looking for a multi-disciplined creative to work across design studio output including but not limited to:

Print, Digital, Branding, Logo creation, Document and presentation layout, Artworking, Film Treatments & Storyboarding for motion graphics / film work

We’re a tight-knit team with talent, we want someone who wants to create great work but is aware that they may have to concede to a client every now and then. We need a team player that is equally eager to learn as they are to influence. You’ll have the scope within Theobald Fox to grow as much as you like. We’re ambitious, so should you be.

You will work as part of a small versatile team, reacting to a range of studio deliverables. You will report into the Senior Creative and Account Manager

About Theobald Fox:

A strategic creative agency. Building audiences. Engaging people. Changing ways. Crafting beauty…for over a decade.

We think intelligently. We do diligently.

Our thinking enlightens brands, guides them into new areas and introduces them to new audiences. Our doing utilises our collective creativity and attention to detail. We are judged by the effectiveness of our creative and the impact it has on its audience. We’re driven by creating beautiful and meaningful work for our clients

We’re small by design and we work hard on every client and have a very personable approach. Our clients vary but you’ll get some flavor of the breadth on our website.

What we’re looking for:

Joining a relatively small team you’ll need to be a big part of it, not another cog in the wheel. You will have the autonomy to construct your role and how you work with the wider team. We don’t have a lot of procedures or protocol but we have great people, clear principles and a great portfolio to build on.

We work on a range of projects across different media so you’ll be getting your teeth into a full mix of creative but we’ll make sure you’re nurtured, supported, tasked to grow further and occasionally watered when we go to the pub.

Experience:

1 year minimum

You’ll have done the internships already and have a job under your belt. You’re now an established and competent creative and you’ve got examples of work to prove it. You’ll be expected to know your way around the Adobe CC programs but we’ll be able to help you improve your skills further.

We’re hoping there’s someone out there that can bring something more to the team than the usual, it’s not essential but we’d love to know. So if you happen to have something ‘extra’ to give e.g. videography, coding, please outline in your response.

Apply:

Fancy a conversation?
Please submit a portfolio with your best work and supporting CV to jobs@theobaldfox.com
Please note due to high numbers of applicants we will only be able to respond to those who we’d like to take to the next stage of interview.

Our client is a design & art direction agency working across all kinds of media, mainly within the fashion industry, for some of the worlds most respected high street brands, from furniture to sportswear.

As the company grows, and the industry continues to change, the need for digitally-focussed projects increases, resulting in the need for their first digital designer/artworker to join the team.

The role will primarily be split into two parts; 50% of the time following campaign look and feels to develop marketing for all types of digital roll-out (banners, social media, etc), with the other 50% allowing creative control to develop “online only” campaigns, involving art direction and photo shoots.

The ultimate goal is to find someone young and eager who wants to help build and grow the digital department within the organisation, as well as being efficient, pro-active, and ideally with some experience in digital artworking for e-commerce clients.

As it’s a brand new role, it’s always a little tricky to describe, but for the right person it’s an amazing opportunity to carve out their own role within a great studio for some of the best fashion clients.

For more information then please send a PDF portfolio & CV to Joe at joe@represent.uk.com.

Our client, one of the leading trends and insights consultancies, is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join the team. This consultancy helps clients to harness market trends, understand and adapt to emerging consumer needs, position their business for success, and stay ahead of their competitors.

Working with an enviable list of clients, you will play a key role in maintaining a client-centric culture in the business, helping the business to understand its clients’ needs and desired outcomes, and ensuring the seamless and flawless delivery of projects to clients. You will have mastered the art of being the calm in the storm, be able to motivate and lead diverse teams, solve complex problems, create and implement efficient processes, and keep projects within scope and budget.

You will guide and direct teams to ensure that they stay on track in the delivery and output of projects. You must ensure that projects are always kept within scope and budget, adjusting the course of action where necessary in order to achieve this. You should also be able to identify opportunities within projects for the business to grow.

The ideal candidate will have extensive experience as a project manager in an interactive, advertising, innovation, or branding agency, managing senior clients across a variety of sectors and markets. You will have a proven track record of leading internal teams to successfully deliver large projects in dynamic environments under strict deadlines. Crucially, you will have a keen interest in being part of a team that delivers strategies to ensure that its clients are more prepared for the future more of the time.

You will be highly organised and capable of managing multiple deadlines and stakeholders simultaneously across different time zones, with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to communicate at all levels within a business. Experience using Keynote, Excel and project management systems, with training gained from a project management course is a plus.

We are working with a next generation brand and marketing consultancy, helping companies win by delivering inspired and actionable ideas. With broad expertise our client can solve nearly any challenge: brand, marketing, innovation, design, digital, and analytics.

Working as a team of over 300 employees, with diverse backgrounds and multidisciplinary skills, enables them to bring strategy and imagination to clients’ most difficult challenges. With offices in Atlanta, Berlin, Chicago, Hong Kong, London, New York, Richmond, San Francisco, and Zurich, our client is a truly global consultancy able to solve challenges anywhere in the world.

OUR CLIENT CREATES

– Compelling branding and go-to-market strategies.
– A deeper understanding of what drives ROI and brand value.
– Powerful visual identities, branded environments, and customer experiences.
– Disruptive digital strategies and customer experiences.
– Enhanced brand management, marketing, and innovation capabilities.
– Innovative products, services, and experiences.

JOB DESCRIPTION

– Oversee and lead creative design solutions from conception through implementation that strategically translate and support the brand strategy.
– Partner with Consultants and Creative Directors to define project strategy and translate strategy to the development of creative concepts.
– Responsible for establishing and maintaining a cohesive and successful partnership between our Client and internal creative team.
– Lead creative team and production team to ensure feasibility of design solutions and articulate design principles and guidelines for implementation.
– Proactively maintain expertise in graphic design software packages.
– Participate in new business efforts as requested.
– Manage, mentor and train Creative staff to maintain employee retention and quality standards.
– Partner with Consultants to provide client with estimates, budgets and timelines for the creative portion of each project.
– Present all creative work to client teams.

CAPABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE

– Extensive knowledge of the Adobe creative suite.
– Excellent creative standards.
– Solid interpersonal capabilities along with superlative verbal, visual and written communication skills.
– Comprehensive understanding of design methodologies, user-experience/interface design, information design, and corporate identity/branding.
– Ability to clearly explain and write about design issues and dynamically present ideas to senior management and public groups
Undergraduate degree.

For further information or to apply, please send your CV and latest folio to Kate Wreyford Hind at kateh@represent.uk.com

Anthony Nolan is a charity that saves the life of people with blood cancer. Every day, we match remarkable donors willing to donate their blood stem cells to people who desperately need life saving transplants. We are driven by our Values of passion, patient–focus, accountability, innovation and a desire to improve every day.

Department: Engagement

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Title: Senior Designer
Job Band: Band 2
Reports To: Creative Studio Manager
Direct Reports: Yes
Hours per week: 35 hours
Contract: Permanent
Date: 18 October 2017

Job Profile:

Devise and manage excellent design and creative ideas. Work closely with, and support, the Creative Studio Manager to help manage the design aspect of all marketing communication projects for Anthony Nolan. Take the lead on high profile projects in collaboration with Marketing and other colleagues. Inspire, support and line-manage two direct reports.

Key Responsibilities

These include but are not limited to:

Creative development and management
• Manage and develop visual creative work for Anthony Nolan, including:
o Graphic design
o Typography
o Layout
o Web and digital design
o Illustration
o Imagery
o Photography, photo management and art direction
o Art direction and commissioning of video content

• Feed into the management of workflow of design aspects of the Creative Studio.
• Work with members of the marketing team to devise excellent creative solutions for opportunities throughout Anthony Nolan and our partners.
• With other members of the marketing team, develop the creative element of marketing communication concepts, campaigns and collateral.
• Line manage two designers, oversee their work priorities and development objectives.

Design
• Lead on developing the design and brand character for the graphic element of Anthony Nolan’s brand.
• Take creative projects to final artwork or digital publication stage.
• Work with a wide range of staff to capture and understand messages, facts and figures for developing campaigns.
• Accurately interpret and implement design briefs, according to the organisational strategy and divisional plans.
• Accurately interpret and incorporating design amendments from clients and stakeholders.
• Interpret marketing research and applying learnings to develop appropriate communications.
• Ensure that materials and products are produced on-time and to high standards.
• Work with digital marketing colleagues to ensure the brand is correctly represented online.
• Ensure that Anthony Nolan’s brand is correctly implemented in accordance with brand guidelines.

Project management and project support
• Build excellent relationships with internal stakeholders and provide new ideas and directions to better engage with our external stakeholders.
• Consult with internal clients to understand the purpose of their materials at the start of projects and agree realistic timeframes.
• Work with and manage external suppliers to get the best for Anthony Nolan.
• Work alongside external agencies in the development of appropriate design and concepts for campaigns.
• Manage schedules and sign off processes for individual projects.
• Liaise with internal clients and the design team on projects to ensure excellent customer service is provided to everyone we work with.
• Check and monitor the work of direct reports.
• Any other duties as deemed appropriate and requested by the management.

https://www.anthonynolan.org/jobs/detail/63209

Note: Our Terms and Conditions of Employment can be found on our Website.

http://www.anthonynolan.org/Jobs/Benefits.aspx

This is a great opportunity for a switched on, passionate, and detail driven Production Manager/Creative Artworker to join this highly regarded International branding agency at its’ London studio which focusses on brand strategy and creative in equal measure.

The facts:

As the sole member of the production team, you will be senior enough to work self-sufficiently across all the skills expected of this role. You will have 8+ years of solid creative artworking and production management experience, gained working in a similar creative environment, either a branding agency or media related agency, and you will be able to demonstrate your ability to work in a fast-paced, challenging environment.

Day to day you will be working across anything from developing guidelines, specifications and tools to implement and manage brand identity systems; dealing with suppliers to manage print and other production collateral; Photoshop visualisation and strong layout and typographic skills are essential.

Your folio will showcase exceptional creative flair and honed technical skills as you will be working with talented creatives who will rely on you to bring their ideas to life …. what will really make you stand out from the crowd will be your additional skills in either or After Effects animation, Cinema 4D or basic web building – essentially skills needed for 21st century brand building.

You will of course have a sound understanding of print and production with experience of delivering brand communications, and have solid experience working on scale brand programmes, from concept through to roll-out.

You’ll be:

Meticulous about not only the detail of your artwork, but also a stickler for organisation and planning!

A real team player – passionate with a good positive attitude!

Enthusiastic, proactive and curious

Your superpower:

The ability and skills to bring brands to life from print to screen and beyond

The speed read:

The agency produces branding, printed and digital corporate communications for many different types of businesses. They want a mid-weight digital designer who will happily work for a variety of corporate clients.

The facts:

The position is for a Mid-Weight Digital Designer working alongside and reporting to the Creative Director within the integrated/brand team. The
successful candidate will have deep experience of working with corporate brands and brand design processes and approaches to
create integrated brand ‘worlds’, both on and offline.

Candidates will demonstrate strong understanding of how brands operate, evolve and engage with their audience
through a multi-channel approach and have experience of designing for and producing final assets against this type of
approach.

You are the sort of person who enjoys making sense of a communications brief, as well as relishing the detail, to produce  beautiful, crafted and thoughtful design.

You will work on a wide variety of projects in the team, so you are very adaptable. You can communicate your ideas clearly to clients and colleagues alike. This agency’s clients range from large businesses to SME’s, but you will need to be used to working on communications for large businesses, and enjoy all the challenges and opportunities that come with that.

Strong technical experience and knowledge of workflow for digital are essential as is deep understanding of
best practice within these fields. You’ll be given a lot of autonomy so you need to be able to manage your workload and have good project management skills.

Excellent design craft skills are mandatory, with a strong emphasis on typography and art direction, as well as demonstrable
hands-on skills in the key design packages, preferably with additional experience in animation and motion, although not essential. The design standards are very high and your folio will demonstrate the quality of your work.

You’ll be:

Comfortable with lots of responsibility

Interested in content and messages

Used to presenting to clients

An intelligent, strategic thinker

Really keen to get on and make your mark

Passionate about technology and the latest developments

Outgoing and collaborative

Ideal superpower:

A passion for design and how it helps businesses communicate.

Salary:
£30k – £40k DOE

This integrated agency is looking for a Senior Designer to create work that’s engaging, liked and shared.

The facts:

This medium sized agency in Clerkenwell is looking for a Senior Campaign Designer to join their branding and communications team. You’ll be working in integrated client and sector teams across brand, content and experience to produce outstanding work for global brands and campaigns.  Working closely with Design Directors and Creative Strategists, you will be experienced in working collaboratively with a broad team to produce campaigns that engage and inspire, and maybe even win you some awards.

Day to day you will manage clients and external partners (photographers, directors, producers etc), and also mentor and direct junior/mid-weight team members.  So – confidence and experience in these areas is key.

You will be a perfect mix of strategy and creative, always striving for the ‘big idea’.

You’ll be:

•          A storyteller; able to use design to bring ideas to life across multiple disciplines.
•          A digital and social native; you’ll be able to write scripts and produce treatments that people want to talk about.
•          Keen to push boundaries.
•          An innovative mind set but a rational approach to your projects.
•          Able to communicate and enthuse your clients and colleagues alike.
•          Good at juggling multiple projects.
•          A minimum of five years’ experience.
•          Able to show a folio full of ideas, beautifully executed.

Your superpower:

Creative to the core

If you’re looking for ordinary – look away now. Thumbs Up brings innovation, fun, quality and value to the gifting market. An award-winning, international design and distribution company – Thumbs Up has been bringing quirky gadgets, gifts and homeware to retailers large and small since 2004.

With offices and warehouses in over four countries – Thumbs Up’s logistics and know-how are second to none. From best-selling lines to bespoke product ranges for clients – Thumbs Up leads the pack when it comes to delivering pioneering products at great prices.

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A couple of fantastic opportunities have arisen to join one of the fastest-growing product companies in the industry and Thumbs Up are recruiting for a number of design roles:

• A Junior Graphic Designer to join us within our Twistalicious confectionery brand team and work on delivering concepts for both print and packaging in our ever expanding range.
• A Middleweight Graphic Designer with experience working on licensed product, understanding style guides, product ideation and packaging design.

Your role would include but not be limited to:

• Helping to conceive and develop new product ideas.
• Working as part of a team to research current and future trends, packaging design, presentations and catalogues.
• Design advance sales materials for new products.
• Creating CAD visuals of new products prior to launch.
• Liaising with licensors, factories and with our China office team.
• Attending internal and external meetings with the product development and sales teams.

The ideal candidate would have:

• Fluent understanding of Adobe CS (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop a must).
• Keen eye for composition, a meticulous attention to detail and a real interest in the gift and confectionery industry.
• Have a love for all things packaging from cutter creation to mock-ups and print.
• Have a positive attitude and enthusiasm to take advantage of every learning opportunity.
• Ability to turn around quality work to tight timings.
• Understanding of digital media capabilities and limitations.
• A keen eye on market trends and industry innovation.
• A hard worker and able to cope in an extremely fast-paced environment.
• If applying for our Middleweight Designer role, 2-3 years experience is preferred.

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Please send your CV along with images/link of previous work and letter outlining why you think you’d be suitable for the job. Please do not apply without a portfolio of images of finished projects.

If you can tell a great story with your work, talk with genuine passion about design and creativity and want to challenge yourself in a new design role we’d love to hear from you.

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Strictly no recruiters.

Eight Inc.’s London studio is looking for a Mid-level Designer to work within our growing interdisciplinary studio to create radical, innovative experiences.

A Mid-level Designer contributes to not only the visual direction behind our creative work, but should also help shape the strategic thinking and rationale that underpins it. A high-energy level, entrepreneurial spirit with desire to creating impactful work of the highest quality.

Eight Inc. prides itself in hiring ‘T–Shaped’ people, meaning that while you 
will have a specialism (Interaction design) at which you excel, your role will also include being asked to think and work across all design disciplines to assist 
in the production of physical and digital experiences.

The person must be able to work with direction from more senior creative personnel within the studio, with strong listening skills and the ability to interact with a variety of stages of the creative process, from ideation, to production, 
and implementation.

Responsibilities…
– Work as part of the communications team on design for a variety of commercial clients with a particular strength in interactive design (UI and basic UX) and appreciation for Motion.
– Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the quality of design 
throughout all phases of the project.
– Participate in brand brainstorming sessions and mocking up design ideas 
for client presentations
– Define and develop creative concepts according to brief requirements 
and the client’s objectives
– Identify/create “extras” that bring a proposal or presentation to life that 
can help tell a story in a powerful way
– Collaborate effectively with directors, writers, developers and fellow designer to take a project from initial idea to final output
– Present your ideas to other members of the wider design team
– Be the champion and voice of the user at all times

Qualities…
– Design obsessive, aware of best practice in industry but driven to advance our understanding of its potential
– A proven problem solver and believer in the value of design
– Responsive to unexpected change and ability to quickly adapt to new parameters
– Be flexible in design and able to take direction, feedback and observations with a positive attitude
– Experience within a digitally minded creative agency
– Be able to work and liaise across all departments to produce the best 
response to creative briefs
– Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision
– Basic understanding of latest hardware/software technologies
– Prototyping ability and an understanding of related software is 
advantageous
– 3-6 years professional experience

Eight Inc.’s London studio is looking for a Mid-level Designer to work within our growing interdisciplinary studio to create radical, innovative experiences.

A Mid-level Designer contributes to not only the visual direction behind our creative work, but should also help shape the strategic thinking and rationale that underpins it. A high-energy level, entrepreneurial spirit with desire to creating impactful work of the highest quality.

Eight Inc. prides itself in hiring ‘T–Shaped’ people, meaning that while you 
will have a specialism (Interaction design) at which you excel, your role will also include being asked to think and work across all design disciplines to assist 
in the production of physical and digital experiences.

The person must be able to work with direction from more senior creative personnel within the studio, with strong listening skills and the ability to interact with a variety of stages of the creative process, from ideation, to production, and implementation.

Responsibilities…
– Work as part of the communications team on design for a variety of commercial clients with a particular strength in graphics and branding
– Responsible for accomplishing and maintaining the quality of design throughout all phases of the project
– Participate in brand brainstorming sessions and mocking up design ideas for client presentations
– Define and develop creative concepts according to brief requirements and the client’s objectives
– Identify/create “extras” that bring a proposal or presentation to life that can help tell a story in a powerful way
– Collaborate effectively with directors, writers, developers and fellow designer to take a project from initial idea to final output
– Present your ideas to other members of the wider design team
– Be the champion and voice of the user at all times

Qualities…
– Design obsessive, aware of best practice in industry but driven to advance our understanding of its potential
– A proven problem solver and believer in the value of design
– Responsive to unexpected change and ability to quickly adapt to new parameters
– Be flexible in design and able to take direction, feedback and observations with a positive attitude
– Be able to work and liaise across all departments to produce the best response to creative briefs
– Ability to meet deadlines and multi-task with minimal supervision
– Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) and Keynote at minimum
– 3-6 years professional experience

Daylesford Organic Farm is looking for a talented designer to join our team full-time in London. Daylesford is a growing business with a unique scope across food and drink, organic farming, household goods, floristry, events, workshops, our Cookery School, cottages, education and wellness. As a Designer, you would be responsible for bringing the farm and our brand values to life for customers across our three London farm shops and our flagship in the Cotswolds.

Working with one other Designer and reporting to the Creative Director you will be asked to turn your hand to everything Daylesford requires; from packaging to brochures, signage, photography direction, menus, our seasonal journal, eBooks and digital graphics.

ABOUT YOU
• You must have a passion for food, sustainability, wellness and organic farming.
• Inquisitive and alert – you immerse yourself in design and are enthusiastic about bringing new ideas and design concepts to the table.
• Organised – you have the ability to plan ahead and meet deadlines.
• Flexible – you will be working on multiple projects each day with shifting timelines.
• Proactive – you must be able to work independently to seek out information within Daylesford and beyond to progress your projects.
• Responsible – ability to take responsibility for your own projects and ensure they are delivered on time and to the highest standard.
• Team player – be able to build great relationships within the business and with our suppliers.
• Determined – you always get the job done.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Following creative direction, develop emotionally engaging, consistent visual story-telling throughout our customer’s journey, from the moment they first hear or see our brand and products.
• Create covetable packaging designs which represent the Daylesford brand values.
• Good technical and problem-solving abilities regarding print specifications, packaging construction and product margin.
• Ability to ensure accurate artwork is produced. Experience with print proofs and creating packaging artwork is essential.
• Design and coordinate the seasonal install of signage and messaging with internal and external teams. We have five seasonal changes a year, these require working evenings and early mornings outside of farmshop hours.
• Assess the photography requirements for new projects, coordinate the shoots for print and digital imagery, ensure timely delivery and brand consistency.
• Excellent spelling and grammar required, ideally with the ability to reflect the Daylesford voice in short copywriting.
• Able and keen to mentor and enthuse junior team members.
• You will be expected to travel to the farm shop in the Cotswolds a few times a month.

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS
• Minimum 5 years professional design experience, including food or lifestyle retail.
• Experience in story-telling for customers in a retail or public space.
• Able to lead packaging designs from concept through to artwork.
• Experience in managing a budget, or with sourcing and managing costs.
• Excellent skills in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator & Photoshop.

Salary dependent on experience.
40 hours / week, 9am – 6pm.

Please email a short cover letter of introduction, CV, portfolio (under 10MB) or link to an online portfolio, and salary expectation to amy.devine@daylesford.com

Our client, a multidisciplinary creative agency, are looking for a stellar Account Manager to join their growing team. Working on a major global streetwear and lifestyle brand with substantial budgets, you will be part of the delivery team responding to client briefs across all media, including digital, film, 3D, motion graphics, graphic design, written copy and print.

You will work with members of the Account Team, as well as the Design and Creative Teams, to direct, organise and control project activities under the direction of the Account Director. You will have strong relationships with the client team as their main point of daily contact. An interest in streetwear culture and footwear is desirable but not essential.

Reporting to the Senior Account Manager to support the efficient running of a project, tasks will include building client relationships at operational level through daily client contact and highlighting any opportunities for the Senior Account Manager to develop incremental business and profitability with clients.
Our client is looking for someone with good leadership skills, excellent social and interpersonal skills in person and over the phone, excellent use of written and spoken English, as well as an ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Pro-active and motivated, you must be able to maintain a professional approach at all times, especially under pressure.

Professionally, you will have proven qualities in leadership, through strong interpersonal skills and genuine enthusiasm for a client’s business, as well as honed skills in communication and successful teamwork. As this role is directly client-facing, client management experience is a must.

ABOUT US
Something More Near is a multi-disciplinary agency that helps organisations make the most of moments of transition. We work in the space where business, brand, communications and culture collide. We develop and deliver strategic projects with a strong creative mindset and with imaginative execution. You can see more about us and our current projects at www.somethingmorenear.com
We are currently a small team made up 6 people; the founders – Simon Myers and David Gunn, a Strategist, a Programme Manager, a Curator and Editor (who spend much of her time on www.whitenoise.city). We’re now in need of a top-notch Designer to join this small but growing operation. We are based in London.

THE ROLE
We are looking for a great designer, comfortable in both digital and print, to work with us on projects and with a host of creative partners. The projects will range across creating and evolving brand identities, designing and delivering websites, innovative one-off creative projects, T-shirts and publishing. We are based around a networked model of talent and this role will mean working with a wide range of external talent – illustrators and artists, writers and more. Because our core team is small, the role is a an extremely important one and will offer a range of multi-disciplinary opportunities as well as space to grow as the business grows. The role would suit someone who has some experience and wants to learn new ways of working as well as commit to a different type of agency.

ABOUT YOU
We are looking for someone who:
– Has a minimum of four years experience as a designer with experience working within an agency
– Can demonstrate design excellence and potential
– Can be a collaborative worker and a good communicator
– Can run more than one project at a time
– Can manage others – inside and outside the business effectively
– Can discuss work and projects with clients
– Can bring experience but also wants to learn

We’re looking to recruit as soon as possible. Salary negotiable depending on experience.

ABOUT US
Affiliate World is the world’s largest superaffiliate conference in the rapidly-growing online marketing industry. We hold bi-annual events in Europe and Asia with more than 5000 attendees. In 3 short years, we have grown from a small team to a global company of more than 70 people based across Europe, The Philippines, USA, and Canada. Our industry has always been on the cutting edge of performance marketing and we apply this same mindset to our working set-up offering very flexible working hours, virtual offices and travel to Thailand every December for our flagship event.

ABOUT THE TEAM
You’ll be joining the Live Events Team who are responsible for creating a consistently exceptional experience from start to finish. A team of designers, production managers, coordinators and stage managers collaborate to bring to life all of the live event elements from the exhibition through to the stages, live operations and engaging evening experiences for Affiliate World Europe and Affiliate World Asia. We are made of creative and innovative individuals who get a rush from solving problems and crave a diverse and fast-paced work environment.

Your role and impact in our team
– You’ll be the creative link between the graphic design team and the production team.

– You’ll produce professional creative event design, including stage design, exhibition design, graphic design and environments such as lounges and networking spaces to create the atmosphere and enhance attendee experience.

– You’ll create the flow plan to influence the traffic flow of attendees and how they move through the exhibition and experience the stands, displays and communal areas.

– You’ll illustrate and communicate your ideas and concepts to your peers and senior management effectively through mood boards, storyboards and 3D visualisation.

– You’ll coordinate and lead event projects with the design and production teams in order to bring your vision from paper to physical reality.

– You’ll supervise the installation process of your designs and ensure it brings your vision to life as intended.

ABOUT YOU
-You are a leader with proven experience in both leading large projects and mentoring young designers and co-workers.

-You are fully versed in drawing and design production using Autocad and are able to produce high-quality, self-checked work.

-You are an effective communicator with the proven ability to sell your ideas to stakeholders in any given project.

-You care deeply about a strong artistic sense and you have excellent creative conceptualization.

-You drive change actively as you believe everything can be constantly improved.

-You’re outgoing, friendly and a strong sense of team spirit, confident and dedicated.

-You’ve demonstrated the ability to work under pressure, utilise initiative and meet deadlines.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES YOU’LL NEED
-Degree or diploma in industrial design or related discipline.

-3+ years of experience for an event communication agency or for an event management team in-house.

-Photoshop and Illustrator are essential, hand sketch skill will be an advantage.

-An excellent 3D designer who can conceptualise ideas and bring to realisation as 3D environments and able to render in Autocad, Vectorworks or Cinema 4D.

WHAT YOU’LL GET FROM US
-Enjoy an unlimited holiday allowance. Yes, actually. As long as your work is done to schedule, we don’t mind when you do it.

-Fit work around your life. We work in the current age – not the dark ages. We use virtual offices allowing the ability to split your time between working from our London base and remotely from home (or a desert island!) – all you need is a stable internet connection.

-Master new skills and develop your role. Dream big and we’ll give you the opportunity to take on more responsibility and develop yourself.

-Travel the world! With annual trips to Bangkok in December our European location in July to see your work come to life.

-Make work”mates”. We believe the key to success is happy and fulfilled people. We have a friendly and supportive work environment which attracts and rewards talent and hard work.

Applications close by 25 October 2017. We are looking for the right person so we will schedule interviews ahead of the cut-off date if your application stands out.

Want to be part of an ambitious bunch?
We currently looking for a talented Senior Designer with branding and digital experience that wants to create great work with amazing people at our London studio.

If you share this ambition to do great work and take your career to the next level then this could be a fantastic opportunity for you. Everyone at Dusted loves to create inspired work, pushing ideas via collaborative thinking and always going beyond expectations. We know realising that ambition takes hard work and dedication, but here it’s always with a smile on our faces.

The qualities we look for
You’ll fit in really well if you love creativity and design, enjoy working in a strong team and you’re down-to-earth enough not to take yourself too seriously. We are a dynamic business where everyone takes responsibility and contributes to our collective success.

What do we expect from you?
We are looking for someone who has the ability to think big, be conceptual but also have the passion and dedication to craft every design detail. We like our designers to have the skills and flexibility to work across all aspects of a project. You will be working with a team of like minded individuals in a lead role within the design team on multiple clients and projects.

You will ideally have all of the following qualities:

– A creative thinker, able to originate your own ideas
– Brand experience, with the expertise to bring to life a businesses personality, voice, and values
– A passion for design with the skill set to execute with style and flair
– Experienced in both online and offline environments especially with a good understanding of design for digital
– You will need to be proactive, highly motivated, organised, and will be responsible to deliver to deadlines
– A team player who works well as part of a wider group
– Experienced in an agency or branding driven environment
– Confident and comfortable with presenting your work in client facing scenarios

So what type of projects will you work on?
– Our clients can range from established global businesses to disruptive start ups, so lots of variety
– We have a large focus on branding and rebranding leading businesses who are often on growth curves
– The scope of projects will often start with a brand creation piece (including naming) and will often roll through to delivering all the audience touch points including: digital, print, exhibition, merchandise, apps and video
– Our client focus is on financial, professional, business and technical services within the B2B sector.

What we can offer you?
We’re an independently owned business which means we make our own decisions and control our future. We value our team and aim to create a great place to work: we offer 28 days holiday as standard, you also get your birthday off, a career path with performance reviews, we have both summer and winter parties (all expenses paid), and a company pension scheme. We also have great coffee and table tennis plus we run ‘Peek’ a series of talks which see professionals from diverse and cutting edge creative partner businesses invited in for an informal chat, showcase, Q&A and pizza, and finally every Friday we have studio drinks!

So drive, ambition, skills, commitment and graft are all balanced by teamwork, laughs and equality – creating an enjoyable working studio culture for all.

We offer a competitive salary package which will depend upon your experience.

Please send your CV and Portfolio (pdfs below 5MB please), only successful candidates will be contacted.

The speed read:

This integrated agency produces branding, printed and digital corporate communications for many different types of businesses. They are currently looking for a midweight designer to join one of their teams focusing solely on one of their key clients within the energy sector to work across a variety of applications including print, digital and experiential.

The facts:

You will be a highly creative midweight designer looking to take your next step within the area of corporate comms. Focusing on one the agency’s key clients, you will be involved in all of their output including editorial design, campaigns, generating experiential concepts and mood boards for high end corporate events and potentially some packaging. Experience and an interest in digital and motion graphics is not obligatory, but is a real plus. You will be hands on from concept to delivery. You are the sort of person who enjoys making sense of a communications brief, as well as relishing the detail, to produce beautiful, crafted and thoughtful design. You can communicate your ideas clearly to clients and colleagues alike. The pace is quick, but there is a real opportunity here to climb the ranks from a midweight to a senior designer and become a key member of the team in good time. 

This grown up and flourishing agency is situated in beautiful offices in central London, with a network of other offices around the world. They offer a great working environment and excellent benefits to their employees. The design standards are very high and your folio will need to demonstrate the quality of your work.

You’ll be:

Full of ideas coupled with the ability to visualise them across campaigns

A strong typographic designer 

Possess a proactive and positive attitude

Able to bring content and messages to life

A clear and confident communicator
Ambitious and looking to progress

If you have experience in digital & motion graphics – this is great bonus!

Ideal superpower:

A passion for design and how it helps businesses communicate.

AllofUs are looking for a UX Designer to provide hands-on leadership and collaboration through all stages of designing innovative digital products, services, and experiences at our studio in London. You should have at least 5-7 years of experience under your belt with a great portfolio of work with a heavy focus on digital.

We’re an independent design & venturing studio with work that can go from helping Google design a product, a mobile platform for Serpentine Galleries, R&D for Nestlé, installations and a lot more. We’re a small studio so you’ll be able to make an impact, get involved and gain some great experience.

You are:
– A well-rounded UX generalist with some unique superpowers to throw into the mix;
– Driven by deep empathy and insatiable curiosity;
– Someone with an entrepreneurial spirit who sees design as a powerful tool for solving all kinds of customer and business problems;
– Methodical, yet experimental, a maker and breaker of process;
– A natural facilitator who can effectively structure and manage the messy process of idea generation and synthesis;
– A learner and sharer of knowledge, insight, culture, and stories.

Key Requirements:
– Your most recent roles were leaning into project leadership with the client and peer mentorship with your teams.
– Experience with user-centered and design thinking methodologies and deliverables.
– Depth in prototyping and interaction skills for detailed design.
– Experience with best-in-class design tools including CS, InVision, Sketch, Principle, etc.
– Familiarity/experience with lean product development and agile software development methodologies.

Our client is an innovative, award-winning artist representation agency based in East London, who have established an immaculate reputation for producing inspiring campaigns and strong communication strategies across the creative sector. With a ground-breaking, multi-disciplinary approach to the arts, this agency works with some of the most talented artists in the industry, and have built-up an impressive portfolio of clients around the globe.

They are in search of a bright, enthusiastic Business Development and Marketing Executive with a proactive and creative mind to join the team. As a leading ambassador to the agency, the successful candidate will be responsible for driving new business through reaching out to prospective clients. You will also support the agency’s key marketing and promotional activities. Besides being highly articulate, literate and numerate, you will be proactive, trustworthy, out-going, and motivated to produce strong work.

A natural communicator, you are passionate about promoting the represented artists and their bodies of work while actively generating new business opportunities. This flair for language and genuine passion when talking about these artists will also carry over to your marketing efforts, mostly via social media copywriting and campaigns. It goes without saying that you have a firm understanding of the advertising, arts, branding and communications sectors. Additionally to this, experience across illustration, photography or design would be preferable.

The ideal candidate will have at least two years’ experience in a similar role in PR, Marketing, or Business Development, preferably within the cultural sector. You must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, be eager to have ownership of initiatives, be extremely well organised, and be committed to grow within the company. Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Apple Keynote, and an understanding of marketing platforms is an absolute must, and fluency in at least one foreign language would be favourable.

This is a very exciting and unique opportunity for a driven and creative individual to take the reigns in their career and work alongside a group of inspiring artists and clients.

The Speed Read:
This leading corporate communications agency are looking for a Junior Account Manager to join their team. The agency produce a wide range of communication materials for B2B clients across corporate reporting, employee engagement, sustainability strategy, digital and social. You should have experience of delivering these elements.

The Facts:
You’ll be a junior/mid-weight AM to deliver top-notch client service, build client relationships and work across a range of project types, from communications campaigns and reporting programmes, to strategy and research projects, covering a mix of print, digital and social work streams. You will be involved in all stages, from end to end. You will need to be able to engage with and understand the strategic direction of projects and this will include helping to develop briefs and define the scope of works, setting budgets and schedules against these project plans. You’ll need to be able to translate client briefs and insights into deliverables therefore a good knowledge of print and digital is helpful.

You need to have the experience to actively deliver projects, effectively able to manage time spent on jobs and with the diplomacy and knowledge to successfully manage suppliers to ensure good project profitability.

You’ll have day to day client contact so you need to be thoroughly organised with a great can do attitude. In some instances you will be reporting to an Account Director, whereas at other times you will be working quite autonomously and independently on small-medium sized projects.

You may be asked to assist your AD in the development of existing accounts and you will have opportunities to contribute to new business, inputting into proposals and possibly attending pitches.

You’ll be:
You will be a dedicated and ambitious person, a team player with a can do attitude.

Your Superpower:
Efficiency and likeability

As a new role within Eight Inc., the Senior Service Designer is responsible for establishing and formalising all aspects of the service design process as a function within Eight Inc..

A successful candidate’s core strength lies in their ability to ‘see’ and envision human-centred experiences that connect the dots between people, products, services, communications and environment, and they will be passionate about nurturing this mindset and skill in others.

They will be expected to engage clients in how our service design thinking and solutions can help them to be successful in a competitive, fast-paced world.
And will be able to confidently present and help clients sell these solutions through the organisation.

Design leading…
● Lead and develop people-centric, end-to-end service experiences that result in measurable improvements to our clients’ key business metrics
● Create design briefs based on project proposals and client feedback and KPIs
● Supports in all aspects of the service design process to help frame problems, define insights, create compelling visions, and develop service concepts and prototypes, including:
— User Research
— Co-creation and workshop facilitation — Experience mapping
— Business Design
● Be opinionated and keen to discuss the design being done within and outside Eight Inc.
● Contributes to and supports with the writing of proposals
● Contributes to thought leadership to support our experience
design positioning
● Embraces and harnesses new technologies
● Has an understanding of how user research should be integrated
into a project and a good understanding of all the other skill sets and expertise within Eight Inc.

Project driving…
● Manage and oversee the delivery of a range of projects, defining project scope, goals and deliverables in collaboration with key stakeholders
● Work with the Programme team and Project Directors to engage the most appropriate skill sets on each project
● Work with and engage the support of the Finance department in budgeting, monitoring the financial health of the project, and ensuring monthly set revenue targets are met
● Contribute to and participate in post-project reviews
● Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises,
and devise contingency plans Client facing…
● Analyse and respond to client briefs in a timely manner
● Establish relationships and liaise with key stakeholders throughout
the project lifecycle
● Issue regular status reports and troubleshoot problem areas
● Seek out, identify and respond to new business opportunities
● Identify, analyse and resolve risk

Team building…
● Communicate and define project roles, responsibilities and expectations to member at the start and for the duration of each project
● Break down business, user, and technology requirements into digestible components for the design team
● Instill project teams with the confidence and discipline to explore innovative design solutions while respecting client deadlines
● Manage and maintain team motivation and morale, offering emotional and logistical support
● Engage with freelancers and staff from other Eight Inc. offices enlisted to support the project team, as and when required
● Manage different teams in parallel
● Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team

Qualities…
● Collaborative approach and nature
● Strong knowledge and experience of service design methodologies
● Proven experience of iterative prototyping
● Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
● Strong commercial awareness
● Ability to respond positively and calmly to shifting priorities, demands
and timelines
● A strong work ethic and a passion for drawing out and driving
creativity and innovation
● Proven understanding of business systems and processes
● Entrepreneurial spirit and self-starter
● Proven problem-solving skills
● Ability to work well under pressure often under critical deadlines

Please email CV and portfolio to soper@eightinc.com

The Speed Read:

We are looking for a talented mid-weight graphic designer to join this highly regarded truly multi-disciplinary agency working in the fields of branding, industrial product and environments design.

The Facts:

As part of a large creative team, you will have a minimum of 4 years’ experience preferably working in larger teams and have had plenty of experience of presenting your work.  In addition, any experience of working within a multi-disciplinary environment would be preferable.  This role would definitely be more suitable to someone happy to work as part of a large team.

The agency is made up of a large design led team of graphic, product, interiors, digital and motion designers – so you will gain exposure to some very exciting work.  You will be ideas led, with crafted graphic design skills, with strong typographic and layout skills.

Day to day you will be working with designers across a range of disciplines for a range of global brands, and your role will see you working on the graphic design aspect – anything from brand, print, digital and communications ideas.  As a solid mid-weight, you will take responsibility for your work, and your part in the team.  You will be driven to create world standard work.

You will relish the opportunity of presenting your work, and demonstrate an ability to talk confidently and passionately to your peers and clients, and you should be comfortable talking through your process and rationale.

From a design perspective, your portfolio will be beautifully executed – your typography and layout skills will be impeccable, and you should also show your process/thinking.

You’ll be:

Confident but not arrogant, with high standards of design

Ambitious and pro-active, but willing to learn

Nice to have around

Your superpower:

Ideas led with crafted execution

Location: London, Aldgate East

Long Tall Sally is the global go-to for tall style. We don’t just dress tall women; we celebrate tall women. We’re the world’s leading tall retailer with stores, websites and catalogues for UK, North American and European customers. With seriously ambitious expansion plans, ours is a business that stands tall, in every way.

We are looking for an In-House Creative Artworker who has experience working in a fast-paced environment yet has the best attention to detail. You must have a minimum of 3 years commercial experience as an artworker preferably in retail mail order and be an expert in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop. An excellent knowledge of artwork is essential and you will have experience preparing files for print

Job Purpose
To support the Graphic Designers creating accurate artwork in all areas of print design for catalogue layouts, direct mail and POS.

Key Responsibilities
• Working closely with the designers, copywriter, retoucher and colleagues in the marketing department to take catalogues in all territories from design to print ready artwork
• Preparing direct mail to print ready artwork
• Amending, checking, pre-flighting all artwork
• Flagging up potential artwork errors and fixing as necessary
• Communicating with editorial, buying, merchandising and QC teams to make sure all content is accurate
• Liaise with the appropriate people/departments to ensure every job is delivered on time and to standard
• Supporting the designers throughout the execution of campaigns and projects
• Assist in proof reading all collateral
• To undertake other duties as may be determined from time to time within the general scope of the position
• Ensuring all artwork adheres to brand guidelines
• Actively contribute toward optimising ways of working within artwork production to improve workflow

Key Skills
• Photoshop
• In-Design
• Illustrator
• Strong knowledge of artwork, pre-press and repro procedures
• Multi tasker with a keen eye for detail and works to deadlines
• Team player, able to work collaboratively across design, marketing and PR
• Take responsibility for managing his/her own workload
• Good time keeping and organisational skills to cope with several projects at a time in multiple languages
• Able to work independently but also possess a willingness to learn and improve skills and knowledge
• Possess excellent communication and team working skills
• Outstanding attention to detail
• Experience of the print industry and processes
• Experience working in mail order
• Solid experience of working within a studio environment
• Ability to work to tight deadlines under pressure keeping a positive outlook
• Knowledge of Dutch or German would be an advantage but is not essential

A luxury fashion house with a beautiful aesthetic is looking for a Senior Print Designer with a similarly exquisite book. You will be au fait with print processes and finishes, foils, embossing, stock etc. Although a fashion house, fashion exposure is not essential, although luxury is a must. Their identity is clean and simple, minimalist and contemporary, almost Scandinavian. Elegance through simplicity must be seen in all of your projects. This is a purist graphic design role with very little art direction however, it will mentor and work alongside another superb Mid-weight Designer. Ideally you would have come from a boutique design agency such as Made Thought, Mind or Construct although this is not essential as long as your folio demonstrates a superb graphic sensibility and charm throughout.

We’re looking for an aspiring project manager / digital producer to join our small but highly talented and creative team for a few months.

If you’d like to help a growing ethical design studio produce great work and inspire positive social and environmental change then this is the position for you. You will have a keen eye for great design, be disturbingly well organised (and can organise everyone else too), have a razor sharp attention to detail and get satisfaction from delivering things that are of the very highest quality. You will be able to communicate crystal clearly, enjoy learning about new things and have a good sense of humour.

In return you’ll receive priceless training and experience from our expert team that will provide you the best possible start to your career in the world of design and creative production. A living wage employer, we are a relaxed but hugely passionate team for whom work-life balance and wellness and wellbeing are just as important as the production of great work.

Some previous experience of producing digital projects would be an advantage, but is not a pre-requisite for this role. You will be expected to demonstrate how your education, extra-curricular and transferable experience and skills will enable you to meet our needs.

Role: Junior Producer & Content Editor (Intern)
Position type: Intern (2 months)
Location: West Dulwich
Hours: 32 per week
Salary: We are a living wage employer

RESPONSIBILITIES

Your core areas of responsibility will include:

• Project Management
• Supplier Management
• Quality Assurance
• Web Editing & Content Entry

Project Management
• Assisting in the delivery of all projects to be on time and on budget
• Assisting with project planning and monitoring
• Managing our online Project Management systems (Basecamp, Trello etc.)
• Communicating with the team on tasks and priorities

Supplier Management
• Liaising with developers and other suppliers on project delivery
• Production of developer briefs and progress and status reports
• Communication with developers of expectations and changes

Quality Assurance
• Carrying out responsive website and software testing across devices and resolutions
• Tracking and reporting issues and bugs
• Management of issue and bug tracking software

Web Editing & Content Entry
• Support on content management and asset production for websites
• Support with the production of online multimedia content
• Lead on the production of email newsletters
• Support on the ongoing management of social media platforms (Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn etc.)

Other
• Take minutes and produce contact reports after key meetings and phone calls
• Assist in the day to day running of Wolf&Player

ABILITIES & EXPERIENCE

1. Experience, education or interest in design or creative production
2. Experience, education or interest in digital technologies
3. Experience of using IT to manage task and project workflows
4. Experience of, or ability and willingness to, take responsibility for management of people (often remote)
5. Experience of, or ability and willingness to, understand and adhere to budgets
6. Experience of balancing multiple projects simultaneously
7. Ability to work to deadlines
8. Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing at a variety of levels
9. Ability to make decisions and problem solve independently
10. Ability to plan and prioritise own work and the work of others
11. Ability to show initiative for own development and learning

ABOUT WOLF&PLAYER
Creative, honest, and ethical design and communication

We are a London based creative studio that exists to help inspire positive environmental and social change. As the partner of choice for companies predominantly in the impact sector, we help them make a difference, be disruptive, go further.

We love handling all kinds of graphic design, campaign communications, product development and project management for all on and offline media.

• Campaign strategy and planning
• Brand, identity and system design
• Graphic and interaction design
• Production and technical
• Analysis and evaluation
• Project management and support

We’re always looking for people with a vision for change that we can help make reality. People like you.

As an integrated marketing agency we offer total marketing solutions such as customer insight, brand positioning, strategic planning, design and print design, media buying and promotional campaigns. Our clients include a range of small to large businesses such as Caffé Nero and Marriott.

We are recruiting a Midweight Designer to work alongside a small team of designers and assist our Creative Director and Head of Design. You will be conceptualising, designing and artworking high quality and engaging marketing campaigns and branding for a range of clients from household names to owner operator businesses.

You will be a highly creative concept led designer who can work equally well designing offline and digital concepts. We are a fast paced agency and it is a must that you can work creatively and independently to a tight deadline. It is essential you will come from a design or marketing agency, and have experience in working to creative briefs from conceptualisation to completion.

As we are a full service agency we will be looking for an all round designer who can make a genuine contribution to the team. You must demonstrate having experience in brand development, print design (posters, flyers etc), digital design (eshots, web banners, websites) and artworking skills.

Key Responsibilities:

– Report to the Creative Director on the following:

– Deliver inspirational conceptual work
– Day to day design management and artworking
– Delivering client pitches and presentations
– Assisting and improving design workflow
– Delivering final artwork to agreed deadlines and specifications
– Organise and chair creative brainstorms for specific projects
– Ensure consistency with the studio in design techniques, processes and filing
– Artworking brand collateral at client requests
– Advising on photography brief and art direction
– Research and be knowledgeable about current and future design trends
– Act as support and guidance for our Junior Designer and Freelancers
– File preparation for print

Key Skills:

– Strong creative flair with the ability to develop unique and exciting concepts
– 3 to 5 years experience in agency or relevant marketing/design environment
– Fully competent in Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator (After effects/Premier will be a plus)
– Innovative and keen to experiment with new creative techniques, media and formats
– Strong time management skills and ability to meet deadlines
– Reliable, supportive and positive

Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity – apply now with CV and portfolio!

Founded in 2012, EverythingInBetween is a small graphic design studio based in Shoreditch, London. With a focus on visual identity and branding, our work spans a wide range of sectors and manifests in an equally wide range of applications.

We’re looking for an intelligent, ambitious, ideas-led designer who can match excellent conceptual thinking with a meticulous eye for detail and finely crafted execution across both 3D and 2D. We expect you to share our passion for all aspects of the design process. A creative problem solver who isn’t afraid to challenge the brief and actively embrace explorations into the unknown, working until the project is the best it can possibly be. With a passion for creativity and brands, it is essential you are personable, committed, confident, organised, enthusiastic, curious and highly motivated. It’s also critical that you are comfortable managing projects and clients as well as being confident collaborating with others in the studio.

This role will suit someone at a mid/senior level in their career who’s looking for the opportunity to develop into a key, leading member of the team which is currently six people.

Essential for the role:

— Minimum 5 years experience as an employed graphic designer
— Passionate about graphic design and branding
— Experience creating identities applied across multiple touch points
— Examples of thoughtful, imaginative and refined work
— Impeccable typographic skills and obsessive typesetting abilities
— Ability to apply design thinking to spaces and structures
— A proven record of meeting short deadlines
— Excellent organisational and time-management skills
— Flexible, motivated and driven
— Intelligent, opinionated and resourceful
— Happy to step in and help on other projects
— In-depth print production knowledge
— Experience of 3d design production
— Ability to clearly and passionately communicate and present your ideas
— Culturally aware
— Confidence in your ability and a desire to push yourself further
— Exceptional understanding of Adobe Creative Suite
— Excellent spoken and written English

Desirable:

– Passion for hospitality, architecture and the built environment
– Knowledge of 3D visualising software
– Front-end coding/design experience

This is an exciting time to join EIB as we build upon the successful beginnings of the business in a relatively short space of time. In return for all of the above we’re offering the opportunity to work within a small, friendly and down-to-earth team all pulling in the same direction to create work for our clients which compels and captivates. You’ll have the opportunity to grow with the company, carving out an important role for yourself which can stimulate and satisfy in equal measure.

How to Apply:

Please submit your CV and a PDF portfolio of your work along with a covering email of no more than 100 words. The cover letter should clearly explain why you are interested in joining the team and what you can bring to the role. Please ensure that you title your email ‘Mid/Senior Graphic Designer: Firstname Surname’.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited for interview within the next two weeks. Please note that unfortunately we will only be able to respond to applicants selected for interview.

No recruitment agencies please.

Hello! We are jones knowles ritchie
We are a global design agency with 26 years experience of helping brands grow and succeed through the medium of design. Proudly independent since 1990, we are answerable to our clients and their brands, not a corporate group or their shareholders. We focus relentlessly on doing one thing well – helping brands get noticed and chosen by amplifying what makes them unique. If a brand has visual equity we unlock it. If it hasn’t, we create it.

The Role
Our Creative Services team is a critical agency team; it’s the lynchpin between design, visualising, artwork, new business, client services, finance and project delivery. . The Creative Services role ensure the right people are involved at every stage of a project from pitch to final delivery. Close to the day to day running of client campaigns, the Creative Services Assistant has their ear to the ground and knows what’s going on, so is best placed to ensure resources are working on the right thing, agency process is being followed and issues are spotted quickly and resolved. The Creative Services Assistant ensures everyone knows what’s going on, what’s coming next and escalating any potential risks or blocks to the right person.
Reporting to our Creative Services Manager and working collaboratively with another creative services assistant this is an exciting, dynamic role at the heart of the agency.

Responsibilities
To schedule work into the Studio, in collaboration with the Design Directors.
To advise on availability for both internal and external resource and any associated design support required. To update daily work schedules for all studio areas.
To arrange briefings and to coordinate internal reviews in line with agreed timings and to ensure they are adhered to.
General admin support when appropriate, i.e., asset management, booking meetings with external suppliers, art buying, diary co-ordination, PO raising etc.

Requirements
Min 2+ years experience working in a creative agency
Background in resource management, account management, production, or project management
Experience working on design in a resource management, account management or project management role
Experience of working effectively under pressure
Open, approachable and diplomatic
Highly organised and flexible
Commercially aware
Excellent negotiation skills
A problem solver

Benefits
Pension – jkr will match your pension contribution between 3% and 7% of your salary
Private health care via Vitality
Discretionary annual bonus
Life assurance policy
Income protection policy
20 days holiday per year plus Christmas closing
Childcare vouchers
Cycle to work scheme
Season Ticket Loan
Breakfast

OVERVIEW

The Campaign Against Living Miserably (CALM) is dynamic organisation dedicated to the prevention of male suicide, the single biggest killer of men under the age of 45. We campaign to raise awareness of this issue and to promote culture change, so that more men feel able to open up and take action to live positively. CALM also runs a professional helpline and webchat service which supports 6,000 men each month.

Following a period of rapid growth, we have created this new role to focus on the development of content in-house and support our growing programme of campaigns and communications, as well as ensuring CALM’s fundraising and engagement activities are well resourced. This is a creative, multi-disciplinary role operating the heart of a fast-paced, growing team. It is well-suited to an individual who thrives when working agency-style across multiple briefs and managing competing priorities.

A quick grasp of and flair for the CALM brand personality and tone of voice is essential, as this role produces content for our key channels in web and print. This role will embrace the CALM community’s wealth of stories, imagery and UGC to create compelling, engaging, authentic content which speaks to men on their own terms and on their own turf.

OVERALL ROLE

Deliver content to support CALM’s programme of communications and campaigns, fundraising and engagement activities
Deliver on-brand materials that communicate CALM’s positioning and personality
Contribute to the creation and delivery of CALM’s annual content calendar, aligning to campaign themes and focus

RESPONSIBILITIES

Designing, building and editing content – graphics, video and audio – for web and print, against briefs developed with the wider CALM team
Managing workflow against priorities and maintaining excellent visibility and communication for wider team
Managing additional external production support where necessary (volunteers and agencies)
Contributing to content capture briefs; occasional content capture – photography, videography, audio recording
Contributing to the ongoing development and maintenance of CALM’s brand and tone of voice
Contributing to CALM strategy for creative production and content curating/creation
Supporting the Office Admin Assistant to secure and maintain relationships with printers for timely and cost-effective production
Supporting quarterly CALMzine production: magazine layouts, repro for illustrator and artist contributions, building templates
Managing archive of audiovisual content captured through CALM campaigns, events and milestone moments
Maintaining ongoing archive of CALM collateral and assets including permissions and licensing

PERSON SPECIFICATION

E = essential, D = desirable

A strong portfolio of work that demonstrates production of high-quality, distinctive content and creative work (E)
Graduate level in media or content production, with at least 2-3 years’ industry experience (E)
Digital native, confident producing and curating content for social media and web-based channels (E)
Fluent in core Adobe CC programmes (or equivalent) – specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator (E)
Fluent in Adobe Premiere OR Final Cut Pro (E)
Competent in content capture: photography, videography and audio recording (E)
Strong organisational and time management skills (E)
Happy working to multiple briefs and across competing priorities (E)
Passion for preventing male suicide and developing an engaging brand for men (D)

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